We are going to enlighten you with the list of upcoming compact SUVs, mid-sized- sedan and eco-friendly cars that are expected to be unveiled in 2018 by “Toyota”.
“Toyota” has managed to lure customers with the launch of its previous cars such as “Toyota Fortuner”, “Toyota Innova Crysta” (in 2016) and two eco-friendly cars such as “Toyota Prius”, “Toyota Camry Hybrid” (in the beginning of 2017).It is highly anticipated that with the advent of 2018, “Toyota” will be launching new hatchbacks, mid-sized sedan and compact SUVs in the Indian market.
The cars that will be launching in 2018 are as follows:-
- “TOYOTA RUSH”– Analyzing the whopping demands for the compact- SUV’s in the market, “Toyota” will be launching its pristine car “TOYOTA RUSH” in the compact-SUV segment. Though the Japanese automakers have not released any official statement yet.
ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS: – It is expected that the car manufacturers will equip this car with the 1.4-litre oil-burner from the corolla altis, which has the capability to generate a power of 84bhp and 200 Nm of torque underpinning the conventional 5-speed manual transmission.
EXPECTED PRICE– It is expected that the price of “Toyota Rush” will range from INR. 9 lacks-13lacks.
- “TOYOTA CHR”– As per the speculations, “Toyota” will be launching another butch looking compact SUV in 2018 and we can witness stiff competition amongst “Toyota CHR”, “Hyundai Tucson” and “Jeep compass”.
ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS:- This upcoming car will be equipped with 2-liter turbocharged petrol engine which will be generating 113bhp of power and 184Nm of torque. Considering the current hybrid trend, “Toyota” might also launch a hybrid version powered by the 1.8-litre TSI unit. On the other hand, the top-spec variant will use the 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder turbo petrol engine good for 148bhp and 193Nm of torque. As for the transmission, there could be 6-speed manual, 6-speed automatic and a CVT transmission.
EXPECTED PRICE- It is expected that the price of “Toyota CHR” will range from INR. 16lacks-22lacks.
- “TOYOTA ALPHARD HYBRID MPV”– Amongst all the cars that will be launched in different segments, “ Toyota Alphard Hybrid MPV” will be the most expensive car. This car has already been launched and is on sale in Asian countries such as Thailand, Malaysia, Japan etc.
ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS– The car will be embedded with an engine displacement of 2.5-litre hybrid power terrain that will be generating a maximum power of 157.7bhp at 5,700rpm and 213Nm of torque between 4,500rpm.
EXPECTED PRICE- It is expected that the price of “Toyota ALPHARD HYBRID MPV ” will range from INR. 50lacks – 55lacks.
- “TOYOTA YARIS”– “Toyota” will be launching this car in the hatchback segment. The launch of this car will be affecting the likes of “Maruti Baleno”, “Honda Jazz”, and “VW Polo”.
ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS- The car will be embedded with an engine displacement of 1.5-litre petrol engine and the 1.4-litre oil-burner from “Etios” range with an option between manual and automatic transmissions.
EXPECTED PRICE- It is expected that the price of “Toyota Yaris ” will range from INR.6.5 lacks-10lacks.