Toyota Kirloskar Motor, the Indian subsidiary of Toyota has today launched the updated Innova in the country at a starting price of Rs 12.45 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The company has also introduced a new premium grade-Z to the line-up at Rs 15.06 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), which is now the new top-end variant of the car. However, the E and G trims haven't received any changes.
The updated Innova features a large grille with 3 horizontal slats, stylish chrome line fog lamps, sporty side moulding and a chrome back door garnish with reflector, which give it a distinctive and sportier look than before. The car has also received body graphics along with stylish chrome finish muffler cutter, and a sporty rear spoiler.
The car has also gone through some interior changes, which enhances the overall feel of the cabin. The car now gets a stylish wood finished gear knob, a wood panel dashboard and wooden armrest panel.
Speaking on this occasion, Toyota Kirloskar Motor MD & CEO Mr. Hiroshi Nakagawa said, “Toyota is constantly focused on developing our products based on the feedback we receive from our customers. The Innova being one of our flagship brands enjoys a patronage of over 4 lakh happy customers and has many accolades to its credit. The Innova boasts of being the only MPV in India to have won the J.D. Power Asia Pacific Initial Quality Study Award (IQS)&J.D. Power Asia Pacific Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Award (APEAL)'consecutively in a row for the last 6 years, since 2007. We believe with the introduction of the new Innova, the ownership experience of our customers will be further enhanced.
Also speaking on this occasion, Mr. Sandeep Singh, DMD & COO, Toyota Kirloskar Motor said, "The Innova has been an undisputed market leader in its segment and has carved a niche for itself over the years. The Innova being our flagship brand is one of the most successful products that Toyota has to offer to the Indian market.Be it for a family, corporate or the fleet segment, the Innova is sought after by all due to its high standards of dependability and the promise of Toyota's QDR.
New 2013 Toyota Innova prices
Innova 2.5 GX 7 Seater- Rs. 12,45,604
Innova 2.5 GX 8 Seater- Rs. 12,50,366
Innova 2.5 VX 7 Seater- Rs. 14,53,136
Innova 2.5 VX 8 Seater- Rs. 14,57,780
Innova 2.5 Z 7 Seater - Rs. 15,06,718