Toyota India is expected to launch the refurbished Innova Crysta minivan in the country very soon. The MPV was spied on at a dealership before its launch.
Toyota Innova Crysta’s new facelift is expected to launch in the country soon
Toyota officially unveiled the refurbished Innova Crysta in Indonesia early last month. Now, the Japanese automaker is expected to launch the updated version of the MPV in the Indian market. The Innova Crysta facelift has been spotted at the dealership, suggesting the launch is very imminent. The next MPV is expected to receive exterior and interior updates, but to make it more attractive and feature-packed than the current model. However, the mechanical facade will likely remain intact. Recently, the MPV received five-star safety ratings in the ASEAN NCAP crash test results.
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Aesthetically, the refreshed Avatar of the Innova Crysta will come with a host of cosmetic updates and feature upgrades that will be in line with the International Specs model recently launched in Indonesia. The front fairing will be updated with a slightly modified trapezoidal grille with chrome trim and vertical slates, new stylish looking projector headlights with LED daytime running lights, new fog lights, redesigned bumpers, a fake skid plate, 16 inch diamond cut alloy rims, antenna shark fin, roof mounted spoiler, etc. However, the rear section of the MPV looks identical to the current model and will continue to have the same L-shaped tail lights.
Inside, the car could have slightly redesigned interiors for a refreshed and upscale look to the cabin. It is expected to be equipped with a new 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system with support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, an air purifier, a 360-degree rear parking camera, seven airbags, vehicle stability control, hill start assist and various other safety measures. oriented features.
The engine options will likely remain unchanged. The minivan will be offered in gasoline and diesel engines conforming to BS6 – 2.7 liters gasoline and 2.4 liters diesel. While the former is tuned to produce 164 hp and 245 Nm, the latter is capable of producing 148 hp. The manual version develops 343 Nm of torque while the automatic trim makes 360 Nm. Transmission functions will include a 5-speed manual torque converter and 6-speed automatic.
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The improved model of the MPV is expected to be slightly better than the current version. It gets a starting price of ₹ 15.66 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and goes up to ₹ 23.63 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Upon launch, the Innova Crysta will compete with players like Mahindra Marazzo, Maruti Suzuki XL6 and Maruti Suzuki Ertiga.
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