Details became known about the new compact crossover Toyota

Details became known about the new compact crossover Toyota

April 10, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The new compact Toyota crossover, which will be created on the basis of the Yaris model, will receive a 1.5-liter engine and four-wheel drive. It is reported by the Japanese edition of Best Car, which published data on the main characteristics of the car.

The crossover will be based on the modular architecture of TNGA. The length of the car will be 4170 mm (230 mm more than the standard Yaris), width – 1765 mm, and height – 1555 mm. The size of the wheelbase will be 2560 millimeters.

The engine range will include the all-new 1.5-liter three-cylinder inline gasoline engine rated at 91 liters. with., which will work together with the variator. Plus, on the basis of the same unit they will create a hybrid power plant with an electric motor on the rear axle.

Previously, Toyota emphasized that the new SUV will be not just a version of the Yaris with increased clearance, but will differ from its platform “donor” in appearance and dimensions. The car will be launched at an enterprise in France on the same line as Yaris.

The premiere of the new Toyota crossover was to be held in March at the Geneva Motor Show, which was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. It is assumed that the car will debut before the end of this year, and its sales will start in 2021.