2023 Toyota 4Runner in Hamilton, ON

Toyota 4Runner at Upper James Toyota

Few vehicles come as rugged and ready for adventure quite like the 2023 Toyota 4Runner. This mid-size SUV features the best off-road utility, while maintaining a welcoming interior that will keep you comfortable no matter the treacherous terrain outside of your window. Tackle your next adventure with the best vehicle to satisfy your rugged exploration needs with the latest 4Runner from Toyota. Whether you’re new to this unique SUV, or just need a refresher, our Upper James Toyota team has highlighted the top features of the 2023 4Runner below, so get excited about what this vehicle can do for you.

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Exterior Features

Rugged Design

A lot of SUVs may claim to be “rugged” but the 4Runner truly represents the entire description of the word with a design that takes to heart the Sport Utility Vehicle moniker of its style. It does this through its unique heavy duty body-on-frame construction, accented by roof rails, running boards and dynamic lighting features.

TRD Sport

There are many different versions of the 2023 4Runner available, to truly match what you desire out of an equally stylish and off-road-ready SUV. The TRD Sport takes your 4Runner to an entirely new level with these upgraded features.

  • X-REAS sport suspension
  • 20-inch aluminum black-accented alloy wheels
  • TRD hood scoop


Looking for the ultimate in 4Runner utility, and one represented by the long history of the Toyota Racing Development division of off-road racing for our brand? Get a handle on the variety of Ontario terrain with the TRD Pro and its incredible features, including:

  • 4 Wheel Crawl Control
  • Multi-Terrain Select
  • TRD FOX shocks
  • 17-inch matte black aluminum wheels
  • 31.5-inch all-terrain tires
  • Hood scoop
  • Black TRD badging
  • TRD front skid plate
  • LED fog lights
  • And more
Dimensions: 2023 Toyota 4Runner
Length (mm/in) 4,829 / 190.1
Width (mm/in) 1,926 / 75.8
Wheelbase (mm/in) 2,789 / 109.8
Ground Clearance (mm/in) 244 / 9.6
Gross Vehicle Weight (kg/lbs) 2,857.64 / 6,300

Interior Design

Seating Space & Comfort

If you’re taking your 4Runner in unruly terrain, you need to be comfortable for the entire ride, and that’s exactly what this 2023 model provides. The front seats are not only big and supportive to cradle your body and ensure proper posture, but come heated as well for toasty winter travel. In terms of comfort, the SR5, TRD Off Road and TRD Pro have SofTex seating, with the Limited model supplying gorgeous leather surfaces.

Versatile Space

Adventuring means you most likely have a ton of gear to pack along with you, and the 4Runner graciously takes it all on. One-touch fold-down of the 2nd row seats provides for quick adjustability to take on your cargo. SR5 and Limited 7-passenger models have split-fold 3rd row seats to balance passenger and cargo needs.


8-inch Touchscreen Display

It’s simple to stay in control of everything onboard your 4Runner thanks to the generous 8-inch touchscreen display found on the dashboard. From navigation to entertainment to the backup camera, utilize the many features found on the display screen.

Hill Start Assist Control

Going off-road may often put you on steep inclines, and may make you a little nervous about the safety of your vehicle to such a slanted degree. Worry no longer thanks to Hill-Start Assist Control, which notices if the 4Runner is rolling backwards and automatically applies the brakes to prevent rolling, so you can hit the accelerator.

Connected Services

Everyday life is intrinsically connected through smart technology, and there’s no better example of this than the Connected Services suite of features by Toyota. Audio Plus with Remote models feature Remote Connect, Safety Connect and Service Connect. Premium Audio with Remote add on embedded navigation and Destination Assist. Stay safe and connected thanks to Connected Services by Toyota.


Efficient Engine

How does the 4Runner power all of that adventure? It does so with a 4.0L DOHC V6 engine, ready to help you tackle any set of terrain ahead. It’s highlighted by 270 horsepower, a 2,268 kg towing capacity and still stays efficient with 13.8L/100 km of combined efficiency.

Off-Road Features

You may ask what truly makes the 4Runner capable to perform off road and live up to that rugged design. It’s not just a moniker, as there are a variety of onboard systems that truly make it off-road ready. These include, as highlighted on the TRD Off Road:


  • Part-time 4-wheel drive system
  • Locking rear differential
  • Kinetic suspension system (with coil springs)
  • Skid plates
  • Multi-terrain ABS
Specifications: 2023 Toyota 4Runner
Engine 4.0L DOHC V6 (with VVT-i)
Transmission 5-speed automatic
Horsepower 270
Towing Capacity (kg/lbs) 2,268 / 5,000
Payload Capacity (kg/lbs) 737 / 1,625
Fuel Efficiency (city/highway/combined) (L/100 km) 14.8 / 12.5 / 13.8


Toyota Safety Sense P

Each and every 2023 4Runner model features the latest Toyota Safety Sense P system. Drive knowing you’re protected and covered with a vast range of active safety tech. These features include:

  • Pre-Collision System
  • Lane Departure Alert
  • Automatic High Beams
  • Dynamic Radar Cruise Control (High Speed)

Blind Spot Monitor (with Rear Cross Traffic Alert)

There’s a lot to keep track of when driving, so let the 4Runner take care of some of this for you, including with the Blind Spot Monitor. This system will let you know of any vehicle that slides into your blind spot. Rear Cross Traffic Alert also helps to let you know of any approaching vehicle when backing up.

Energy-Absorbant Body

Not only does the 2023 4Runner feature a wide range of technology-based systems to keep you safe, but was designed from the very beginning to promote a safe construction, literally Its impact-absorbing body will route impact energy away from the cabin in the event of a collision.

What’s New on the 2023 Toyota 4Runner?

2023 is a special year for the 4Runner, as it celebrates the 40th year of this iconic Toyota model. To mark this special occasion, a special 40th edition anniversary model is available, featuring a heritage front grille, bronze Toyota bading, 40th anniversary badging, bronze 17-inch TRD wheels, bronze seat stitching and much more.

2023 Toyota 4Runner Trim Levels

Front side view of 2023 4Runner


Starting at $51,050*

4.0L V6 engine
17-inch alloy wheels
Audio Plus with Remote
Blind Spot Monitor

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Book a Test Drive

Adventuring never looked better than in the 2023 Toyota 4Runner, and one can be yours here at Upper James Toyota in Hamilton. Contact our team for any lingering questions you may have on the iconic 4Runner, and to start the ordering process for your very own, today.