Standing at the tender height of 5’5″, I power jumped my small frame into one of the biggest vehicles I’ve ever driven and feel in love with the drive. The rugged, yet stylish, Toyota 4Runner TRD had me wishing I planned a trip to tour Mount Rushmore or create a sand storm near the roads of Las Vegas (just kidding). Seriously, I felt like a warrior woman driving this vehicle on the road. Nearly, every man that spotted me inside the 2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD turned their heads in a look of admiration.
This vehicle is perfect for the adventurous thrill seekers anxious to man handle a vehicle over a rugged trail with up-to five passengers. Let’s get the full details of 2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD Off Road Premium:
The Thriller Seekers New Love: 2017 Toyota 4Runner TRD-Off Road Premium
Does Car Seats Fit In The Toyota 4 Runner?
Absolutely, I was able to install my toddler car seat with ease (see video below). The Toyota 4Runner TRD comes with a set of three tether anchors and two sets of lower anchors making it easier to latch your child car seat into place safely.
The Toyota 4 Runner Interior Space
This 4Runner fits 5 passengers rather comfortably with enough room for your travel luggage which features a sliding rear cargo deck. The interior style matches each ruggedness with durable chrome and black handles, yet it keeps you connected with a 6.1 inch touch screen display. Plus, you’ll be comfortable with the heated and ventilated front row seating.
It comes with the perks of navigation, advanced voice recognition, smart stop technology, and break assist. Plus all the other bells and wristle you would expect from a standard vehicle. The cargo area has a family style power outlet allowing you to utilize all of gadgets with ease.
Drive & Speed
The Toyota 4 Runner comes with 270 horsepower, five speed automatic transmission and V6 engine. Estimated at 21 mpg on the highway and 18mpg on the city streets.
Driving this vehicle seems like you are driving a large truck on city streets. The steering was easy for me to handle and I began to relax more with the vehicle after the third day of driving. This vehicle is an off road SUV so, it’s consider excellent on tough terrain.
The Toyota 4Runner Price
Priced reasonably at retail: $39,295.00. It comes with a three year or 36,000 mile new car limited warranty and a five year or 60,000 mile limited powertrain warranty.
This vehicle is for the adventurous, wild at heart thrill seekers. Give it a spin at your local Toyota dealerships. Learn more, here.
Thank you for reading! Ro’Shunda
This post is in partnership with Toyota. All opinions expressed here are my own.