2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid Price and Review
The 2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid is seen as a big improvement from the previous and outgoing model. It has been well engineered to have a better appearance and also give you better drive experience, though what seems as a great disadvantage is that it’s costlier than the previous model but stands as the best model the Auris has produced.
The 2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid is seen to have adopted a lot from the Toyota Corolla in terms of the headlights and aerodynamic lines. The wing of the Auris, is almost identical to that of the corolla save that the corolla is larger and wider and also is a sedan while the Auris is a s/wagon. The new 2014 Auris Hybrid, will have small sharp new design headlights complete with LED driving lights and buttressed rear panels. It is low lying by 55mm more, assuring you of great stability and with its electric motor fitted under the rear seats translated to a cargo space that’s not been compromised. It is 30mm longer than the previous model and measures 4245mm long and 1760mm wide for its dimensions.
Toyota Auris Hybrid Interior
To its interior this new Auris hybrid will have a silent cabin, making you feel more relaxed and not feel disturbed by the whine of the electric motor. It will have ice grey leather upholstery with there being options of other soft materials and shall have blue lighting for its interior. Its cabin is seen as a big improvement as all graphics in it look clearer and sharper, its steering wheel and shift knob are covered with quality leather material and it shall have well padded arm rests ensuring your comfort all round.
For its entertainment package this new 2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid will come with a DAB tuner and a Toyota Touch screen infotainment system that will be connected to its 6-speaker sound network. Its touch screen display will also support Bluetooth devices and smart phones as well. It will also have a start/stop button, all-electric/ power windows, a rear view camera and its multimedia system on the Icon. Excel and Sport models can be upgraded to the better Toyota touch and go system with better features.
Performance of new Toyota Auris Hybri
This car is fun to drive around, especially in the city setting and also is great when it comes to finances due to its less consumption. Aimed to specifically compete with the golf, the 2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid will be powered by a 1798cc 4-cylinder engine and will be able to give up to 98bhp and 140lbs-ft-torque at just 5,200rpm and 4,000rpm respectively. This engine will be equipped with an electric motor that will be able to deliver up to 88bhp and an impressive 152llb-ft torque from 0 revs. This new model can accelerate from
0-62mph in just 10.9 seconds. This engine will, be paired to a 5-speed CVT-automatic transmission which shall have a smoother power delivery and will also be effective when it comes to reduced fuel consumption. This car also boasts of a greatly reduced CO2 emission with only 84 g/km.
Price of 2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid and Release Date
Already selling at the leading dealerships and showrooms in the major markets, the base model of the 2014 Toyota Auris Hybrid sells at $24.790. While the higher trim versions sell at a higher price but not exceeding $34.392.
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