Toyota is coming in with a compact version of the Porte model for Japan. The sub-compact will have features like a minivan and along with it, they will also be introducing the Spade series. The Spade will be with a box-type front and sharper headlamps and tail lamp graphics.
The two models will be equipped with a 1.3-litre and 1.5-litre petrol engines with optional front or 4WD. The petrol engine will be mated to a super Continuously Variable Transmission-Intelligent (CVT-i) automatic transmission.
The sub-compact cars will include the electric sliding door which would be remote-controlled, on the passenger side. On the driver’s side however, are the conventional doors. The cars will also have the practical features like foldable front passenger seat which can be adjusted forth and back, hooks for hanging shopping bags etc.
The price of the Porte and Toyota Spade will range from USD 18,450 to USD 24,300, in Japan. When converted in INR, the price range is approximately, Rs. 10.25 Lakh to Rs. 13.50 Lakh.