Toyota showed an updated Hilux with Alonso behind the wheel (VIDEO)

Toyota показала обновленный Hilux с Алонсо за рулем (ВИДЕО)

The double champion “Formulas-1” has evaluated powerful diesel engine and new suspension pick-up.

At the end of last month from other sources became known date of the debut of the new Toyota Hilux and now the manufacturer has released a video teaser with the announcement. In the video camouflaged truck is testing himself, Fernando Alonso. 38-year-old Spaniard who is a member of Toyota team Gazoo Racing, tried a civilian model during the preparation for Dakar rally, which he finished a modest 13th place.

Officially confirmed that the new Toyota Hilux will get an upgraded, more powerful version of the 2.8-litre diesel. We will remind, now this unit develops 177 HP in addition, Toyota announced that during the upgrade of a pickup truck have changed the suspension geometry, but that’s all for now – other details promise to reveal “soon”.

In this April in the Internet appeared the image of a restyled Toyota Hilux, but their authenticity is questionable. In any case, it is clear that the image released in 2015 pickup truck will lead to compliance with the latest novelties of the brand on the inside will install a modern multimedia system and equipment will complement the current security systems, the package Toyota Safety Sense.

In addition, the Hilux may receive the “charged” modification with GR label – the corresponding trade mark is now patented. It is expected that this truck will get a new powerful diesel engine, which first debuted on the next Land Cruiser, and will fight for customers with Ford Ranger Raptor.