2023 Toyota Innova Zenix – subsequent gen MPV switches from IMV platform to TNGA, to debut in Nov 22?
There are some rumours coming out of Indonesia that we’re as a result of see a subsequent technology Toyota Innova launched there as early as November 2022, which is 2 months from now, and it is perhaps known as the Toyota Innova Zenix.
What known as the Toyota Innova in the Malaysian market known as the Toyota Kijang Innova in Indonesia. There’s a high of the road variant there known as the Toyota Kijang Innova Venturer, so the phrase Zenix is perhaps some type of high of the road variant suffix.
Alternatively, the title of the automotive might be renamed to Innova Zenix or just Zenix, similar to how the Avanza Veloz ultimately grew to become simply the Toyota Veloz with the most recent technology.
There’s a case for a big rebranding of the product line if there are huge modifications. For instance, the Avanza Veloz went from being constructed on a longitudinal engine rear wheel drive platform to a DNGA platform automotive with transversely mounted engine and entrance wheel drive, thus incomes it its new Toyota Veloz title in a method.
With phrase that the brand new Toyota Innova may ditch its Hilux-based IMV underpinings for a TNGA platform, it’d earn the rights for a rebranding of types in Indonesia. Primarily, the brand new Toyota Innova Zenix will find yourself being a three-row MPV model of the Toyota Corolla Cross.
Being constructed on TNGA would additionally imply there may be probability of a hybrid variant of the Zenix, most probably the identical 1.8 litre system used within the Toyota Corolla Cross hybrid. It will additionally have the ability to achieve different TNGA platform advantages equivalent to a full suite of Toyota Security Sense driver help options.
Toyota already sells a TNGA MPV in Indonesia – the Toyota Voxy (a Nissan Serena competitor) with sliding doorways is obtainable there priced from Rp 574,600. The present gen Kijang Innova with regular doorways sits underneath it within the product line-up however is unfold throughout a large worth vary, from Rp 369,600 for the fundamental G as much as Rp 494,400 for the highest of the road Kijang Innova Venturer. The Veloz sits under the Kijang Innova, priced from Rp 286,000 for the handbook as much as Rp 331,100 for the Veloz Q CVT with Toyota Security Sense.