Toyota extends battery warranty for its SHEVs

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) on July 28 announced the extension of battery warranty for its self-charging hybrid electric vehicles (SHEVs) in the country.

The warranty is extended from the existing three years or 1,00,000 km  to eight years or 1,60,000 km (whichever comes first) for all its SHEV models – Toyota Camry and Vellfire, sold with effect from August 1.

TKM’s new 2021 hybrid electric vehicle battery warranty is the longest warranty period offered in the industry and is available to all the owners of Toyota SHEVs, said a press release.

Mr. V. Wiseline Sigamani, AGM, Sales and Strategic Marketing, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, said, “Through the longer battery warranty, which is the most comprehensive coverage in the market today, we continue to bring many smiles and peace of mind to customers buying a hybrid electric vehicle and enhancing the momentum of vehicle electrification in the country.”