Toyota India or Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private, Ltd. (TKM) launched one of the latest flagship of Toyota in the country, Etios Liva (27/06/2011).
Previously, Toyota has launched Etios sedan late last year. But because Indian consumers prefer the hatchback model, Toyota is also using this model in Liva. The launch itself was delayed from the original plan, which is in April.
According to Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC), Etios developed specifically for the Indian market. Later this model will also be exported. Indonesia will likely become one of the main targets Toyota to market Liva and will appear at the Indonesia International Motor Show 2011 next month.
Toyota Etios Liva including sub-compact car with the long dimension of 3775 mm, width 1695 mm, and height 1510 mm. 1.2-liter engine that is used and in India (in Delhi) priced Rs 4,14,088 - Rs 5,99,819 or about IDR 76 - 114 million.
Later In Indonesia, Liva was under his brother, Yaris and it will be a competitor for the Nissan March, Chevrolet Spark, Kia Picanto, Hyundai i10, Suzuki Splash, as well as newcomers, Honda Brio, as well as products from China, like Geely Panda and Chery QQ.
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