This time, the "makeover" of Toyota Hilux G 2022 makes the competition in the pickup segment gradually more exciting after a long time. It is gaining more and more attention every year.
So, what makes this car brand stand out? Join us to find out in the article below.
Toyota Hilux G 2022
Toyota Hilux G is one of 14 variants of Toyota Hilux, known worldwide for being the toughest and most reliable workhorse on any mission.
The Philippine iteration features improved looks over the previous generation and more powerful engine options.
This model was the second-best-selling Toyota in the first half of 2021, with more than 8,800 units sold. The cautious rivals are the Mitsubishi Strada, Nissan Navara, Ford Ranger, and the Isuzu D-Max.
Let's look at what the mid-spec Hilux G can offer.
Toyota Hilux G 2022 Review
This product has a new masculine and sturdy appearance design with valuable updates to the engine and features that are expected to become a challenge for the other competitors.
Toyota Motor Philippines debuted the refreshed Toyota Hilux G in 2020.
Moreover, this 2022 version has many changes from design to accompanying equipment. The latest model's greatest update the Japanese carmaker added is the minor power bump for the 2.8-liter engine option.
According to the Toyota IMV platform combined between the Fortuner and Innova, the Hilux G is a midsize four-door pickup furnished with robust carrying capacity out of the factory.
The chassis of the Hilux G 2022 features a double-wishbone suspension in the front and a rigid axle with leaf springs at the rear.
Toyota Hilux G Specs
This model features a responsive turbo-diesel engine that delivers power on demand.
Hilux G 2022 specs are available with a more powerful 2.8-liter turbo diesel, producing a healthier 201 hp and 500 Nm of torque. The 2.4-liter turbo diesel engine has also been made more powerful, with it churning out 148 hp and 400 Nm.
The Hilux G steering is heavy, but not overly so; it handles fairly in the bends with a noticeable body roll.
This model gets us going 90km/h on the highway, pretty quickly to 60 km/h even with five people in the truck, even in the rev range.
This refreshed version also brings an upgraded infotainment system that supports Apple Carplay and Android Auto, specifically a 6.75-inch screen and 6-speaker audio.
Other important information about the vehicle can be seen through the 4.2-inch TFT multi-information display, which helps the driver maintain focus on the road.
The front end of the Hilux G 2022 is not bold, but it doesn't lack style points either. The wide two-tone grille is finished in gray and black, making it still look assertive.
The side profile comes with the standard design of the Hilux E 2022 variant. The model is simpler because it has no trim on the fenders and no sports bar on the bed.
Yet, the 17-inch alloy wheels in the metallic gun finish make up for the Hilux G's clean side look.
Toyota Hilux G Interior
The product has a dose of dimensionality, a dark interior theme with silver and glossy accents.
It also offers enough creature comforts; there are subtler styling elements that can make your drives pleasant, subtler styling elements that can distinctly mark it as a Hilux.
Hilux G 2022 model is equipped with airbags (driver, front passenger, and driver's knee), hill start assist control, rear parking sensors.
Other features that can come with ABS are electronic brakeforce distribution, augmented by brake assist, stability control, and speed sensing door locks.
The price of the Toyota Hilux G 2022 in the Philippines starts at ₱1.250.000 for the entry-level 2.4 4x2 MT, while Toyota Hilux G 2.4 4x2AT is priced at ₱1.325.000, which is Php 170,000 less compared to the Conquest 4x2 AT.
Overall, the G variant is the ideal choice for people who want a more conservative-looking Hilux at an affordable price.
It's hard to deny that the Toyota Hilux G 2022 will be the best option for pickup struck lovers. It is not luxurious, but it has great torque and chassis strength foundation, making it feel like a capable hauler.
Surely you will experience enjoyable, smooth, comfortable journeys worth what you pay and expect in a pickup truck. Thanks for reading. Also, you may read our writting of any other model on Toyota Car Reviews. If you have any question, feel free to comment below or contact with Philtoyota.com.
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