Toyota Etios Quick Reviews:
The Toyota Etios has been given a facelift to help it look more premium in the face of increased competition. The Etios has more space to offer to its customers. The car comes with a whole lot of safety features as standard.
Toyota India has discounted the Platinum Etios sedan in India and has removed the BS4 model from the company website. The model comes with BS4 1.4-liter diesel and 1.5-liter petrol engines.
The engine gives a mileage of 16.78 and has a top speed of 180kmph. The manually transmitted engine comes with a max power of 88.73bhp and a max torque of 132Nm.
The manufacturer has used the interior space very well, and the legroom is also very spacious. The fabric of the seat is the upholstery. The comfort level of the passengers is specially taken care of.
The headlights in the front are adjustable, and the exterior rear-view mirror can be adjusted manually. The 14-inch wheels come with covers. The size of the tubeless tyre is 175/70 R14. Let us know the car in detail.
Toyota Etios Price:
The on-road price of Toyota Premium Etios is Rs. 6.43 lakh to 9.13 lakh.
|Versions||Last Recorded Price|
|GX– 1197 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl||₹ 5.68 Lakh|
|V– 1197 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl||₹ 5.84 Lakh|
|V Dual Tone – 1197 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl||₹ 6.00 Lakh|
|VX– 1197 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl||₹ 6.37 Lakh|
|VX Dual Tone – 1197 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl||₹ 6.49 Lakh|
|VX Dual Tone LE – 1197 cc, Petrol, Manual, 18.16 kmpl||₹ 6.70 Lakh|
|GXD – 1364 cc, Diesel, Manual, 23.59 kmpl||₹ 7.01 Lakh|
|VD – 1364 cc, Diesel, Manual, 23.59 kmpl||₹ 7.11 Lakh|
|VD Dual Tone – 1364 cc, Diesel, Manual, 23.59 kmpl||₹ 7.28 Lakh|
|VXD – 1364 cc, Diesel, Manual, 23.59 kmpl||₹ 7.52 Lakh|
|VXD Dual Tone – 1364 cc, Diesel, Manual, 23.59 kmpl||₹ 7.64 Lakh|
|VXD Dual Tone LE – 1364 cc, Diesel, Manual, 23.59 kmpl||₹ 7.85 Lakh|
Dimension and capacity:
The Toyota Premium Etios is 4265mm in length; the width is 1695mm; the height is 1510mm with a ground clearance of 174mm unladen and a wheelbase of 2550mm. This car comes with a boot capacity of 595 litres, which is great for long-distance travel. The passenger capacity of Toyota Premium Etios is 5, along with four doors. The Kerb weight is 920kg.
Fuel and performance:
Toyota Etios’s engine is a petrol engine with a mileage of 16.78kmpl per ARAI, and the fuel tank is 45 liters. BS-VI is the Emission Norm Compliance. The car is capable of hitting a top speed of 180kmph.
Suspension, steering, and break:
Toyota Premium Etios is designed keeping in mind with passenger’s comfort with MacPherson Strut suspension in front and Torsion Beam suspension in the rear. It also has a power steering wheel with a tilt steering column. The steering gear is of Rack & Pinion type. The break type in front is ventilated Disc and drum brake in the rear. The car can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 10.6 seconds.
Engine and Transmission:
This car is equipped with a petrol engine. The engine comes with a displacement of 1496cc. The car is available in manual transmission. The max power is [email protected], and the max torque is [email protected]. The engine has an EFI fuel supply system. The four cylinders have 4 DOHC valves. This car has an engine that is manually transmitted with Front Wheel Drive (FWD) type. The gearbox speed is 5 of Toyota Etios.
The safety of the passengers is the top priority of any car manufacturing company. Keeping that in mind and following the rules laid down by the government, the company has introduced all the necessary safety measures in the car.
The driver panel has a central locking key meant for the doors, and each entry has a power lock. The anti-lock braking system is the top safety feature of Toyota Etios. In addition, children’s safety is managed by child safety locks on all doors.
There are two (2) airbags in this car, driver and passenger airbags.
The rear seats are safe with seat belts. There is a rear seat belt warning on the desktop to indicate the driver’s safety. The car’s body is kept safe with both side and front impact beams. The Door Ajar warning does not let the engine of the car start unless all the doors are properly locked.
The driver’s seat is adjustable. There is also a crash sensor safety device in the car which slows or stops the car when it detects any collision.
The driver can check the condition of the engine in the engine check monitor before commencing the journey. The headlamps are automatic, which means it automatically switches on and off depending on natural light. The tire pressure monitor keeps the driver aware of the condition of all the tires.
There is a rear camera that helps the driver to park the car without looking at the mirror.
Comfort and convenience:
The steering of Toyota Premium Etios is power generated. There is air condition for summer and a heater for winter in this car. The steering is adjustable according to the height of the driver. The trunk opener is remote-controlled. There is a light in the trunk for better sight.
Toyota Premium Etios has an indicator in the dashboard which blinks when the fuel is low. The headrest in the rear and front are adjustable. There is an armrest in the center of the rear seat.
There are cup holders in front to hold your favourite hot or cold drinks. The Toyota Etios’s dashboard is equipped with an engine start/stop button and a voice control system. There are USB chargers both in front and rear.
The car has key-less entry features and a glove box cooling system.
Toyota Premium Etios is available in seven different colours; they are- Vermilion Red, Classic Grey, Silver Mica Metallic, Harmony Beige, Pearl White with Crystal Shine, Celestial Black, and White. The shades of grey and black are in demand among the buyers as they look magnificent on the road.
Etios is competing against Honda City, Skoda Rapid TSI, Honda Amaze, Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Toyota Glanza, Tata Altroz, Toyota Yaris, and Hyundai Verna.
Let us now go through some pros and cons of Toyota Platinum Etios.
- The car is quite comfortable for five people
- The engine is quite a fuel-efficient
- The light control makes it easy to drive
- The interior quality and design are average
- The cabin is quite noisy
- There is no option for automatic