Toyota’s Latest Corolla, Rav4 and HIACE Hits the Streets

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 |


Colombo, Thursday 10th October 2019: Toyota Lanka (Pvt) Ltd, the sole authorized dealer for Toyota vehicles and spare parts in Sri Lanka today launched the newest version of its signature Toyota Corolla, Rav4 SUV and the HIACE Van. The launch was held at the Toyota Plaza in Wattala under the patronage of Toyota Lanka’s Managing Director Shungo Yoshioka and Director/Chief Operating Officer Manohara Athukorale. Toyota’s long-standing clientele, partners and members of the media were also present.

Speaking at the launch Toyota Lanka’s Managing Director Shungo Yoshioka said, “Toyota Lanka has for many years been the trusted brand of vehicles for all walks of life in Sri Lanka. In particular, the Toyota Corolla, the RAV4 SUV and the HIACE brands have established themselves among the respective groups as the go-to name for their transport needs. The brand new versions of these vehicles come with enhancements that are best in their class, and are yet affordable and reliable. The unmatched Toyota warranty and after-sales service that we offer also means that customers get a great product and exceptional service to follow”.

“Regardless of the rising competition, and constantly changing nature of the Automobile Industry, Toyota Lanka has been growing steadily over the past years, and the launch of these new ranges of our trusted brands will definitely boost our sales numbers as well. If you take a look at our current customer base many have used brands like the HIACE and Corolla for generations, and we look forward to carrying on that tradition” said Manohara Athukorala – Director / Chief Operating Officer of Toyota Lanka.

The all-new RAV4 SUV which comes with a 2L petrol and 2.5L hybrid engine has been dubbed one of the most versatile crossover SUVs in the world. Power-packed with an electric sunroof, energy-efficient lighting systems, 6-speaker radio and multimedia sound system, 18” alloys, multi-information displays, power shutters and power doors to name a few the all-new Rav4 has been engineered for versatility. With a distinct exterior design that is both stylish and hardy, and an interior that spells luxury, the Rav4 has captured markets around the world also for its ruggedness in performance on any terrain.

The Toyota Corolla has for generations captured the hearts of vehicle enthusiasts around the world and is still one of the best-selling vehicles with over 48 million units running worldwide. The latest version with its 1600cc engine, is also fully equipped with sound systems, 16” alloy wheels, LED headlamps, fog lamps and cruise control for safe and secure driving. The sedan which is the ideal car for families and young executives looking to mix style with comfort.

As tourism booms in Sri Lanka, Toyota also introduces the perfect vehicle for long-distance travel and even transport solutions within the city. The 2019 version of the much-loved HIACE van has a 2,800cc diesel engine typically built for endurance. The 15 or 16-seater interior is designed for optimum comfort levels with superior leg space and luggage space as well. A rugged exterior look and feel also makes this version of the HIACE quite the commanding presence on the road.

The latest versions of the vehicles will be on display at Toyota Plaza, Wattala. For more information please call 0777 93 93 93.