Land Cruiser Prado Price in Pakistan (Exclusive of all taxes) – By Indus Motors / Toyota Pakistan
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Land Cruiser Prado (2003-2009) price in Pakistan
*PKR 35 lacs- 99 lacs
Land Cruiser Prado (2009-2018) price in Pakistan
*PKR 1 crores-2.5 crores
Land Cruiser Prado (2018-2022) price in Pakistan
*PKR 2.6 crores- 4 crores
*Depending upon the condition, variant, and import
Introduction of Prado
In this article, we will discuss the most eminent and likable SUV in Pakistan which is Land Cruiser Prado. Toyota Land Cruiser Prado is a full-size 4×4 SUV manufactured by a Japanese automobile maker called Toyota. The Toyota Prado is the smaller vehicle in the family of Land Cruiser. Land Cruiser Prado is also known as Land Cruiser LC70, LC90, and LC150. In April 1990 the first generation of the Prado was launched. The exterior design was simple but it was so strong and rugged that this generation is still used in different countries of the world. The first-generation Prado has extreme off-road capabilities. In Japan, it was launched with a 2.4-liter diesel engine and 4-speed automatic transmission. It was available in 2-doors and 4-doors options. The second generation of the Land Cruiser Prado was launched in May 1996 and it was completely changed from the previous generation. This generation was very modern and stylish. Its frame was designed more rugged and strong. The suspension system got changed in this generation. It was launched in petrol engine and diesel engine options. Petrol engines include 2.7-liter, 2.8-liter, 3.4-liter 3.0-liter and 5.0-liter engine. There is a top-of-the-line variant which is called Challenger that contains leather seats and a few wooden trims. In June 1999 few changes were made in the Prado, fog lamps were added, and Immobilizer was added. The third generation of the Toyota Prado was launched in 2002 globally.
This generation of Prado is the most eminent and popular generation of Prado in Pakistan. In this generation, the exterior and interior design was changed and it was very modern and stylish. In Pakistan, this generation Prado is available in different engine options. The petrol and diesel engine options are available in Pakistan. In Pakistan Land Cruiser Prado is available as an imported car or second-hand car. It is not a locally manufactured car in Pakistan. Toyota Indus Motor takes the bookings of Prado and import them as CBU unit for the users. In Pakistan, the third-generation Prado has two common variants which are TX and TZ. The TZ variant is the top-of-the-line variant that contains Air-Matic suspension and Dual AC. There are a few other extra options in the TZ variant. In the TZ variant there is an option of 3.4-litere engine while the TX variant has 2.7-liter petrol engine. The fourth generation of Land Cruiser Prado was launched in October 2009. In this generation 5-door and 3-door variants are common. The Land Cruiser Prado available in Australia, Japan, and Europe may have a difference in a few specifications. In China, there is an option of a 4.0-liter 1-GR-FE engine with a 5-speed automatic transmission and it is the standard engine. The first facelift of the 4rth generation Land Cruiser Prado was launched in 2013 and in this generation, the front headlamps, front grille, front bumper and back tail lamps, and bumper design got changed. The design of the alloy rims also got changed. The second facelift of the Land Cruiser Prado was launched in 2017 and in this facelift, the front headlamps, front grille, front bumper, and rear tail lamps along with rear bumpers got changed. In this facelift, the interior of the Prado also got changed although in the first facelift the interior is unchanged. In Pakistan, there are ample aftermarket parts available for Land Cruiser Prado. Users can easily upgrade to the latest facelift of Prado in Pakistan. In the second facelift of the Prado, its interior got changed so it would be difficult to change the interior in facelift conversion but from the exterior, it can be changed and shifted to a new facelift model. The price of the Land Cruiser Prado depends on the model year, condition, import year, and duty tax. In Pakistan, there are few variants of Land Cruiser Prado available.
