Ready to be unveiled in full production form this week, during the Paris Motor Show, the new generation Auris will go on sale in December in the UK market. Toyota UK has released prices and specifications for its new compact model, that will be built in Great Britain.
The five door hatchback will be launched in a four-grade line-up with on-the-road prices from 14.495 pounds.
Available powertrains will be: 1.33 Dual VVT-i and 1.6 Valvematic petrol and 1.4 D-4D diesel units, plus Auris Hybrid with Hybrid Synergy Drive.
The new Auris will introduce a fresh Toyota grade structure, which rises from an entry-level Active trim, through Icon and Sport to the top of the range Excel. The 1.33 Dual VVT-i engine will be available in Active and Icon grades; the 1.6 Valvematic in Icon, Sport and Excel; and the 1.4 D-4D in all trims. Auris Hybrid will be offered in Icon and Excel versions.
All Auris receive in standard a generous safety equipment, comprising in seven airbags, a new follow-me-home lighting system, Hill-start Assist Control, Vehicle Stability Control and LED daytime running lights.
The first trim level includes automatic air conditioning, four speaker audio system with USB and Aux connection and MP3 file player, electrically adjustable, heated, body-coloured door mirrors and electric front windows.

Source: Toyota