Toyota plans to create a SUV that will compete with Nissan Qashqai

August 24, 2015 at 22:23

The mass media is full of rumors about the new model of Toyota. According to the information, Toyota Company is going to present the concept based at the C-HR style at the Auto Show in March. The manufacturers promise to launch the crossover after its debut. The future SUV supposes to get the form of the coupe, wide wheel arches and original optics with a picture of the LEDs. The crossover may be called Auris Cross. The model will take a position below RAV4.

The new Toyota concept named Auris Cross photo

The new Toyota concept named Auris Cross photo

The core of a compact model will be based on a modular chassis TNGA, allowing easy change settings and functionality of the driver’s purposes. This platform is an analogue of the chassis MQB, manufactured by Volkswagen. The main advantage of TNGA is the ability to provide an enormous interior space of the cabin despite a small length of the car. The Toyota brand also guarantees the improve quality of finishing materials and the functionality of the interior.

The back view of Toyota concept car picture

The back view of Toyota concept car picture

There is no any data about power units, but it is likely that the new car is one of the first who will get the improved engines Skyactiv, developed by Toyota in cooperation with Mazda. It is also possible that there will be a modification and a hybrid setup that can overcome almost 800 km without charging.

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