(4.7) 15 reviews
MSRP: $1,722$10,754
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 17-18
Engine: 183-hp, 3.4-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Seats: 5
2001 Toyota 4Runner

Our Take on the 2001 Toyota 4Runner

Our Take

Toyota is adding two new SUVs this year, the full-size Sequoia and the midsize Highlander, so it is restructuring the 4Runner lineup so it doesn’t overlap either of the newcomers.The midsize 4Runner is Toyota’s most popular SUV, and this year it comes only with a V-6 engine and automat... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

"Sometimes you feel like a truck, sometimes you don't." That's how Toyota division general manager Don Esmond explains why the Highlander sport-utility vehicle joins the 4Runner in the lineup for 2001. 4Runner is built off a pickup platform and as such acts more truck-like with firm ride and handling. Highlander is built off the Camry platform and behaves more like a ... Read full review for the 2001 Toyota 4 Runner

Consumer Reviews


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Top quality truck

by JOHN from scranton,pa on September 26, 2010

I have a 2001 with 117,000 with no problems and never heard of any other owners with ones either. just make sure you have the rear axle breather vents checked so there not blocked. mine were and force... Read Full Review

4 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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