The Toyota Etios in the south american will receive an automatic change

The Toyota Etios 2017 premiere of a new automatic transmission, in addition to visual improvements and in the equipment. Come to the brazilian market in a few more weeks.

Toyota-EtiosAndl Toyota Etios, which is currently produced in Brazil for several Latin American markets, is prepared to receive a mechanical update. It is a automatic four-speed that would be available in combination with the engine more powerful.

For the moment Toyota has not commented officially, but according to what this week says the brazilian journal Quatrorodas, citing company sources, the Etios would receive the automatic change of four gears that was used in the previous generation of the Corolla, in place of the transmission-type CVT that uses the current model.

it Is believed that the automatic change will be available only next to the engine of 1.5 liters, but that would not be the only modification that the Etios would get, because with the arrival of the new transmission will also premier some visual changes, and in the equipment, as part of the package of developments that will identify it as MY2017.

Since its arrival in the market, the Toyota Etios produced in Brazil has been gaining aesthetic enhancements, in the equipment and particularly in interior finishing, in function of achieving improve perceived quality, one of their most weak and the most criticized by the public. However it is a relatively successful, to which the japanese brand considers very important for the region.