The horsepower of the Land Rover is by 52 horsepowers grater in comparison to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8. As the difference is small it should not affect the car performance to a large extent.
The Land Rover uses 13 % less fuel in the combined cycle in comparison to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 4.7 V8 288HP automatic. The Land Rover Range Rover IV, which is palced in „large off-road 4x4” class burns up by 0.3 l more amount of fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 12.2 l.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
A little difference in the amount of 21 % indicates that the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 is the worst vehicle of these two compared. In the „large off-road 4x4 segment, being represented by the Toyota Land Cruiser V8, the medium acceleration to 100km/h is 10.5 s and is by 13 percent lower than this of Toyota car.
The width of the vehicle influences directly on passanger's inner room and driving stability. The Land Rover Range Rover IV is 100 mm wider than the Toyota. It is clearly felt by those sitting in front, who have more room for their elbows.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Land Rover Range Rover IV SUV 3.0 V6 S/C 340HP automatic 4x4 that can carry 11 percent more fuel than the Toyota. The average fuel container capacity in the large 4x4 class, from which the Land Rover Range Rover IV comes from, is 84 liters, whereas in large 4x4 class (represented by the Toyota Land Cruiser V8) it amounts to 84 l.
Land Rover Range Rover IV SUV has 68 mm longer wheelbase when compared to the Toyota Land Cruiser V8. A longer wheelbase gives more stable and comfortable ride, especially at higher speeds. It also gives more storage space. But, vehicles having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter wheelbase.
The Land Rover Range Rover IV SUV 3.0 V6 S/C 340HP automatic 4x4 is 49 mm longer than the Toyota. Long cars have more interior space and in most cases have more storage space. Although the Land Rover Range Rover IV SUV seems to be better option for families or persons who love the idea of comfortable rides, the Toyota Land Cruiser V8 may be more appropriate to the young as it will not cause troubles with parking and will have smaller turning radius.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between compared cars is only 4 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a staggering pace and for that reason the Land Rover Range Rover IV may have more advanced solutions thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.