The 1st Generation Toyota Pixis was introduced in 2012. The 2012 Toyota Pixis is a front engine front/four wheel drive kei car. The Toyota Pixis 1st Generation is based on a special edition of the Daihatsu Move called the Daihatsu Move Conte. The Toyota Pixis 2012 is available in 2 different variants Pixis Epoch and Pixis Mega. Production of the 1st Generation Toyota Pixis has been ongoing for over 4 years, the Toyota Pixis was and is available to purchase in the years 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.
The price of the 2012 Toyota Pixis is fairly competitive when compared to other cars in the same class.
The exterior of the 1st Generation Toyota Pixis features a fairly unique design language. The front end houses triangular style side swept headlights, a trapezium grille with a chrome accent, an angular trapezium grille with multiple inlets and a flush bumper design. The rear end houses small sharp stacked side swept taillights and a standard case hatchback. The exterior of the 1st Generation Toyota Pixis Mega features a much different and more aggressive design language. The front end houses square headlights, a rectangular chrome grille, an angular rectangular styled grille, a chrome strip running the length of the front bumper and square fog lights. The side houses sliding doors. The rear end houses stacked vertical rectangular style side swept taillights, a chrome trim piece running the length of the rear bumper and a standard case hatchback.
The interior of the 2012 Toyota Pixis compromises of black, silver and white plastic trim pieces. The front and rear seats are covered in fabric. Standard features include a stereo speaker audio system, power mirrors, power windows, power lock doors, power steering, air conditioning, dual front airbags, dual front knee airbags and a digital display. Options include satellite navigation, automatic climate control, leather upholstery and a reversing camera. The interior of the Toyota Pixis Mega features a centrally placed instrument cluster, a generally sportier interior accented by polished silver such as the three spoke steering wheel accented by polished silver trim pieces. The overall interior of the 1st Generation Toyota Pixis features a good amount of interior space for kei of its compact exterior dimensions.
The Toyota Pixis 1st Generation can achieve an average of up to 18KM/L making for an estimated driving range of up to 540KM from the compact kei cars 30 Liter fuel tank.
The main competitors of the Toyota Pixis 2012 are the Mitsubishi EK Wagon, Nissan Otti, Suzuki Alto, Mazda Carol, Nissan Moco, Daihatsu Mira, Suzuki Wagon R, Honda N Box, Subaru Stella, Daihatsu Sonica, Mitsubishi I and the Honda N One.