March 12, 2013-Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd has launched new versions of its Etios and Etios Liva models to give them a bold and trendy appearance.
The new models would cost more than nearly 2 per cent higher than the previous models.
The new versions of Etios come at a price range of Rs 5.45 lakh and Rs 7.08 lakh for the petrol variant and Rs 6.70 lakh and Rs 8.15 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) for the diesel variant.
The new hatchback Etios Liva will now cost between Rs 4.46 lakh and Rs 5.99 lakh for petrol option and Rs 5.72 lakh and Rs 6.38 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) for diesel variant.
The new models of Etios and Etios Liva sport a redesigned grille with chrome finish. The rear combination lamps have a distinct fin pattern that gives them a sleek look. New indicators have been added on side view mirrors
Toyota has also spruced up the interiors of the cars.
Sandeep Singh, Deputy Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Marketing and Commercial, said, “As a part of our product lifecycle and with the aim to bring newness to the lineup we are launching the New Etios and Etios Liva. We have incorporated customer feedback and are looking forward to delighting more customers with the new vehicles.”
The Etios was first launched in December 2010 followed by Etios Liva in June 2011. Since then,Toyota has sold more than 1, 45,000 units of the vehicles.