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What happened at the Nurburgring 24h before the Toyota Corolla Altis won the race? Watch this!

As you know, the Toyota Corolla Altis created history by winning the 2020 ADAC 24 Hours of Nurburgring’s SP3 class recently. Now, watch how the Toyota Gazoo Racing Motorsport Thailand (TGRMT) team won the race in this special YouTube video! Did you know that the race was red-flagged halfway through due to heavy downpour? The video even documented what were the biggest obstacles the team faced during the race and even the precautions the team members had to do to protect themselves from the coron


Oct 7, 2020

Someone in Japan modified a Toyota Alphard to look like a Rolls Royce!

When we say “modified”, thoughts like changing the front bumper or adding a rear spoiler would come to mind. And then, occasionally, you will come across modifications that transform a car to look like something else like this Toyota Alphard with a Rolls Royce face. This Toyota Cullinan/ Rolls Royce Alphard (depending on how you look at it), appeared at the famous Daikoku parking lot – Fast and Furious fans would know this place – to deceive the eye of all visitors. Though no changes were made t


Dec 16, 2020

Daihatsu Altis: Kembar Toyota Camry yang lebih mahal?

Syarikat Daihatsu dan Toyota sering berkongsi model sejak dahulu lagi. Rakyat Malaysia mungkin perasan kerjasama ini melalui pemilik Perodua Myvi yang sering menukar jelmaannya ke Toyota Passo ataupun Daihatsu Boon. Tetapi tahukah anda bahawa Daihatsu di Jepun turut menjenamakan semula Toyota Camry? Daihatsu Altis pertama Dengan nama seperti Toyota Corolla Altis, kembar kepada Toyota Camry ini telah wujud sejak tahun 2000 lagi. Dengan pembaharuan pada Toyota Camry di Jepun baru-baru ini, Daihats


Feb 15, 2021

Review: All-new 2019 Toyota Corolla Altis is here to battle the Civic

Toyota Corolla Altis | Gallery The Corolla is Toyota's most storied nameplate. So steeped is its heritage that by the late ‘90s, the Corolla name had become too successful for its own good. The name had become a drag because younger buyers associated the name too much with their father's car. Thus explains the introduction of the "Altis" suffix. Irrespective of what it's called, the Corolla (Altis) has always stood for quality, dependability, and reliability. Toyota folks like to call it QDR. Ra


Oct 11, 2019

Over 10k summons issued for modified exhaust in 7 days

The Traffic Investigation and Enforcement Department (JSPT) has issued a total of 10,166 summons on vehicles with modified exhausts in just 7 days. The Modified Exhaust (Noise) Special Operation is currently being carried out nationwide starting from 1-March to crack down on illegal exhaust modification. Harian Metro reports that during the operation, 26,239 vehicles were investigated across the country. The number involves 12,709 motorcycles, 8,678 cars, and 4,852 other types of vehicles. Out o


Mar 9, 2021

Potong stim: Toyota Corolla Altis selesa tetapi tidak praktikal!

Toyota Corolla Altis Toyota Corolla Altis antara sebuah nama yang dikenali di Malaysia, tapi tanggapannya bergantung kepada generasi mana yang anda kenali. Pada para pembaca kita yang lebih berumur, pasti anda ingat model generasi AE101 dan KE70. Mereka akan memberitahu anda kenapa Toyota Corolla jauh lebih baik dari Honda Civic. Mana yang mula bekerja pada awal tahun 2000 pula akan ingat model ZZE120 yang terkenal dengan slogan ‘Break Into Style’. Sebelum Honda Civic FD, model ini satu ketika d

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Jun 30, 2020

Ringkasan: Toyota Corolla Altis 2020, pilihan untuk mereka yang matang!

Toyota Corolla Altis Tahukah anda, tanda nama Corolla merupakan tanda nama terlaris di dunia dengan angka jualan sebanyak 44 juta unit (masih bertambah) sepanjang 12 generasi? Namun di Malaysia, seperti biasa, tanda nama Corolla tidak mampu mencapai potensi sebenarnya akibat daripada struktur cukai yang melonjakkan harganya. Apatah lagi, dengan harga mencecah RM 140,000, anda mempunyai pilihan kereta terpakai BMW 3 Series generasi F30 dan Mercedes-Benz E-Class W212. Jadi jika anda peminat kejuru


Jun 29, 2020

The Daihatsu Altis is a more expensive rebadged Toyota Camry

Daihatsu and Toyota have always shared models with each other for years. Malaysians would even recognise this seeing how many first-gen Perodua Myvis being rebadged as a Toyota Passo or a Daihatsu Boon. But did you know Daihatsu also sells a rebadged Toyota Camry in Japan? The first Daihatsu Altis In spite of sharing the name with the Toyota Corolla Altis, the Daihatsu Altis has been used on the Toyota Camry since 2000. Following the launch of the updated Camry in the land of the rising sun, Dai

