Toyota India has announced the prices for the highly-anticipated Urban Cruiser Hyryder. Maruti Suzuki and Toyota built the Urban Cruiser Hyryder and Grand Vitara to take on the mid-size segment SUVs head-on. Neither of the two come with a diesel engine and use a mild-hybrid or a strong-hybrid petrol powertrain.
Toyota unveiled the hybrid SUV ahead in July 2022 and also commenced bookings at the same time. As one of Toyota’s sustainable mobility offerings, the Urban Cruiser Hyryder inherits the Japanese brand’s famed global SUV lineage with its bold and sophisticated styling and advanced technology features. Thus, making it a perfect choice for the customers.
Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder – Variants & Pricing
Toyota will offer the Urban Cruiser Hyryder in a total of 11 variants. These include 8 mild-hybrid variants, which Toyota calls NEO DRIVE. On the other hand, there will be 3 strong-hybrid variants which Toyota calls HYBRID variants.
The mild-hybrid NEO DRIVE variants are – E MT 2WD, S MT 2WD, G MT 2WD, S AT 2WD, G AT 2WD, V MT 2WD, V MT AWD and V AT 2WD.
Meanwhile, the 3 strong-hybrid HYBRID variants are – S e-Drive 2WD, G e-Drive 2WD and V e-Drive 2WD.
As for the pricing, Toyota has revealed the pricing of only the top four variants. However, the brand mentioned that it will announce pricing for the other variants in a phased manner. The pricing for the four variants Toyota revealed today is –
|V AT 2WD NEO DRIVE
|S e-Drive 2WD HYBRID
|G e-Drive 2WD HYBRID
|V e-Drive 2WD HYBRID
Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder – Overview
The Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder will be available in 7 monotone colour options and 4 dual-tone colour options. The monotone options include – Gaming Grey, Cafe White, Sporting Red, Enticing Silver, Midnight Black, Speedy Blue and Cave Black. Meanwhile, the dual-tone colour options are – Sporting Red / Midnight Black, Cafe White / Midnight Black, Speedy Blue / Midnight Black and Cafe White / Midnight Black.
The latest SUV from Toyota is one of the few options in the segment that does not come with a diesel option. The Urban Cruiser Hyryder is also the first in its segment to offer a strong-hybrid powertrain. The strong-hybrid uses a 1.5-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine which makes 92.4 PS and 122 Nm of torque. Toyota has paired the engine with an electric motor that makes 80.2 PS and 141 Nm of torque. It also gets a 177.6 V Lithium-ion battery pack. This allows the Urban Cruiser Hyryder to drive up to 25 km in EV mode. The engine uses an e-Drive transmission and an FWD drivetrain.
On the other hand, the mild-hybrid NEO DRIVE uses a Maruti Suzuki-sourced 1.5-litre petrol motor with 101.9 PS and 135 Nm of peak torque. Transmission options for this engine include a 5-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic. It also features a first-in-segment AWD drivetrain. However, it is only available with the top-end manual variant.