Back view of the 2021 Toyota 4Runner Nautical Blue Metallic parked outside a building

2021 Toyota 4Runner Performance and MPG Ratings: A Buyer’s Guide

How powerful and fuel-efficient is the 2021 Toyota 4Runner? 

With strong off-road performance, the 2021 Toyota 4Runner is here to suit a variety of lifestyles. This full-size SUV not only has a sleek design, spacious cabin, and tech-crafted interior but also its fuel efficiency is top-notch. The 4WD with a 5-speed automatic transmission is one of the unique features in this year’s Toyota 4Runner and is standard on every trim. Wondering what 2021 Toyota 4Runner performance and MPG ratings bring to the table? Continue reading this Toyota of Vacaville blog post!

2021 Toyota 4Runner Performance Specification 

2021 Toyota 4Runner towing a trailer
  • 4-liter DOHC 24-Valve V6 with Dual Independent Variable Valve Timing with Intelligence (VVT-i) 
  • 5-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i) and sequential shift mode 
  • Available tow packages help to tow up to 5,000 lbs. 
  • EPA Fuel Economy: 16 city/19 highway/17 combined MPG 
  • Trailer-sway control to maintain control of the trailer 

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2021 Toyota 4Runner MPG Ratings by Trim Levels 

2021 Toyota 4Runner Trim Levels Fuel Economy (city/highway/combined) Fuel Tank Capacity 
SR5 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
TRD Sport 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
Trail Special Edition 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
SR5 Premium 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
TRD Off-Road 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
TRD Off-Road Premium 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
Limited 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 
TRD Pro 16/19/17 MPG 23 gallons 

2021 Toyota 4Runner Off-Road Capability Features

  • Featuring an X-REAS suspension in TRD Sport 
  • Locking Rear Differential 
  • Crawl Control 
  • Kinetic Dynamic Suspension System (KDSS) 
  • Available Multi-Terrain Select (MTS) system 
2021 Toyota 4Runner Barcelona Red Metallic driving through water

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Shop for a new Toyota 4Runner at Toyota of Vacaville Today! 

Impressed by the 2021 Toyota 4Runner performance and mileage but not sure where to purchase in Vacaville, CA? Stop by Toyota of Vacaville and schedule a test drive! Our sales team will give you a complete walk-around of the new Toyota 4Runner, so you know all the exterior and interior details about the vehicle you are test driving.