2017 Toyota Harrier facelift gets new turbo engine with 232 hp

Jun 02, 2017 | Same topic: Newest & coolest car concepts
This new mid-size SUV will officially go on sale at the end of June in Japan.
According to Sanko Autom - a Japanese car sales site, the 2017 Harrier SUV of Toyota will receive an update and it is expected to arrive at Japanese dealerships this June.
 
Angular front of the Toyota Harrier

The 2017 Toyota Harrier will receive an update and it is expected to arrive at Japanese dealerships this June.

The Toyota Harrier has been upgraded with an all-new 8AR-FTS 2.0 litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine along with the existing 3ZR-FAE 2.0 litre NA and 2AR-FXE 2.5 litre Atkinson cycle used in the hybrid version.

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The new 2.0-liter turbo engine will push out 232 hp at 5,200-5,800 rpm and 350 Nm of torque at 1,650-4,400 rpm. Power is fed to the wheels through a 6-speed automatic transmission. Meanwhile, the Harrier with outgoing 3ZR-FAE still comes with a Super CVT-i, and the Harrier Hybrid features an e-CVT one.
 
Rear view of the Toyota Harrier

The new 2.0-liter turbo engine will push out 232 hp at 5,200-5,800 rpm and 350 Nm of torque at 1,650-4,400 rpm

Not only does the 2017 Toyota Harrier with new turbo engine have changes in hardware, its styling is also refreshed. Correspondingly, the car will get revised LED headlights, a new set of 18-inch alloy wheels, performance dampers, a black and red interior together with optional suede/leather upholstery. As for other variants, it seems that the Japanese carmaker will offer TRD and Modellista styling kits.
 
The Toyota Harrier's cabin

The car will get a black and red interior together with optional suede/leather upholstery

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To further safe driving, all new trim levels will be given the Toyota Safety Sense P active safety suite counting the pre-collision system with pedestrian pre-collision function – vehicle and pedestrian detection, dynamic radar cruise control and lane departure alert with steering assist function. 
 


2017 Toyota Harrier (facelift) with a 2.0L turbo engine