Auto portal reviews the Generation next Toyota Corolla Altis
Synopsis about the Corolla Altis
Toyota Corolla Altis is a generation-old car that has its initial launch in 1966 and became the bestselling car ever since its launch. The Toyota Corolla Altis has crossed eleven generations and underwent tough hammering all way through. Toyota Corolla Altis is sold under different names in different parts of the world naming as the Corolla Store, Auris, etc. Toyota Corolla Altis gets represented by the Alphabet ‘E’, and E-170 is the recently launched version that looks larger with unique style features than the previously launched models. Corolla Altis gets powered by both petrol and diesel type engine systems and available for sales in 10 versions.
The exterior of the new Corolla Altis is completely new with the Furia design philosophy and the presence of the square design in the front portion with clear grille lines. The Toyota Corolla Altis gets a pair of splendid headlamps, elegant LED tail lamps, and R-16 alloy wheels for all its wheels. The headlamps are found a bit raised and seen flowing towards its sides giving a tough look. Toyota Altis retains its aggressive American rear look with glittering chrome garnish and the presence of full wrap-around tail lamps. The sloping bonnet and the presence of many sharp lines give splendid curves to its bumper and hood. The chrome-coated visor and the presence of the P mold in the sides make the car a bit different when compared with the previous launches.
The Corolla Altis set a very high benchmark with its luxurious interior. The interior gets a half Euro-half American finish, with the presence of full leather upholstery, fake wooden carvings, and the preferred beige makeover. The rear side gets good legroom and inclined seats giving a leisure-filled evening drive during busy schedules. The presence of a wide 7.0 touch screen infotainment system with a good audio system and 6 speakers gives a thundering road ride. The other noticeable features are the presence of smart keyless entry with the push-button start, rear sunshade, steering mounted audio and the blue tooth control, legroom lamp, and 8- way power-driven seat with good lumbar support.
Below the hood systems
Toyota Altis gets a 1.8-liter petrol engine giving 138 bhp power and a 1.4-liter diesel engine giving an 87bhp power. The diesel unit has a six-speed manual transmission system while the petrol unit gets a seven-speed automatic gearbox. Safety is enhanced by the presence of the front dual SRS airbags, front and rear side fog lamps, rear side camera with the display unit, ABS with EBD braking system. Toyota Corolla Altis can be brought home at Rs. 13.28-17.95 lakhs.