The company has recently unveiled a new model 2019 Toyota Rush at Indonesia and the SUV will also be introduced in certain Asian nations shortly. It is going to lock horns with rivals like Honda BR-V. Japanese carmaker Toyota is in a hurry to make its presence felt in the compact SUV and crossover segment in a variety of niches – as is apparent from its newest efforts.
Toyota claims the new Rush is a tough and dynamic vehicle that combines SUV styling with the functionality of an MPV. It’s also marketed as Daihatsu Terios in certain niches. On first look, you will find some design cues taken in the Fortuner SUV.
The grille resembles what you see in stablemate Innova with 4 chrome slats. The upswept headlights and Led DRL bunch resemble an older version of Honda CR-V. The round fog lamps sit in the front bumper. The TRD Sportivo trim gets double tone metal wheels, roof rails and tailgate-mounted spoiler with a few black side body claddings. The car is going to be offered in a few exciting exterior colors. It is built on a ladder frame chassis instead of a monocoque chassis.
Toyota Rush Interior and Design
The cabin of 2019 Toyota Rush looks sporty and stylish. The double tone dashboard oozes suave appeal. TRD Sportivo trimming gets automatic climate control. There’s a 7.0-inch touchscreen display and it functions as a parking camera. The center console includes piano black finish with a silver trim around it. The 2018 Hurry gets decent security features and a few amenities are also offered by Toyota.
The car will get 6 airbags. It also gets stability control, ABS with EBD, hill start assist. Additionally, it has engine stop/start feature embedded. Both trims have the touchscreen installation however the TRD Sportivo version is laden with automatic climate control. The base trim gets manual ac. Top trim also gets a sound system with 8 speakers. There is smartphone connectivity provided through technology such as Miracast and Weblink.
2019 Toyota Rush Engine
The 2019 Toyota Rush was anticipated to come with a Dual VVT-i engine however the Spartan version has a four-cylinder 1.5-litre petrol engine. It makes an outcome of 105 HP. Transmission options include a 5-speed manual gearbox and another torque converter 4-speed automatic device. It’s thought in some markets the Hurry is going to probably be issued using a diesel motor. On the other hand, the company has not confirmed it. Read also: 2019 Toyota Sequoia
Price and Release Date
It is not known when the 2018 Hurry SUV is going to be unveiled in other markets apart from Indonesia. Pricing will be revealed in January 2019 and the sale will begin soon.