UMW Toyota Introduces The Yaris IMP Facelift

The newly introduced Yaris IMP by UMW Toyota Motor (UMWT) receives a facelift, boasting updated styling, enhanced technology, and a refreshed interior ambience.

This model builds upon the significant success of its predecessor, having sold over 60,300 units since its initial launch in 2019. The Yaris continues to embody the theme “Dare To Live: Amp Up Your Vibe,” appealing to a youthful audience by offering joy and excitement to those seeking a vehicle that aligns with their modern and forward-thinking sense of style.

The latest Toyota Yaris is now available in two variants: the 1.5E and 1.5G. Both variants feature sporty front and rear skirting, along with an optional 2-tone paint finish that includes a striking black roof. In total, there are 5 color combinations to choose from, with red mica metallic and platinum white pearl colours available in both single or two-tone options. The silver metallic finish is exclusively available in a single-tone option.

The new Toyota Yaris IMP has undergone notable enhancements to its interior features. Both variants now boast a larger 9-inch display, incorporating Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto as standard, along with a wireless charger for compatible mobile devices. The seats are redesigned with a more striking fabric design, and the USB ports have been updated to the current Type-C format.

A front driving video recorder (DVR) is now standard, equipped with smartphone connectivity. The interior upgrades also encompass a new sporty Optitron instrument gauge cluster with red and white graphics.

Moreover, the Toyota Yaris 1.5G variant receives additional enhancements, including a soft leather steering wheel with paddle shifters, a pre-installed RFID tag, and parking aid sensors at the front and rear.

In alignment with Toyota’s safety standards, both variants come equipped with a range of safety features as standard. Maintaining its 5-star ASEAN NCAP safety rating, the Yaris includes Toyota Safety Sense Precollision System & Lane Departure Alert, 7 SRS Airbags, Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Vehicle Stability Control, Hill Start Assist, 3D panoramic view monitor, and more.

Under the hood, both variants are powered by the proven 2NR-FE 1.5-litre engine, a 4-cylinder DOHC power plant with Dual VVT-i, coupled with the 7-speed Sport Sequential Shiftmatic transmission. Reflecting market competitiveness and the feature enhancements, there’s a pricing adjustment for both variants. The 1.5E model is now priced at RM88,000, while the 1.5G is available at RM91,600 (On The Road Price Without Insurance).

The all-new Toyota Yaris cars offer an added layer of assurance and freedom of mobility with a comprehensive 5-year warranty. Importantly, there are no mileage restrictions applied after the initial registration, ensuring that owners receive the full 5 years of coverage, regardless of the distance they travel.

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