The 2015 Toyota 4-Runner is a five-seat sport-utility vehicle with a six-cylinder engine that puts out 270 horsepower. All nine models of the 4-Runner have five-speed automatic transmission. Six of the models have four-wheel drive. The others are rear-wheel drive.
Though the transmission is automatic, it is shiftable. The vehicle has front independent suspension and front and rear stabilizer bars. The 4-liter gas engine has double overhead cams and 24 valves. The engine produces 270 horsepower at 5,600 revolutions per minute and 278 foot-pounds of torque at 4,400 rpm. The SUV can tow 4,700 pounds. It gets 17 miles per gallon in the city and 21 on the highway.
The 4-Runner is 6,300 pounds gross weight and 4,675 pounds curb weight. It is 6 feet, 3.8 inches wide, 15 feet, 10.2 inches long, and 5 feet, 11.5 inches tall. The wheel base is 9 feet, 1.8 inches. Front head room is 39.3 inches, and leg room is 41.7 inches. In the rear, head room is 38.9 inches and leg room is 32.9 inches. Maximum cargo capacity is 89.7 cubic feet, or 47.2 cubic feet with all seats in place.
The 4-Runner comes in black, red, gray, silver and blue metallic, and white. Most models come with a clock, trip computer, compass, tachometer and external temperature display.