Toyota Rush TRD Sportivo, the top-end variant of the 5/7-seater SUV, was recently showcased at the 2019 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show. Painted in Metallic Grey shade, the model looks quite rugged featuring bold front grille and bumper, fog lamp with black housing, black alloys and roof rails. Read – Toyota Fortuner TRD Sportivo Launching Soon
Rumours are in the air that Toyota Rush might also make its way to India. However, there is no official word about it. And especially after Suzuki-Toyota partnership, we see no logic of Rush coming to India as there are already several re-badged cars in the pipeline.
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In Malaysia, the Toyota Rush is offered with a 1.5L, 4-cylinder Dual VVT-i petrol engine paired to a 4-speed automatic transmission. This motor generates a top power of 103bhp at 6000rpm and 136Nm of torque at 4200rpm. The SUV uses MacPherson Strut up front and multi-link rear suspension for performing damping duties. Read – Toyota Vellfire India Launch Details Out
The Toyota Rush achieved 5-star rating at the 2018 ASEAN NCAP crash test in both adult and child occupant categories. It’s list of safety features includes 6 SRS airbags, pre-collision system, blind spot monitor and rear cross traffic alert, panoramic view moniter, hill-start assist control (HAC), front and rear parking sensors, vehicle stability control (VSC), traction control (TRC) and digital video recorder. Read – Toyota Preparing All-New SUV To Challenge Jeep Renegade
The SUV comes in a choice of 5 body colours – White, Blue Metallic, Silver Metallic, Dark Grey Metallic and Dark Green Metallic. The Malaysia-spec Rush comes in two trims – S and G – priced at RM97,000 and Rs 93,000 respectively.
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