Toyota Corolla Altis
Driven by the exponential success of Corolla, Toyota has launched a revamped avatar of the old sedan and has christened it as Corolla Altis. This 10th Generation Corolla comes with redefined style and a wad of advanced features and offers an unparalleled driving experience. It comes in 1.8J, 1.8G, 1.8GL, and 1.8VL petrol engines, 1.4L HJ, 1.4L HG and 1.4L HL diesel engines and J, G and GL in CNG variants.
Toyota Corolla Altis is endowed with two engines. The 1.8 liter, VVT-i petrol engine unleashes 130 bhp at 6000 rpm and 170 Nm at 4200 rpm. The 1.4 liter D-4D I-4 diesel engine dispenses 87.1 bhp of power and 205 Nm of torque.
The 1.4 HJ, 1.4 HG and 1.4 HL variants are equipped with a 6-speed manual transmission while 1.8J, 1.8G and 1.8GL variants come with 5-speed manual transmission. The 1.8VL variant has 4-speed automatic transmission with super ECT.
The sedan is stabilized with McPherson Strut front and Torsion beam rear suspension set-up.
Exterior and Interior:
The sporty looking sedan flaunts a low, wide body, smooth flowing lines, and 7-spoke, alloy wheels. The top-end model comes with headlamp washers, high-intensity discharge (HID) headlamps, and power retractable outside rear view mirrors.
Besides an attractive and spacious cabin, it features 8-way power adjustable driver seats with electric lumber support, cruise control, steering wheel-mounted audio controls and MID switch, and in-dash 6-disc CD player with MP3/AM/FM/Aux-in capabilities and six speakers.
Some of the standard safety features of the Altis are front ventilated disc brakes and rear solid disc brakes with ABS and EBD, SRS air bags, and keyless entry with alarm system.
Toyota Corolla Altis is available in a gamut of colors like Light Blue Metallic, Dark Red Mica Metallic, Champagne Mica Metallic, Silver Mica Metallic and White Pearl Mica.
A Toyota Corolla Altis would cost you somewhere between 10.5 lacs to a little above 15 lacs.
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