Toyota Etios Liva
ex-showroom price in New Delhi
Toyota Etios Liva Variants
Editorial Test Drive Review of Toyota Etios Liva
The Toyota Etios Liva looks identical to its sedan sibling, the Etios, save for the absence of the boot. The Etios Liva also has a 90mm shorter wheelbase but that’s about it. Look it from the front and you can easily mistake it for its sedan cousin. The Liva, like any other Toyota offering, has high levels of reliability and even panel gaps.
The interiors of both the petrol and diesel versions are the same. Space is another plus point of the Liva and contrary to its small size on the outside, the car is very spacious on the inside. While Toyota has improved the interiors of the car overtime, there is still room for improvement in terms of design and quality of materials used for trim.
On the equipment front, you get a new 2-DIN audio with USB, Aux- In and a remote control for the unit, the driver seats comes with height adjust and combimeter with new blue illumination. Safety wise, the Etios Liva can be availed with dual front airbags and ABS with EBD.
Toyota sells the Liva in both petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol Liva is powered by Toyota’s 3NR-FE engine in a 1.2-litre engine that has been tuned perfectly well for Indian driving conditions. This all new engine generates a decent 80PS of power along with an equally decent 104Nm of torque. The diesel Etios Liva comes with the same D-4D motor as found on the Altis. The maximum power output from this engine in the Liva is 68PS while peak torque stands at 170Nm.
The Liva offers you one of the best combinations of ride and handling in the Indian hatchback segment today. To start with, visibility from the driver’s seat is terrific and the steering light to operate. The Liva, being light and small, is also very flickable in traffic and maneuvering this car is an easy affair. For typical Indian bad roads, which are full of washed away patches, potholes, etc, the Liva will surprise you with the way it rides, although ride cushioning could have been better.
Toyota Etios Liva Interiors
The interiors of the Toyota Etios Liva offer plenty of space and offer a big car feel. That said, Toyota can definitely provide more cushioning to the seats. Quality of plastics and other trim material can be improved too. While top-end variants of the Etios Liva are decently equipped, it could do with some more features.
Toyota Etios Liva Exteriors
The Toyota Etios Liva has a well balanced overall profile. It's long wheelbase gives it great interior cabin space. That said, the design does look a tad dated and more modern lines could make it look more contemporary.
Toyota Etios Liva Engine & Performance
Both the petrol and diesel engine offer adequate performance and efficiency. The engines have linear acceleration and have a well spread power band.
Toyota Etios Liva Mileage and Running Costs
The diesel has an ARAI rated efficiency figure of 23.59 km/l while the petrol has a rated efficiency figure of 17.71 km/l as per ARAI.
Toyota Etios Liva Mileage View full detail
|Toyota Etios Liva Petrol Variants|
|Toyota Etios Liva J||17.71 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva G||17.71 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva V||17.71 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva VX||17.71 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva TRD Sportivo||17.71 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva Diesel Variants|
|Toyota Etios Liva JD||23.59 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva GD||23.59 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva VD||23.59 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva D-4D TRD Sportivo||23.59 kmpl|
|Toyota Etios Liva VXD||23.59 kmpl|
Toyota Etios Liva Handling Braking & Safety
The Toyota Etios Liva has good road manners thanks to positive handling traits. It's predictable road manners make it easy to drive.
Toyota Etios Liva Comfort & Suspension
The Etios Liva has comfotable suspension setup and the ride is good over most surfaces. Sharp bumps do seep through to the cabin though
Toyota Etios Liva Specifications
|Mileage Highway||16.5 kmpl|
|Mileage City||13.5 kmpl|
|Mileage Overall||15 kmpl|
Wheels & Tyres
|Wheel Size||14 inch|
Toyota Etios Liva Features
|Toyota Etios Liva||J||G||V||VX||TRD Sportivo||JD||GD||VD||D-4D TRD Sportivo||VXD|
Toyota Etios Liva Price
The ex showroom price of Toyota Etios Liva ranges from Rs 4.76 Lakh to Rs 6.97 Lakh. Toyota Etios Liva is available in 10 variants. To find the on road price of Toyota Etios Liva you need to click on the check on road price.
Toyota Etios Liva has 5 Petrol variant(s), 5 Diesel variant(s), the cheapest variant is Toyota Etios Liva J which has a Petrol engine, and starts at Rs 4.76 Lakh, the most expensive variant is Toyota Etios Liva VXD which has a Diesel engine and is for Rs 6.97 Lakh .
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