Four cars from Japanese auto giant have come out in different style for the festive season. Etios, Etios Liva, the Corolla Altis and the Fortuner have been dressed with additional parts and have gained some value added equipment under the skin to increase the excitement of festive season. While Toyota Etios, Etios Liva and Fortuner have gone through the Toyota Racing Development (TRD) division to get a sporty trim, Corolla Altis has been stuffed with some functional equipment on the interior to give a better experience of ownership. All these changes are specifically targeted at the festive season and the new models are available for limited period of time.
Toyota Racing Development is the research and development unit of Toyota. This division is dedicated to carry out activities that bring changes to technology and science of cars which are meant for racing sports. The unit manufactures sporty car accessories and other performance equipment.
Toyota Etios TRD Sportivo Limited Edition takes the sporty package which includes spoilers in front and rear bumpers and skirts on the sides of the body. The doors bear sporty graphics and tyres are blessed with smoked 15 inch alloy wheels. On the interior the gear knob comes with a touch of silver and fabric coated seats carry TRD Sportivo logo. Only 1200 limited edition models of Etios have been rolled out. The price of Toyota Etios TRD Sportivo limited edition model falls in the range Rs 6.25 lakhs to Rs 7.31 lakhs. The sporty trims are also available with Etios Liva, the small car from Toyota.
Corolla Altis, the luxury sedan has come out with safety and entertainment equipment. SRS air bags, 5.8 inch touchscreen audio system and four spoke steering wheel are the highlights of limited edition model. About 500 models of Corolla Altis come out with these features.
The bulky SUV, Fortuner rumbles louder with sporty frills from TRD. Toyota has manufactured 600 units of Fortuner TRD Sportivo, the limited edition automobile. The front and rear bumpers have been mould with spoilers to have aerodynamic properties. The rear end of the roof carries a spoiler and the entire package gives a stunning look to the car. The TRD Sportivo model of Toyota Fortuner India is priced in the range Rs 21.75 lakhs to Rs 22.6 lakhs. All these limited edition models are available till December of 2012.