Surprise! 2020 Toyota Yaris Facelift is Here – New Face, New Features, From RM71k
There will be three variants, with estimated prices as mentioned below:
- Toyota Yaris 1.5 J – RM71,688
- Toyota Yaris 1.5 E – RM80,591
- Toyota Yaris 1.5 G – RM85,587
The Yaris now comes with an entirely re-profiled front end to give it a more aggressive look, featuring a new front bumper design which comes fitted with a front aerokit, a new front grille, triple bezel fully LED Headlights, and repositioned Fog Lights on more pronounced and carved front bumper.
In addition, the triple bezel headlights are also equipped with follow-me-home function for both safety and convenience, and will be available across the range.
The Yaris was launched as CKD model back in April 2019, has been consistently No. 1 in Non-National hatchback segment until today. With the further enhancement of the design and features, UMW Toyota is confident that it will maintain its market leadership in this segment.
Safety wise, the Yaris will continue to be infused with Toyota Safety Sense (TSS) features. The revised model comes equipped with a host of additional advanced safety features and now includes a pre-collision system (PCS).
The system works from 15km/h able to alert the driver once it detects vehicle within the colliding distance and further assist to reduce the vehicle speed as additional support to the driver.
A lane departure alert (LDA) helps avoiding unintended lane change through visual alert in Multi-Info Display and beeping sound to the driver.
This system works at the vehicle speed of 50km/h and above and can be turned off if the driver wishes to and a 3D 360-degree panoramic view monitor giving the driver a surround and unobstructed front, rear, top, sides and three dimensional virtual views of the vehicle.
These features complement safety systems already built-into the Yaris that includes Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Traction Control (TRC), Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC), Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA), and Front as well as Rear Digital Video Recorders (DVRs).
Connectivity and infotainment in the revised Yaris is topped with a 7-inch Android Auto-Ready & Apple CarPlay (AACP). Vehicle Telematics System is now made as a standard feature for Yaris (G&E variants) as part of the company’s direction in expanding the Connectivity under the 360-T Plus brand experience.
Platinum White Pearl will be a new colour offered for the Yaris. Customers however, can continue to have the choice of Red Mica Metallic and Silver Metallic. Available for bookings at all authorized Toyota showrooms nationwide from today, the revised Yaris is backed by a comprehensive 5-year warranty with unlimited mileage.
Prices will be announced soon and customers will continue to benefit from the current waived sales tax for new and locally-assembled vehicles.
Customers also will be able to perform online booking of this new model in UMW Toyota official website.