Posted by on Jan 14, 2012 in Reviews | 0 comments

Toyota ETIOS

Answering millions of customers, Toyota launched its newly improvised family saloon range Etios .This sedan model has been well tested on roads with Indian attributes covers greater than thousands of kilometers and updated according to its customer’s average requirements ,modeled in a saloon platform and spaced for providing enough comfort to the seaters.

The car is available in several design variations and these include Toyota Etios 1.2, Etios Sedan 1.2, Toyota Etios 1.5 and Etios Sedan.

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Engine specifications

Etios is provided with both petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol engine equipped with this vehicle is a standard 1200cc VVT-I petrol engine with a max power output of 80BHP.

New Etios comes with 2 engines-1496cc 16V DOHC engine or 2NR-FE 1.5-ltr & ND-TV, Diesel, 1.4L, SOHC engine which can genarate max output power of 88.7-bhp @5600rpm & max 131.9 Nm at 3000 rpm torque.

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The engine is mated with five speed manually transmitted gearbox. The engine gives its excellent at steep roads and responses generatively at its launch, which makes it, drive to comfortably on Indian roads.

The top speed of car is around 165kmph, and is capable to achieve 100kmph in less than 12 sec. Fuel efficiency maintained according to the fuel pricing which is 12 kilometer per liter for an unsteady drive which can be 16-kmpl on highway.

Driving controls

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The Etios is updated with an electric power steering that delivers exceptional driving sensibility & its tilt features ensures a coordinated driving experience. The Toyota Etios attached with smartly responding disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear.

The suspension system of the car is designed to ensure that passengers experience a smooth riding even at tough external conditions which ensures that driving and controlling the car is comfortable. The car has 5 manually shifted gears and the ground coverage of the car is 173 mm. Its outlook is sporty, lures the customers as well as it is fluidic with minimum drag coefficient.

Interiors

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Coming to its interior, it has an instrument panel which is centrally mounted, and provided with a speedometer and tripmeter. The AC vents are shaped roundly for better air outflow and the steering wheel of the car is toned dually. The console has an audio system optically sensitive and the steering wheel with additional audio controls.

The interiors are dual toned and seats are comfortably cushioned. It has sufficient headroom and legroom and it also includes power windows and power steering feature, along with automatic climate control. Touch screen music system with 5 speakers, MP3 and FM system sensors.