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2016 Toyota HiLux engine details leaked online

Expected to be revealed in June, details of the 2016 Toyota HiLux engine line-up have leaked online, with the new diesel engines being smaller.

DETAILS ON THE 2016 Toyota HiLux are being kept under wraps but it appears not everyone at Toyota is following the company line with a snap of the engine line-up leaking from an internal briefing in Thailand. Thanks to Indian Autos Blog we have a translation of the picture, which says the 2016 HiLux will downsize from its 2.7-litre and 3.0-litre engines to 2.4-litre and 2.8-litre engines.

2016 Toyota HiLux engine line-up:

2016 Toyota Hilux 2.4 MT: 2.4-liter four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with Toyota’s VNT (Variable Nozzle Turbo) technology; 111kW at 3600rpm and 343Nm between 1400-3400 rpm, 5MT gearbox. The current 2.7-litre engine punches out 117kW and 240Nm.

2016 Toyota Hilux 2.4 AT: 2.4-liter four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with Toyota’s VNT (Variable Nozzle Turbo) technology; 123kW and 400Nm between 1600-2000rpm, 6AT gearbox.

2016 Toyota Hilux 2.8 MT: 2.8-liter four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with Toyota’s VNT (Variable Nozzle Turbo) technology; 130kW at 3400rpm and 420Nm between 1400-2600rpm, 6MT gearbox. The current 3.0-litre diesel offers 126kW and 360Nm.

2016 Toyota Hilux 2.8 AT: 2.8-liter four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine with Toyota’s VNT (Variable Nozzle Turbo) technology; 130kW and 450Nm between 1600-2400rpm, 6AT gearbox.


Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober