Toyota has quietly unveiled the 2013 Mark X facelift for Japan. A vehicle that is only destined for the Japanese Domestic Market. The vehicle shows Lexus design influences, especially when we’re talking about the front fascia, which comes with LEDs fro the daytime running lights and headlights. The car is 4,750mm long, (with a wheelbase that measures 2,850 mm), 1,795mm wide and 1,435mm tall.
Under the hood, two engines are available to choose from. The 2.5-liter V6 with 200 hp and 243 Nm of torque and a 3.5-liter V6 with 314 hp and 380 Nm of torque. Both engines are connected to a six-speed automatic transmission which sends power to the rear wheels. Optional all-wheel drive is also available.
The mid-size sedan measures 4,750 mm long, 1,795 mm wide and 1,435 mm tall with a wheelbase of 2,850 mm. It features redesigned bumpers, LED-infused headlights and a prominent grille with a more pronounced “X” logo. There’s also a new set of tail lamps and a trunk-mounted spoiler.
Customers have a choice of 6 exterior colors, including Black, White Pearl Crystal Shine, Silver Metallic, Ice Titanium Mica Metallic, Dark Red Mica Metallic and Dark Blue Mica.
Inside, the cabin comes with 8-way adjustable front seats, a leather steering wheel and shifter with red stitching, rear sunshade and climate control. Higher-end variants such as the Mark X Premium and the sporty 350S G’s add leather upholstery, heated front seats and stainless steel door sill plates. There’s also an infotainment system with GPS navigation and 12 speakers.
The 2013 Toyota Mark X is already available and comes with a price that starts at 2,440,000 yen (USD 31,059 or EUR 24,742 at the current exchange rates).
Well on a concluding note, we would like to tell you that the start-up trims, doesn’t offer much features, but if in case we move up the range and take a closer look at the versions such as Mark X Premium, we will get flattered by the goodies it offers, such as,leather Upholstery, stainless steel door entry stills and much more. Stay tuned fellas for more updates.