The Avanza Price Toyota is a small MPV. It is aimed by Toyota primarily at Asian markets. It is sold in Asian countries like Indonesia, Philippines, and Malaysia. The Avanza underwent some minor changes in 2006. The new model is equipped with a 1.5 liter, DOHC VVT-i gasoline engine.
With VVT-i providing continuously variable valve timing, the compact engine offers performance that is similar to conventional engines in the 1.5 liter class. It has ample torque, and can effortlessly accelerate to high speeds. Maximum power output is 65 kW @6000 rpm, while maximum torque is 120 Nm @ 3200 rpm. Customers have a choice of 5-speed manual and 4-speed automatic transmissions.
It is obvious that the designers did a lot of research of Asian conditions, and found that
apart from rough road conditions, there is also flooding along roads. To make sure that Avanza owners have no problems in such conditions, the ground clearance is a generous 180 mm. The rest of the chassis is conventional with a disc/drum brake combination.
The cabin is very spacious, with three rows of seats. It can accommodate up to seven passengers easily. The second and third row can be folded flat for more cargo space. The instrument panel has a sporty look.
The Avanza is an easy-to handle car. Though it’s a low-priced vehicle, Toyota has not compromised in areas that are visible to customers. If you do not want any fancy extras, the Avanza is a great choice for you. The 1.5 liter automatic model is available for RM 76,490 in Malaysia.