Toyota is testing a new generation of Auris models

October 16, 2016 at 12:53 pm

The Japanese car brand Toyota started to test the new generation of its Auris models. The updated model came into a spotlight of the photo spies during road tests. Novelty was caught in Europe. Heavily camouflaged prototype received a new front bumper, but in general, we can expect a familiar design that follows the path of evolution. Besides the refreshed front part we will certainly see new optics, grille and bumpers.

2017 Updated Toyota Auris pic

2017 Updated Toyota Auris pic

Also the rear lights, mirrors, as well as some other body panel of the car will be changed. Interior of updated hatchback this time will receive modern entertainment system with a touch screen.

2017 Modernized Toyota Auris hatchback photo

2017 Modernized Toyota Auris hatchback photo

As the base of the car engineers used TNGA-C chassis, which is the basis of previously released model Prius. The next generation of the Corolla, which has recently experienced a restyling will also “move” to the same platform. According to rumors, engine range will include a turbocharged 1.2-liter engine that produces 114 liters and 136 Nm of torque. There is also information about the hybrid with a 1.8-liter unit, operating on the Atkinson cycle, with two electric motors.

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