Be ready for anything – including go-anywhere fun – in the 2022 Toyota 4RunnerBlog Oct 11th, 2021
Authentic adventure awaits in the rugged and refined 2022 Toyota 4Runner – the true body-on-frame mid-size SUV that combines 21st Century refinement and technologies with Toyota’s legendary truck heritage. This year, Toyota adds a new TRD Sport model to the lineup, featuring an x-REAS Sport Suspension and unique styling cues. A number ofmodels receive some updates too – with Lime Rush now offered on the TRD Pro model, and additional safety technology fitted to the popular SR5, Trail, and TRD Off Road models.
“Canadians are embracing outdoor getaways like never before, and there’s no better way to explore our magnificent country than in the 2022 Toyota 4Runner,” said Cyril Dimitris, Vice President, Toyota Canada Inc. “Regardless of the activity, the weather, or the season, the 4Runner is the perfect vehicle for any adventure. It’s unquestionably capable and rugged yet also surprisingly comfortable and refined.”
Adventure starts with power and performance, and the 2022 Toyota 4Runner delivers plenty of both. 4Runner’s proven 4.0L V6 and five-speed automatic transmission deliver a peak 270 horsepower – and with a Class IV trailer hitch factory installed, every 4Runner is ready to tow up to 2,268 kg (5,000 lb).
4Runner’s style reflects its authentic capability, with a rugged body design featuring a power moon roof, roof rails, running boards and alloy wheels.All models are standard equipped with LED low beam headlights and LED fog lamps. Inside, 4Runner has generous seating for five or seven adults, depending on model. The heated front seats are large and supportive, while second row seats recline up to 16 degrees for optimal comfort, and fold at the touch of a button for instant cargo capacity. Seven person models feature split folding third row seats.
Instrumentation and controls are thoughtfully arranged and common touchpoints such as the heater and door handles are designed for easy use while wearing gloves. All models include the Toyota Smart Key system with push button start plus multimedia systems built around 8” display audio touchscreens and featuring steering wheel-mounted audio controls, voice recognition, Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Connected Services by Toyota keeps drivers plugged into their lives on the go with one easy to use system, featuring Remote Connect, Service Connect and Safety Connect.
A long list of standard safety systems starts with Toyota Safety Sense – a bundle of active safety technologies that help extend the driver’s awareness and ability to avoid collisions, or mitigate their effect. Other standard safety features include the Toyota Star Safety System, a back-up camera and eight air bags.
The 2022 Toyota 4Runneris available in four, five-person models as follows:
The 2022 Toyota 4Runner Trail features 17” dark grey TRD off road wheels, a Yakima roof basket, black badging overlays, colour-keyed Toyota cooler, rear sliding cargo tray, and black fabric seat cladding highlighted with tan stitching. Other features on this model include a 4.2” full colour multi-information display and eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat. The 4Runner Trail is offered a unique Army Green body colour.
The 2021 Toyota 4Runner TRD Off Road features Toyota’s Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System, Multi-Terrain Select System, Crawl Control, a rear differential lock and unique 17” alloy wheels. Other features include a hood scoop, eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat, a 4.2” full colour multi-information display, TRD Off Road badging, and a premium audio system with remote and embedded navigation. New for 2022, this model’s safety package is enhanced with the Panoramic View / Multi-Terrain Monitor system. This model is available in seven exciting body colours – including, new this year, Lunar Rock.
All-new for this year, the 2022 Toyota 4Runner TRD Sport features Connected Services by Toyota Audio Plus with Remote, 20” black alloy wheels, softex leather seat cladding, a power moon roof, dual-zone automatic air conditioning, heated seats, a hood scoop, TRD shift knob and headrests, front and rear clearance sonar, Toyota’s Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert safety technology, an x-REAS Sport Suspension, and the Panoramic View Monitor safety technology. This model is available in Super White, Magnetic Grey, Midnight Black, or Lunar Rock finishes.
The 2022 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro builds on the TRD Off Road model, enhancing it with front and rear Fox shock absorbers, 17” TRD wheels with Nitto A/T tires, a TRD front skid plate, a basket style roof rack, and TRD Pro badging. To generate an epic soundtrack for every adventure, this model is fitted with a 15 speaker JBL Audio system with subwoofer. The TRD Pro is available in four body colours including – new for this year – Lime Rush.
When more space for friends and family is required, 2022 Toyota 4Runner is also available in two, seven-person models as follows:
The 2022 Toyota 4Runner SR5 features Connected Services by Toyota Audio Plus with Remote, 17” alloy wheels, a 4.2” full colour multi-information display, an eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat and four-way power adjustable front passenger’s seat, heated seats, softex leather seat cladding, a power moon roof, and dual-zone automatic air conditioning. New this year, this popular model is now fitted with Toyota’s Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert safety technology.
The 2022 Toyota 4Runner Limited adds many premium features to the SR5 model. These include a 15 speaker JBL Audio system with subwoofer, premium audio with remote and embedded navigation, 20” alloy wheels, leather seating, and heated and ventilated front seats. Additional performance features include the x-REAS Sport Suspension and full-time 4WD, while added safety features include front and rear clearance