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  • ASEAN's Toyota Yaris Cross debuts; DNGA platform,  hybrid available - HR-V rival also previews Perodua D66B

    This here is the all-new 2023 Toyota Yaris Cross for our region, having just been unveiled in Indonesia. The small SUV also could preview the upcoming Perodua D66B for Malaysia. Locally-assembled in the country as well, here's the variant breakdown and prices: Yaris Cross Hybrid GR Sport: IDR 460m (~RM 140k) Yaris Cross Non Hybrid GR Sport: IDR 450m (~RM 137k) Yaris Cross S CVT: IDR 416m (~RM 126k) Yaris Cross S Manual: IDR 405m (~RM 123k) Yaris Cross G CVT: IDR 363m (~RM 110k) Yaris Cross G Man


    May 15, 2023

  • Replacing Rush, DNGA-based Toyota Yaris Cross 7-seater to enter production in Indonesia in June 2023

    As reported a few times, the upcoming Indonesia-bound 2023 Toyota Yaris Cross will be different to the existing model sold in developed markets like Europe, Japan, Australia, and Singapore. It also seems that the Indo-spec Yaris Cross is getting ready to start production by the first half of the year. Based on a scoop obtained by OtoDriver, the DNGA-based Yaris Cross is said to start production in June 2023. Furthermore, the source also informed the Indonesian automotive publication that the upc

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    Mar 28, 2023

  • ASEAN version of the DNGA-based Toyota Yaris Cross to debut in July 2023

    The Toyota Yaris Cross will be entering the ASEAN region soon, as a scoop from Thailand’s headlightmag revealed. While the Yaris Cross name is identical to the already-on-sale, TNGA-B-based model that’s offered in Singapore, Japan, and Europe, this upcoming Yaris Cross will be different. Instead of the pricey TNGA-B platform, the ASEAN Yaris Cross will be underpinned by the DNGA platform, similar to the D92A / AC100 Toyota Vios, Perodua Ativa, Perodua Alza, and soon-to-be launched D74A Perodua A


    Feb 9, 2023

  • Indonesia to get 4 more Toyota hybrid models, including 2024 Veloz hybrid

    Following the launch of the Toyota Innova Zenix Hybrid in Indonesia, Toyota will be introducing more electrified (HEV) models in the Archipelago in the near future. According to OtoDriver, sources close to the matter told the Indonesian publication that there are more hybrid models planned for Indonesia. That being said, Toyota’s hybrid line-up in Indonesia won’t be expanded next year, but from 2024 instead. “Everything will start with the Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid which will be launched in Janu


    Nov 30, 2022

  • Scoop: Toyota Rush to be replaced by 7-seater DNGA Yaris Cross, arriving as early as Oct 2023

    Toyota is seeking to replace the popular but ageing Toyota Rush with an extended version of the Toyota Yaris Cross but there is a huge probability that it would be different from the SUV that is currently available in Japan, Europe, Singapore, and Australia. Though the rendering in the cover photo envisions what a 7-seater Yaris Cross could look like, sources told Indonesian automotive publication, OtoDriver, that the elongated Yaris Cross is currently undergoing testing in the archipelago and i

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    Oct 11, 2022

  • Bye Toyota Rush, hello Yaris Cross for ASEAN? Could happen as early as 2023

    The Toyota Yaris Cross could be coming to the greater ASEAN market as soon as next year, but it will be different from the model of the same name that's currently sold in Japan and certain markets, plus it's likely to replace the Toyota Rush. Sources close to Indonesian media says that the Rush (twin to the Daihatsu Terios, and Perodua Aruz in Malaysia) could be discontinued in 2023, while the Terios will soldier on with its rear-wheel drive format. Also read: Review: Perodua Aruz 1.5 AV, is it


    Oct 3, 2022

  • DNGA-based Toyota Yaris Cross rumoured for Indonesia, replacing Toyota Rush?

    As cool as the Toyota Yaris Cross is in looks, unfortunately, the SUV that’s built on the TNGA-B platform is unlikely to make it into most markets in Southeast Asia including Malaysia. But don’t lose hope just yet because according to some sources, the name might be applied to an entirely different model that seems to be unique for the region. An unnamed source told Indonesia’s OtoDriver that the Yaris Cross name could be introduced in the country and it would be completely different from the on

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    Sep 9, 2022

  • Lexus to launch new entry model, Yaris Cross-based 2023 Lexus LBX to succeed CT 200h

    The decade-old Lexus CT 200h has long been discontinued in Malaysia but it’s still on sale in Japan. The hybrid-only Toyota Prius-based entry model Lexus is expected to be discontinued by the end of this year, which begs the next question – what will replace it? According to Japanese publication Mag-X, the Lexus CT 200h will not have a direct successor, but its role as an entry point into the Lexus family will be replaced by a new, Toyota Yaris Cross-based SUV. Said model is rumoured to wear the


    May 5, 2022

  • Rumoured Perodua B-segment SUV to be sold as a Toyota model in Indonesia

    Rumour has it that Perodua will be launching a B-segment SUV in 2023 to rival the Proton X50. Our friends at funtasticko reported that the rumoured model will be sold as a Toyota in Indonesia. As is the nature of rumours, details are entirely speculative. The new Perodua B-segment SUV is said to be based on the Daihatsu New Global Architecture (DNGA) in the variation of DNGA-B, which also underpins the 2022 Daihatsu Xenia and 2022 Toyota Avanza/Veloz. It is also said to be larger than the Perodu


    Mar 18, 2022

  • Toyota Yaris Cross design patent registered in Indonesia but is it Indo bound?

    Recently, our colleagues from our sister site, AutoFun Indonesia had discovered design patents for the Toyota Yaris Cross in the country’s Intellectual and Property Database (PDKI). However, though the design has been patented in the archipelago, it doesn’t quite mean that the crossover will enter the Indo market. According to our esteemed Indonesian colleagues, the patent was registered in September 2020 under the Directorate of Copyright and Industrial Design. That directorate is under the pur

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    Sep 6, 2021

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