Toyota Urban Cruiser compact SUV: First TVC released

Toyota launched their cheapest SUV Urban Cruiser in the market today. This is the second product to come out from Maruti and Toyota partnership. The all-new Urban Cruiser SUV is basically a rebadged version of the all new BS6 Maruti Vitara Brezza. This is Toyota’s first sub-4 meter compact SUV and the prices for the same start at Rs 8.4 lkah, ex-showroom and go up to Rs 11.3 lakh, ex-showroom. This makes it more expensive than the Maruti Brezza. Toyota has now released a new TV commercial for their latest offering in the highly competitive sub-4 meter SUV segment.

The video has been shared by Toyota India on their official Youtube channel. It basically shows what all features does the car offer and also shows glimpses of the exterior including the changes that Toyota has made. Toyota Urban Cruiser as mentioned above is a rebadged Maruti Brezza. The front grille on Urban Cruiser is different from Brezza and it gets a typical Toyota touch to it. That change gives it a muscular and bold looks. The bumper has also been revised and all these changes make it more SUVish from the front. The alloy wheels also get a different design in comparison to the Brezza. Apart from that no major changes can be seen in the car.

It still gets, the dual projector headlamps, dual function LED DRL, LED tail lamps and dual tone paint job. On the inside it gets touchscreen infotainment screen, multi function steering wheel with cruise control and so on. The seat fabric in Urban Cruiser is of different colour which gives it an airy feel. Urban Cruiser will be available in three trim options of Mid, High and Premium. All the three trim levels will offer manual and automatic gearbox options.

Toyota Urban Cruiser compact SUV: First TVC released

Toyota is offering Urban Cruiser in 9 colour option. Six single tone and three dual tone options. The engine on the Urban Cruiser is the same as Vitara Brezza. It is powered by a 1.5 litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates 105 Ps and 138 Nm of torque. The automatic version only get the Smart Hybrid System that helps in boosting the fuel efficiency. Toyota is offering a 3 year or 1 lakh kms warranty on the vehicle. They are also offering free RSA for Urban Cruiser customers. Toyota will start delivery of Urban Cruiser from the middle October.

Ajeesh Kuttan

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