Toyota Innova 2.5 VX (Diesel) 7 Seater
The Japanese automobile manufacturer has recently launched the facelifted version of Toyota Innova in the country’s car market, which is one of the most popular multi purpose vehicle of India. This Toyota Innova 2.5 VX (Diesel) 7 Seater trim in the model series is bestowed with a 2.5-litre diesel engine with intercooler turbocharger. This trim can churn out a maximum power output of 100.6bhp at 3600rpm along with 200Nm of torque at 1200 to 3600rpm. It is capable to deliver 9 to 12.99 Kmpl of mileage, which is quite good for this class. The exterior appearance of the MPV is quite impressive and the company has given this utility vehicle a number of striking features. The list of exterior features includes a restyled radiator grille with chrome treatment, bumper, head light cluster, alloy wheels and many other such aspects, which gives the vehicle an impressive look. On the other hand, the company has blessed this MPV with a plush interior cabin and it is loaded with a number of good features and gives it a luxurious appearance. It is bestowed with an automatic air conditioner with a heater and rear AC vents both in second and third row, which helps in maintaining the temperature of the entire cabin. Apart from these, the list of other interior features are an advanced music system with a lot of functions, a multi functional steering wheel, keyless entry and several other utility aspects for the comfort of the occupants.
The company has incorporated this particular trim of Toyota Innova MPV with a lot of extraordinary exterior features, which gives this multi purpose vehicle an impressive appearance. The front facade of this variant is loaded with a wide radiator grille with a lot of chrome treatment and it is surrounded by a bright head light cluster with turn indicators. The body colored bumper is designed beautifully and it is incorporated with a pair of oval shaped fog lamps and a wide air dam for cooling the engine. Apart from these necessary features, the company has blessed this variant with a number of good features such as power adjustable exterior rear view mirror, rear window wiper, out side rear view mirror with turn indicator, rear window defogger and many other functions. The manufacturer has given this variant a set of 15 inch stylish alloy wheels, which are further covered with tubeless radial tyres and enhance the appearance of the MPV. On the other hand, this particular trim is available in various sparkling exterior paints like Super White, Silver Mica Metallic, Dark Red Mica Metallic, Grey Mica Metallic, Blue Metallic and Silky Gold Mica Metallic.
The interiors of this particular trim is designed with utmost care, which provides a lot of comfort and satisfaction to the passengers sitting inside. The company has given this trim a wood finish central console and leather covered gear shift knob, which gives it a classy look. Apart from these, the seats of the MPV are very comfortable and are covered with high quality of fabric upholstery. This utility vehicle is blessed with a multi functional steering wheel with mounted audio control buttons and is covered in leather, which gives the vehicle an elegant look. On the other hand, the list of other interior features includes a multi information display, illumination control, tachometer, trip meter, sun visor both for driver and co-passenger and many other such functions. The list of some more features, which company has integrated this trim are a 12V power outlet, driver seat belt with notification, cigarette lighter, glove box and many other things for the comfort of the occupants while traveling.
Engine and Performance :
This trim is incorporated by a 2.5-litre, 4-cylinders, intercooler turbocharger diesel engine with the displacement of 2494cc and this is capable to deliver a high performance with better fuel efficiency. This powerful diesel engine can produce 100.6bhp of power output at 3600rpm with a peak torque of 200Nm at 1200 to 3600 rpm, which is rather impressive. The engine is incorporated with a five speed manual transmission gear box. On the other hand, the fuel efficiency of the MPV is quite good and it returns 9 Kmpl in the city conditions. At the same time, the MPV gives a decent mileage of 12.99 Kmpl , when driven on the highways.
Braking and Handling :
This new Toyota Innova 2.5 VX (Diesel) 7 Seater is blessed by the manufacturer with a proficient braking mechanism. The front wheel of the MPV is incorporated with ventilated disc brakes, while the rear wheels are packed with leading trailing drum brakes. The braking system of the vehicle is enhanced by the highly advanced ABS (anti lock braking system). On the other hand, the front axle of the Toyota Innova is blessed with double wishbone suspension system and the rear axle in integrated with four link with lateral rod. This advanced suspension mechanism of the vehicle reduces jerks even when the MPV is driven on the bumpy road and gives a very smooth driving experience.
Comfort Features :
This variant of Toyota Innova comes with a number of comfort aspects. The interior cabin of the vehicle is quite roomy and seats are arranged very properly. The list of comfort features includes, power windows (front and rear), power steering, low fuel warning light, accessory power outlet, vanity mirror, rear seat head rest and many other such aspects, which makes the journey convenient for the passengers. Then it is blessed with a powerful air conditioner with automatic climate control. The music system of the MPV is very advanced and loaded with a number of functions such as a CD/DVD player, radio, USB, interface, Aux-in port, Bluetooth connectivity and speakers, which further enhances the ambiance of the entire cabin.
Safety Features :
Coming to the safety features, the Toyota Innova is packed with a number of functions, which ensures safe driving. The company has given this trim top rated features such as GOA (global outstanding assessment) body, anti lock braking system, SRS airbags for both driver and front passenger, an engine immobilizer, a day and night rear view mirror and several other aspects. Then this trim is incorporated with power door locks, passenger side rear view mirror, halogen head lamps, a keyless entry system , adjustable seats, centrally mounted fuel tank and many other standard aspects.
Pros : Impressive interiors, good fuel economy.
Cons : Safety features can be added, size is too big for the small city.