We already covered when Toyota Kirloskar Motor launched the New Platinum Etios and the new Etios Liva in India. The New Platinum Etios is Mid-range Compact Sedan, which is rich in power and has remarkable features and comfort. Most importantly, it assures the safety of passengers.
Toyota New Platinum Etios is available in both Petrol & Diesel Engine. Toyota redefined the Petrol engine, now it’s powered by 1496 cc 4-cylinder DOHC Petrol Engine mated with Electronic Fuel Injection which produces maximum power of 90 PS @ 5600 RPM and maximum torque of 132 Nm @ 3000 RPM.
The Petrol Engine gives the mileage of 16.78 kmpl
The Platinum Etios has same 1364 cc 4-cylinder 8V SOHC Diesel Engine mated with Common Rail Direct Injection (CRDI) which produces maximum power of 68 PS @ 3800 RPM and maximum torque of 170 Nm @ 1800-2400 RPM.
The Diesel Engine gives the Mileage of 23.59 kmpl
Best Features Leads to Maximum Comfort
New Optitron Combimeter
The car has centrally located Digital tachometer and analog speedometer with graphic illumination. The information on the console is visible at all times even when headlamps is switched off.
Large Cabin Space
The car comes with large cabin space ample space for shoulder and knees. The Backseat also has the armrest for the comfortable journey for the passengers.
Large Boot Space & New ORVMS
The New Platinum Etios features 592L of Boot Space with lower loading height which makes the loading/unloading easy. It has also got the Electrically Foldable Outside Rear View Mirrors, Steering Mounted Audio Controls, and Height Adjustable Driver seat.
Dual Front SRS Airbags
For the safety of the front driver’s and front passenger, the car comes loaded with Dual Front SRS Airbags, which significantly reduce the impact in case of a collision. The Airbags are a standard feature across all variants.
ABS with EBD & New Central Locking
Toyota makes the ABS standard in all the Etios. ABS allow better maneuverability and prevent wheel-locking while braking. EBD distributes braking forces on all wheels based on the load conditions. The company also moved the Central Locking button on the instrument panel to allow immediate unlocking all doors.
4 Stars Rating in Global NCAP Crash Test
Toyota Etios gets the 4 stars rating in a crash test and two stars rating in child occupant protection. The ratings are done by Global NCAP.
Perfect Family Car
Toyota New Platinum Etios is the perfect mid-segment compact Sedan for your family. It has large boot space for the comfortable long journey, backseat armrest, large boot space and new Isofix Child Seat lock. All these features make it a perfect family car.
The New Platinum Etios competitively priced in the range of Rs. 643,000 to Rs. 774,000 for Petrol & Rs. 756000 to Rs. 887,000 Diesel (Ex-showroom Mumbai). The car comes with 3 Years/1,00,000 kms warranty, which can bee extended further with Extended warranty. Besides, we all know that Toyota is known for its Low Maintenance cost.
More Info can be found on Toyota Etios Page.