India-bound Toyota Yaris launched in Indonesia as the New Toyota Vios

03/04/2018 - 12:17 | ,   | Sagar Parikh

The India-bound Toyota Yaris sedan is now available in Indonesia as the New Toyota Vios. The sedan’s prices start at IDR 291,000,000 (INR 13,76,430).

2018 Toyota Vios (Toyota Yaris sedan) front three quarters
Indonesia's facelifted Toyota Vios is identical to the Thai-spec Toyota Yaris Ativ and the Indian-spec Toyota Yaris.

Indonesia’s new Toyota Vios is identical to Thailand’s Toyota Yaris Ativ and India’s Toyota Yaris. Under the hood, there’s still the 1.5-litre Dual VVT-i petrol engine that produces 107 PS at 6,000 rpm and 14.3 kg.m (140 Nm) of torque at 4,200 rpm. It is paired with a 5-speed manual transmission or a continuously variable transmission. The CVT model is equipped with paddle shifters and switchable drive modes (Eco and Sport), same as the India-bound car.

Projector headlamps with a LED light guide, LED DRLs, 16-inch two-tone alloy wheels, LED rear combination lamps and Shark-fin antenna are among the main exterior features of the new Toyota Vios. The model's interior has a dual-tone beige/black colour scheme. Equipment highlights are automatic climate control, multifunction leather steering wheel, Optitron combination meter with colour MID, 7-inch touchscreen entertainment system with DVD input, Miracast and six speakers. On the safety front, Toyota offers 7 airbags, ABS with EBD and BA, HSA and VSC.

2018 Toyota Vios (Toyota Yaris sedan) rear three quarters
The Toyota Vios employs the 170 PS 1.5-litre Dual VVT-i petrol engine.

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The Toyota Yaris sedan will go up for pre-orders in India on 22 April. Its market launch is on 18 May.

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