Japan-based automaker giant Toyota has launched its brand new entry-level sedan 'Etios' in India, in December 2010. Priced between Rs 4.96 lakh (base variant) and Rs 6.86 lakh, the petrol-driven Toyota Etios promises to offer true value for money. The four-wheel wonder is all set to give its rivals a run for their money, with its swanky looks and power-packed performance. It is fully loaded with advanced safety features. The automobile flaunts a majestic frontal, with alluring rear end.
EngineUnder the hood of the petrol-driven Toyota Etios lies 1.5L 16 valve DOHC engine, that promises to offer unparalleled driving experience. The engine delivers maximum power of 90 PS at 5600 rpm, with a peak torque of 132 Nm at 3000 rpm. The engine is mated to 5-speed manual transmission. The engine is lightweight and promises to be highly fuel efficient.
Design And ComfortToyota Etios promises stands out from the crowd, with its sober looks. The car boasts of having a strong front grille and distinctive character lines that run along its sides. The automobile flaunts crisp crease lines on its bonnet. The rear end also looks impressive, with sparkling set of triangular tail lamps.
The interiors of Toyota Etios are ergonomically designed, to make the sedan roomy and comfortable. Etios offers ample headroom and legroom. The spacious boot space of the automobile has low loading height, so that you can effortlessly load and unload your luggage. Storage spaces are located strategically in its interiors, that too within easy reach. Etios comes with as many as seven one-liter bottle holders and a cooled glove box. For entertainment on the move, Etios is equipped with sophisticated DVD/Audio Player. To ensure that everyone breathes cool, clean and fresh air, the AC of the sedan comes with powerful blowers, multi-directional vents and air-purifying filter.