Toyota Innova Touring Sport comes distinctive than its regular sibling thanks to new styling elements; mechanically remains identical to the standard model
Toyota is preparing to launch an all new variant of the very popular MPV Innova Crysta in India. Christened as the Touring Sport, this variant is ready to be launched on May 4, and it will come with distinctive and sportier styling compared to its regular sibling. A similar version of the MPV is already on sale in Indonesian market and seeing the car’s popularity here, Toyota India has decided to add the Touring Sport variant to its portfolio.
Toyota Innova Crysta already comes with a premium appeal rather than just a mundane people mover. With the new Touring Sport variant introduced, the MPV is about become more attractive. It is expected to be based on the top-end ZX trim. Therefore all the features available in the current top trim model will be offered on this Touring Sport version.
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|Expected Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)||Rs. 22 Lakh|
The Touring Sport variant is expected to be based on the ZX trim of the regular model. The top-end ZX trim of standard model comes priced between Rs. 19.88 and Rs. 21.19 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The Touring Sport model will be priced higher than the regular one and expect it to come with a price tag around Rs. 22 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Innova Touring Sport Exterior & Dimension
|Tyre Size||16 inch|
The Touring Sport variant of the MPV will be available in an exclusive Wine Red exterior colour. In terms of design, it will incorporate Black body cladding on the front bumper and side profile too. The cladding will wear shiny chrome trims enhancing appeal further. The headlamps and front remain identical, but the extensive chrome garnishing is unmistakable.
Innova Touring Sport Ground Clearance At the side profile, the Touring Sport variant gets side skirts giving it a bolder appearance, while the ORVMs and side cladding features chrome embellishment. Moving to the rear fascia, the black cladding with chrome trim is visible but not fully covering the rear bumper. Apart from that, a thick shiny black bar is present joining the taillights. It will run on new-design16-inch black alloy wheels.
|Ground Clearance||174 mm|
The Toyota Innova Touring Sport comes with a generous ground clearance of 174 mm.
Innova Touring Sport Interior
Inside the cabin too, changes have been made to make it different than the regular model. The Toyota Innova Touring Sport will be sold exclusively in six-seater option and the captain seats will come wrapped in premium black leather. Expect the upholstery and floor mat to get some exclusive sporty touch too.
|Engine Displacement||2.4L GD|
|Max. Power||150 PS|
|Peak Torque||343 NM|
|Top Speed||180 KM|
It is not clear if the Toyota Innova Touring Sport will be offered with a single engine or a range of engine options will be available. Power source for the regular model includes a 2.7-litre petrol engine, a 2.4-litre GD diesel engine and a larger and more powerful 2.8-litre GD diesel engine as well.
Transmission options for the MPV include a 5-speed manual gearbox, a 6-speed manual gearbox and a 6-speed automatic unit as well. However, the engine, power output and torque output along with fuel efficiency and top speed of the Toyota Innova Touring Sport is expected to remain unchanged.