Toyota Etios Cross bookings commence, website launched
Toyota officially unveiled new Etios Cross at 2014 Delhi Auto Expo. The company has now officially added the Etios Cross to company website, while dealers have commenced bookings with an initial down payment of INR 50,000. Launch is expected to take place in the weeks.
Toyota Etios Cross could be launched later this year when pricing will also be revealed. Coming in, based on the Etios Liva hatchback, Etios Cross bears aggressive body styling and is more enhanced in dimensions than the Liva, but retains the same wheelbase.
Being offered in 8 exterior color options, – Inferno Orange, White, Classic Grey, Symphony Silver, Harmony Beige, Celestial Black, Vermilion Red, and Ultramarine Blue. The Toyota Etios Cross is targeted to a young and adventurous audience. It features roof rails for added load bearing capacity of upto 50 kgs and sits on 10 spoke 15” alloy wheels in a diamond cut design thus adding to its aggressive appeal.
To compete against the EcoSport and upcoming S Cross, Toyota Etios Cross comes in bearing the tagline ‘Born with Attitude’. Its possesses a dedicated website while Etios Cross is being offered with three engine options to include a 1.5 liter petrol 90 PS peak power at 5600 rpm, 1.2 liter petrol 80 PS power at 5600 rpm and 1.4 liter diesel 68 PS peak power at 3800 rpm.
Interiors have been richly done up in contrast to that seen on the hatchback. These include piano black color on dashboard and seats with contrasting white stitching, a well defined logo and infotainment features to include 2 DIN audio system with Bluetooth, USB and Aux in with multi function steering wheel. A host of safety features which include ABS and EBD will also be seen on board the new Toyota Etios Cross.