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Toyota C-HR compact crossover revealed in production-ready guise


First images of the Toyota C-HR hybrid ahead of its global debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show tomorrow.

First images of the new Toyota C-HR hybrid crossover have now been revealed online, ahead of the car’s global debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show tomorrow. Featuring a modern-day design, Toyota C-HR was showcased as a concept at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. Then, at the 2015 Frankfurt and Tokyo Motor Show, C-HR was unveiled in pre-production guise. And now, finally we have the real deal with us.

Compared to the concept, the production spec C-HR features much smaller wheels and a taller roof. This has been done so as to accommodate taller rear seat passengers.


Toyota C-HR is a cross between a five door coupe and a compact SUV. It features a raised stance but a low-slung roofline. Based on the advanced TNGA – Toyota’s New Global Architecture, Toyota C-HR is designed for buyers in Europe, where it will compete with the likes of Chevrolet Trax, Nissan Juke, Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X. Post European launch, it will also be launched in many other countries globally.

Speaking about engine options, Toyota C-HR is a hybrid vehicle which will only be offered with a petrol-electric hybrid powertrain, details of which are yet under wraps. More details will soon follow. Stay tuned to Rushlane as we cover the 2016 Geneva Motor Show LIVE.

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A first drive in a manual rickety old van was enough to pave the road forward for Sagar Patel. When not driving or riding, his dexterity shifts gear to voice passion through words via reviews, and news, all the while, closely monitoring updates from the auto industry.

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