At Toyota in the Japanese city of Takaoka decided to experiment with the shape of the fifth generation RAV4. Employees who collect the crossovers for the domestic market, has turned the RAV4 into the limo.
The limousine was created in the framework of the training project for young employees. Under the expert guidance of Yuji Ozawa worked on a project of 200 factory workers and engineers. The creation of exclusive RAV4 took about four months since the Assembly passed in their spare time.
LHD RAV4 lengthened the wheelbase and added a specially prepared 800 mm insertion without doors in the center – now the length of the crossover is 5400 mm. Grown body is further increased, and torsional rigidity were tested by lifting the car with the help of a cargo lift. Vehicle weight increased by 100 pounds.
The configuration of the interior decided not to touch the extra space serves the comfort of the rear passengers. Bed on the floor purple floor mats, and front panel decorated with inserts in body color and checkerboard patterns.
The factory Toyota RAV4 Takaoka in addition to the Corolla and go Harrier. According to Ozawa, the creation of a limo was not an end in itself: in the course of the project employees were tested for the ability to creative thinking and the ability to work in a team and create new using existing resources.
In may, the Belgian tuning Studio presented a Carat Duchatelet armored limousine based on Toyota Land Cruiser 200. As a result of the modifications, the Japanese SUV has stretched in length by 50 inches and has got armor levels B6 and B7.
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