Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In line with the UAE’s road to 50 and to celebrate the delivery of its all-new Land Cruiser to the first customers, Al-Futtaim Toyota surprised the first 50 recipients of the vehicle with a special reception at its showroom in Dubai Festival City.
Customers were invited to the showroom to receive their all-new Land Cruiser 300 at an exclusive midnight drive event last night, greeted by fireworks and a water salute by Dubai’s Civil Defence accompanied by Dubai Police, who both also received the much anticipated model. Abu Dhabi Police also took delivery of its new 2022 Land Cruiser which has been added the Abu Dhabi Police fleet.
The flagship Land Cruiser has been completely redesigned on its 70th anniversary, with a host of new technologies enhance both off-road handling and on-road comfort and stability and a newly developed twin-turbocharged petrol engine for superior performance.
Yousuf Al Raeesi, Director of Gov’t Affairs & HSSE at Al-Futtaim Motors commented, “Since the World Premier of the all-new Land Cruiser 300 earlier this month, we have been waiting to be able to get it into the hands of our customers here in the UAE. Al-Futtaim prides itself on operating with an inherent customer-centric approach and these customers are receiving something truly special with this vehicle so we wanted to mark the occasion as such. As the UAE is gearing up to celebrate the next 50 years it was fitting to celebrate our first 50 customers.”
The Land Cruiser 300 is available at all Al-Futtaim Toyota showrooms across the UAE now, starting at AED 229,900.
If you’re ready to see everything the king of SUVs has on offer, head down to a Toyota Showroom today or visit www.toyota.ae.
About Al-Futtaim Toyota:
Toyota, a Japanese automotive manufacturer founded in 1937, is the world’s market leader in sales of hybrid electric vehicles. Toyota has been exclusively distributed in the UAE by Al-Futtaim Automotive, part of Al-Futtaim Group, for over six decades, and has been leading the sustainable mobility movement since 2008.
With a large line-up of vehicles ranging from SUV, compact, sedan, coupe, MPV and LCV, as well as a wide range of Hybrid options, Al-Futtaim Toyota is setting new benchmarks for clean motoring in an effort to actively contribute to a lower carbon footprint in the UAE. 2017 saw the introduction of the zero-emission hydrogen-powered Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) Toyota Mirai, in a pilot aiming at studying the possibilities of establishing a hydrogen-based, carbon-free society.
Toyota’s line-up features several hybrid vehicles including the sporty, practical and environmentally friendly RAV4, the C-HR, an innovative compact SUV, the seven-seater Highlander which is the brands biggest HEV to date, the powerful and efficient Corolla and the sleek and sophisticated Camry.
In September 2019, after a 17-year wait, Al-Futtaim Toyota launched the new 2020 Toyota GR Supra in the UAE, much to the delight of fans and loyalists across the country. With the all-new fifth-generation model, the legendary name returned to set the roads ablaze with a comeback only fitting of the Toyota Supra story, with the 2021 version launching a year later in October 2020.
In August 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota shook up the lifestyle pickup segment with the introduction of the all-new eighth-generation Toyota Hilux Adventure. This was the first time ever that the Hilux is available as a retail model in the UAE, meaning that it is no longer limited to dominating the commercial-use sector.
For more information and to book a test drive of the latest Toyota models please visit www.toyota.ae
About Al-Futtaim Automotive:
Al-Futtaim Automotive, one of the main five operating divisions within the UAE-based Al-Futtaim Group of companies, is a conglomerate of motoring-related businesses, franchising some of the world’s most-recognized automotive brands and services.
Operating in 10 countries across the Middle East, Asia and Africa and empowered by around 9,000 associates, the UAE-headquartered Group’s services span across distribution of new and used vehicles, manufacturing, leasing, and aftersales.
Ranging from passenger cars to SUVs, commercial vehicles, industrial and construction equipment as well as motorbikes and quads, Al-Futtaim Automotive Group offers an integrative customer-centric experience for motorists, fleet operators and contractors alike, and strives to become the leader in tailor-made mobility solutions.
Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim Group today is one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Structured into five operating divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate, retail and health; employing more than 42,000 employees in more than 20 countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, we partner with over 200 of the world’s most admired and innovative brands.
Al-Futtaim’s entrepreneurship and relentless customer focus enables the organization to continue to grow and expand; responding to the changing needs of our customers within the societies in which we operate.
By upholding our values of respect, excellence, collaboration, integrity; Al-Futtaim continues to enrich the lives and aspirations of our customers each and every day.