2017 Toyota 4Runner Overview

Prospective car buyers in the market for an adventurous SUV may be interested in learning more about the classic 2017 Toyota 4Runner. Our team here at Magnussen’s Toyota of Palo Alto is going to explore the 4Runner lineup to give drivers a better idea of the features and performance capabilities they can look forward to when purchasing this model.

There are six models available to choose from for the 2017 Toyota 4Runner: SR5, SR5 Premium, TRD Off-Road, TRD Off-Road Premium, Limited and TRD Pro. The TRD Off-Road and the TRD Off-Road Premium are new names to the lineup this year, but they’re replacing the Trail and Trail Premium models. Let’s dive in the find out more!


All 2017 Toyota 4Runner models are equipped with a powerful 4.0-liter V-6 engine that pumps out 270 horsepower. The engines are paired with 5-speed automatic transmissions.



Regardless of if the 4Runner is set with two- or four-wheel drive, it’s capable of towing up to 5,000 pounds with a standard towing hitch receiver and wiring harness.



The Entune App Suite is standard on the 4Runner and provides a way for drivers to stay connected with features such as Facebook Places, iHeartRadio and Pandora.

Test drive the 2017 Toyota 4Runner in Palo Alto, CA

When it comes to safety, the 2017 4Runner was specifically designed to keep drivers, passengers and pedestrians protected at all times. All 4Runner models are set standard with the following safety features: Star Safety System, child-protector rear door locks, a Tire Pressure Monitor System, and daytime running lights. Higher models include safety features such as Safety Connect and front and rear parking assist sonar.

Additional available features will be highlighted below:

  • Heated outside power mirrors
  • Power tilt/slide moonroof with sunshade
  • Skid plates on engine, fuel tank and transfer case
  • Smart Key System with push button start
  • Power rear liftgate window
  • Backup camera with projected path
  • Sliding rear cargo deck

Those interested in learning more about the 2017 Toyota 4Runner are encouraged to contact our team here at Toyota of Palo Alto for more information. Drivers can get behind the wheel of this SUV by scheduling a test drive online today.

2017 Toyota 4Runner front grille
2017 Toyota 4Runner performance
2017 Toyota 4Runner seating
2017 Toyota 4Runner rear view

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