The Toyota Matrix 2017 is designed to assure maximum comfort and safety. This perfect family car resembles the corolla in a way and will be supplied in three different entry ways. The vehicle is set to maintain the same trim levels as the earlier models, the XRS, the Base and the S.
Toyota Matrix 2017 – Redesign Interior and Exterior
Apart from an elegant, sporty new look, the Toyota Matrix 2017 will also feature some distinct features to complement its streamlined exterior. With four doors, the new model will also have an increased trunk capacity, unlike its predecessors. Its exterior features aerodynamics lines to improve its overall style and elegance. The latest LED lighting technology in its front and tail lights will make it safer to drive this vehicle during evening hours or at night. The vehicle also features modernized fog headlights, making it ideal for all weather conditions including snowy and foggy days. A redesigned grille at the front of the vehicle will also give the 2017 Toyota Matrix a new powerful and striking look.
New innovation in the vehicle’s interior will not only be catchy but also designed to offer maximum comfort to the driver and the passengers. The polished and modernized cabin will be made of quality materials on the seats and surrounding interface to offer total satisfaction and comfort to the driver and the passengers. The car will have two rows of seats that can comfortably accommodate five passengers. Ample head and leg space ensure total comfort for longer travels. This is in addition to the assorted settings on the dashboard. The seats can also be folded to create more room for additional luggage when need be. New technology will allow the driver to close the windows and adjust the side mirrors electronically.
An upgraded security system includes a variety of safety features to guarantee safety to the driver and the passengers. Some of these features include; side curtain and front side airbags, seatbelts for each passenger, driver and rear head airbags, 4-Wheel ABS, 4-Wheel Disc Brakes, Child safety locks, Brake assist, anti-lock brakes, electronic stability control, traction control and daytime running lights.
Toyota Matrix 2017 – Engine and Performance
An improved performance and transmission system will set the Toyota Matrix 2017 apart from earlier Toyota Matrix models. The vehicle will have a five-speed transmission system, although it is expected to have an alternative to a manual transmission system. The vehicle is expected to be equipped with two engine options, available as either diesel or petrol engines. The engines will generate 132 hp and a torque of 128 lb-ft. The capacity of the petrol engine will be 1.4-liter with that of gasoline at 1.3-liter. There is speculation that a third powerful engine with a 1.8 liter capacity on four-cylinders will also be provided. This engine will generate 158 horsepower and a torque of 162 lb-ft. In general, the fuel economy is expected to be about 32 mpg on highways, 25 mpg in the city and 28 mpg when combined.
Toyota Matrix 2017 – Release Date and Price
The actual release date is not yet certain but the Toyota Matrix 2017 is expected to hit the market at the end of 2017. Even though the actual price has not yet been announced officially, the vehicle is speculated to cost between $20,000 to $24,000.