Toyota is looking to introduce another luxury model in the market with six-speed manual gearbox and conventional powertrain. 2017 Toyota C-HR will arrive in last quarter of 2016 in European showrooms. The main rival of this model is Nissan Juke.
2017 Toyota C-HR Exterior Changes
The exterior design of 2017 Toyota C-HR is slightly different from other models due to the presence of C- pillar mounted door handles on rear doors. The C-pillar intersects with the sloping roof. The exterior design is sporty and more aggressive. The grill end appearance of this model is similar to RAV4 because it possesses piano black accent and large headlights. The front end also possesses angular panel, air scoops and fog lights. The unconventional design of front bumper also attracts the attention of passengers.
The exterior side also has body line that flows along lower door panels and fender arches. The roof is sloping. The front end will possess LED lights of boomerang style. Similarly, behind the rear tires, we can expect bumper sports faux. In order to make sure fun driving experience, this model possesses a youthful and futuristic exterior design. This model will come in different color combinations and designs to win the customer’s attention.
The interior side of 2017 Toyota C-HR will offer amazing features like two rows of leather seats with power adjustment options. The dashboard will possess a LCD to entertain the passengers well. The accurate info about the cabin features is unknown yet but we can expect the funky styling dashboard. The presence of advanced Entune infotainment system is reported.
The cabin will offer the seating capacity for five passengers. The cargo space will be offered behind the second seat row. Folding of second-row bench will increase the storage space up to some extent. The infotainment system of this vehicle will support MP3, MP3, radio, Bluetooth and wireless applications. The option of rear seats LCD display is also available but it will cost some extra money. Doors will have beautiful handles. The presence of USB ports, curtains, hangers and charging ports is also reported. Floor carpets will also enhance the cabin beauty up to some extent.
The engine of 2017 Toyota C-HR is based on the hybrid system. It is reported that Toyota will use 1.8 liter, four cylinder unit for this model. This unit will produce power around 120 hp. It will also offer thermal efficiency of 40 percent. This unit is lighter in weight than previous units. It is also more Eco-friendly. The emission will be around 90g/km. This vehicle will also offer another non hybrid power train. It will feature a 1.2 liter four cylinder turbocharged unit with CVT. The features of this engine are not reported yet.
The key safety features of 2017 Toyota C-HR will include adaptive cruise control, pedestrian detection, automatic high beams, lane departure control and pre-collision system.
Price and Release Date
The starting price of 2017 Toyota C-HR model is 25,000 dollars. The arrival is expected in the fall of 2016.