- Land Cruiser Prado TX 2.7
- Land Cruiser Prado TX-L 2.7
- Prado TX 4.0
- Prado TZ 4.0
- Prado TX-limited 2.7
- Land Cruiser Prado TZ-G 4.0
Front look of Land Cruiser Prado
The front look of the Land cruiser Prado is very bulky and aggressive. The front grille design is very modern and broad. The front headlamps are LED and there is a projection lamp available with simple halogen turn indicators. The daytime running lights are also available in the headlamps of the Prado. The Fog lamps are available on the front bumper of Prado. The front hood design is very modern with modern character lines. Few Prado s have company-fitted body kits which contain a front lip and bumper extension. In these body kits, there is another daytime running light available on the bottom of the front bumper. In the Prado TZ and TZ-G variants, the front camera is also available. Some Prado s lack such fancy kits.
Side profile of Prado/
The side profile of the Toyota Prado is simple and elegant. There is a single character line available in the Land Cruiser Prado. On the rear doors, there is a hump available in all the variants of Prado. The door handles are body-colored and their design is simple. The side mirrors of the Prado are body-colored and there is an option for side indicators on the side mirrors. There are silver roof rails available in the Prado and there is an option for a standard Sunroof in all the variants of Prado. There is chrome cladding available below the doors of Prado. There is an option for side steps in Prado. There is an option for alloy rims in Prado.
The rear profile of the Land Cruiser Prado
The rear look of the Land Cruiser Prado is very premium and luxurious. The rear tail lamps are very modern and they are LED. The tailgate of the Toyota Prado is manual and it does not open like the normal car it opens like a door. The rear screen of the Prado can be opened separately. There is a lack of a rear screen wiper. The rear grille is very broad and it is made of chrome. There is an option for the rear spoiler in Land Cruiser Prado. The high-mounted brake lamp is also available in Prado. There is an option for the reflectors in Prado and the rear fog lamp is also available in Prado. The spare wheel is available in the Prado and it is mostly available below the boot of the car while in Australian variants of Prado it is available on the tailgate.
Interior of 2022 Prado
The interior of the Prado is very modern and appealing. The second facelift of the Prado was launched in 2017 and in this facelift, the interior got changed while the previous facelift has no changes in its interior. There is a smart entry option available in the Prado. The entry and exit are easy in land Cruiser Prado. There is ample leg space and head space available in Prado. In the last row, the leg space is a bit compromising. The Prado TX variant has a black interior while there is an option for a Beige interior too in all the variants of Prado. The beige interior looks more decent and premium but it is the personal choice of users. In the TX variant, the driver seat has manual adjustment with electronic lumber support while the rest of the variants have electronic seat adjustment with lumber support option. There are fabric seats in the TX variant while the rest of the variants have leather seats. The TX variant has simple seats while the TX-L and TZ-G variants have heated and ventilated seats. The steering wheel is 4-spoke and it is inspired by the steering wheel of the Land Cruiser ZX. The steering wheel has steering switches that contain switches of multimedia and cruise control.
The speedometer design is very decent and there are the separate speedometer and RPM meter. There are separate gauges for fuel and heat. In the center of the speedometer, there is an option for a MID display which provides all the necessary information. In the TZ-G variant, there is an option for Air-Matic suspension which is an additional feature in a top-of-the-line variant of Prado. There are all powered and automatic windows options available in Prado. There is an option for a 10-inches screen in Toyota Prado which contains all the basic features like Bluetooth, and FM. Apple car play and android auto are also available in this infotainment screen. The reverse camera is also available and there are a total of 6-speakers available in the TX variant.
The top-of-the-line TZ-G variant has an option of up to 10 speakers. There is dual-zone climate control available in all the variants of Prado. In the TZ-G variants, there are separate controls below the climate control which are missing in the rest of the variants of Prado. There is a manual parking brake available in Prado and there are two front cup holders available in Prado. The armrest is also available in Land Cruiser Prado. On the rear seats, there are Rear AC vents available. In the TZ-G variant, there are separate AC controls for the rear passengers. There is an option for electronic steering adjustment in the top-of-the-line TZ-G variant of Prado. The last row seats have an option of folding and unfolding. In the TX- variant the rear seats can be folded manually while in the TX-L and TZ variants the rear seats have electronic folding. The second-row seats have a 60/40 split. In the previous facelift, the last row seats have manual folding and they folded on the sides but the folding pattern is different in the 2017 facelift of Prado. On the rear seats, there is an option for armrests and cup holders.
Driving Experience of Prado
The driving experience of the Prado is amazing. Prado is a full-size 4-wheel drive car and there are ample features available in Prado. The Prado TXL and TZ-G variants have heated and ventilated seats which is an additional and amazing feature. The Prado has a very decent driving experience the overall drive is very smooth. The seats are comfortable and there is an option of lumber support in all the variants of Land cruiser Prado. The response of steering is very smooth and the 4rth generation of Land cruiser Prado is very stable, it has a strong rid grip as compared to its previous generations which is why its driving experience is excellent.
Engine & Transmission of Land Cruiser Prado
In Pakistan mostly Prado TX, TXL, TZ, and TZ-g are available. The TX and TX-L variants of the Land cruiser Prado contain a 2.7-liter petrol engine. This engine is a DOHC-16 Valve with dual VVTI and it can produce 160 horsepower at 5200 RPM with a torque of 246 Nm at 3800 RPM. The Prado TZ and TZ-G variants contain a 4.0-liter diesel engine which is more powerful and responsive than the petrol engine of the TX variant. The 4.0-liter diesel engine is a DOHC 24-valve and 6 cylinders engine which can produce 276 horsepower and 360 Nm torque. The transmission option available in Prado TX and TX-L variants is a 4-speed automatic while the TZ and TZ-G contain 5-speed automatic transmission.
Suspension/Wheels & Tires
The suspension of the Prado is smooth and soft. There is an option for air-Matic suspension in the TZ-G variant of Prado and it is the top-of-the-line variant of Prado. The suspension of Prado is very smooth and efficient in absorbing all the jerks and bumps and provides a very comfortable experience to the passengers. It is a 4-wheel drive car and its suspension is very amazing. The suspension of the Prado TX and TX-L is a Double wishbone four-link with lateral control. There are 17-inches alloy rims available in TX and TX-L Prado although the TZ and TZ-G variants have 18 or 19-inches alloy rims and tires. Mostly Prado s are available in Pakistan as an imported cars so the tire profile may vary. There are Dunlop tires installed in Toyota Prado. The tire profile of Prado TX is 265/65 R17
Safety features of Prado
There are ample safety features available in the Land cruiser Prado. The radar option is standard in all the variants of Prado. The radar includes lane assist, adaptive cruise control, and front collision warning. In the TX variant, the auto-dimming mirror is missing while the rest of the variants contain auto-dimming mirrors. There are 8-10 airbags available in the top-of-the-line Prado TZ-G variant while there are 6 airbags available in Land Cruiser Prado. On the rear seats, there are Child Isofix anchors available. In the TZ and TZ-g variants blind spot monitoring option is available too. The rest of the safety features like ABS, EBD VSA, Traction control, and downhill assist are the standard features in the land cruiser Prado. The smart entry and Immobilizer options are also available in Prado. There are ample safety features available in Prado.
Build Quality of Prado
The build quality of Prado is outstanding. In Pakistan Prado is available as an imported car and Toyota self-import Prado on demand of consumers which is a CBU unit so the build quality is not an issue. Toyota is well known for its build quality and durability. The build quality of the Land cruiser is amazing. The paint quality is very impressive.
- Electronic adjustment of the steering wheel
The top-of-the-line TZ-G variant of the Prado has an option for an electronic adjustable steering wheel which is a cool feature and enhances the driving experience of the vehicle.
- Heated and ventilated front seats.
