Although they were shown to us in a preliminary way months ago, it was not until today that Toyota has presented us with the new Toyota Aygo Cross.
The new model of segment A It is presented in a crossover format and full of design elements that give the model a very sophisticated appearance.
Toyota has stressed to us that the model is a safe and versatile urbanite based on the new GA-B platform of the New Global architecture of Toyoga TNGA which was first introduced with Yaris and the Yaris cross.
On the basis of the prototype Aygo X Prologue, the brand has given an exotic and adventurous touch in the A segment, a segment in which Toyota has been very present with the Aygo since the model came out in 2005.
The Most affordable Toyota in the European market will arrive in its new format later this year and will feature a bicolor body that underlines your chic look.
During the first six months of sales, customers will have available a very exotic limited edition Toyota Aygo Cross topped in jungle green with touches of matte mandarin orange. This special edition will be available with 18 ″ alloy wheels in matt black. Inside, the matte mandarin color will also be present in several areas.
The new Toyota Aygo Cross features a length 3700 mm, 235 mm more than the previous model. The wheelbase has grown by 90mm and the front overhang is 72mm shorter than that of the Yaris. The width of the model has increased by 125 mm to 1740 mm.
These new dimensions allow 20mm more front seat clearance and 45mm more shoulder room. The trunk will have up to 231 liters, 60 more than the previous generation. The height has been increased by 50 mm to 1510 m.
Inside and always depending on the finish, customers can have a 9 ″ high definition touch screen with ambient lighting and wireless charging. As I became usual, the new system has Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
Customers will have technology from Full LED lighting which will improve safety along with the Toyota Safety Sense as standard in all markets. This system enables day and night pedestrian detection, daytime cyclist detection, emergency braking, adaptive cruise control and trajectory maintenance system.
The entire exterior has been upgraded to reduce fuel consumption and emissions, but what will really make the model a success is the introduction of the 1KR-FE one-liter three-cylinder engine improved to comply with European regulations with expected consumptions of only 4.7 liters per 100 km and CO2 emissions of 107 g / km.
From the brand we have been informed that the power steering system has been adjusted to the tastes and needs of European roads and cities. Associated with mechanics we will find a new S-CVT transmission or a 5-speed manual transmission that will improve the behavior of the model.
Source | Toyota