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Feb 5, 2021

Toyota Indonesia introduces all-new Corolla Altis - hybrid variant debuts

PT Toyota-Astra Motor (TAM), the official importer and distributor of Toyota vehicles in Indonesia has introduced the all-new twelfth-generation Corolla Altis. For the Indonesian market, three variants of the all-new Corolla Altis are available, namely: Corolla Altis 1.8G (IDR 468,200,000) Corolla Altis 1.8V (IDR 489,300,000) Corolla Altis Hybrid (IDR 566,300,000) Power is derived from a 1.8-litre 2ZR-FE naturally-aspirated four-cylinder petrol engine that does 140 PS at 6,400 rpm and 172 Nm at


Sep 17, 2019

Kebaikan dan Keburukan: Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8G - Keselesaan dengan sedikit kompromi?

Toyota Corolla Altis Toyota Corolla Altis adalah sebuah sedan segmen C dengan rekaan yang lebih matang. Ini adalah haluan yang berbeza dengan pesaing rapat Honda Civic yang mensasarkan peminat dan pemandu yang lebih muda dan ranggi. Kami telah mencuba Toyota Corolla Altis dan sangat kagum dengan keselesaan yang ditawarkan. Jadi, apakah kompromi yang kalau anda memilih keselesaan? Kekurangan - Tak laju? Bukan, Toyota Corolla Altis tidaklah terasa lelah kuasa (under power) langsung. Cuma jika diba


Jan 9, 2021

All-new Toyota Corolla Altis launched in Malaysia, from RM 128,888

(Toyota Corolla Altis Prices and Specs | Gallery) A couple of weeks after appearing in UMW Toyota Motor’s outlet in Petaling Jaya, the company has now launched the all-new Toyota Corolla Altis in Malaysia. Similar to the all-new Toyota Camry and C-HR, the all-new Corolla Altis is built on the company’s TNGA platform. Out goes the torsion beam rear suspension, now replaced with a more sophisticated double wishbone rear suspension set up. Unlike the predecessor model which had two engine choices (


Oct 9, 2019

Closer Look: All-new 2019 Toyota Corolla Altis in Malaysia

(Model | Gallery) UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has just launched the all-new 12th-generation Toyota Corolla Altis. There are two trims available – the 1.8E and 1.8G priced at RM 128,888 and RM 136,888 respectively. The all-new Corolla Altis rides on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform that adopts a double wishbone set up for the rear suspension. Our colleague, Hans, had a first taste of the Corolla Altis and was very impressed by the car’s ride and handling. Perhaps the only criticism

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Oct 16, 2019

2020 Toyota Corolla Altis GR Sport: all show but no go?

(2020 Toyota Corolla Altis Price and Specs | Gallery) The 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis GR Sport made its public debut at the 36th Thailand International Motor Expo and we did not expect how outlandish it looks in person. What the press images failed to convey was how much more angular the new body kit is. The restyled front grille when contrasted against the silver and piano black trims give an impression that the Toyota Corolla Altis appear wider than it is – although actual dimensions did not cha

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Dec 5, 2019

比Toyota Camry更贵的换标车——Daihatsu Altis

多年来,Daihatsu和Toyota一直共享着不少车型,这一点对大马人民来说尤其明显,毕竟有不少的第一代Perodua Myvi就被换上了Toyota Passo或Daihatsu Boon的标签。不过,你知道在日本,Daihatsu甚至还有一款换标的Toyota Camry吗? 初代Daihatsu Altis 尽管与Toyota Corolla Altis同名,但Daihatsu Altis从2000年以来,就一直是Toyota Camry的换标车。而改款Camry在日本上市后,Daihatsu也同样为其旗舰车型进行了升级改款。 正如你看到的一样,除了车标从Toyota换成Daihatsu以外,Daihatsu Altis和Toyota Camry几乎一模一样。如果你够细心的话,你还能看见Daihatsu的标志是蓝色的,这是因为与日规版的Camry一样,这款Altis也只提供混动车型。 这代表着它搭载的是2.5升的汽油-电力混动系统,综合动力输出为211 PS。而且Altis还第一次搭载了E-Four全轮驱动系统,这让它的综合动力输出能达到了218 PS。 除了动力,Altis也


Feb 15, 2021

Toyota C-HR has a better infotainment screen than the Toyota Corolla Altis

(2020 Toyota C-HR Price & Specs | Gallery) Toyota models sold through official local distributor UMW Toyota Motor are known to be equipped with aftermarket infotainment systems that are not the nicest to look at nor navigate. Take the newly launched latest-generation 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis for example, it comes with the DVD-AVX head unit. A 6.8-inch capacitive touchscreen with smartphone MirrorLink, HDMI input, Bluetooth, AUX jack with reverse camera. Five years ago, this DVD-AVX would be the

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Jan 6, 2020

Honda Civic terjual 3x ganda berbanding Toyota Corolla Altis di Thailand!

