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Toyota Innova Hycross to be revealed in November | Autocar India

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Innova Hycross will probably be an all-new MPV; will probably be offered alongside Innova Crysta.

Toyota will take the wraps off the much-awaited Innova Hycross someday in November 2022, simply after Diwali, as we have reported earlier than. Sources inform us that this all-new MPV will almost certainly go on sale by January 2023 and will probably be offered alongside the Innova Crysta

  • Innova Hycross’s value announcement probably in January
  • Will include petrol-mild hybrid powertrain

The Innova Hycross will probably be Toyota’s second massive unveiling for India this 12 months, following the launch of the City Cruiser Hyryder SUV someday subsequent month. The Innova Hycross will probably be a world mannequin to be offered in markets like Indonesia, and can almost certainly be referred to as the “Innova Zenix” abroad.

Toyota Innova Hycross: new platform and powertrain  

The brand new Innova Hycross would be the first Innova to ditch the ladder-frame structure for a a lot lighter and superior monocoque set-up. It’ll additionally characteristic front-wheel drive set-up as an alternative of rear-wheel drive that’s seen in Innova Crysta and the model earlier than that. The Innova Hycross will probably be underpinned by Toyota’s modular TNGA-C platform that additionally kinds base for the current-gen Corolla.  

So far as styling goes, take a look at mules of the brand new Innova Hycross seen thus far have revealed typical MPV styling and recent design particulars like on newer Toyota fashions such because the Corolla Cross SUV seen abroad. 

The brand new Innova will probably be round 4.7 metres lengthy and can have a 2,850mm wheelbase, which is barely longer than the Innova Crysta. It’ll proceed to characteristic a number of seating format and a spacious cabin which has been a key promoting level for the MPV.  

Toyota Innova Hycross: solely petrol-hybrid, no diesel on provide

As we have reported earlier than, the Toyota Innova Hycross will ditch the diesel engine and can come solely with a petrol-hybrid configuration, just like the Toyota Hyryder. However the engine that can see obligation on the Innova Hycross will probably be an even bigger 2.0-litre unit as an alternative of the 1.5-litre engine seen on the Hyryder.  Each fashions will characteristic a closely localised model of the brand new Toyota Hybrid system which is able to assist maintain prices in test. 

Count on extra particulars on the brand new Innova Hycross to trickle down nearer to its international debut.

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