7-seater Toyota Rush 2018 officially comes out for Philippine market

May 05, 2018 | Same topic: Auto industry: Latest updates
The Toyota Rush 2018 is priced from P948,000 to P1,070,000.

Toyota Motors Philippines has officially released its Toyota Rush 2018, claiming this vehicle to be a perfect match of spaciousness and practicality of an MPV and functionality and ruggedness of a high-end SUV.

The design of the Rush 2018 reminds us of the Fortuner’s sharp-looking exterior. Differences come from its sleek headlights and the 4-slat grille. Besides, the new Rush comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, a tailgate-mounted spoiler, and horizontal taillamps.

When it comes to its size, the Toyota Rush 2018 has a length of 4435mm, a width of 1695mm and the height of 1705mmm while the ground clearance and wheelbase measures 220mm and 2685mmm respectively.

Angular front of the Toyota Rush 2018

The design of the Toyota Rush 2018 reminds us of the Fortuner’s sharp-looking exterior

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Speaking of the interior, there’s nothing more noteworthy than the upscale and modern- looking cabin. The styling is said to take roots from the Avaza but still gets its own distinct design. The inside gains mainly black but also come with silver accents, beige-colored trim, and faux stitching dashboard.

Aside from it, the Toyota Rush 2018’s top-ranging versions come equipped with other features including auto-LED headlights, driving wheel-mounted sound controls, multi-information display, engine ignition/stop button, auto-climate control, and two-DIN infotainment.

The Rush gets a 7-seat layout; however, 3 rows of seats only come in the top-spec G variant while the E variants offer seats for five. To be more specific, the 3rd row seats are 50:50-split-foldable. On the other hand, the 2nd row seats are 60:40.

cabin of the Toyota Rush 2018

Speaking of the interior, there’s nothing more noteworthy than the upscale and modern- looking cabin

rear seats of the Toyota Rush 2018

The Toyota Rush 2018 gets a 7-seat layout; however, 3 rows of seats only come in the top-spec G variant

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Powering the car is the 1.5L 2NR-VE 4-cylinder engine alongside Dual VVT-i. The engine produces 104 PS and 142 Nm. There are two options for the transmission which are a 4-speed automatic or a 5-speed manual. The power is also used to generate the rear wheels just like the Avaza does.

Customers are offered with TRD kit for their vehicle to gain a sportier look. There are a variety of color choices for the new Rush which consist of White Mica Metallic, Silver Mica Metallic, Red Mica Metallic, Bronze Mica Metallic, Bordeaux Mica Metallic, and Black Mica Metallic. Plus, all Rush variants’ safety kit is enforced with 6 air bags.

Toyota Rush 2018 price in the Philippines
Model  Price
Toyota Rush 1.5 E MT (5 seats)  P948,000
Toyota Rush 1.5 E AT (5 seats)  P988,000
Toyota Rush 1.5 G AT (7 seats)  P1,070,000

Angular rear of the Toyota Rush 2018

The new Rush comes standard with 17-inch alloy wheels, a tailgate-mounted spoiler, and horizontal taillamps

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