Toyota HiLux 2017
Carsguide Contributing Journalist Mark Oastler had this to say at the time: There’s no doubt this is the best HiLux Toyota has produced. It’s an impressive all-rounder with a real ‘can do’ attitude when you press it to do what it was primarily designed to do – work hard.You can read the full review here.
The 2017 Toyota HiLux carries a braked towing capacity of up to 3500 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
The Toyota HiLux is also known as the Toyota Pickup (US) in markets outside Australia.
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Toyota HiLux 2017 Towing capacity
The Toyota HiLux’s towing capacity ranges from 2500kg to 3500kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.
|Toyota HiLux Model||Body Type||Specs||Braked Capacity|
|Workmate||Ute||2.7L,ULP,5 SP MAN||2500kg|
|Workmate||Ute||2.7L,ULP,6 SP AUTO||2500kg|
|Workmate||Ute||2.4L,Diesel,5 SP MAN||2500kg|
|SR||Ute||2.8L,Diesel,5 SP MAN||2500kg|
Toyota HiLux 2017 Price and Specs
|Toyota HiLux Model||Body Type||Specs||Price from||Price to|
|SR||Ute||2.8L Diesel 5 SP MAN||$21,500||$29,150|
|SR||Ute||4.0L ULP 6 SP AUTO||$22,200||$30,140|
|SR (4X4)||Ute||2.8L Diesel 6 SP AUTO||$29,700||$38,830|
|SR (4X4)||Ute||2.8L Diesel 6 SP MAN||$27,100||$35,860|
Toyota HiLux 2017 Q&As
Check out real-world situations relating to the Toyota HiLux 2017 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.
Mitsubishi Triton 2017 or Toyota HiLux 2017: Which ute should I buy?
It’s a hard call, and comes down to what you want it to do. The Workmate is cheaper, has a larger engine, and a higher towing rating, but is not as economical as the Triton. On the whole the Toyota comes out on top.
Toyota HiLux 2014: Engine rattle
There shouldn’t be any significant noise if the injectors are within specification. Injector wear on common-rail diesel engines is quite common, so have the injectors checked to determine if they are within spec or not.
Diesel Particulate Filter clogging in HiLux, Prado and Fortuner?
There are quite a few reports of problems with the dpf clogging on the latest 2.8-litre diesel, but a Toyota spokesman told us there is currently no service campaign or recall related to the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) on any of the three vehicles you reference.