Toyota Kluger all new 2021 4th generation

Toyota Kluger has been a huge success in Australia for the brand, especially with the family market. It’s like Toyota could read a mums mind about what they wanted in their car.

2021 Toyota Kluger Grande HybridNow in 2021 the all new Kluger has arrived, with a new style, improved safety features, enhanced driving dynamics and a new hybrid powertrain.

2021 Toyota Kluger Grande Hybrid

The all-new model is available in three trim levels – GX, GXL and Grande – in petrol 2WD guise or hybrid or petrol AWD configuration.

The petrol electric hybrid solves a problem that has always been an issue with the Kluger, the fuel consumption. Hybrid economy is around 5.6L/100K

2021 Toyota Kluger GXL Hybrid

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The top-of-the-range Kluger Grande has a panoramic moonroof, hands-free opening for the power tailgate, ventilation for the front seats, head-up display, a panoramic view monitor, leather-accented seats and a premium 11-speaker JBL®5 audio system.
2021 Toyota Kluger Grande Hybrid

Pricing starts from $47,650 for the GX 2WD petrol through to $75,400 for the Grande AWD hybrid, plus the usual costs.

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2021 Toyota Kluger Grande Hybrid

What is good?

  • Excellent interior space
  • Toyota build quality
  • Hybrid economy

What is not so good?

  • Some models missing some safety features
  • A little pricey
  • Technology still a little behind

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Toyota Kluger Grande Hybrid 2021 safety

Model   

Toyota Kluger Grande AWD

Model Price $ 72,900 MLP*
Engine 3.5L V6 Petrol
Drivetrain AWD 8 Sp AT
Power 218 kW at 6,600rpm
Torque 350 Nm @ 4,700 rpm
Safety TBA
CO2 Emissions 205 g/km
Economy ADR/ Capacity 8.9 L/100km / 62L
Towing/Tow ball 2000 Kg / 200Kg
Servicing 12 Months / 20000 km
Warranty 5yr/ Unlimited km with 5 Yr. roadside assist

*MLP – Manufacturers List Price includes GST and LCT but excluding statutory charges, dealer costs and dealer delivery. See your dealer for RDAP. Does not include price of any options.

2021 Toyota Kluger Grande Hybrid

Overall Rating    

85/100

Behind the Wheel 8
Comfort 9
Equipment 9
Performance 8
Ride and Handling 9
Practicality 9
Fit for Purpose 9
Technology/Connectivity 8
Fun Factor/Street Appeal 8
Value for Money 8

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Toyota Kluger Grande Overall Rating
  • 8/10
    Behind the Wheel - 8/10
  • 9/10
    Comfort - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Equipment - 9/10
  • 8/10
    Performance - 8/10
  • 9/10
    Ride and Handling - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Practicality - 9/10
  • 9/10
    Fit for Purpose - 9/10
  • 8/10
    Technology/Connectivity - 8/10
  • 8/10
    Fun Factor/Street Appeal - 8/10
  • 8/10
    Value for Money - 8/10
8.5/10

Summary

The top-of-the-range Kluger Grande has a panoramic moonroof, hands-free opening for the power tailgate, ventilation for the front seats, head-up display, a panoramic view monitor, leather-accented seats and a premium 11-speaker JBL®5 audio system.

Pricing starts from $47,650 for the GX 2WD petrol through to $75,400 for the Grande AWD hybrid, plus the usual costs.

About Rob Fraser 1723 Articles
Rob Fraser – General dogsbody & Director Rob is the founder of the business. He constantly mutters something about way too many red wines one evening being to blame. Often known for taking the 4WD in the driveway over the sports car, he has travelled pretty much everywhere in Australia and when he is bored goes for a drive. He first learned to drive on the farm in a left hand drive WW11 Jeep when he was 11, and was hooked on 4WDriving way back then. In addition to 4WD he is an avid motoring enthusiast and has maintained a strong interest in the industry ever since his teens. He has owned way too many cars in his time as well. Having previously lived at the top of corporate life he retired in 2000 and hasn’t put a suit and tie on since. Cars are his passion so why not have a business doing what you love he figures. He has towed either a caravan or camper trailer to most parts of Australia, has run guided tours for camper trailers’ and instructed drivers in off road towing.