The Toyota Glanza has done very well in India and has sold over 2,322 units in Aug 2019. Now, Toyota has planned to introduce new variant for the Glanza. Here’s what you need to know.
Contents of this post-
- Toyota Glanza Overview
- When will the new variant of the Glanza would launch?
- Why is Toyota introducing a new variant for the Glanza?
- Features of the upcoming variant of the Toyota Glanza
- New Toyota Glanza Engine
- What differentiates the Toyota Glanza from the Maruti Suzuki Baleno?
- Warranty period of the Toyota Glanza
- Available color options in the New Toyota Glanza-
Toyota Glanza Overview
The Toyota Glanza, has done very well in the Indian markets and has sold a total of 2,322 units in Aug’19, that’s great. The Glanza is the rebadging of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno and the most popular variant of the Glanza is the ‘G’ which offers a mild hybrid system and comes with a manual transmission .
When will the new variant of the Glanza launch?
The new variant of the Toyota Glanza is expected to launch before the festive season. Moreover, this new variant would not carry an SHVS(Smart-Hybrid-Vehicel By Suzuki) system and could lack most of the features.
Why is Toyota introducing a new variant for the Glanza?
The reason why Toyota is introducing a new variant is because they will increase the prices of the ‘G’ trim which comes with the SHVS technology. Moreover, when the Glanza was launched, this trim was offered with an introductory price and now the manufacturers can increase the price.
Features of the upcoming variant of the Toyota Glanza
The Glanza almost includes every feature which are identical to the Suzuki Baleno. Here’s what you will get to see in the new Toyota Glanza-
- 16-inch alloy wheels
- Projector headlight setup
- LED Taillights are some of the similar things on the exteriors.
- 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with connectivity features like Android Auto and apple CarPlay
- Climate control
- Multi-function steering wheel with Toyota badging.
Safety features includes-
- Dual Front Airbags
- ABS with EBD
- ISOFIX mount child seats
- Brake Assist
- Rear parking sensors
- Seat belt reminder
- And high-speed alert system.
Of course, the badging on the front and rear profile and on the steering wheel is another cool thing.
New Toyota Glanza Engine
The new variant of the Toyota Glanza will come with a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated petrol unit which develops 83 bhp and 114 Nm of peak torque. It will most likely to carry the same 5-speed manual transmission.
What differentiates the Toyota Glanza from the Maruti Suzuki Baleno?
The Toyota Glanza differentiates itself from the Maruti Baleno in the warranty period.
Warranty period of the Toyota Glanza
The Glanza is offered with a regular 3 year or 1,00,000 km warranty and one can choose an extended 5 year/2,20,000 km warranty.
Available color options in the New Toyota Glanza-
- Cafe White
- Sportin Red
- Insta Blue
- Gaming Grey
- and Enticing Silver.
The Glanza also competes against the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Hyundai Elite i20,Honda Jazz and the Tata Altroz. What do you think of the Glanza? Will you pick one up over the Baleno? Comment down below.