Toyota Corolla Altis special edition – GIIAS 2017 Live
Dhruv Saxena, Mechanical engineer trying to find his place in the world of automobile journalism.
PT Toyota Astra Motor (TAM) is showcasing the Toyota Corolla Altis sporting aftermarket rims at the 2017 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show. It accompanies the Toyota C-HR Hybrid, Yaris Heykers, 2017 Voxy among other Toyota models at the show.
The White Pearl Corolla Altis on display is shod with 15-spoke alloy wheels with low profile tires. It also has some extra chrome applique on the front bumper around the fog lamp area and a chrome strip adorning the rear bumper. Based on the images, the cabin has been left untouched. The special edition is based on the facelift that was unveiled in June 2016 with a new front fascia, updated tail lights, and slightly restyled dashboard.
The Toyota Corolla Altis is powered by a 1.8 L IL 4-Cylinder Dual VVT-i petrol engine producing 151 PS of maximum power and 19.4 kgm of peak torque. The G trim gets a 6-speed manual while the V trim comes with a CVT. It has a starting price of IDR. 429,600,000 in the country.
In India, Toyota launched the facelifted Corolla Altis in March this year. The India-spec model also gets a 1.8 L petrol, but at 140 PS, the power output is a little lower than the Indonesian-spec. Torque output is also lower at 173 Nm. Additionally, Toyota India also offers the Corolla Altis with a 1.4 L D-4D diesel that pumps out 88 PS and 205 Nm. Prices of the Toyota Corolla Altis start at INR 14.89 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi for the base petrol G trim.