It is exciting to hear that the new Toyota Yaris has gone into production, and the Toyota Indus Motor Company rolled out the first Yaris for selling purposes yesterday. This means the new Toyota Yaris will soon be available at the Toyota dealerships across Pakistan.
Potential customers will get a chance to experience the new compact sedan through test drives at the dealerships. The official launch of this sedan is expected to be on the 27th of March this year. After that, the booking of Yaris will also commence.
Probable Features and Specifications
Toyota Pakistan has not yet definitively declared specifications and features of the new Yaris. We expect the following key features and specifications will accompany the new sedan from Toyota.
- ATIV will the top variant with a total of six variants
- Four 1.3L and two 1.5L variants
- 1300cc (98 bhp) and 1500cc (108 bhp) engine options just like Honda City
- Both CVT and manual transmissions will be available
- Manual and automatic climate control depending on the variant you will purchase
- 15-inch alloy wheels or 14-inch steel wheels
- Drum brakes for the rear and disc brakes for the front
- Macpherson Strut suspension at the front and Torsion Beam at the rear
- Front SRS (Supplementary Restraint System) airbags
- Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) can be a feature on the high-end models
- Steering wheel controls for audio etc. are expected on the ATIV models
- ATIV models may get a push-button start and cruise control
- Infotainment systems of two types: a smaller one with Bluetooth connectivity and a larger one on the ATIV models
- ATIV models can come with chrome door handles to a premium and upmarket look and feel
- Halogen headlights will feature all Yaris models
- Lower probability of projector headlamps even on ATIV models
See the previously acquired pictures of Toyota Yaris below:
Pricing of Toyota Yaris
Official pricing will be revealed on the 27th of March with the launch of Yaris. Below are the expected ex-factory prices:
- GLI MT 1.3 from 23.99 to 24.49 lacs
- GLI CVT 1.3 from 25.48 to 25.99 lacs
- ATIV MT 1.3 from 24.99 to 25.49 lacs
- ATIV CVT 1.3 from 26.49 to 26.99 lacs
- ATIV X MT 1.5 from 26.99 to 27.49 lacs
- ATIV X CVT 1.5 from 28.59 to 29.09 lacs
Stay tuned for more news on the 2020 Toyota Yaris and drop your thoughts in the comments section below.