New Toyota Auris Touring Sports
The new Toyota Auris Touring Sports is now ready to debut on the European market, the station wagon variant of the model of the appreciated Japanese manufacturer that is distinguished by its sporty and sharp shape, combined with great versatility from the large cockpit. Produced in the UK, this model was developed specifically for the European market that it will try to win with its undoubted quality and with a totally unique feature, namely that of being the first wagon of C-segment to offer in its wide range of engines in a hybrid drive technology. The new Auris Sports Touring will be ordered in European dealerships from October with indicative prices starting from € 24.000 for the Hybrid version. Identical to the hatchback version, Auris Touring Sports has a high and muscular ponytail that hides a large trunk with a load capacity of 530 liters, expandable to 1.658 liters share breaking down the rear seat. The abundance of inches inside the car also stands out thanks to the generous wheelbase of 2.6 meters devoted mainly to the rear passenger comfort.
Toyota Auris Touring Sports
The first hybrid wagon
As noted above, the new station wagon of the Japanese House boasts a range of engines that can satisfy the most diverse needs of customers. We start from the 1.6 liter VVT 132 hp with fuel consumption and emissions of 6.1 l / 100 km and 140 g / km of CO2. In terms of diesel engines, there are available the 1.4 liter D-4D 90 hp and the powerful 2.0 liter D-4D 124 hp, with the latter declaring an average consumption of 4.4 l/100 km parties. The engine however, remains the most anticipated hybrid consisting of a 1.8 liter petrol unit combined with an electric motor, for a total power of 136 hp and harmful CO2 emissions of just 85 g / km. Despite the presence of battery dedicated to the electrical unit, the luggage capacity is not compromised, due to their positioning below the rear seat.
Toyota Auris Touring Sports headlights
Toyota Auris Touring Sports side
Equipment: three versions and a lot of technology
Available in the fitting Auris, Active, Active Eco Active + and Lounge, the Touring Sports offers already from the basic version Auris a budget fairly complete with 16 inch steel wheels, LED daytime running lights, exterior mirrors electrically adjustable and heated, radio CD MP3 with 4 speakers, automatic climate control, lighting function Follow Me Home and Hill Start Assist. The Active version adds a selection of alloy wheels up to 17 inches, front chrome bar, fog lights, aluminum roof rails, automatic climate control, bluetooth, rear electric windows, cruise control, Toyota Touch multimedia system and rear view camera. The Lounge trim level adds leather interior and fabric, dual zone climate control, twilight and rain sensors, cruise control and alloy wheels of 16 or 17 inches. Among the many accessories with which the car can be equipped is the media device Toyota Touch & Go with 6.1 inch screen dedicated to satellite navigation and many other features. The systems Smart Entry and Start System and the device dedicated to parking maneuvers, dubbed Simple Intelligent Park Assist.
Toyota Auris Touring Sports rear
Toyota Auris Touring Sports back
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