United Traders Syndicate (UTS), the authorized distributors of Toyota Cars in Nepal, have launched their latest global car – Toyota Etios- in the Nepali market.
Amid a program in the capital on Friday, Suraj Vaidya, president of UTS and Koji Nagata, general manager for the Middle-East division of Toyota Motor Corporation jointly launched the new product.
According to the company, Toyota Etios boasts the comfort of the rider with premium interiors, ergonomic steering wheel, superb suspension, comfortable seats and virtually anything that one may expect in a segment defining a car.
Vaidya said that the company has always taken pride in bringing the best and latest products for its customers. “For that, we have brought in Toyota Etios, which has all the latest features and values you associate with Toyota,” Vaidya said.
According to Nagata, the new Etios is the result of core investigation of customer´s need in different kinds of roads in different urban settings.
“The new Etios delivers the high quality for which Toyota is famous at a very affordable price,” said Nagata. According to Nagata, Etios leads its class in both fuel efficiency and acceleration.
Nagata added, “As Etios incorporates family safety features, one can enjoy their ride safely.”
According to the company, the engine specifications of Toyota Etios are same for Nepal and India.
The new vehicle incorporates 1.5- liter four-cylinder DOHC petrol engine, producing peak torque of 90 PS @ 3000 rpm. The Etios´ 1.5-Lt engine will be mated to the 5- speed manual transmission and its fuel efficiency is 16.78 Km/L, said the company.
The Etios that features 185/60 R 15- inch alloy wheels, ABS and dual airbags is priced at Rs 34,45,000 in the Nepali market.