Toyota delists three variants of Yaris sedan in India1 min read . Updated: 06 Jul 2020, 10:01 PM IST
Toyota Yaris sedan previously was offered in seven manual and seven CVT automatic variants. Now, the Honda City rival has five manual and six automatic variants.
Toyota has silently taken down three variants of the Yaris sedan from its official website. The variants including V manual, VX manual and V CVT automatic aren't part of the list now.
Previously, the Yaris sedan featured 7 manual and 7 CVT automatic variants, however, the Honda City rival now only has 5 manual trims - J (O), G (O), J, G, and V(O), and 6 automatic variants - J (O) CVT, G (O) CVT, J CVT, G CVT, V(O) CVT, and VX CVT.
In June, Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) revised pricing of its entire model list, and the Yaris sedan received a hike of around ₹10,000 to ₹12,000, throughout the variants, however, its J and G variants received a much higher hike of ₹1.68 lakh and ₹1.20 lakh, respectively. The car is now currently priced in the range of ₹8.86 lakh and ₹14.30 lakh (both ex-showroom, Delhi). The company also recently announced listing of Yaris on government e-marketplace. (More details here)
The Toyota Yaris features a 1.5-litre 4 Cylinder, 16 Valve Dual VVT-i petrol engine which churns out 79 kW (107 PS) at 6,000 rpm and 140 (Nm) at 4,200 rpm. The ARAI-rated mileage of the engine stands at 17.1 kmpl.
Some of the key features of the sedan includes projector headlamps, LED DRLs, alloy wheels, roof-mounted air-vents with ambient illumination, 8-way adjustable power driver seat, glass-high solar energy absorbing (HSEA), tyre pressure monitoring system, dual-tone interiors and fabric (optional leather) upholstered seats.
Part of the safety kit includes features such as seven airbags, ABS, EBD and Brake Assist, as well as solar energy-absorbing front windshield with infrared cut off.