The Prado has an option of heated and ventilated seats except for the TX variant. The top-of-the-line TZ-G variants have an option of rear ventilated seats too.
- Air Matic suspension
The Prado TZ-G variant has an option of Air-Matic suspension which is a very modern and luxurious feature so the driver can adjust the height of the vehicle and it is a very useful feature.
Maintenance & Parts Costs of Prado
The maintenance cost of the Land Cruiser Prado is a bit high. It is a luxury segment 4×4 vehicle and its parts are expensive. The regular parts like engine oils and filters are not much expensive. All the parts of Prado are readily available in Pakistan and users do not have to wait to get the parts but the pricing of the parts is a bit high because only the CBU units are available in Pakistan and it is not a locally produced vehicle of Pakistan. There are ample after-market parts available in Pakistan for Land Cruiser Prado and there are few categories in the parts of Prado like Chinese parts are readily available then Kabli parts are also available.
Top Accessories & Trending Modifications
- Prado Air press
- Prado chrome trims
- Land cruiser Prado Modesto Body kits
- Prado facelift conversion
Common Issues / Any key missing features
The Land Cruiser Prado TX and TX-L are available with a 2.7-liter petrol engine and they are a bit sluggish and underpowered. A lot of users have complained that TX and TX-L variants are underpowered although the TZ-G is the diesel variant that contains a 4.0-liter diesel engine and it is a very powerful vehicle. Another common issue with the TZ-G variant is its Air-Matic suspension which is not suitable for the road conditions of Pakistan. It is difficult to handle and park Prado in the cities of Pakistan. It is the best option for long routes. The fuel consumption of the Prado is not good enough but it is normal for such a vehicle. The second and third generation has few stability issues. These vehicles were not stable enough and they have body roll issues, especially during maneuvering and cornering but in the 4th generation, this issue has been resolved by the Toyota.
How to Buy a Vehicle
If a user wants to buy Land Cruiser Prado, then there are a few options available. The user has to go with a second-hand option. The user has to visit several car-selling applications and aftermarket showrooms that are readily available in all the cities across Pakistan. Toyota Indus Motors also import Prado for its customers so users can import their Prado from the Toyota Company or users can import Prado by themselves too but there are a lot of import and customs issues in Pakistan.
1) What is the top speed of the Prado?
The top speed of the Prado is 180 km/h.
2) What is the fuel average of the Prado?
The fuel average of the Prado is 6-7 km/liter.
3 ) How the resale value of the Prado is?
The resale value of the Prado is very good in Pakistan. It is the most likable SUV in Pakistan and it has an amazing resale value.
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Worthy Competitors/ advantage over competitions
The main competitor of the Land Cruiser Prado is Range Rover Evoque. The main advantage which Prado has over its competitor is its reliability and durability. Toyota is reliable in Pakistan because all the parts of the Toyota are readily available in the Pakistani market. On the other hand, the parts of Range Rover are not readily available in Pakistan and users have to wait for the delivery of its parts. The maintenance cost of the Range Rover is high and it has a lot of issues with its Air-Matic suspension. Another issue with the Range Rovers is that the mechanics have not enough knowledge regarding it although in the case of the Prado the maintenance cost is not much high and mechanics have ample knowledge regarding it. In the Pakistani market, Toyota Fortuner is considered a competitor of Land Cruiser Prado but it is not a competitor of Prado because it has a different chassis design. The price of Land Cruiser Prado is more reasonable than the Range Rover still it serves the best purpose in Pakistan.
Land cruiser Prado is a 4×4 vehicle. In Pakistan, this vehicle is very eminent because of its reliability, class, and durability. In Pakistan most Prado s are available as imported cars. The specifications and features can be different from variant to variant and it depends on which country Prado is imported from. In Pakistan, the Prado’s which are available are imported from Japan mostly. There are ample features and options available in Land Cruiser Prado. It provides the best off-road experience and ultimate driving pleasure.