Toyota Yaris A Subcompact Car Produced By Toyota Since 1999
There is no possibility of denying that the Toyota Yaris is nothing but considered to be a subcompact car with three and five doors option, artistic look, and well compact designed, ever produced by automaker since 1999, and seems to be replacing with the Starlet. In Between the span of 1999 and 2005, some markets had also received the same vehicles under the Toyota Echo name. Toyota had used the Toyota Yaris and Echo names on the export version of several different Japanese-market models.
It is believed since 2013, an exceptional version of the model which is based on the Vios was launched for Asian markets, including China, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Taiwan and Vietnam. Contemporary the Chinese market had also released the regular Vitz-based produced locally by the GAC multiparty venture. China also sells the Vios-based model as the L, obtainable in 1.3- 6NR-FE and 1.5-liter 7NR-FE versions. Further it is informed in Thailand; this vehicle was released some time back in October 2013, using the 1.2-liter 3NR-FE engine, yielding the car as part of the eco-car program in Thailand. Models offered are as J ECO, J, E, and G.
Further for the Indonesian marketplace, the XP150 model was revealed in December 2013, and was launched on 17 March 2014, with assembly at Karawang, Indonesia. You will be surprising to know that this Indonesian version is more or less similar to the Thai version, thus bigger than the Yarises comparing to different markets, and uses the 1.5-liter 1NZ-FE engine. Trim levels accessible are: E, G, and TRD Sportivo with manual or automatic transmission.
Toyota Yaris Specifications
The car had always been concluded in the top when we talk about the category of the lightest vehicles, at around 2,300 pounds, yet in an extended drive, we believe its performance to be under whelming although sporty SE models get a stiffer suspension for a more responsive feel. There we find some engine noise issue at highway cruising speeds, but the current model to be fuel-efficient in the city but no standout for mileage on the highway.
The new Toyota Yaris is sturdy on safety, with nine standard airbags, but lacking options like heated seats and touch-screen navigation. Bluetooth hands-free features are pleasantly simple, though, and USB ports and aux plugs are standard for all.