The 2016 Toyota Auris is a compact hatch which is produced by the Toyota Motor Corporation. The Auris is a hatch variation of the famous model Toyota Corolla. Toyota introduced its first model in 2005, which will make the 2016 model part of its second generation.
The exterior for the new Toyota Auris 2016 has been remodeled to provide a classier and sophisticated image on the road. The front and rear have been remodeled in such a way as to make the Auris look wider. In the front, the Toyota logo is placed in between the chrome trim which covers the whole front and extend all the way to the narrow day time running LED headlamps. The lower grille is narrow in the middle and wider at its ends which hold the fog lamps and it too, runs along the whole width on the lower lip of the front bumper. The hatch will feature 16 and 17 inch alloy wheel designs. The NVH has also been improved which will offer a quieter drive. The new model is 30 mm longer and 55 mm wider than its predecessor.
Toyota Auris 2016 Interior
The 2016 Toyota Auris interior has been remodeled to hold a more comfortable and cleaner look. The dash is more curvaceous and is made of a soft touch grain material. The upper board is also made of the same material. The instrument cluster is replaced by touch powered switch-gears. The illumination of the instruments has been remodeled and is now more uniform than the older version’s. The driver’s binnacle houses a more sporty design with a tube tachometer and speedometer and a 4.2 inch TFT multi-info screen display.
2016 Toyota Auris Engine
Toyota offers the Auris with a wide engine range for all three; diesel, petrol and hybrid options. The petrol options are a 1.2 liter direct injection turbocharged engine fuel consumption 4.7 l/100 km 50 mpg , 1.3 liter Dual VVT-I engine and a 1.6 liter valve-matic engine. These engines can produce a horsepower of 116, 90 and 112 hp and a torque of 185lb.ft at 1500-4000 rpm, 205lb.ft at 4000 rpm and 270lb.ft. at 1750-225 rpm respectively.
The top speed for the three are 200 km/h, 180 km/h and 190 km/h respectively, while the acceleration time from 0-100 varies between the 10 second range. The two diesel options are a 1.6 liter D-4D with fuel consumption 4.1 l/100 km / 57 mpg and 1.4 liter D-4D engines. The engine range is completed by the 1.8 liter hybrid unit which is able to generate 136 horsepower and can accelerate from 0-100 in 10.9 seconds with a top speed of 180 km/h. Toyota Auris 2016 fuel consumption, combined is only 3.5 l/100 km / 67 mpg.
The Auris is equipped with many safety features. The car also got 5 stars in the NCAP crash test ratings. The company has added the Toyota Safety sense package. The package includes a Pre-collision warning system, Lane departure and road sign alerts and Auto high beam system.
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2016 Toyota Auris Release Date and Price
The Toyota Auris 2016 release date will be either in the end of 2015 or at the beginning of 2016. The price has not yet been announced but it will range around the $23,000 mark.
The all new Auris is aimed to be more convenient to drive and have a stylish exterior. This hatch is bound to be a hit in the European markets as they love these sorts of models.
2016 Toyota Auris pictures