On sale since 1955, the Toyota Crown is a giant star in Japan and one among Toyota’s longest-running merchandise. However whereas acquainted throughout Asia and one of many first merchandise the automaker imported right here, the massive Crown hasn’t been bought within the U.S. since 1972. This fall, nonetheless, a hybrid-only Crown will return stateside as Toyota’s most luxurious mannequin It’ll even be the primary to get the automaker’s performance-oriented Hybrid Max engine.
Toyota hasn’t but introduced pricing, however this new Crown may be very completely different from earlier variations or the soon-to-depart Avalon. Whereas a sedan with a fastback design, it could even be referred to as a crossover for its greater floor clearance, 4 inches greater than the Camry.