According to the information we have got, the Toyota brand is going to reveal a new member of its minivan family. The new 2019 Toyota Alphard will hit the market soon. It will appear with redesigned exterior and interior features, upgraded technology and improved performance.
The new 2019 Toyota Alphard will look as a real large family minivan, but it will be suitable fot your business trips, as well. This seven-seated minivan is said to have a lighter weight than its predecessor, probably due to lighter materials used in its chassis construction. Such a reduced weight will improve the performance and fuel economy. Many would compare the new Alphard to Lexus in terms of exterior. In the front fascia, this model will get a large spindle grille with a new set of LED headlights featuring the daytime running lamps. In the lower part, above a redesigned bumper, it will have restyled round fog lights. Looking at the side profile, you will notice a flat and smooth roofline, large doors that will be easily approached and high sills. The modern look will also be achieved due to massive and stylish exterior mirrors. In the back, the new Alphard will offer a flat and boxy trunk with large taillights that will use LED technology. It has been said that this model will be standing on 16-inch alloy wheels.
Inside the 2019 Toyota Alphard, you can expect a luxurious and spacious cabin. It will be electronically well-equipped to satisfy all your needs and use only high-quality materials such as premium leather and wood. It will offer three rows of seats to accommodate seven passengers. The first two rows provide plenty of headroom and legroom while the third row easily accommodates three adult passengers. All of the seats will be electronically adjustable. In the center console, you will find a 10-inch infotainment touch screen and a multi-media display. The new Alphard will offer options such as audio system, navigation system, three-zone climate control, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other types of connectivity. It will also provide the necessary safety and security features.
When it comes to powertrain of the 2019 Toyota Alphard, several options have been discussed. The first of them includes a 2.5-liter engine with 180 horsepower and a seven-speed CVT transmission. The other comes with a 3.5-liter six-cylinder petrol engine that will be able to produce 275 horsepower and 250 pound-feet of torque. It will be mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. It is estimated that this model will need 8.3 seconds to hit 60 mph and its top speed will be 124 mph.
2019 Toyota Alphard Release Date and Price
The 2019 Toyota Alphard will probably be released by the end of the following year, most likely by mid-2018. When it comes to price details, those have not been confirmed yet, but it might start from $28,000 and go up to $45,000.