New and Used Toyota Surf for sale in Myanmar Motor Market
Toyota Surf or Toyota Surf Hilux is a line of compact SUV, first introduced in 1989 by the Japanese motor giant, Toyota, to replace Toyota Trekker, which was offered for only two prior years. Later, the Toyota Surf nameplate was rebranded as Toyota 4Runner in 2009. The fourth generation Surf came out as a midsize SUV in 2002. After the first four generations, Toyota stopped selling this midsize SUV as Toyota Surf and replaced it with Toyota 4Runner, which is currently being produced. In some regions, it has been replaced by a new midsize crossover SUV, Toyota Fortuner. It had been manufactured and offered in Japan only, but was exported to many international markets including Pakistan, Myanmar, Somalia, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Ireland and Myanmar. You can easily find third and fourth generation Toyota Surf for sale in Myanmar. Its mid-size SUV crossover counter-part in Myanmar car market is the Toyota Kluger. Along with Toyota Landcruiser, Toyota Hilux, Toyota Fielder, Toyota Wish and Toyota Crown, the Surf is the go-to luxury vehicle for Myanmar customers.
Toyota Surf Review
In today's Myanmar car market in Yangon, the Toyota Surf faces very few challenges and mainly stands against Ford Expedition. Nonetheless, it is the highest selling vehicle of its class in the region. For these reasons, Toyota Surf is one of the models with the highest number of listings on Motors.com.mm, followed closely by Toyota Probox, Toyota Harrier, and Toyota Vigo.
Toyota Surf Engine Specifications and Performance
The third generation Toyota Surf is offered in one diesel and two petrol engines. The petrol variants include 2.7 liter four-cylinder and 3.4 liter V6 engines, while the only diesel version is powered by a 3.0 liter turbo-diesel engine. These engines are available with either five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission. Toyota introduced two new petrol engines in the fourth generation Surf. The first is a 4.0 liter V6 engine producing 285 horsepower and 392 Nm torque, while the other is a 4.7 liter V8 engine churning out 271 horsepower and 427 Nm torque. Apart from these, the automaker also introduced a new 3.0 liter diesel engine with 173 horsepower and 352 Nm torque. The 3.0 liter turbo-diesel engine was also retained from the previous generation. The only gearbox available in fourth generation models is five-speed automatic. In general, all Toyota Surf versions available in the local Myanmar car market have following specifications in common:
- 4 Cylinder, V6 and V8, 16-valve engine
- Availability in both Diesel and Petrol versions
- 5-speed manual transmission or 4-speed automatic transmission
- Only mid-size SUV body styles are available in Myanmar
Toyota Surf Dimensions
The dimension of Toyota Surf is mentioned below
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Toyota Surf Fuel Consumption
Depending on the condition of the engine, the Toyota Surf is remarkably fuel efficient, making it a favorite point about the Surf among family car-owners for its low running costs. On average, the Surf shows consumption of 41 MPG up to a whooping 45 MPG. Below is the list of the average fuel efficiency of Toyota Surf, all based on highway conditions:
- Toyota Surf 2009 fuel efficiency: 45 MPG
- Toyota Surf 2006 fuel efficiency: 38 MPG
- Toyota Surf 2008 fuel efficiency: 44 MPG
- Toyota Surf 2005 fuel efficiency: 35 MPG
- Toyota Surf 2007 fuel efficiency: 42 MPG
- Toyota Surf 2004 fuel efficiency: 32 MPG
Toyota Surf Design
The Toyota Surfs available in Myanmar shares many of the similar basic design among each other. For example, most Surfs in the Myanmar car market are consistently 4-door SUV models and are imported from the Japanese auction markets.
Toyota Surf Exterior Design
Toyota regularly upgraded the design of Toyota Surf throughout its production. The fourth generation models have larger accents and more solid style statement than the previous versions. The standard, highline and optional exterior features of the latest models comprise privacy glass, ultraviolet glass protection, front and rear fog lamps, rear spoiler, roof rail and manual sunroof.
Toyota Surf Interior Design
The interior of the fourth generation Toyota Surf is very comfortable and spacious, as the body type was altered from compact SUV to midsize SUV. The facilities inside the passenger compartment encompass power windows, power steering, keyless entry system, seat lifter and separate folding second-row seats.
Toyota Surf Color Options
The Toyota Surf available in Myanmar, like most other cars, are usually Black, White, or Metallic Silver. The Toyota Surf is also seen with the following array of colors including:
- Alaskan White
- Amber Glow
- Ash Grey
- Black Mica Pearl
- Charcoal Grey
Toyota Surf Features
Other than the performance and design standards, the Toyota Surf has also improved its convenience features over the years of its production. The latest models features auto air conditioning, Radio/CD/MP3 player, GPS Navigation system, analog TV tuner and G-BOOK ALPHA traffic jam assist.
Toyota Surf Accessories
Toyota Surfs available in Myanmar already come with the following various high-end gadgets pre-installed in them:
Toyota Surf Entertainment Features
As with the luxury accessories mentioned above, Toyota Surf in Myanmar also comes with a range of entertainment systems, such as the following:
- Air-conditioning with controls on passengers' armrests
- Radio and MP3 Players
- Traffic jam assist with GPS
- TV and DVD players
Toyota Surf Safety Features
Toyota Surf is one of the safest SUVs to travel in, with its state-of-the-art safety features which include driver airbag, front passenger airbag, side airbag, curtain airbag, brake assist, antilock braking system with electronic brakeforce distribution, isofix bar and alarm system. Other high-tech safety features like HELNET road service might not be functional in Myanmar. In addition, the Surf sports the following add-ons:
- Touch panel that is multifunctional
- Childproof auto-door-locks
- Anti-glare rearview mirror
- Multi-operational cabin lights
Toyota Surf Compared to Other Compact SUVs in Myanmar
- Toyota Hilux Surf vs Mitsubishi Pajero: The Mitsubishi Pajero has a great off-road capability, whereas the Toyota Hilux Surf a brilliant drive nad easy in town.
- Toyota Hilux Surf vs Toyota Land Cruiser: The Land Cruiser is a mid-spec model for SUV whereas the Hilux comes with a top end spec, utilize part of their cabin spaces well.
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Toyota Hilux Surf Price in Myanmar Car Market
With the current car price in Myanmar, the older models of Toyota Surf from 1997 go for around 200 Lk Kyats while the newer models from the 2000s can fetch up to 450 Lk Kyats. Below you can find the average prices of Toyota Surf according to current online or Motors.com.mm app listings:
- Toyota Surf 1997 Price: 196 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Surf 1998 Price: 225 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Surf 1999 Price: 225 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Surf 2000 Price: 288 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Surf 2002 Price: 265 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Surf 2003 Price: 347 Lakh Kyats
Toyota Surf Latest Models in Myanmar
Toyota Surf is ideal for those looking to have a luxury car that provides a full range of comfort as well as prestige and utility.