The 2009 Toyota 4Runner embodies the many attributes that one wants in a mid-size SUV. Built to withstand off-road driving, while still providing a comfortable commute, Toyota has hit the mark with this highly capable vehicle.
The 2009 4Runner is a carryover design from 2008. It comes standard with a 236 horsepower 4.0L V-6, ready to tackle anything you put in its path. A 4.7 liter V-8 putting out 260 horsepower is also available. A 5-speed automatic sends power to the rear wheels or available 4-wheel drive.
Fuel economy for the 4Runner ranges from 14 miles per gallon city, up to 21 miles per gallon highway.
The 4Runner comes equipped with a myriad of standard features including Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, ABS, full power options, and a six-speaker sound system complete with auxiliary audio input jack for your iPod or mp3 player.
The base MSRP for the 2009 4Runner is $28,640. A fully loaded Limited model can top out at around $45,000. The 4Runner is backed by a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty.
The 2009 Toyota 4Runner is a solid, reliable mid-size SUV that's capable of taking you just about anywhere you need to go.