The Toyota Urban Cruiser will be launched during the festive season. The model is expected to be powered by a 103bhp 1.5-litre petrol engine.
Toyota Urban Cruiser
Toyota Urban Cruiser Competitors:Urban Cruiser is competing against Mahindra Bolero, Maruti Suzuki S-Cross, Honda WR-V, Tata Nexon, Nissan Kicks, Renault Duster, Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Mahindra XUV300 and Maruti Suzuki Ertiga.
Urban Cruiser Preview
Toyota is reportedly getting ready to launch their second mass-market product born out of the collaboration with Maruti Suzuki this August. Reportedly named the Urban Cruiser, the compact-SUV is a rebadged Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza with some cosmetic changes for differentiation. The Urban Cruiser follows the Glanza as the second new mass-market offering in the company’s Indian lineup.
While details have not been released about the cosmetic changes made to the Urban Cruiser, it is reported to be more comprehensive than the Baleno/Glanza. It could receive a significantly different fascia design, while the side and rear designs will be mostly the same as the Vitara Brezza. Interior design is also expected to remain the same except for the fact that Toyota is reportedly looking at brightening up the cabin with lighter fabric/leather upholstery and trim pieces.
Powering the Toyota Urban Cruiser will be the same 1.5-litre, four-cylinder petrol engine as the Vitara Brezza and get the same five-speed manual transmission and four-speed torque converter automatic transmission. The Urban Cruiser could offer Maruti’s SHVS system (ISG in Toyota-speak) with the manual transmission, the same is only offered on the AT variants of the Vitara Brezza.
Toyota Urban Cruiser in News
To be launched in India in the festive season
Toyota India registered a M-o-M growth of 40%. The company will launch its compact SUV, based on the Vitara Brezza, in the festive season.
Maruti Suzuki to supply Vitara Brezza to Toyota based on the Suzuki-Toyota JV. The model is likely to be known as the Toyota Urban Cruiser.
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