As it stated in Created in association with the marque’s Australian arm, the Hilux Tonka Concept was made to celebrate the Hilux’s title as the best-selling vehicle in the Land Down Under.
In doing so, a 6-millimeter thick alloy bash plate is there to protect the sump from whatever one may throw at the Hilux Tonka.
Over the years, Tonka rekindled childhood memories by co-developing one-off concepts such as the Ford F-750 and the Toyota 4Runner .
Tonka is at it again, this time setting its eyes on one of the most iconic workhorses in the business: the Hilux.
“We have taken Tonka out of the sand pit and reinvented Hilux from top to bottom and from nose to tail,” explains product design chief Nicolas Hogios.
as declared in Out back there’s a new carbon fiber-wrapped tailgate as well as an integrated spoiler and two air vents for improved airflow.
The roof pod offers “excellent night vision for off-road trails,” while the hood has a carbon fiber skin, an aggressive power bulge and air scoops.
The exterior has also been beefed up thanks to a new front bar with integrated high-performance LED lighting.
The concept’s ground clearance has been boosted by six inches and there are newly added high-riding axles and a heavy-duty suspension.
So what’s the point of this insanely cool concept?
Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept Is A Dream Toy For Adults
as declared in However, that unit is good for 174 horses and 420 Nm (310 lb-ft) of torque in the production version of the Hilux, and can work in conjunction with either a manual or an automatic gearbox.Toyota has no plans of offering a production version of the playful Hilux Tonka, as it will only be displayed at 4WD shows, field days and expos across the country.
PHOTO GALLERYToyota’s Australian arm and Tonka have teamed up to create yet another special vehicle – the Hilux Tonka Concept.Based on the double cab version of the popular pickup truck , it features a black and yellow livery, carbon fiber skin bonnet and tailgate, air scoops, rear spoiler, off-road LED light bar on the roof and 35-inch tires.Further mods include the extra ground clearance of 150 mm (6 in), heavy-duty suspension, rugged bash plate made from 6 mm-thick alloy that protects the sump and other vital components, and tubular side rails to protect the body and chassis, among other upgrades.Powering it is a 2.8-liter engine, the output of which remains unkown.
collected by :Edison Noah
visit us toyota