Toyota will introduce a completely new crossover in autumn

Toyota will introduce a completely new crossover in autumn

July 22, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The compact crossover was developed in close cooperation with Daihatsu based on the Daihatsu DN Trec concept, demonstrated a couple of years ago. The presentation will take place in November of this year, and immediately from two brands.

Toyota and Daihatsu are preparing for the presentation of a new crossover model. More precisely at once to two models. This will be a new compact SUV, developed jointly by two manufacturers based on the concept of Daihatsu DN Trec. The Daihatsu nameplate crossover will be produced only in the local market, while Toyota will enter the global market and will replace Toyota Rush, which is represented in Asian markets and also developed in conjunction with Daihatsu.

There is no exact information yet. According to preliminary data, the novelty will be built on the modern TNGA modular platform, which provides for the possibility of installing an all-wheel drive system. Dimensions of the model will really be compact with a length of no more than 4 meters.

As the power unit can be used 1.0-liter turbo engine with a capacity of about 120 horsepower. Together with it, a mechanical transmission will be installed, but a robotic transmission or a CVT can also be offered.

It is possible that the new Toyota will be presented on the Russian market, but will have to wait no earlier than 2020.