Toyota revives its share in hatchback and sedan segment with the Etios and Liva

Saturday 25 October 2014, 08:00 AM by

Toyota, a strong Japanese carmaker brand with global popularity has also been perceived as a reliable and trustworthy brand in the domestic market. With the onset of festive season in India, the carmaker has launched the all the new Etios sedan for Rs. 5.74 Lakhs, whereas in the hatchback segment the new Liva hatchback is up for grabs at Rs. 4.76 Lakhs.

Toyota revives its share in hatchback and sedan segment with the Etios and Liva | CarTrade.com
Toyota Etios

The new Etios sedan continues to be sold in Petrol as well as diesel alternatives. The diesel trim shall be powered by 1.4 Liter engine, whereas the petrol trim continues to be powered by 1.5 Liter engine. The Liva hatchback has also received cosmetic upgrades and shall continue to be available in petrol and diesel trims. The petrol trim shall be powered by 1.2 Liter engine, whereas the diesel version is powered by 1.4 Liter engine. As part of fresh upgrades the sedan shall get features like ORVM’s that are electrically adjustable and the door handles have received chrome inserts. The interiors have received premium quality upholstery and height adjustable driver’s seat. Reverse parking sensors have also been added for further convenience. The instrument cluster in the vehicle now sports bigger multi-info LCD display. The buzzer gives out warnings on loose seatbelt, door ajar and headlamps when left on. The best part about this deal is that the vehicles come with SRS airbags as standard feature.

Etios Liva

Mr. N Raja, Senior Vice President & Director (Sales & Marketing), Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd. Said at the launch event, “We launched Etios in 2010 and since then have been constantly enhancing the product with upgrades, limited editions and variants. The Etios line up over the years has grown and catered to customers with varied demands. The All New Etios with its premium look is designed to provide a true sedan experience. Most of us spend long hours commuting every day. A car seems to be our second home. The All New Etios Liva is aimed at offering the best of comfort and space of a home. We would like to thank our customers for their appreciation and hope to create more customer delight with these latest introductions in the lineup. The new models have been launched to provide product excitement during the festive season.”

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