Honda Civic Terdapat 4 sedan segmen C di Thailand yang bersaing sengit, kesemuanya dari jenama Jepun – Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla Altis, Mazda 3 dan Nissan Sylphy. Sama seperti di Malaysia, Honda Civic mendominasi pasaran tersebut. Jualan bulan September hingga November 2020 memecah angka 2k unit, mencatatkan 3x ganda jualan pesaing terdekat Toyota Corolla Altis. Nissan pula sudah menamatkan model Nissan Sylphy pada bulan September 2020, menyerahkan persaingan 3 penjuru antara Honda Civic, Toyo


Jan 7, 2021

Toyota Corolla Cross di Malaysia – lebih murah daripada Corolla Altis?

Seperti yang anda tahu, Toyota Corolla Cross bakal terjah pasaran Malaysia tidak lama lagi. Tetapi harganya bagaimana? CKD ke CBU? Segmen apakah ia? Segala persoalan anda akan kami jawab di bacaan bawah. Toyota Corolla Cross bersaing dengan model apa? Toyota Corolla Cross bersaing dengan Honda HR-V, Subaru XV, Proton X50, dan Proton X70. Kesemua model ini berada di julat harga yang sama. Harganya pula bagaimana? Memandangkan harga rasmi belum diumumkan, kami telah membuat sedikit kajian. Mula-mu


Feb 12, 2021

New 2020 Honda Civic (FC) vs Toyota Corolla Altis – Specs comparison

By now you would have read about the updated 2020 Honda Civic, but how does the new facelifted Civic FC compare against its archrival the Toyota Corolla Altis? Powertrain – Civic wins, easily The Honda Civic facelift gets the choice of 2 powertrains – a 1.8-litre naturally-aspirated (141 PS, 174 Nm) or a 1.5-litre turbocharged unit (173 PS, 220 Nm). Both engines are mated to a CVT-type automatic transmission. The Corolla Altis on the other hand, is powered by a 1.8-litre naturally-aspirated unit


Feb 26, 2020

All-new Toyota Corolla Altis launched in Thailand – 6 variants, GR Sport debut

Hybrid available for the first-time ever Available with Apple CarPlay on selected variants 7 airbags for all variants Toyota Motor Thailand has just introduced the all-new twelfth-generation Corolla Altis in the Kingdom, available in 6 variants. The variants include: Limo – THB 829,000 1.6G – THB 869,000 GR Sport – THB 999,000 Hybrid Entry – THB 939,000 Hybrid Mid – THB 989,000 Hybrid High – 1,099,000 For the first-time ever, Toyota is offering a hybrid variant of the all-new Corolla Altis, powe


Sep 4, 2019

Deal breakers: Toyota Corolla Altis – love the handling, not the tight cabin

The Toyota Corolla Altis is a very respectable nameplate in Malaysia but impressions of will vary depending on which generation you grew up in. Those old enough to remember the legendary AE 101 or the KE70 will give you 10 reasons why a Toyota Corolla is always better than a Honda Civic. Those who entered the working world in the early 2000s will remember the ‘Break Into Style’ ZZE120 model to be the most coveted car among young executives then. The Civic FD would only come much later. This was


May 20, 2020

2019 All-new Toyota Corolla Altis, which variant will Malaysia get?

1.8-litre naturally aspirated 4-cylinder with CVT Are you ready to pay more for Toyota Safety Sense? GR Sport for the young & young at heart The all-new 12th-generation Toyota Corolla Altis recently made its debut in Thailand, the first country in the ASEAN region to receive the new sporty sedan. In the Land of Smiles, the Corolla Altis is available in six variants including a kitted-up GR Sport (just the kit, no mechanical enhancements) and hybrid powertrain for the first time in the model hist

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Sep 5, 2019

Create a storm with this 2021 Toyota Corolla Altis bodykit, if you’re Thai

In an effort to convince Thais over the Honda Civic, Toyota Motor Thailand has cooked up a storm in terms of giving its updated Toyota Corolla Altis a sporty bodykit. While there is a GR Sport variant available in the Kingdom, for those looking to add more spice onto their Corolla Altis, there is the thunderously named Storm Package *cue background thunder noises*. The Storm Package is an official bodykit by Toyota that is available on all variants of the Corolla Altis except the GR Sport and th

