Toyota Corolla Altis Petrol
Toyota Corolla Altis is a premium sedan from the Japanese carmaker. Corolla Altis offers superior package at an affordable price tag which made it a popular sedan. The profile of Corolla Altis has been updated with a new stylish set of 16-inch alloy wheels and new sharper-looking ORVMs that come with integrated turn single lights which are electrically operable. The rear section of the car is largely similar to older model with exception of the slightly restyled LED tail lamps. Toyota Corolla Altis is accessible in an all-new dark sparkling luxurious 'Phantom Brown' colour, in addition to the existing colours - White Pearl Crystal Shine, Silver Mica Metallic, Champagne Mica Metallic, Grey Metallic, Super White and Celestial Black.
Toyota Corolla Altis exteriors include halogen headlights in base variants and Bi-beam LED headlights with auto headlamp leveling in the top variants. The side profile features electrically-adjustable, retractable, auto fold and reverse-linked outside rear view mirrors with integrated turn indicators. The new design is futuristic and toes the latest Japanese design trends. Changes such as long wheelbase, strong lines on the outside and new elements give it a sportier stance. Its front profile is bold with a smiling chrome grille, swept-back LED headlamps and sleek fog lamps.
Toyota has also worked upon the quality and finish to be better than its predecessors. The instrument cluster gets a 4.2 inch MID display with updated software along with new Touch 2 system having navigation as standard. Inside, it sports a new layout for the dashboard and a seven inch infotainment console sits in the centre. Steering wheel looks a tad dated. The instrumentation cluster is large and bright with a digital display placed in between the dials. Corolla Altis gets 8 way power driver seat, wireless door lock, reclining rear seat with 60:40 split seat, push start/stop system, cruise control, paddle shift, lumbar support for driver's seat, height adjuster for driver's seat, reverse sensor, reverse camera, driver side one touch up/down with jam protection power windows, air conditioner with heater, tilt & telescopic steering and 12 V power socket.
Toyota Corolla Altis is powered by a 1.8 litre four cylinder petrol unit developing 138 BHP along with 173 Nm and a 1.4 litre diesel power plant putting significantly low power at 87 BHP and 205 Nm of torque. The diesel engine is claimed to return 21.30 kmpl against the petrol trims tuned to deliver 16.70 kmpl. A six-speed manual transmission is mated with both the engines along with a choice for 7-speed CVT available on selected petrol variants. Corolla Altis is offered in six-speed manual and seven-speed automatic transmission options for the petrol engine and a six-speed manual transmission for the diesel.
Toyota Corolla Altis with its surprisingly new features and refreshing additions to its technology is a treat for drivers. With an increased ground clearance, the car deals well with unexpected potholes and speed breakers with ease. Even when the car is fully loaded, Corolla rushes the most troublesome road obstructions with ease.
Safety and Security
Toyota Corolla Altis specifications include ventilated disc brakes at the front and solid brakes at the rear. The safety features on offer include seven SRS airbags, such as front airbag for the driver and co- passenger, curtain airbags, front side airbags and driver knee airbags. The anti-lock braking system with electronic brake force distribution and brake assists in safe handling over wet and slippery surfaces. Corolla Altis is likewise equipped with ABS with EBD, vehicle stability control, child restraint system, driver knee bolster, speed auto lock, impact sensing fuel cut, immobilizer with alarm, clutch start system, height adjustable front seat belt and rear window defogger.
Key Features & Specifications
|Airbags||Driver/Passenger/Side/Driver knee & Curtain|
|Engine||1.8-litre DOHC Dual VVT-i Petrol Engine|
|No. of Gears||6|
|Ground Clearance||175 mm|
|Turning Radius||5.4 meters|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||55 litres|
|Tyres Type||Tubeless Radial|
|Tyres Size||195/65 R15|