Toyota Kirloskar Motors has brought in a limited edition Etios Liva to mark the first anniversary of the hatch’s arrival into the Indian market. Dubbed the Toyota Etios Liva Sportivo, the vehicle’s availability is limited to 1200 units with bookings and deliveries commencing today. The limited edition petrol version is priced at Rs. 5.23 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), while the diesel will cost Rs. 6.32 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Performance wise, the special edition Toyota Etios Liva ranks exactly the same as the normal variant with no changes to the engine. Limited Edition features have however been introduced in the Liva Sportivo inorder to keep the vehicle a class apart from the standard one. The Liva TRD Sportivo gets aerodynamic front bumper and rear bumper along with side skirt in two-tone sport colours. There are also new 15” inch alloy wheels and ample TRD badging on both interiors and exteriors to make the car look exclusive. The limited edition Liva will be available in two colours – White and Ultramarine Blue.
Speaking on the occasion of the launch Mr. Hiroshi Nakagawa, Managing Director, TKM, said “We are glad to introduce Liva TRD Sportivo Limited Edition, on the occasion of the first anniversary of Etios Liva. Etios and Etios Liva have been doing well and our vision, to see growing number of Toyota happy customers and Toyota families, is beginning to materialize. We will soon begin the domestic production of engine and transmission in the third quarter of 2012 and early 2013 respectively, at our facility in Toyota Kirloskar Auto Parts. We also exported the first batch of Etios series to South Africa in April this year. We thank our customers for their appreciation of Etios and Etios Liva and look forward to their feedback to continuously improve upon the product.”
Toyota Etios Liva TRD Limited Edition features
- TRD (Toyota Racing Development) Designed Sporty Package – Front Bumper Spoiler, Side Skirt, Two-Tone Rear Bumper Spoiler and Two-Tone roof spoiler.
- Smoked Alloy Wheels – 15”Alloy Wheels with gun metal finish.
- Roof Ornament and Body Side Graphics
- Limited Edition Branding – Chrome badge on the boot lid
- New Seat Fabric with TRD Sportivo logo and Silver Shift Knob