Toyota has just fully revealed the 7-seater Toyota Rush 2018 in Indonesia. Yesterday, latest car news suggested that the brand’s subsidiary Daihatsu had aroused our interest by releasing another 7-seater SUV – the Daihatsu Terios 2018, which is supposed to be almost the same as the new Rush.
All-new Daihatsu Terios 2018
Toyota Rush 2018 vs. Daihatsu Terios 2018
Developed from the Daihatsu FX concept introduced at 2015 GIIAS, the new Terios, apart from being resemble the Rush, comes into a wide range of exterior tweaks from the FX, including a 4-slat front grille edged by upswept headlamps, an attractive front bumper and a swooping bonnet. For the side view, the 7-seater is decked with 5-spoke alloys, black plastic body cladding and side skirts. Meanwhile, the back of the SUV looks more rugged and aggressive with a new rear bumper, a tailgate-mounted spoiler and the same taillights design.
The new 7-seater comes into a wide range of exterior tweaks from the FX
The Terios gets a 4-slat front grille edged by upswept headlamps
Even when it comes to the overall dimensions, the Daihatsu Terios also has the same figures as the Toyota Rush with 4,435 mm in length, 1,695 mm in width, a 2,685 mm wheelbase and a fairly high ground clearance of 220 mm.
The back of the SUV looks more rugged and aggressive
Moving insides, styling cues from the last concept seems to overflow with a 3-spoke steering wheel with standard audio controls, a touchscreen infotainment system with around-view monitoring system as well as digital climate control.
Moving insides, styling cues from the last concept seems to overflow
The Daihatsu Terios and the Toyota Rush are twins
Other goodies available in the new Daihatsu Terios 2018 consist of multi-info display, Optitron gauges, LED lightings, airbags system, Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS) and Hill-Start Assist (HSA).
Driving the new Terios is the familiar 1.5-liter 4-cylinder 2NR-FE engine with Dual VVT-i
Driving the new Terios is the familiar 1.5-liter 4-cylinder 2NR-FE engine with Dual VVT-i with 104 PS @ 6,000 rpm and 136 Nm @ 4,200 rpm. This engine is coupled with either a 4-speed automatic transmission or a 5-speed manual.
To conclude, it can be said that the Daihatsu Terios and the Toyota Rush are twins despite different price tag.