Toyota Rush and Daihatsu Terios of 2018 on the stand in Indonesia (part 2)

November 30, 2017 at 11:30 pm

The new Toyota Rush and Daihatsu Terios are based on the frame structure with 220 mm ground clearance. Both crossovers will be offered only with rear-wheel drive. Under the hood of Toyota Rush and Daihatsu Therios there will be installed a new 1.5-liter four-cylinder petrol atmospheric engine 2NR-VE with 105-hp and 140 Nm output. The power unit is mated to 5-step manual transmission or 4-step automatics for extra money.

The interior view of Toyota Rush image

The interior view of Toyota Rush image


Toyota Rush and Daihatsu Terios of 2018 on the stand in Indonesia (part 1)

November 30, 2017 at 11:21 pm

Toyota’s new models of 2018-2019 are a 7-seat frame crossover Toyota Rush presented in parallel with the twin brother Daihatsu Terios 3 on November 23, 2017 in Indonesia. The novelties are built on the platform of the compact Daihatsu Xenia car (Toyota Avanza) and inherited the frame structure from the donor.

The 7-seat Toyota Rush of 2018 picture

The 7-seat Toyota Rush of 2018 picture

Toyota C-HR SUV turned into a sports car

November 12, 2017 at 11:43 pm

Especially for the 2017 SEMA Show, Toyota Company has prepared a 600-hp version of the C-HR crossover. The project involved specialists from DG-Spec, who worked on creating track versions of other models from Toyota brand. The tuning car has got the modified 2.4-liter Camry engine with Garrett turbocharger with 1.6-bar boost pressure instead of the basic 2.0-liter one. The power output increased to 600 horses. The unit is mated to a 5-speed Toyota E-Series mechanics.

600-hp Toyota C-HR R-Tuned sports car picture

600-hp Toyota C-HR R-Tuned sports car picture

The new Toyota Crown is presented in the pre-series

October 31, 2017 at 10:28 pm

One of the most important premieres of the Tokyo motor show for the Japanese is the Toyota Crown sedan of the fifteenth generation. At the show the car is presented in the status of the concept, but in reality the model is ready to go on the assembly line. The release will start only in the summer of 2018.

Toyota Crown on the TNGA archetecture picture

Toyota Crown on the TNGA archetecture picture

Toyota JPN Taxi cab is available in Japan

October 31, 2017 at 10:18 pm

Japanese engineers spent four years to turn the concept into a pre-production prototype and then into production version. The novelty was done to be shown at the Tokyo Auto Show. The prices are also announced. Thus, Nagomi base version will cost 3,277,800 Yen, and the premium Takumi – 3,499,200 Yen. Both models have got front-wheel drive and 100-hp 1.5-liter 1NZ-FXP motor feeding by liquefied petroleum gas. The power unit is mated to an automatic transmission. The fuel consumption is five liters per 100 km along the JC08 cycle.

Toyota JPN Taxi in dark blue image

Toyota JPN Taxi in dark blue image

Toyota Hilux tuning version looks like a reference pickup

October 26, 2017 at 9:41 pm

Carlex tuning studio from Poland has developed a special package of improvements for Toyota Hilux pickup. The tuners say that the novelty includes all the best from the world of pickups: expressive design, ability to move on off-road conditions and convenient interior.

A special package for Toyota Hilux photo

A special package for Toyota Hilux photo

Toyota Concept-I Ride and Walk will debut in Tokyo

October 25, 2017 at 9:34 pm

Toyota Concept-i presented at the CES in Las Vegas in January really turned out to be an electric car with an all-wheel drive and a power reserve of about 300 km. The market launch is scheduled for 2020 year. In October 25, Toyota Company is going to introduce its relatives at the motor show in Tokyo. These will be Concept-i Ride double hatchback, designed for disabled people, and a three-wheel Concept-i Walk electric scooter for pedestrian areas. As for the scooter, it should be noticed that this model is controlled by moving of rider’s weight. The power distance without recharging is equal to 10-20 km.

Toyota Concept-i Walk electric scooter pic

Toyota Concept-i Walk electric scooter pic