2017 Toyota Hilux Revo to premiere in Thailand later this year with new entry-level model

Updated Jun 03, 2021 | Same topic: Most Updated Car Concept

The 2017 Toyota Hilux Revo is expected to monopolize Thai market in Q3 2017.
The 2016 Toyota Hilux Revo was introduced at Thai Motor Expo in December last year. This year, 2017 model is speculated to debut in Q3 with similar design as the outgoing version. However, Toyota will provide a Deckless option for the Standard Cab (Single Cab).
Angular front of the 2016 Toyota Hilux Revo at Thai Motor Expo

The 2016 Toyota Hilux Revo was introduced at Thai Motor Expo in December last year

The new Hilux Revo Standard Cab will be offered in 4X2 2.4J, 4X2 2.7J, 4X2 2.4J Plus short-wheelbase, 4X2 2.8J Plus and 4X4 2.8J configurations. Furthermore, the Deckless is likely to sit behind the Hilux 4x2 2.4J as a new entry-level model.

According to the manufacturer, the 2017 Standard Cab will come with new features including LED high-mount stop lamp, chrome front grille, chrome side mirrors with power adjustment and integrated turn signals along with chrome door handles, electric windows. In addition, the pick-up truck is also furnished with 2-speaker audio system with CD, AUX/USB port and Bluetooth, ABS with EBD and driver, passenger and knee airbags.
2017 Toyota Hilux Revo without the trunk

The 2017 Standard Cab will come with new features

Toyota’s customers can take options among one petrol and three diesel engines. The petrol engine is a 2TR-FE 2.7-litre Dual VVT-i 4-cylinder engine pushing out 164hp and 245 Nm of torque, coupled with a 5-speed manual transmission.
A boy with two models of the Toyota Hilux Revo

Toyota’s customers can take options among one petrol and three diesel engines

Meanwhile, three diesel engines contain a 2.4L 2GD-FTV 4-cylinder unit with 148hp and 343 Nm of torque and a 2.8L1GD-FTV 4-cylinder engine producing 170hp and 343 Nm of torque. In both two engines, power is fed to the wheels via a 5-speed manual transmission. Lastly, a 2.8L 1GD-FTV is the most powerful one which can deliver 175hp and 420 Nm of torque. Particularly, this unit of the Toyota Hilux is the only engine mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.

2017 Hilux Revo Exterior & Interior

Know more about Toyota Hilux 2024

Toyota Hilux

The Toyota Hilux 2024 is a midsize pickup offered in the local market as both fleet and regular units. Toyota Hilux Prices Philippines range from PHP 879,000 to PHP 2,166,000 with 13 variants, spanning from the basic cab & chassis 4x2 model to the range-topping GR Sport 4x4. It is also available in two turbodiesel engine options and four gearbox choices, accompanied by eight exterior colors. Dimensions start at 5,285mm in height, 1,800mm in width, and 1,700mm in height, with a wheelbase of 3,085mm. Among the rivals to the Toyota Hilux in the market are the Mitsubishi Strada, Nissan Navara, Ford Ranger, and the Isuzu D-Max.

This popular pickup continues to evolve and slowly move upmarket after gaining luxuries. The most significant revolutionary jump of the Hilux happened in 2004 when the seventh generation of the model was introduced. It was the first 21st-century iteration of Toyota's pickup. It is also the first generation to ride on Toyota’s new Innovative Multi-purpose Vehicle architecture. It provided improved safety, better ride comfort, modern D-4D diesel engines, more interior space, and a more modern aerodynamic body.

The current 8th generation offers a more refined and stylish design than its predecessor, but the tradition of being a tough pickup continues. It received a much-awaited refresh in 2020. 

₱ 879,000 - ₱ 2,166,000