2018 Toyota 4Runner Review in Tinley Park, IL

2018 toyota 4runner review

At the intersection of supreme capability, unparalleled safety technology, and exceptional comfort, you’ll find one SUV: the new 2018 Toyota 4Runner. To help you learn more about the new 4Runner and how it can elevate your daily drive, the experts at Orland Toyota have put together this detailed review. Read on see how the Toyota 4Runner can serve you.

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2018 Toyota 4Runner: Engine & Performance

If you’re looking for exceptional capability out of your SUV, look no further than the Toyota 4Runner. Its 4.0L V6 DOHC engine pumps out a robust 270 horsepower and can tow up to 5,000 lbs. That’s more than enough for taking the camper or boat on a family vacation. Key engine and performance specs are as follows:


4.0L V6 DOHC


270 HP


278 lb.-ft.


4x2 (standard); 4x4 (optional)


Five-speed automatic

Fuel Economy (city/hwy)

17/21 MPG

Towing Capacity

5,000 lbs.

2018 Toyota 4Runner: Seating & Cargo Capacity

Whether you’re transporting groceries across town or taking the family on a road trip, the new Toyota 4Runner provides the space you need. It can comfortably fit five passengers with two rows of seating or seven passengers with an available third-row. The new 4Runner also provides 46.3 cu. ft. of cargo space behind the second row, and an impressive 88.8 cu. ft. of cargo space behind the first row.

2018 Toyota 4Runner: Interior & Exterior Design

toyota 4runner interior

You’ll find unprecedented comfort and quality with the new 2018 4Runner. The exterior features bold, muscular body styling with a unique front-end design and sophisticated details like available chrome accents. Inside, you’ll be enveloped in premium comfort with a power-adjustable driver’s seat and available leather-trimmed seating. See additional interior and exteriors design features below.

Interior Features:

  • 6.1-in. high-resolution touch-screen display
  • Multi-Information Display
  • Fabric-trimmed front seats; 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with power lumbar support; 4-way adjustable front passenger seat
  • Fabric-trimmed 40/20/40 split reclining and fold-flat second-row seat
  • Leather-trimmed tilt/telescopic steering wheel with audio and phone controls
  • In-key remote keyless entry system
  • Two front, two rear, and one cargo 12V DC auxiliary power outlets
  • 10 cup and bottle holders (12 on three-row models)

Exterior Features:

  • Projector-beam headlights with smoked trim
  • LED taillights with smoked sport trim
  • Integrated fog lights
  • 17-in. 6-spoke alloy wheels
  • Front and rear mudguards
  • Color-keyed front and rear bumpers, door handles, and heated power outside mirrors
  • Silver-painted roof rails with silver endcaps

2018 Toyota 4Runner: Safety & Technology

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The ultimate daily driver has a cabin full of the most advanced safety systems to assist you and your loved ones in making it to your destination safely. The award-winning Star Safety System™ provides adaptive driver aids as standard features. You’ll also enjoy an immersive entertainment experience in the new 4Runner thanks to the Entune™ infotainment system, which allows you to seamlessly connect your smartphone to your vehicle’s interface. See additional safety and technology features of the 2018 Toyota 4Runner below.

Safety & Technology Features:

  • Star Safety System™ – includes Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, Anti-lock Brake System, Electronic Brake-force Distribution, Brake Assist, and Smart Stop Technology®
  • ToyotaCare – includes a no cost maintenance plan with roadside assistance
  • Integrated backup camera display with projected path
  • Driver and front passenger advanced airbag system
  • Side-impact door beams
  • Tire pressure monitor system
  • Entune™ Audio Plus with Connected Navigation App
  • Siri® Eyes Free
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology

* Entune™ Audio Plus with Connected Navigation App includes Entune™ Multimedia Bundle, as well as eight speakers, auxiliary audio jack, USB 2.0 port with iPod® connectivity and control, advanced voice recognition, hands-free phone capability, Connected Navigation Scout® GPS Link App, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio with SiriusXM All Access trial, Gracenote® album cover art, HD Radio™, HD Radio™ Traffic and Weather

2018 Toyota 4Runner: Price & Incentives

You can drive home in a new 2018 Toyota 4Runner for just $34,610 MSRP. For fantastic savings on your next Toyota SUV, check out our Toyota incentives and dealer specials to see if you qualify for our current lease and finance deals.

Schedule a Test Drive in Tinley Park, IL!

toyota 4runner test drive

Want to get behind the wheel of a new 2018 4Runner to experience the unparalleled reliability and performance for yourself? Schedule a test drive at our Toyota dealership in Tinley Park, IL today. If you have any questions, reach out to the Orland Toyota team through our contact form or by calling (708) 429-3900.

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