2019 Toyota Crown arrives at sales outlets in 2018. The 2019 model will mark the beginning of the 15th generation of this luxury sedan. As the announcement of the new model, it will serve the same concept. The Toyota Crown Concept will be shown at the 45th Automobile Show in Tokyo. Toyota Motor Corporation is announcing the promotion for the 25th of October. Thus, the tradition is extended for more than 60 years. Namely, Toyota Crown began production in 1955.
Toyota Crown is intended for buyers on the market of Japan. In addition to the Japanese market, this model is also available in certain markets on the Asian continent. In the past, Toyota Crown is also offered on the market of Europe, as well as on the US market. There are indications that the 2019 model will be offered on the US market again. However, everything is reduced to rumors and speculations. No official confirmation.
Architecture and Changes
The 2019 Toyota Crown will be based on the Tokyo concept. The vehicle is based on the new platform TNGA (Toyota New Global Architecture). The concept is 4,910 mm long and 1,800 mm wide. The height of the vehicle is 1.455 mm, while the vehicle is comprised of 2,920 mm.
The new generation of models will be equipped with numerous systems and new technologies. First of all, there are many systems of connection here. In addition, there is also automatic braking technology. Also, as the standard type of equipment, the new Crown receives and Data Communication Module (DCM). This system is used to collect data for vehicles and traffic. This information or data is forwarded and processed, with the aim of reducing traffic jams in cities.
All in all, Toyota announces that the new generation of models will be more advanced than its predecessors. Also, it is equipped with a richer equipment, a higher level of safety, and improved comfort. In the end, there is better management, than with the current model.
2019 Toyota Crown Specs
Under the hood, the new Crown will retain the range of engines from the current model. This includes a 2.5-liter V6 engine with 203 horsepower and 243 Nm of torque. Then, a 3.0-liter V6 engine, a 3.5-liter V6 unit with 315 horsepower and a 377 Nm of torque. In the end, there is a 4.6-liter V8 engine.
2019 Toyota Crown is still a RWD luxury sedan. The engine power is transmitted to the drive shaft, over 6 or 8-speed automatic transmission. The Crown Hybrid, equipped with a 3.5-liter Hybrid V6 unit, will be available with 340 horsepower.
Toyota has not announced which version of the model will be available in the 2019 model year. Crown Royal, Crown Majestic, Crown Majesta and Crown Hybrid are expected to be offered.
Royal version has a more comfortable and luxurious version. 2019 Crown Athlete comes with the same amount of luxury as the Royal model. However, Athlete has more aggressive styling and sporty features. In the end, Crown Majesty has different styling and more luxurious features than the Royal version.
The serial model on the market arrives in the summer of 2018. When the concept model is introduced, there will be less dilemma.