Toyota is looking to introduce 2017 Toyota Etios to get a stronghold in the car market. This model will bring plenty of changes, innovations, and new updates to make this model more aggressive. It is reported that upcoming model will have a more powerful engine. It is reported that 2017 Toyota Etios will bring some air of changes like V-shaped grille on the front end.
2017 Toyota Etios Exterior and Interior Features
The grille will also get some changes in design like chrome touch and black inserts. In order to impart a unique identity, the sleeker grille will be used. The design and size of front bumper will also change due to large air dam. The fog lamps will receive a distinct housing. No update is reported on the side profile of this sedan. It will remain similar or identical to the current Etios. The presence of black plastic inserts on the exterior side will give a unique touch to this vehicle. We can expect the presence of 15-inch alloy wheels for a comfortable ride. The subtle modifications on the exterior and interior side of this model will help to attract the attention of customers. This car will look completely new and unique as compared to previous models.
The cabin of 2017 Toyota Etios will also receive massive updates as well. The cabin will offer beige dashboard. We can also expect a new dual tone black dashboard. The cabin will contain two rows of seats. However, the seats will get new fabric upholstery. The new leather covering or upholstery will make the cabin environment elegant. Some rumors also report the change in the cabin space but it is not possible because upcoming model is based on the same platform similar to its predecessors. The storage space will remain same. The changes are possible in design of curtains, hangers, carpet and air conditioning system. Unique and modern infotainment products will be used to bring more entertainment for buyers. This sedan may offer LCD, speakers, radio, Bluetooth, WI_FI, wireless, MP3 and MP4 features. The combination of all these entertainment products will offer a lot of enjoyment.
The 2017 Toyota Etios will be powered by 1.5 liter, 16 V petrol units. This DOHC engine will generate 132 Nm of torque and 90 ps of peak power at 5600 rpm. The engine is equipped with automatic gearbox and power steering. It will also feature 5-speed manual transmission systems. This model will also offer option of diesel engine to meet the customer needs well. The diesel engine will feature 1.4 Liter, 4 cylinder engine. This engine is capable to produce power around 68 horsepower and torque around 170 Nm. The diesel engine or unit is also paired with 5-speed manual transmission system.
The 2017 Toyota Etios will possess seat belts, parking sensors and many other safety features. Tata Zest is the main rival of this model.
Price and Release Date
The release of 2017 Toyota Etios is expected at the end of the year 2016. The price will be slightly higher than current model.