Toyota has introduced a new SUV Venza. This SUV is basically the left-hand drive version of the recently unveiled Toyota Harrier in Japan. This means that the Toyota Venza uses the Toyota Harrier platform and its design and interior are very similar to the Harrier. The 2021 Toyota Venza has a hybrid powertrain. Let us tell you in detail about this new SUV.
The Toyota Venja has a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder petrol engine with 3 electric motors. The combined power output of this hybrid petrol engine is 219bhp. The engine is equipped with a CVT gearbox. The SUV has three driving modes named NORMAL, ECO and SPORT.
Interior and features
This new SUV from Toyota is equipped with superb comfort and convenience features. It includes a 12.3-inch touchscreen display, 9 JBL speakers, 7-inch MID, digital rear view mirrors, and a 10-inch color head-up display. Apart from these, the Venja SUV gets panoramic glass roof and heated and ventilated front seats.
Many good safety features have been given standard in Venja. It includes a pre-Kalijn system with daytime / low-light vehicle and pedestrian detection, plus daytime bicycle detection, full-speed range dynamic radar cruise control, lane departure alert with steering assist, automatic high beams, lane tracing assist and road sign assist. As features are present.
Launching and price
The Toyota Venza is expected to be launched in the American market later this year or early next year. Its initial price can be kept at 35 thousand dollars, i.e. around 26.50 lakh rupees. It will compete with SUVs like the Ford Edge, Honda Passport and Hyundai Santa Fe. Toyota does not currently have any plans to launch this SUV in India. Toyota is preparing to bring a new Maruti Brezza based Urban Cruiser to the Indian market. It can be launched in August. The Urban Cruiser SUV will come under the partnership of Toyota and Suzuki.