Indian car market is showering with many car launches, the nation is receiving cars after cars from both home grown makers and International players. Today we already reported about the 5 car launched in recent times and now Toyota India has launched the refreshed Toyota Etios Liva and Etios (sedan), with prices starting at Rs. 4.76 lakhs (all ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Although mechanically both the siblings have remain unchanged but interestingly have been given a midlife makeover with cosmetic changes and additional equipment. Includes a new front grille, electrically adjustable ORVM’s, wood finish armrest, 12-spoke alloys, and chrome door handles. Inside, the cars get new fabric upholstery for the seats and door armrests with wood finish. The Etios sedan also gets a new pearl white body colour.
The highlight of the refreshed Etios range is the dual front airbags are standard across the range (even for the Etios Cross) – Toyota has followed in Volkswagen’s footsteps. The top-end trims get electrically adjustable ORVMs, new LCD display and digital clock and a 2-DIN audio system with Bluetooth, USB and Aux-in connectivity with controls mounted on the steering wheel. The Etios also gets 2 new speakers at the rear in addition to the ones in the front.
Other features include chrome door handles, reverse parking sensors, warning buzzer for seatbelt, door ajar and headlamp on.
Mechanically, both the cars are unaltered. The Liva is offered with a 1.2-liter petrol engine offering 17.71 kmpl and 1.4-liter diesel engine offering 23.59 kmpl, and the Etios sedan comes with a 1.5-liter petrol engine offering 16.78kmpl and 1.4-liter diesel engine offering 23.59 kmpl. All engines are mated to 5-speed manual transmission.
Prices of the refreshed Etios range (Ex-showroom, Delhi) –
- Etios Petrol: Rs. 5,74,081 – Rs.7,06,567
- Etios Diesel: Rs. 6,84,081 – Rs. 8,16,567
- Etios Liva Petrol: Rs. 4,76,142 – Rs. 6,57,105
- Etios Liva Diesel: Rs. 5,94,642 – Rs. 6,95,460
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