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The Diesel Corolla Altis is on its Way

By Motortrend India Staff   |   16 March,2010

Toyota has finally planned to launch the diesel variant of the Corolla Altis. Currently Toyota car is being tested on Indian roads. The production of the Diesel Corolla Altis may begin by the end of this month. Toyota may launch the new car by April end or so. The new Corolla Altis may be equipped with a 2.0 litre diesel engine.

The petrol Corolla Altis was the 10th Generation Corolla since its introduction in 1966 and was rolled out with a theme "Happy Corolla for our Planet". The car is still being sold in 140 countries and is popular worldwide. The sedan comes with redefined luxury and style and provides a fabulous driving experience. The Altis has larger dimensions when compared to the old Corolla and provides an adorable look.

The high-end petrol variant of the Corolla Altis had a 4-speed Automatic Transmission with Super ECT. Power to the front wheels of all other petrol variants was being transferred by a refined 5-speed Manual Transmission.

The confirmed launch date of the diesel Corolla Altis, however, is not yet known.

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