2018 Toyota Yaris: Features & variants of Honda City competitor leaked

Toyota is all set to launch the Yaris C-Segment sedan in India on the 18th of May, 2018. Pre-bookings for the car are already open at many Toyota dealerships although official bookings begin from 22nd April across India.

2018 Toyota Yaris: Features & variants of Honda City competitor leaked

While we do know that the Yaris will be a petrol-only sedan, we now have new details about the variants it’ll be offered in, along with features that each variant will offer.

2018 Toyota Yaris: Features & variants of Honda City competitor leaked

The Yaris will be sold in 7 variants, 3 in manual trim and 4 in automatic trim. The V MT, G MT and J MT will be the manual trims while V CVT, G CVT, J CVT and VX CVT will be automatic trims. The car will use a 1.5-liter petrol engine with variable valve timing as standard across the trims. The manual gearbox will be a 6-speed unit while the automatic gearbox will be a CVT unit with 7 stepped shifts.

In terms of pricing, the Yaris is expected to sit in between the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz and the Honda City. Expect a starting price of about Rs. 8 lakhs for the car. The Yaris is produced in India, at Toyota’s Bidadi factory with a high amount of localization. The car is expected to be highly fuel efficient, affordable to run as well as maintain. High quality levels all around are also expected.

2018 Toyota Yaris: Features & variants of Honda City competitor leaked

Meanwhile, here are the variant-wise trim details of the Yaris.

The J trim will offer,

  • Halogen projector headlamps
  • Body coloured ORVMs and door handles
  • Electric adjustment for ORVMs
  • Shark Fin Antenna
  • HSEA glass (IR cut)
  • Keyless entry
  • Manual AC
  • Driver seat height adjust
  • Power windows (front and rear)
  • Day & night IRVM
  • Optitron Meter with LCD MID
  • Cooled glove box
  • 60:40 split seats
  • Audio system with 4 speakers
  • Room lamp/map lamp
  • Rear armrest with cupholder
  • Power steering with tilt adjustment
  • 7 airbags
  • ABS with EBD and BA
  • Central locking

 G trim adds:

  • Chrome grille
  • Electrically adjustable and retractable ORVMs with integrated turn indicator
  • Acoustic & vibration control glass
  • Smart entry
  • Optitron Meter with TFT MID
  • Auto AC
  • Push-button start
  • Steering audio controls
  • 7-inch AVX infotainment system with four speakers
  • Roof-mounted air vent with ambient lighting
  • Rear parking sensors (two)
  • Front fog lamps
  • Rear fog lamps
  • Rear defogger
  • Speed sensing auto door lock
  • Impact sensing door unlock

V trim adds:

  • 15-inch alloy wheels
  • Auto headlamps with Follow-Me Home function
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • LED rear combination lamps with line guide
  • 7-inch AVX infotainment system with 6 speakers
  • Cruise control
  • Front parking sensors (two)
  • Rear parking sensors (four)
  • All wheel disc brake

VX trim adds:

  • LED DRLs
  • Chrome door handles
  • Paddle shifters
  • 7-inch AVN infotainment system with 6 speakers
  • Leather seats
  • 8-way power adjustment for driver’s seat
  • Rear sunshade
  • Vehicle Stability Control
  • Hill Assist
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System

Via Team-BHP