Next-gen Toyota Vios spotted testing in Thailand

Updated Apr 08, 2021 | Same topic: Car Sneak Peeks, Teasers, & Rumors

After the launch of facelifted version 4 months ago, we will have chance to admire new Toyota Vios soon.
Spy photos of the next-gent Toyota Vios came from Headlight Magazine. Despite the careful camouflage, some new noticeable details are still revealed including the tweaked C-pillar window kink, a new shark-fin antenna sit atop the roof and a rectangular fuel filler flap.
 
Spy photos of Next-gen Toyota Vios

Despite the careful camouflage, some new noticeable details are still revealed

The size of the car appears to be identical to the current Vios with 4,420 mm in length, 1,700 mm in width, 1,475 mm in height and a wheelbase of 2,550 mm.

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At the rear, the taillights appear to be slimmer than the current model's units. Other parts of the rear are quite similar to the Yaris hatchback with a refined rear bumper.
 
Spy photo of next-gen Toyota Vios, angular rear

At the rear, the taillights appear to be slimmer than the current model's units

Images of the front have not been unveiled yet. However, the new Vios is expected to adapt the “Keen Look” design language set by the Corolla Altis sedan.

In Thailand, the Toyota Vios uses a 1.5-liter Dual VVT-i 2NR-FBE engine with 108hp at 6,000 rpm and 140 Nm of torque at 4,200 rpm. The engine will be paired with a CVT transmission as standard.

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Many speculations suggest that the next-gen Toyota Vios will arrive at Indian dealership next year after its premiere at 2018 Auto Expo exhibition. Apart from 1.5-liter engine, India-spec version can be offered with a 1.4-liter four cylinder diesel unit. In this market, the new Toyota Vios will be in the running with the Honda City, Maruti Ciaz, Volkswagen Vento and Skoda Rapid.

Know more about Toyota Vios 2022

Toyota Vios

Competing in the subcompact sedan segment, the Toyota Vios 2022 is the top sales contributor for the Japanese automaker. The price for the Toyota Vios in the Philippines ranges from PHP 681,000 to PHP 970,000. A total of 10 Toyota Vios cars is offered, with the top-of-the-line Vios GR-S variant coming with a Toyota Vios Philippine price tag of PHP 1,020,000. Two engine options are available in the range, which can be connected to either a 5-speed manual or continuously variable transmission (CVT). Dimensions-wise, the subcompact sedan spans 4,425 mm in length, 1,730 mm in width, and 1,475 mm in height. The main rivals of the Toyota vehicle include the Honda City, Mitsubishi Mirage G4, and Nissan Almera.

The Toyota Vios is not only the best-selling model in the Japanese automaker's lineup, but the entire Philippine market. It serves as a reliable and dependable subcompact sedan for those who are looking for a daily driver. Also, the Vios is proudly Philippine-assembled which supports Filipino automotive workers. Now, the vehicle is competing in its respective class head high using the refreshed body released by Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) in the country last 2020.

₱ 681,000 - ₱ 1,030,000

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