Toyota Auris 2018
Pakistani Community prefers imported cars on locally manufactured vehicles and there is no doubt because about every third car in most of the big cities of Pakistan is imported. Toyota Auris is a hatchback vehicle that’s not manufactured locally but founds in Pakistani markets, as it didn’t has so many features but still it is much better than other vehicles of same class in Pakistan.
Design Dynamics of Toyota Auris:
From the outside Auris looks simple and attractive; because this vehicle sold in multiple countries including Japan, USA and Europe so do they have made it competitive both from inside and outside. Front of vehicle is not much aggressive for 2018 while for upcoming model this has been made much better, it has simply designed front for 2018 model that looks good because of beautiful HID headlamps and daytime running LED lights.
Not from exterior but from inside it feels sporty, there has been used high quality soft touch material on doors and dashboard. It has leather wrapped steering wheel and leather trim on seats which makes it a good choice as daily driving vehicle. In terms of space and storage it has reasonable storage in doors, in glove box and under front center arm rest. Center arm rest and air vents are also available for rear seat passengers that make it comfortable for rear seats passengers as well.
Engine & Power:
This front wheel drive vehicle is available with 2 different engines including diesel and gasoline, current one is with 1.2 liter gasoline engine which produces 116 horse power with 139nm@4200 rpm of torque. Top speed of vehicle is 200 kilometers per hour while it takes about 10.1 seconds to accelerate 0-60 km. This vehicle has high fuel efficiency which is about 20 kilometers per liter in city while 25 kilometers per liter on highway.
This is a daily use vehicle not a performance oriented as mentioned above it takes about 10.1 seconds to accelerate 0-60 which is less as comparing to the vehicles of same class. Its engine to not much powerful that is why it didn’t give you best driving experience while using thing vehicle for travelling within city is the best option.
Comfort and Ride Quality:
This is a comfortable vehicle as long as you are using this for traveling within city but for long journeys this may feel little uncomfortable. Rear seats of the vehicle have decent head and leg room but for passengers having height more than 6 feet head room can be a little problematic, front seats of vehicle are much supportive and adjustable. It has very basic rear suspensions while vehicles of same class have better and more sophisticated suspensions. Rear doors of vehicle not open wide this is a little pain and also it has small rear window that didn’t allow much light to enter and not gives the better view of the road behind.
Pros of Toyota Auris:
As this is not so much powerful and a fun to drive vehicle but it still offers lot that makes it a good choice. It has bundle of features related to safety and tech department those not found in locally manufactured vehicles. For safety it has lane departure warning, pre collision warning, Vehicle stability control and Hill Assist while the air bags are standard for front and rear seat passengers. In the tech department it has smart key entry, rear parking sensors, Bluetooth and more, complete list of features can be seen in features section. Must write your reviews for Toyota Auris and help out other users those are looking to purchase this vehicle.