Brazil: The Toyota Etios 2017 received automatic switching and motors more powerful

The Toyota Etios returns to be renewed, now with mechanical upgrades and equipment. Won an instrument panel fully digital, and improvements in the materials.

MalagrineDince its introduction to the south american market, the Toyota Etios has been improving gradually. This week makes its debut in Brazil Etios MY2017, which comes with a mechanical fully renewed, in addition to improvements equipment, though without aesthetic modifications exterior.

new Toyota Etios 2017 is presented without modification in visual terms, since the major changes have put the focus on what is not seen. Although retaining the same drivers, now have incorporated the Dual system Moreover, this distribution variable, which allowed not only to raise the available power, but also improve the energy efficiency.

versions more simple to have the same engine 1.3-liter, of displacement, which yields 88 HP 5,600 rpm, while the 1.5 litres now offers 102 HP at 5.600 rpm. The engines can be combined with a new manual change of six marches or with a also new automatic change of 4 relationships. She also received a new tuning of the suspensions and improvements in the electrical assistance of the address.


Received engine more powerful and new transmissions: a manual six gears and automatic 4-relationships.

In the interior also received some improvements. The instrument panel continues located in the center, but that location that for some it is not ideal, now it is favored with the adoption of a new instrument panel is fully digital.

The panel time has a screen of 4.2 inches with TFT technology high resolution. It has two large circles that gather the necessary information, in the right-hand side shows the tachometer and the thermometer and to the left of the speedometer and the fuel gauge. The screen also shows various information about driving, including the gear that is being used by the automatic transmission.

In terms of the equipment, is now offered standard with anchors ISOFIX a safety belt of three points in the central square of the back seats, cruise control and alloy wheels of 15 inches of new design.

Initially the Etios 2017 is available in Brazil with an entry price of 43.990 real (12.475$) in three trim versions called X, XS and XLS, in addition to the variant of aspect campero named Cross. Gradually begin to arrive in the rest of South american markets.


Author: Adrian

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