2018 Toyota Rush MPV Is A Mini Innova/Fortuner Could Be Slotted The Innova To Take On Ertiga and Mobilio
Headline says it all. 2018 Toyota Rush MPV is a big bad answer to the likes of the Honda and Maruti. Hyundai and Renault working on the same
The Japanese automaker Toyota has officially revealed the new 2018 Toyota Rush SUV in the Indonesian Market. The second gen of Rush will be available with a seven-seat option. Toyota hasn’t revealed any info regarding the prices of the SUV but reports suggest that this vehicle will go on sale in Indonesia by January 2018. In terms of styling, the second gen Rush looks more like a crossover than an SUV.
The exterior of the new 2018 Toyota Rush MPV seems to be inspired by the Daihatsu FT concept. This car has an MPV like a silhouette with crossover elements such as body cladding, faux underbody protection, and raised ground clearance. This SUV gets a black grill and LED head and tail lights. Toyota has also revealed the TRD Sportivo variant which has been equipped with TRD kit. This car also features TRD badged skid plates with a dash of red paint, side molding, blackened fog lamp enclosures and TRD Sportivo badging on the rear door. This car has 17-inch dual-tone alloy wheels.
Only the TRD Sportivo will get keyless entry whereas the Rush doesn’t. The 2018 Toyota Rush MPV G version which is the lower spec version is equipped with 16-inch alloy wheels. As far as the interiors is concerned the SUV gets a dual tone color that is black and beige. The dashboard has soft-touch materials and also the car comes with a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Miracast and Web link capabilities. The instrument cluster gets white and blue backlight and a multi-information display which is positioned between the speedometer and the tachometer.
The dimensions of the new 2018 Toyota Rush MPV is 4,435mm in length, 1,695mm in width and 1,705mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,685mm. Under the hood is a 2NR-VE 4 cylinder dual VVT-i petrol engine that gives a power of 104ps and a torque of 136Nm. This engine is paired with 5-speed gearbox that drives the front wheels. This comes as standard. Whereas in the Sportivo variant it comes paired with a 4-speed automatic gearbox.