Toyota introduced the 2018 model Yaris TRD variant Bangkok Motor Show running in Thailand. TRD stands for Toyota Racing Development and is the quality department of the car manufacturer. It prepares the speed version of cars. Toyota Yaris, introduced in Thailand, has been named Yaris Active.
In this TRD variant, there have been several great changes made to give a sporty look to the car. However, it is not known whether the changes in the power and torque of this car have also been made in comparison to the standard version.
Toyota Yaris TRD has made several changes compared to the standard version car. The new model has made a big difference in the bumper which makes it sporty. Also, the red-colored spoiler improves its sporty look. The ORVM is bright black, in which the red strip makes it very attractive. The design that surrounds the fog lamps is quite wide.
There are bright prints in the car’s sides, and in the new design of the rear bumper, the red color spooler, like the front bumpers, has increased its beauty. A black colored spoiler is also installed in the trunk. Although Toyota Yaris TRD has the standard alloy wheels of silver color, which seems a bit awkward in the beauty of the car.
Now let’s talk about the car’s engine and power. Toyota Yaris, introduced in Thailand, has 1.2 liters of two VVT-I3 NR-FE petrol engines. Which has the power of maximum 108 nm torque at 84 bhp and 4000 rpm at 6000 rpm. Also, its motor is equipped with Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT).
There is speculation that the 2018 Toyota Yaris Active TRD model will be sold in Thailand in the limited number during the next two months. After this, the car maker will charge a little more than the customers for the TRD model compared to the standard model.
Customers will have to wait a bit for this car. The 2018 Toyota Yaris will be launched in the next few weeks. Toyota launched this model officially at the Auto Expo 2018. This C-Segment sedan currently has a 1.5-liter petrol engine, which can have both manual and CVT options. The collision of the Toyota Yaris will be from trains like Honda City, Maruti Ciaz, Hyundai Varna. The price of the car can start from around 9 lakh rupees (ex-showroom).