The Toyota Auris, likewise referred to as the Corolla iM in the United States, has actually had a strong run, as has actually even been hailed as the very first mass-produced Toyota to provide hybrid drive in Europe. Now, for the 2019 model year, Toyota presents the third-gen Auris and an entire new line up of powertrains to choose it. It features a trendy make over on the outdoors, following Toyota’s new style language, and taking the shape of a correct hatchback instead of that old, mini-wagon appearance. On the other hand, the interior stays a total secret however that’s the name of the video game, right?
2019 Toyota Auris Exterior
The 2019 Toyota Auris is a substantial departure from the second-gen model. Toyota needs to have taken the old, wagon-line model and tossed it out of a 10-story window. With that old beater out of the method, Toyota’s engineers might assemble this smooth, elegant hatchback. In advance, there are hints obtained from the new Toyota Camry, as you’ll see with the much-larger grille in advance. That hovering lower lip and those small, round fog lights are a great touch too. And, in some way, Toyota handled to make those long headlights look actually excellent– it’s the LED style inside the lights that make them stick out. Additionally, the 3D search for front is simply attractive and is a substantial assailant versus anything in this specific niche.
The A-pillars and windshield are long, which enables a somewhat curved roofing system and a relatively longer front end. The beltline really sits sort of high, that makes for smaller sized side glass however that upper body line that gets gradually greater from front to back is an actually great accent. On the other hand, around back, the Auris nearly advises me of the old Megane, because it’s got a little bit of a bubble butt. Where Toyota did things right, nevertheless, are the body lines that twist around the rear quarters. Not to discuss the method the rear wheel wells appear to sit lower in the rear than in the front.
The rear taillights simulate the headlights in style however with a flatter look and the rear fascia looks nearly like a cutout from the 2018 Camry, with a set of reflectors in the corners. It’s a really appealing bundle all of the method around, and since it’s a hybrid, Toyota had the ability to incorporate those adorable little exhaust outlets in the corners.
The 2019 Auris is really a bit bigger. Toyota increased its length by 40mm (1.57 inches.) All of that additional length enters into the wheelbase, offering the car a longer, sportier appearance and dumping the wagon-like look. The roofing system likewise sits 25mm (0.98 inches) while the cowl height has actually been visited 47mm (1.85 inches.).
2019 Toyota Auris Interior
Currently, the interior of the new Auris is a total secret. Toyota hasn’t stated a word about it and declined to let us look inside while it was on display screen at the Geneva Auto Show. In truth, Toyota was so anal about keeping the interior a trick that the windows were even dark tinted to avoid and slip peaks. The opportunities are that Toyota will model the interior after that of the new Camry. It’s not truly all that away from the driver-focus design we anticipate for the Auris, and the total style would make a truly excellent follower to the interior of the outbound Auris. In the meantime, nevertheless, take it all with a grain of salt as that might or might not take place. In either case, Toyota will not dissatisfy in this regard.
2019 Toyota Auris Engine
Toyota is actually pressing its hybrid drivetrains with the new Auris and has actually chosen to drop the handful of engines it provides in the Auris formerly. As such, the 2019 Auris is just readily available with one traditional engine or 2 various hybrid powertrains.
The Toyota Auris is in fact provided with the option of 3 various engines. One the standard, non-hybrid front, there’s a 1.2-liter mill. On the hybrid front, there’s a 1.8-liter engine or a 2.0-liter with a bit more power.
Toyota has yet to divulge what the traditional, 1.2-liter gas engine produces, however the 1.8-liter hybrid mill provides 120 horse power while the 2.0-liter hybrid mill will provide some 177 horse power.
2019 Toyota Auris Price
Toyota has yet to reveal rates for the 2019 Toyota Auris, however you can anticipate it to run anywhere in between EUR15,000 and EUR25,000 throughout Europe. Here in the U.S., that calculates to anywhere in between $18,000 and $30,000.