Toyota Urban Cruiser bookings to start on August 22: Here are all the details you should know

The Toyota Urban Cruiser will challenge Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue and Kia Sonet. It will also take on Ford EcoSport, Mahindra XUV300 and Tata Nexon.

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Toyota Urban Cruiser
Since the Toyota Urban Cruiser is based on the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, you will notice a profound similarity between the silhouette of the two compact SUVs.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Toyota Urban Cruiser is based on the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza.
  • The Toyota Urban Cruiser launch in India will take place during the upcoming festive season.
  • The Toyota Urban Cruiser price in India might start from Rs 8 lakh (ex-showroom).

Toyota Kirloskar Motor will open the Urban Cruiser bookings in India on August 22. The customers can book the upcoming compact SUV by visiting a Toyota dealership or through the automaker's official website. The Toyota Urban Cruiser booking amount has been set at Rs 11,000.

We have already reported that the Toyota Urban Cruiser is based on the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. Just like the Glanza, which is basically a rebadged Baleno, the Urban Cruiser is borne out of the pact signed between Toyota Motor Corporation and Suzuki Motor Corporation in March 2018 for supplying vehicles to each other for the Indian market.

Toyota Urban Cruiser Launch

The Toyota Urban Cruiser launch in India will take place during the upcoming festive season.

Toyota Urban Cruiser Price

The Toyota Urban Cruiser price in India might start from Rs 8 lakh (ex-showroom). We are expecting the top-of-the-line trim to have a price tag of around Rs 12 lakh (ex-showroom).

Toyota Urban Cruiser Rivals

The Toyota Urban Cruiser will challenge Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue and Kia Sonet. It will also take on Ford EcoSport, Mahindra XUV300 and Tata Nexon.

Toyota Urban Cruiser Features

Since the Urban Cruiser is based on the Vitara Brezza, you will notice a profound similarity between the silhouette of the two compact SUVs. The Urban Cruiser sports a new two-slat wedge-cut dynamic grille with chrome elements. However, the dual-chamber LED projector headlamps with LED DRLs have been borrowed from the Vitara Brezza. The fog lamps are LED units. There is also a fresh trapezoidal fog lamp cluster. It seems that Toyota has tweaked the front bumper of the compact SUV to add a freshness to the overall design. The Urban Cruiser gets the same set of 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels that we see in the Vitara Brezza. You might see changes at the rear as well. The Toyota Urban Cruiser will have a plethora of paint options in dual-tone, including a new brown colour.

The Urban Cruiser gets dual-tone Dark Brown interiors. Its cabin boasts of features like engine push start/stop button, electrochromic IRVM, automatic AC and multifunction steering wheel. There is also a Smart Playcast touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay-connectivity and smartphone-based navigation. The compact SUV comes with the cruise control feature as well.

Toyota Urban Cruiser Specifications

The Toyota Urban Cruiser is equipped with the same K-series, 1.5-litre, 4-cylinder petrol engine that powers the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The motor produces 105hp of maximum power and 138Nm of peak torque. The new Urban Cruiser gets manual as well as automatic transmission options. The AT variants feature a lithium-ion battery with an integrated starter generator.

Toyota Urban Cruiser Warranty

The Toyota Urban Cruiser will have a standard warranty of three years and 1 lakh km. The customers will get an option to extend it.