Toyota HIACE MPV launched in the Indian market. It is currently offered in one variant and, it is imported through the CBU route.

  • Toyota HIACE priced at Rs 55 lakh ex-showroom
  • It is the 2004 generation model of HIVAC
  • HIACE MPV powered with a 2.8 Litre Turbo oil-burner
  • HIACE MPV new generation launched on 2019 in global markets

Toyota Kirloskar Motor has finally introduced yet another MPV in the Indian market. It is named HIACE which will be available in a single variant and in two colors, white and silver. The vehicle has been brought through the CBU route in our market. Although, this is not the latest generation model being offered. It is an old generation model which was on sale in international markets long before 2004, new generation variant has been launched in global markets as well. The initial batch of HIVAC consists only of 50 units, which have been landed in our country. The vehicle only available in GL trim, and two body colors.

Toyota HIACE MPV Launched in india
HIACE classic front view

Although, the cabin room is quite spacious and lots of storage spaces are available for passengers all-round the vehicle interior. The Seating space also quite good and adequate on all rows, and the vehicle feels more practical and useful. The equipment offered with HIACE includes a 2-DIN audio system that supports CD, AUX, and USB, power windows, sliding doors, power steering, rear defogger, semi-reclining seats, halogen headlamps, and a dashboard-mounted gear selection. As for safety features is equipped with, ABS with EBD, Dual frontal Airbags, and a crumple zone for crash protection.         

HIACE MPV comes powered with the same engine as the new Toyota Fortuner, but little low tune motor. The 2.8 liters inline 4-cylinder turbo diesel engine, belts out 151 PS of maximum power and 300 Nm of peak torque. It is only offered with a 6-speed automatic transmission gearbox system. The HIACE MPV is available in 14 seating configuration options, Driver, co-Driver, and 12 passengers. Last row seats are foldable enable more boot space or luggage space in the vehicle. As for the Interior and exterior looks goes it is quite simple and classic.   

Toyota HIACE MPV Launched in india
HIACE MPV Side view

HIACE MPV sixth-generation model was launched in 2019, in global markets, like Australia, Mexico, Thailand, Indonesia, and the Philippines. The vehicle offered with 2 powertrains, 2.8 liter Diesel, and a 3.5-liter petrol engine. The transmission being offered are a 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic gearbox system. Hope it will launch in our market soon in the future.

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