2016 Toyota Yaris
Hatchback 2016 Toyota Yaris has not received many updates since significant change received the model released last year. Therefore, the new machine has only a few minor changes to the exterior and interior. The engine, as before, is a 1.5-liter, but thanks to new transmission CVT, the performance is better and the gas is spent economically.
Toyota Yaris is an attractive car with many modern features. The model will be enjoyed by people of different generations. It could be a family car. Manufacturers corrected shortcomings of predecessor model, so the Yaris is better of it.
For the new Toyota Japanese developers invented a new style, and equipped it with a cabin of improved security features. In the design decor were used upgraded materials, installed a new 6.1-inch touch-screen infotainment interface that can be used as a navigation system. This subcompact hatchback received virtually no changes. Despite rumors, the appearance of Toyota Yaris sedan, coupe or another style in the near future is not expected.
The car has two or four doors. The base model comes with 15-inch steel wheels. But optional set 16-inch alloy wheels, LED and fog lights, rear spoiler and new suspension with which the damping of the car became better.
The interior includes fewer elements than predecessor’s one, a large speedometer is located directly behind the wheel, so the driver is very convenient to glance at it. High seats gives plenty of legroom, the airbag are in the front and in the rear. Also, the vehicle gets side airbags. For the cargo there is a space in 15.6 cubic feet in the 4-door automobile and 15.3 cubic feet in the 2-door car. The rear seats are easy to fold which is very convenient.
The engine of new Toyota is an in-line, 1.5-liter and 4-cylinder. It is able to develop the power up to 106 hp, the torque is 103 pound per foot. Depending on the version the car has the five-speed manual transmission or the four-stage automatic transmission. Toyota with the manual transmission can reach a speed up to 60 mph in 9.5 seconds. While the same model with an automatic transmission will reach the same speed in 10.7 seconds, which is rather good for the segment.
Fuel consumption: 33 mpg for cars with manual transmission and 32 mpg for cars with an automatic one. This is not the best mark for the subcompact vehicles although the cars are better than most models in their class.