Indus Motor Company (IMC) held Toyota Yaris line-off ceremony in Karachi at their plant in Port Qasim. The car was displayed for the dealers whereas the official launch of the car will be done on 27th March 2020 in Lahore. The deliveries of the Toyota Yaris are expected to commence from April 2020.
The car has been in replacement of the discontinued models namely XLI and GLI which were the most popular models of Toyota since their introduction back in 2000-2001 and they gave Toyota about 65% of their sales.
The features of the car are yet to be released. However, the car enthusiasts say that the length, width, and height of the car would be as 4425mm, 1730mm, 1475mm. whereas the wheelbases would be 2250mm.
The engine of the car is in line 4 cylinders, 16-valve DOHC with it-i. The engine capacity is 1496cc. The highest power output is 6000rpm and the torque us 4200 rpm. The speed is 170km/h, fuel consumption 5.8/100 km and the tank capacity is 42 liters.
The price of Toyota Yaris is expected to be set around a bracket of 23-24 lacs.
The Yaris is a popular model that has been popular in many countries. It was first introduced in Thailand with the name Yaris Ativ.
With the official launch and a glance of the Yaris feature on 27th March 2020 in Lahore. We will finally be able to answer the questions that will this car be a good replacement for the popular models. Moreover, the customer’s reaction to the car will tell if this car will be able to help Indus Motor Company (IMC) hold the same market value it did with Xli and GLi.