The re-designed Toyota Vios will be in tune with other models (Camry and Corolla) of Toyota. Toyota Vios is manufactured by Toyota Kirloskar Motors, the subsidiary of Toyota in India. Even though the car is available in more than 80 countries, it has not made an entry in India. Also, the rear view of the vehicle appears similar to the 2014 Toyota Corolla. Keep reading to check out Toyota Vios India release date 2017 with price, mileage and important features.
Features of Toyota Vios India
Most important, Toyota Vios features attractive aerodynamic front body structure. The front bumper appears very strong. The internal cabin is treated with premium materials. There are gloss accents which serve the decorative purpose in a very efficient way.
The standard features expected from the vehicle include Air conditioner (with manual controls), power steering, and quality audio entertainment. The front bumper is massive with large air intake section and it has a body-colored chin guard.
A pair of fog lamps fitted on the front will increase the drivability of the car. The wheel arches and door panels will enhance the side look. The car is fitted with body colored door handles and ORVM caps. To deliver a trendy look, the window sills and B-pillars are available in Black color.
Passengers can also take advantage of the comfortable leg space and seating arrangement. As there is great competition for sedan versions in the Indian market, the Vios should balance the price as well as features. The plus points with the Toyota Vios are great styling, responsive engine and best pricing. Also, the AC vents are available for back seats so that there will be a uniform distribution of cooling or heating effect in the cabin.
Toyota Vios India Mileage and Specifications
The Toyota Vios will be powered by diesel and petrol engines. The 1.5-liter petrol engine delivers 21.43 kmpl as per ARAI. Furthermore, the four-cylinder engine comes with electronic fuel injection technology. The engine has the capability to produce 107.5 BHP at 6000 rpm. It results in the development of 141Nm @ 4200 rpm. You can go for either 5-speed manual transmission gearbox or 4-speed automatic transmission gearbox. Also, the drive system is connected to the front wheels.
The 1.4-liter diesel engine will be tuned to deliver better performance. It is expected that the 1.4-liter diesel engine has 1364 cc displacement. The power production will be of the order of 67.06 BHP at 3800 rpm. It will deliver a torque of 170 Nm in between 1800 and 2400 rpm. The diesel engine will be connected to the 5-speed manual transmission system. The mileage expected by the diesel engine is 23.59 kmpl.
Toyota Vios India Price and Performance
Toyota Vios has stylish alloy wheels and the headlight cluster is filled with projector lamps. Even though the details about safety and comfort are not available, you can expect features better than the Etios sedan.
The expected price of the vehicle is in between Rs. 8 lakhs and Rs. 11 lakhs.
Furthermore, the vehicle is expected to feature the parking assistance. Also, to enhance the safety ABS with EBD function will be offered. You can take advantage of dual front airbags and the driver seatbelt warning function. The engine immobilizer helps in the prevention of theft.
Most important, the Vios comes with disc and drum braking system which can offer better control of the vehicle in all kinds of climatic conditions. The higher versions are likely to be fitted with anti-lock braking system. The stability of the vehicle is very much enhanced with the McPherson strut on the front axle and torsion beam suspension on the rear end.
Toyota Vios India Release Date 2017
The C-segment sedan version from Toyota Vios will be launched in the late 2017 or early 2018.
Although the date is not confirmed yet but auto industry seems to be already excited about it.
Conclusion – Toyota Vios India
The Toyota Vios has the capability to compete with Honda City, Maruti Ciaz, and Hyundai Verna. There is great competition for sedan segment in India. Furthermore, the upcoming sedan version from Toyota comes with impressive exteriors. The radiator grille is sculptured in a stylish way. The vehicle is likely to feature many types of protective features. The powerful headlamps, engine immobilizer, and door ajar warning lamps will certainly enhance the operational efficiency of the vehicle.