Toyota has released official pictures and info about the new Yaris facelift version
The Japanese car manufacturer has prepared a facelift for Yaris model. This project has been run by the Toyota Motor Europe team and the new model was inspired by Vitz, the Japanese version of Yaris and the new generation of Aygo.
The new changes have started with a modified platform that offer a superior level of handling and dynamism and continues with quality materials used for interior finishes.
Among other option, the list includes folding side mirrors that can be heated now and also electrically adjustable. Inside the center console was raised with 23 millimeters, and the gearshift lever was shortened with 30 mm, all these to implement an additional storage space, which is equipped with a lid. Also, at this compartment we will observe a new dashboard, and the range of colors available includes three new main color, along with the already known and used variant of gray/anthracite. The chrome trim where replaced with satin chrome finish for an elegant look.
The facelift procedure has implied also a redesign suspension, and more additional changes to ensure a high level of rigidity.
In terms of engines are included petrol units of 1.0 and 1.33 units, a diesel option of 1.4 liter and a hybrid version, which, according to officials, it is the choice made by third of Toyota`s customers. All the engines have been optimized to reduce the vibration, the CO2 emissions and noise during use.