JDM Toyota Corolla launched in sedan and wagon trims

15/05/2012 - 09:43 | ,   | Shoeb Kalania

Japan will soon be able to buy the redesigned Corolla Axio sedan and the Corolla Fielder station wagon.

2012 Toyota Corolla Axio2012 Toyota Corolla Axio rear three quarters

With almost 39 million vehicles having the Corolla brand on them on the motorways across the globe, it goes without saying that Corolla is the bestselling vehicles in the world.

2012 Toyota Corolla Axio dashboard2012 Toyota Corolla Axio interior

The new Corolla Axio and Fielder have been designed to transport four Japanese adults in comfort. The overall body size has been maintained to provide ease during parking and maneuvering in city traffic. The driver also gets more help by a small turning radius of just 16 feet.

Power is obtained from a new 1.3L and a 1.5L  gasoline motor. The new 1.3 liter 1NR-FE engine utilizes Dual VVT-i technology. The engine is said to deliver around 20-21 km/l under JC08 test cycle of the Japanese MLIT during city use.

The Axio has a base price in Japan of $17,217 (apprx 9.2 Lakh INR) while Fielder station wagon can be bought for $18,995 (approx. 10.2 lakh rupees)

Toyota Corolla Axio Image Gallery

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