Toyota's most expensive car in India to become even costlier

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) on Friday announced that it has decided to implement a price hike on the Vellfire luxury MPV. The new price will come into effect from July. Apart from the Vellfire, the company has also announced that the Camry Hybrid will receive a price hike next month.

By: HT Auto Desk
| Updated on: 05 Jun 2020, 21:46 PM
Follow us on:
Follow us on:
Toyota Vellfire is the costliest vehicle in the company's India line-up.
Toyota Vellfire is the costliest vehicle in the company's India line-up.

"The impending hike has been necessitated due to the substantial rise in exchange rate," Toyota said commenting on the reason for the price hike, in a press release sent on Friday.

Also Read : Toyota teams up with five China companies to develop fuel cells

While the cost hike announcement has been made, the Japanese automaker has kept mum on the exact details about the new prices.

Also check these Cars

Find more Cars
Toyota Vellfire (HT Auto photo)
₹ 1.20 - 1.30 Cr* *Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Check latest offers
Explore your Vehicle
Toyota Glanza (HT Auto photo)
₹ 7.18 - 9.45 Lakhs* *Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Check latest offers
Toyota Belta (HT Auto photo)
₹ 10 Lakhs *Expected Price
View Details
Toyota Camry (HT Auto photo)
₹ 39.41 - 41.20 Lakhs* *Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Check latest offers
Toyota Fortuner (HT Auto photo)
₹ 32.99 - 50.74 Lakhs* *Ex-showroom price
Add to compare
Check latest offers
Toyota Supra (HT Auto photo)
₹ 85 - 95 Lakhs* *Expected Price
View Details

For the record, the Vellfire luxury MPV was launched in the Indian market in February this year at 79.50 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Unlike the foreign markets where it is also offered in conventional petrol engine options, the India-spec model gets a 197 PS parallel hybrid system which comprises a petrol engine (2AR-FXE 2.5-litre), 2JM and 2FM electric motors along with a 6.5 Ah Nickel-Metal Hydride battery pack. The overall fuel economy of this system has been rated at 16.35 km/l.

As far as its trim options and features are concerned, the luxury people mover is available in only a single trim - Executive Lounge. This model gets split LED headlamp featuring cornering function, LED rear combination lamps, 17-inch alloy wheels and plenty of chrome detailing all around.

Also Read : Toyota Fortuner facelift breaks cover, gets bolder styling cues

Some of its comfort and convenience features include twin moonroof, power rear and back doors, ventilated and heated front seats with memory function, individual seat tables, power reclining, adjustable ottoman second-row seats, and more. Mind you, all this is offered as a part of the standard kit.

The company has also recently announced a price hike on the Fortuner SUV. It has become dearer by 48,000 and is now priced in the range of 28.66 lakh* to 34.43 lakh*. (More details here)

*ex-showroom, Delhi

First Published Date: 05 Jun 2020, 18:03 PM IST
Shopping Bag Shop Now
70% OFF
VENO Portable High Power 2 in 1 Car Vacuum Cleaner | USB Rechargeable Wireless Handheld Car Vacuum Cleaner Traveling, Camping Reusable and Sustainable (2 in 1 Vacuum Cleaner)
Rs. 899 Rs. 2,999
5% OFF
Godrej aer O – Hanging Car Air Freshener | Car Accessories | Cool Aqua (7.5g)
Rs. 94 Rs. 99
68% OFF
PUNZONE Car Body Scratch Remover - Scratch Repair Polishing Wax Kit Sponge Body Compound Cream Wax, Car Body Compound Scratch Remover
Rs. 289 Rs. 898
65% OFF
Ambrane 38W Fast Car Charger with Dual Output, Quick Charge 3.0 and Power Delivery, Type-C & USB Port, Wide Compatibility for Smart Phones (RAAP C38 A, Black)
Rs. 349 Rs. 999

Please provide your details to get Personalized Offers on

Choose city
+91 | Choose city
Choose city
Choose city
By clicking "View Offers" you Agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy

Dear Name

Please verify your mobile number.

+91 | Choose city
Couldn't verify the OTP.
It's either expired or it's incorrect.