Toyota lists Urban Cruiser features, starts bookings

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) opened bookings for its compact SUV Urban Cruiser on August 22.

The Urban Cruiser, said a press release issued by the carmaker, is built for today’s young achievers who have earned respect for their achievements and bold choices in life and who aspire to own a Toyota SUV at a young age.

The latest offering from Toyota is equipped with a new and powerful, yet fuel-efficient K-Series 1.5 litre four-cylinder petrol engine’ to deliver superior driving experience, said the release. The Urban Cruiser will be available in both manual and automatic transmissions and all AT variants will be equipped with an advanced Li-Ion battery with an ISG- Integrated starter generator.

The exteriors of the car, added the release, will deliver a very confident and energetic on-road presence with a Two Slat Wedge Cut Dynamic Grille with Chrome and a Trapezoidal Bold Fog Area. It will be further accompanied with Dual Chamber LED Projector Headlamps, with dual function LED DRL-cum–indicators and LED fog lamps.

Sharing his thoughts, Mr. Naveen Soni, Senior Vice-President, Sales and Services, TKM, said, “We are very excited about our latest offering- the Urban Cruiser, as it has already started receiving a lot of attention and enquiries from interested customers. We understand that our customers would like to know more about the new vehicle from Toyota, so that they can make an informed decision about the vehicle of their choice, this festive season. Hence, we wanted to further aid our customers with more information about the car before opening our bookings. Today, we have revealed few of the features which are bound to appeal the aspirations and expectations that the young and millennial aspire from a compact SUV in India.” Mr Soni further said, “We are confident that the Toyota Urban Cruiser will create a niche for itself with an ‘Urban Standout Appeal’ for those who love to ‘Travel in Style’.”