Toyota Belta sedan to be launched in India by mid-August

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Toyota Belta sedan to be launched in India by mid-August
Toyota Belta sedan to be launched in India by mid-August

20 May 2021: Toyota Belta sedan to be launched in India by mid-August

As a replacement for the Yaris sedan in India, Toyota will launch a new Belta model by the middle of August. It will be based on the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz.

The Belta will have an eye-catching look and an upmarket cabin with a host of new-age features. It shall draw power from a BS6-compliant 1.5-liter, K Series petrol engine.

Here are more details.

Exteriors: The car will have a narrow chromed grille

The Toyota Belta will have a sloping roofline, a muscular bonnet, a sleek chromed grille, a wide air dam, narrow LED headlights with DRLs, and wrap-around LED taillamps.

On the sides, it will be flanked by blacked-out B-pillars, indicator-mounted ORVMs, and designer wheels.

As for the dimensions, the vehicle should have a wheelbase of 2,650mm and a ground clearance of 170mm.

Fact: It will be fueled by a 103hp, 1.5-liter engine

Toyota Belta will be powered by a BS6-compliant 1.5-liter K Series petrol engine, paired with a mild-hybrid system and a 4-speed automatic gearbox. The mill should generate a maximum power of 103.2hp and a peak torque of 138Nm.

Interiors: The vehicle will have five seats and multiple airbags

Toyota Belta is expected to have a spacious 5-seater cabin with auto climate control, rear AC vents, parking sensors, key-less entry, and a power steering wheel with cruise control.

It is likely to pack a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

The safety of the passengers will be ensured by multiple airbags, ABS with EBD, and parking sensors.

Fact: Toyota Belta: Pricing and availability

Details related to the pricing and availability of the Toyota Belta in India will be revealed at the time of launch. However, it is expected to carry a starting price-tag of around Rs. 8.5 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).

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