Toyota Glanza G MT will be out on the Indian streets at an attractive price of Rs 6.98 lakhs.
This variant will cost Rs 24,000 less than the Toyota Glanza G Smart Hybrid version.
The Toyota Glanza G MT features a 1.2L K12M petrol engine.
Toyota Glanza is inspired by the Maruti Suzuki Baleno. Launched about four months back, it was available in the Smart Hybrid variant alone with a 1.2L K12N DualJet hybrid powertrain system. Now, Toyota Glanza is introducing its manual option, the Toyota Glanza G MT at Rs 6.98 lakhs, about Rs 24,000 less than the Smart Hybrid version.
Though the Toyota Glanza G MT is cheaper by Rs 24,000, it is less fuel-efficient in comparison to the Smart Hybrid variant. The Smart Hybrid delivers a mileage of 23.87 kmpl as against the 21.01kmpl by the Toyota Glanza G MT.
On the pricing front, the Toyota Glanza G MT is cheaper than the Maruti Suzuki Baleno Zeta variant by Rs 7,000. Toyota Glanza G MT Smart Hybrid costs less than the corresponding Maruti Suzuki Baleno Zeta Smart Hybrid variant by Rs 65,000.
The BSVI-compliant K12M 1.2L petrol engine in the Toyota Glanza G MT delivers the power of 83hp and peak torque of 113Nm. The K12N DualJet engine is comparatively powerful at 90hp with a peak torque of 113Nm. The Toyota Glanza G MT comes with a 5-speed manual and CVT transmission.
The other specifications are the same such as 7-inch touchscreen infotainment with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Bluetooth connectivity. The physical features like dual-tone alloy wheels, push-button start-stop systems are the same.
The Toyota Glanza has experienced a decent demand, with sales figures crossing 11,000 in four months. Apart from lowering the price by Rs 24,000, the Toyota Glanza G MT offers a 3-year 100,000 km warranty as compared to the 2-year 40,000 km warranty by Maruti Suzuki Baleno.
Toyota Suzuki JV has introduced the Toyota Glanza as the first product. Other products to follow are the Vitara Brezza, Ertiga, and the Ciaz. The development of the hybrid and electric models, along with a new C-segment MPV is going on as part of the JV.