Written By Nathen Bridgwater on Thursday, June 16, 2011 | 6:12 AM
COLOGNE : June 16, 2011 - With outstanding quality and new ideas, the third generation of the Toyota Yaris will start in June this year. In addition to his equally dynamic and elegant design convinces by its compact dimensions of the small car and a lot of interior space, features that have made the latest Yaris to one of the most popular of its class. In the new Yaris developers could win by a clever packaging of additional space.
Special emphasis placed on the interior designer's intuitive operation. So the driver-oriented cockpit designed and equipped with quality materials and surfaces. Advantages of the new Yaris also collects through its multimedia system TouchTM Toyota. It comes up with a 6.1-inch touchscreen monitor, high connectivity and versatile, easy-to-use features. From the trim level, there is life on board as standard and can optionally be an Internet-enabled navigation system - Toyota Touch & GoTM - expand. In addition to the familiar navigation features including Google maps is available and it can be used for various apps. Toyota and Toyota Touch Touch & GoTM set standards in this segment.
For the most efficient and environmentally friendly propulsion engines with Toyota Optimal Drive technology. In addition to the 1.0-liter VVT-i engine, customers can base the 1.33 liter Dual VVT-i petrol engine or order a 1.4 liter D4-D diesel engine. Toyota Optimal Drive maximize standard includes a variety of technical enhancements, performance and driving pleasure and minimize fuel consumption and emissions at the same time.
Like its predecessor, the new Yaris produced in four trim levels in Valenciennes, France. There were rolling after production started about ten years around two million Yaris for Europe of the bands.
Didier Leroy, president of Toyota Motor Europe, the Yaris one of the most important vehicles for Toyota in Europe. "The new Yaris has a strong product in one of the most important classes of vehicles, we are confident that the Yaris with its design, workmanship and its efficiency, the success of its predecessor and continue making an important contribution to the medium term, Toyota will make a million sold in Europe. "
[Source : TOYOTA]