When comparing the Toyota FJ Cruiser's and the Toyota 4Runner's specifications and ratings, The Toyota 4Runner has the advantage in the areas of typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars, and fuel efficiency and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Toyota FJ Cruiser's and the Toyota 4Runner's specifications and ratings, the Toyota 4Runner is a better car than the Toyota FJ Cruiser.
Toyota FJ Cruiser vs. Toyota 4Runner Pricing
A used 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser ranges from $23,205 to $43,993 while a used 2014 Toyota 4Runner is priced between $19,060 to $30,994.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the Toyota FJ Cruiser’s base engine makes 260 horsepower, and the Toyota 4Runner base engine makes 270 horsepower. The FJ Cruiser is rated to deliver an average of 18 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 380 miles. The 4Runner is rated to deliver an average of 19 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 506 miles. This gives the Toyota 4Runner the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the Toyota FJ Cruiser. Both models use gasoline.
Safety Ratings Comparison
The Toyota 4Runner has an average safety rating of 4 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings.