Toyota Yaris India Launch Highlights: Deliveries Have Officially Started

The Toyota Yaris is the first C-segment sedan from the Japanese brand and fits between the Etios and the Corolla. The India-spec Yaris was first unveiled at Auto Expo 2018, held in February. The Yaris is one of the most feature-rich sedans in the segment.

Toyota Yaris India Launch

Bookings of the Yaris have already started. You can book the new Yaris for an amount of Rs 50,000. Prices of the Yaris have already been announced and are given below:

VariantMTCVT
J₹ 8,75,000₹ 9,95,000
G₹ 10,56,000₹ 11,76,000
V₹ 11,70,000₹ 12,90,000
VX₹ 12,85,000₹ 14,07,000

The Toyota Yaris comes only in a petrol format. It is powered by a 1.5-litre Dual VVT-i engine that makes 108bhp and 140Nm. It comes mated to a 6-speed or a 7-step CVT. The CVT option is available across all variants.

As mentioned earlier, the Toyota Yaris is a fully-loaded saloon. It comes with a lot of safety, comfort and convenience features; some of which are even segment-first offerings. Here are some of them:

  • Seven airbags as standard
  • Vehicle Stability Control (VSC)
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Front & rear parking sensors
  • Disc brakes on all four wheels
  • 7-inch touchscreen infotainment with gesture controls
  • Roof-mounted AC vents
  • Ambient lighting

You can learn more about the car here:

The Toyota Yaris in India is a toned-down version of its international sibling, the Yaris Ativ. The India-spec Yaris rivals the Honda City, Hyundai Verna and the Maruti Ciaz.

Here Are The Highlights From The Toyota Yaris Launch Event:

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May 18, 2018 11:34 AM

The Event Will Commence Soon

The Event Will Commence Soon

We have reached the venue while Toyota is gearing up for the launch.

May 18, 2018 11:35 AM

In the meantime, did you know that the Yaris comes with a rather unusual roof-mounted rear AC vents?

May 18, 2018 11:39 AM

Offered Only In A Petrol Variant

Offered Only In A Petrol Variant

The Toyota Yaris uses the same engine as in the Etios. However, the Toyota Etios lacks the Dual VVT-i system.

May 18, 2018 11:42 AM

The Dual VVT-i system controls the intake and exhaust valves individually. This helps in giving better response and fuel efficiency.

May 18, 2018 11:46 AM

The stage is set and the car is still under the cover.

May 18, 2018 11:47 AM

'All Sense; All Sedan'

'All Sense; All Sedan'

Toyota refers the Yaris as 'All Sense; All Sedan'. Do you agree with it?

May 18, 2018 11:51 AM

The First Car In The Segment To Get Gesture Controls

The First Car In The Segment To Get Gesture Controls

The 7-inch touchscreen infotainment in the Yaris gets gesture controls. You can change the track, increase the volume or listen to the next radio station by swiping your palm in front of the system.

May 18, 2018 11:56 AM

CVT Across All Variants

CVT Across All Variants

The Toyota Yaris is the only car in its segment to offer a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) option across all variants. The unit in question is a 7-step CVT and comes with paddle shifts.

May 18, 2018 11:58 AM

1000 Deliveries To Happen Today

1000 Deliveries To Happen Today

Toyota India will be doing over 1000 deliveries of the new Yaris, on the day of its launch.

May 18, 2018 12:00 PM

Huge Demand And Anticipation

Huge Demand And Anticipation

Toyota India claims that they've received over 60,000 customer enquiries for the Yaris.

May 18, 2018 12:04 PM

Host Of Accessories

Host Of Accessories

If you are really into chrome, then the Toyota Yaris can be opted with an abundance of it.

May 18, 2018 12:07 PM

No Compromise In Safety

No Compromise In Safety

The Toyota Yaris is the first car in its segment to offer 7 airbags as standard.

May 18, 2018 12:11 PM

Decent Mileage Figures

Decent Mileage Figures

The Toyota Yaris has a claimed mileage of 17.1km/l for the manual and 17.8km/l for the CVT variant.

May 18, 2018 12:15 PM

The Event Has Started

The Event Has Started

Toyota officials have started addressing the gathering, letting everyone know the achievements and future plans of the brand for the country.

May 18, 2018 12:23 PM

Global Design Language

Global Design Language

The Toyota Yaris follows the brand's global design language. The design has invited mixed opinions and we think the car looks a bit odd.

May 18, 2018 12:26 PM

The Toned-Down Yaris Ativ

The Toned-Down Yaris Ativ

The Toyota Yaris we will be getting is a toned-down version of its international sibling, the Yaris Ativ. The India-spec Yaris rides on smaller wheels, but with higher ground clearance.

May 18, 2018 12:29 PM

The Global Sedan

The Global Sedan

The Toyota Yaris is sold across 120 countries; India being the latest.

May 18, 2018 12:32 PM

Lot Of Segment-First Features

Lot Of Segment-First Features

As mentioned before, the Yaris gets a lot of segment-first features along with advanced technology.

May 18, 2018 12:34 PM

Available Only In A Petrol Format

Available Only In A Petrol Format

While the Yaris gets a 1.5-litre petrol engine with decent performance and fuel efficiency, the addition of a diesel unit is always welcome.

May 18, 2018 12:40 PM

More On The Yaris's Styling

More On The Yaris's Styling

The interiors of the Yaris looks good, with nice fit and finish. It follows a conventional design format and is rather subtle compared to the exterior.

May 18, 2018 12:42 PM

And Here It Is!

And Here It Is!

Toyota has officially launched the new Yaris in India. Prices were already announced and start from Rs 8.75 lakh and extend up to Rs 14.07 lakh. The prices are same across India.

May 18, 2018 12:46 PM

You can book the Yaris at your nearest Toyota dealership for an amount of Rs 50,000.

May 18, 2018 12:51 PM

For more information about the Toyota Yaris, read our launch article.

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