There’s a new kid on the block in Pakistan, and it’s the Toyota Aqua. The Aqua is a big Hatchback that is bigger than the Vitz. It has been selling like hotcakes since its import in Pakistan, as Pakistani car buyers seem to be clamoring for something new in the market. So what’s all the fuss about? Let’s take a look at some of the variants and prices of this new car. Toyota Aqua price in Pakistan depends on different things.
Toyota Aqua History:
The Toyota Aqua was first introduced in Japan in late December 2011. It is a five-door hatchback that is based on the second-generation Prius c platform, and it shares its powertrain with the Toyota Prius c. The Aqua was designed at Toyota’s ED2 design studio in Nice, France.
The name “Aqua” comes from the Latin word for water, and it was chosen to reflect the car’s environmental focus. The Aqua is Toyota’s first mass-produced vehicle with a petrol engine and electric motor that delivers a fuel economy of 35 kilometers per liter under Japan’s JC08 test cycle. It is known for its very high fuel average.
Toyota Aqua features
The Toyota Aqua is a hatchback, and it has a five-door layout. The car has a length of 3,995 mm, a width of 1,695 mm, and a height of 1,540 mm. It has a curb weight of 1,180 kg.
Toyota aqua is a hybrid car with a 1.5-liter petrol engine and an electric motor. The petrol engine is capable of generating 73 horsepower and 111 Nm of torque. The electric motor, on the other hand, generates 60 horsepower and142 Nm of torque. The car has a combined output of 99 horsepower.
From front to back, the Toyota Aqua has a beautiful and modern design. The front of the car features projector headlamps with LED daytime running lights, and a chrome-accented grille. The sides of the car are simple and clean, with body-colored door handles and mirrors. The rear of the car features LED taillights and a rear spoiler.
Interior design and technology
The interior of the Toyota Aqua is spacious and comfortable. The car comes with power windows, power door locks, keyless entry, cruise control, and an 8-inch touch screen infotainment system with Bluetooth connectivity.
One drawback of having an aqua is that the leg space for the passenger in the rear seat is very small.
The Toyota Aqua comes with a continuously variable transmission (CVT).
Toyota Aqua Fuel Economy:
The Toyota Aqua has a fuel economy of 35 kilometers per liter under the Japanese JC08 test cycle. This makes it one of the most fuel-efficient cars on the market.
The Aqua comes with driver and passenger airbags, ABS with EBD, Brake Assist, Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control, and a rear-view camera.
Toyota Aqua Price in Pakistan:
The Toyota Aqua is available in three variants: G, L, and S. The G variant is the base model and it is priced at PKR 2.69 million. The L variant is the mid-range model and it is priced at PKR 2.89 million. The S variant is the top-of-the-line model and it is priced at PKR 3.19 million.
All in all, the Toyota Aqua is a great car that offers a lot.
The Toyota Aqua is available in seven different colors: Pearl White, Brilliant Sporty Blue Mica, Deep Titanium Metallic, Attitude Black Mica, Misty Aqua Mica, Emotional Red 2, and Alumina Jade Metallic.
Good for environment
As it is a hybrid car, so it is very fuel-efficient. Less fuel = more environment-friendly. Its environmental credentials are further bolstered by the fact that it comes with a start-stop system that turns off the engine when the car is idling and a regenerative braking system that charges the battery when the vehicle is braking. These features help to reduce emissions and improve fuel economy.