Starts the production of the Toyota C-HR in Turkey

Toyota C-HR - producción

The new Toyota C-HR is already being manufactured in Turkey.

production of the Toyota C-HR has already been started. The big bet of Toyota to explore the segment CUV is already being manufactured in the plant that the brand has in Sakarya (Turkey). It becomes the eighth model manufactured currently in Europe and the third hybrid. Share assembly line with the Corolla and the Verse. The new crossover japanese will be the first model manufactured outside of Japan that use the platform TNGA.

Although the production of the Toyota C-HR will take place in Turkey, not all its components will be manufactured there, because, for example, the hybrid system will be produced in the Uk while enPolonia will be the same with the transmissions that will mount to the Toyota model. During these months prior to the start of production, Toyota has contracted in Turkey to 2,000 new workers.

The production of the hybrid crossover is to be done in three turns and to be able to make it had to make an additional investment of close to 350 million euros. Since Toyota built the plant in Sakarya (in 1994), the company has made a total investment of 1,700 million euros.

Toyota C-HR - producción

The hybrid system of the Toyota C-HR are produced in the United Kingdom and the transmissions in Poland.

and for the production system hybrid Toyota C-HR in the United Kingdom, the brand has disbursed nearly 8,000 million euros to adapt the facilities and incorporate new equipment. For its part, the Toyota factory in Walbrzych (Poland) will be in charge of delivering the boxes of manual changes that will use the versions of the C-HR, propelled by a gasoline engine 1.2-liter turbo. For the year 2018 also manufactured the transaxle hybrid, which is currently being produced in Japan.

Around 80% of the production of vehicles that leave the factory Toyota in Turkey has as target the european market, but with the arrival of the Toyota C-HR, to expand gradually the export to other markets such as the united States, Canada, Taiwan or south Africa, among others.

most of the components necessary for the manufacture of the new Toyota C-HR come from european suppliers. Of the 135 suppliers who manufacture components for the crossover of Toyota, 134 are located in Europe, and 71 of them in Turkey.

Toyota C-HR - producción

The new Toyota C-HR will arrive at dealers spaniards at the beginning of next year.