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Feb 2, 2021

Toyota Corolla Altis creates history by winning Nürburgring 24h's SP3 class

We know the Toyota Corolla Altis is a car Adrian can fall asleep in. It's feels like a giant mattress, and nobody is mistaking it for a racecar anytime soon. Especially one that's tackling the Nürburgring. But Toyota Gazoo Racing Motorsport Thailand (TGRMT) aren't any 'nobody', so they thought that the Altis would make for a good race car. And would you believe it, it actually is! For one, it looks fantastic. All manner of strakes, canards and little aero bits shape air around the car, and it's


Sep 28, 2020

The 2021 Toyota Allion is a stretched Corolla Altis you never knew existed

It's Guangzhou Autoshow season again, and that means we'll be bringing you live photos of cool and quirky cars seen there. One of them is this 2021 Toyota Allion - which cuts a rather familiar figure. The Allion looks familiar to you because it's a spitting image of the Toyota Corolla Altis we have in Malaysia. Yes, both ride on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform, but the Allion is a slightly more luxurious, long-wheelbase (LWB) version. Here's how the Allion measures up against


Nov 20, 2020

All-new Toyota Corolla Altis vs. the competition, is it good enough?

UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) has just launched the all-new 12th-generation Toyota Corolla Altis. Interestingly, the company pulled off the wraps of their new C-Segment sedan competitor in Sky Avenue, Genting Highlands. According to UMWT’s marketing materials, the company choose the winding roads of Genting Highlands as the backdrop for the Corolla Altis to highlight the dynamic prowess of the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform. However, the sad reality is that to most buyers, driving exci

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Oct 9, 2019

 All-New Toyota Corolla Altis 2019 previewed in PJ showroom ahead of its launch

The all-new Toyota Corolla Altis 2019 won't be launched until October but that didn't stop UMW Toyota Motor's outlet in Petaling Jaya from putting the car on display. Shown in the range-topping 1.8 G form (Malaysia is not getting the hybrid variant), the all-new Corolla Altis 2019 is powered by a carried over 1.8-litre 2ZR-FE naturally-aspirated four-cylinder petrol engine with Dual VVT-i that outputs 139 PS at 6,400 rpm and 172 Nm at 4,000. The engine is mated to a CVT-type automatic with 7 vir


Sep 20, 2019

Honda Civic 1.5 TC-P vs Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8 G – mana lebih berbaloi?

Anda mungkin pernah terdetik untuk memilih diantara Honda Civic dengan Toyota Corolla Altis. Untuk maklumat anda, Honda Civic 1.5 TC-P berharga RM 134,661 (termasuk pengecualian SST). Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8 G pula berharga RM 134,505. Mengenai kedua-dua sedan segmen C yang terhangat ini, apakah perbezaan diantaranya? Tren kuasa – Civic lebih laju Keseluruhan Model Honda Civic 1.5 TC-P Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8 G Harga RM 134,661 RM 134,505 Enjin 1.5L 4 silinder Turbo 1.8L 4 silinder Aspirasi na


Jan 27, 2021

All-New Toyota Corolla Altis Teased – 13 September ASEAN Debut

Available with Toyota Safety Sense Now with rear air-conditioning vents Hybrid version also will be offered Toyota Motor Thailand has just dropped a teaser of the all-new Corolla Altis, which is primed for a September 13 debut in the Kingdom, also marking its regional debut. (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src ='https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.5'; fjs.parentNod


Aug 27, 2019

Honda Civic 2020 vs. Toyota Corolla Altis 2020 – Mana satu lebih bagus?

Persaingan antara dua sedan segmen C paling popular di Malaysia ini masih berterusan sejak dulu lagi. Untuk harga yang ‘sama’, anda boleh pilih Honda Civic 2020 facelift ataupun Toyota Corolla Altis 2020 dengan sistem infotainmen yang dipertingkatkan. Tanpa membuang masa lagi, jom kita bandingkan kedua-dua sedan ini dengan lebih mendalam lagi. Harga yang dinyatakan termasuk SST Tren Kuasa – Civic menang Dalam aspek prestasi garis lurus, pemenangnya amat ketara antara Honda Civic berpengecas turb


Sep 29, 2020

Pros and Cons - 2020 Toyota Corolla Altis 1.8 G – When you choose comfort over power

Youthful is not a word one would use to describe the Toyota Corolla Altis. Despite being in the same segment as the Honda Civic, the Corolla Altis is not the go-to car for those with a taste for big wings, fancy aftermarket LED lights, and red emblems. We’ve tried the Toyota Corolla Altis, and it has strengths that we can vouch for. It also lacks in certain departments, but that’s a given. If you’re still on the fence for a Toyota Corolla Altis, here are a few of its pros and cons that could hop


Jan 2, 2021