2016 Toyota Auris release date, price, engine

Auris, new Toyota‘s car with construction of compact hatchback first appeared in 2006 under the name E150. In the Japanese market the first generation appeared within a name Toyota Blade. 6 years later, a second-generation of Auris, called E180 has arrived. Otherwise, what’s interesting, Auris in Latin language means the “gold“.Toyota focused its sales in Europe and North America on hybrid models. In the last year 2014, Toyota has sold a total of 178,000 hybrid vehicles. Among them, the best-selling car was Auris HSD. After all, Toyota Auris was the best selling hybrid car in Europe in 2014. Only 2.5 years after the appearance of the second generation Toyota rushed to do a redesign of the second generation of the Auris.

2016 Toyota Auris review

2016 Toyota Auris hybrid exterior

The external appearance of Auris has not changed radically. First of all, designers changed the look of the front bumper. Another favorite thing when engineers do redesigning is the change in LED lights. As we found out, the life span of LEDs will be 100000 hours, so the lights should last as long as the car. Also, constructors improved the suspension, which increases comfort while driving. With the new design of springs Toyota designers reduced lateral forces during cornering.

2016-Toyota-Auris hybrid release date

2016 Toyota Auris hybrid interior

The interior is a bit more updated. First of all, there are now at the point of the instrument panel TFT screen of 4.2 inches. Of course, touchscreen of 7 inches still kept a central position on cockpit. The seats are comfortable, with new upholstery made of quality materials. Among other functionality that will be available in the new Auris, we should mention: Road Sign Assist, Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert and Auto High Beam. All warnings concerning the safety appear on the aforementioned 4.2 inch screen which is located at the place of the instrument panel.

2016-Toyota-Auris hybrid specs

2016 Toyota Auris hybrid engine

The hybrid model has matched WTI petrol engine of 1.8 liters and an electric motor. Together, they give an output of 136 hp. In addition, acceleration from 0 to 60 mpg is 10.9 seconds. What amazes is that the Auris is designed to minimize driving on gasolinewhen you are driving in city conditions. In this way, emissions of CO2 are at the level of 0 in city driving.


2016 Toyota Auris petrol and diesel engines

As for the other models of engine in the conventional Auris, there is a turbo-diesel D-4D engine of 1.6 liters. Output power of the engine is 112 hp. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in 10.5 seconds. CO2 emissions are 104 g / km respectively. There is the choice of turbo petrol engine of 1.2 liter 16-valve, 4-cylinder and a power output of 116 hp. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is reached in 10.1 seconds. All mentioned engines are equipped with a manual 6 speed gearbox.

2016 Toyota Auris release date and price

The new Toyota Auris will appear in the Fall 2015. Starting price of the basic model will be 21500 dollars. Auris Hybrid will have a price of 32,000 dollars.

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