A red 2022 Toyota 4Runner parked by the lake.

Engine Specs and Performance Features of the 2022 Toyota 4Runner

How Powerful is the 2022 Toyota 4Runner? 

Outdoorsy individuals looking to buy a new SUV in Lake Charles, LA, should consider the 2022 Toyota 4Runner. Designed for all kinds of off-road adventures, the full-size SUV is a prominent player in the segment. It offers phenomenal performance, supple suspension, and a smooth ride. If you wish to know how powerful and capable, the 2022 Toyota 4Runner is, then read today’s blog by Lake Charles Toyota.  

What are the mechanical specifications of the 2022 Toyota 4Runner?  

As a performance-minded SUV, the 2022 Toyota 4Runner comes fitted with a 4.0L 6-cylinder engine mated to a five-speed Electronically Controlled automatic transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) and sequential shift mode. With this engine under the hood, the 2022 Toyota 4Runner churns out an impressive 270 horsepower and 278 lb-ft of torque. When it comes to the drivetrain, all the trims of the full-size SUV feature a standard part-time 4WD system.  

A grey 2022 Toyota 4Runner on the hill.

The 2022 Toyota 4Runner also has real off-road chops. With features like the available Crawl Control (CRAWL) system, the 2022 Toyota 4Runner conquers difficult terrain with ease making it one of the best off-road SUVs in the market.  

[Check out: 2022 Toyota 4Runner Overview]

In addition to faring well in terms of performance, the 2022 Toyota 4Runner is also a highly capable SUV. It can tow up to 5000 pounds making it the ultimate companion. Now that you’re aware of its performance features and capability let’s move to its fuel economy. The 4Runner is estimated to deliver 16 mpg in the city and 19 mpg on the highway, and 17 mpg combined.  

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Swing by the Lake Charles Toyota dealership in Lake Charles, LA, to explore more about the 2022 Toyota 4Runner. You can take the SUV for a test drive to experience its power in person.