The 2016 Toyota 4Runner has already gathered major buzz in South Brunswick, New Brunswick, and Plainsboro. And with a strong performance and comfortable interior, it's easy to see why.

If you're interested in this vehicle, check out everything you need to know about the 2016 Toyota 4Runner in our review below!

2016 4Runner Performance

A 4.0-liter V6 engine that can produce up to 270 horsepower and 278 lb-ft of torque powers this year's Toyota 4Runner, helping the SUV to tow a maximum of 5,000 lbs.

In terms of fuel economy, the 4Runner comes with Dual Independent Variable Valve Timing with intelligence. This optimizes torque as well as overall performance to achieve up to an EPA-estimated 22 highway mpg.

On top of a high-performance engine, the 4Runner is equipped with a variety of powertrain and drivetrain features, including automatic limited slip differential that helps the vehicle dig itself out of sand, snow, and other adverse conditions by allowing some wheel slippage to occur.

Other performance amenities are Active Traction Control and a four-wheel drive system with TORSEN center differential. With these, overall road grip and capabilities are enhanced to ensure directional control and stability on slippery streets and off-road trails.

Big SUV Means a Sizeable Interior

Not only is the 2016 Toyota 4Runner powerful, this SUV is also spacious enough to fit everyone and everything comfortably. In total, it seats up to seven and has three rows of seats with ample legroom. In the first row, legroom measures up to 41.4 inches, the second row has 32.9 inches, and the third row comes with 29.3 inches.

The cargo area of the 4Runner is large as well. Behind the third row of seats, you have 9 cubic feet of useable space. If you're looking for even more room, you can drop the back row to open up 46.3 cubic feet and the second row for a maximum of 88.8 cubic feet of cargo space.

Plus, to make transporting and storing items in the trunk easier, this SUV comes with 50/50 split third-row seats and 40/20/20 split second-row seats so you can customize the interior to better fit cargo you need to carry.

Roughing It with the 2016 Toyota 4Runner

The performance of the 2016 Toyota 4Runner may be all about taking on the rough terrain of Central Jersey, but this year's model is also famous for its luxurious features and innovative technologies. For 2016, the SUV is equipped with SofTex-trimmed seats, heated front seats, and a power moonroof. Plus you'll find a dual-zone automatic climate control system for optimum comfort.

As for technologies, the 2016 Toyota 4Runner offers the Entune® infotainment system. With this, you have everything you need to make the most out of each ride, including Bluetooth® connectivity, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, and access to your favorite mobile apps.

Safety in the 2016 4Runner

When it comes to safety, the sturdy frame of the 2016 Toyota 4Runner won't be the only thing that keeps you protected. The latest model year is equipped with a selection of performance stability features with the Toyota Star Safety System™ as well. On top of that, it comes with eight standard airbags and the Safety Connect™ system to further ensure protection and to provide you with professional services when you need them most.

Take Home a 2016 Toyota 4Runner Today!

With a dependable performance, a spacious interior, and reliable safety, the 2016 Toyota 4Runner is a great choice for all Plainsboro, South Brunswick, and New Brunswick drivers. Contact Dayton Toyota in South Brunswick, NJ, to schedule a test drive of the 2016 Toyota 4Runner. Take this SUV home today!

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