It looks like there is no stopping Toyota on its way to performance car production. Toyota has made efforts to dominate the performance car market and by producing some really cool cars, they have lived up to their big dreams until now. But with the introduction of 2017 Toyota C-HR Concept, they have taken it to a whole new level. Being a subsidiary under Japanese giants, Toyota-Scion had been doing a fabulous job and with this car, they surely will solidify their position in the market. The C-HR Concept is a five-door CUV which has a lot of potentials to dominate the compact car market. It has already been unveiled as a Toyota variant in Europe in the Geneva Motor Show and will hopefully arrive soon.
2017 Toyota C-HR – Competition
The compact performance car market is heavily contested. This is because it is a very popular segment. People prefer this branch as the cars which are offered come within middle budget prices and provide great performance and can prove to be a viable option for any track day event. Likewise, new Toyota C-HR Concept is heavily contested alongside Nissan Juke and Mazda CX-3. Both these cars are awesome and it will be a treat to watch who wins among these three.
2017 Toyota C-HR – Futuristic Look
The first impression – this car looks extremely young. Toyota cars are known for their youthful appearance, something which the modern generation can relate to and also finds attractive. The Toyota C-HR Concept is compact and youthful and looks like a sibling of Nissan Juke sans the boxy appearance. Some features include:
- Aggressively drawn curves and lines all over the body which looks very cool and is aerodynamically designed.
- Large imposing wheels have been installed which provides good grip on the road.
- Aggressively designed fenders will be provided.
- Rear tail lamps will have boomerang design and will bend inwards.
Apart from these few information, not much detail is available as of yet. You have to check in this space regularly for latest updates and news.
Interior Design of 2017 Toyota C-HR
Till now, only vague information is available regarding the interior design of 2017 C-HR Concept. Whatever rumors are being heard speaks of a well-furnished cabin design which will be equipped with modern features like latest infotainment system, a modern accurate navigation system, and music system. Safety features like cruise control and airbags will also be provided.
2017 Toyota C-HR – Engine Specs
Under the hood of 2017 C-HR Concept we will get to see two engine options:
- First one is a 1.8-liter hybrid unit which produces a neat 120 hp.
- The second option is a 1.2-liter turbocharged unit making 133 hp.
- 2.0-liter four-cylinder for the USA market.
Transmission provided will either be a 6-speed manual one or Toyota’s CVT transmission.
2017 Toyota C-HR – Price Tag
Since this segment is quite a budget-friendly one, it is being expected that 2017 Toyota C-HR will have a starting price tag of $21,000 to 30,000. This has also been done keeping in mind the competition in the market.