Monday, January 25, 2010

New Toyota Auris Pricing Announced (UK)

Auris – a new name for an all-new family hatchback from Toyota
Inside-out” design approach maximises usable interior space
1.4-litre VVT-i and new 1.6-litre Dual VVT-i petrol engines
Three diesel engines – 1.4-litre D-4D 90, 2.0-litre D-4D 130 and 2.2-litre D-4D 180
  • New suspension, with dedicated multilink rear suspension for Auris T180
  • Nine airbags standard on all models, including driver’s knee airbag
  • Top Euro NCAP five-star safety rating for adult occupant protection
  • Five-door Auris built at Burnaston in the UK
  • On-the-road prices from £11,995
  • On sale in the UK from 1 February, T180 and three-door models from 1 April

Auris is a new name for an all-new Toyota, a family hatchback designed, developed and engineered for the European market. The best selling models will be built in Europe too, with the most popular models coming from Toyota’s Burnaston factory near Derby. Distinctively styled, and delivering first class safety and driving performance, Auris is set to transform Toyota’s profile in one of the most significant and competitive market sectors.

Built on a new platform, Auris is available in three and five-door body styles and with a choice of two petrol and three diesel engines, three transmissions and four model grades: T2, T3, T Spirit and the flagship T180. Sales start on 1 February, with T180 and three-door models joining the line-up from 1 April. Prices are from £11,995 on the road (T2 1.4 VVT-i three-door). In 2007, Toyota aims to sell around 22,000 Auris in the UK.

1 comment:

  1. The Toyota’s European division has shown only pair of photos and some details regarding the 2010 Auris which is set to debut at the Geneva Motor Show. But the Toyota’s Uk division has officially announced the launch of facelifted model along with pricing details and specificationToyota auris has also said that the sales of the Full Hybrid Auris HSD that shares its gasoline-electric drivetrain with the prous hybrid will be start fom july 2010.It is expted that toyota will show the production model of the Auris HSD at Geneva Auto show.
    The Facelifted auris will now bears new front bumper, restyled headlamps, revamped grille and bonnet and new set of 16-inch and 17-inch alloy wheels. Some other upgradation includes revised tail lamp cluster, new rear bumper and turn indicators on the door mirrors.