Door pockets with space for A4 size files.
Excellent Driving Visibility
The anterior of the front side window has been lowered and a large quarter glass installed to help ensure excellent forward visibility. An auxiliary mirror has been added, enabling checking in the downward field of view.
Overhead tray for neat storage of items for immediate access. (Long body only)
Seatback console for convenient storage.
Overhead console for storage of small items.
The 1GD-FTV engine adopts a turbocharger with intercooler, which helps produce powerful dynamic performance while enhancing fuel economy and quietness.
The 7GR-FKS engine adopts D-4S, Dual VVT-i and other technologies to help simultaneously achieve excellent fuel economy and quietness.
A MacPherson strut suspension is adopted for the front and a leaf spring suspension for the rear, helping assure ample suspension stroke. The suspension helps achieve excellent straight-line stability as well as a quiet and comfortable ride.
The 6-speed manual transmission simultaneously achieves a top-class level of fuel economy and excellent dynamic performance. Gear shifting is smooth and has a high quality feel.
Anti-lock Brake System with Electronic Brake-force Distribution
In addition to ABS, which helps prevent wheel lock-up during braking, the adoption of EBD helps ensure optimal distribution of braking force to the left and right wheels.
In addition to airbags for the driver and front passenger, an airbag is also provided for the center seat passenger.
Vehicle Stability Control
VSC uses sensor input to detect skidding of the vehicle on slippery road surfaces, and helps ensure vehicle stability by selectively applying the brakes to individual wheels while controlling engine power output.
Collision Safety Body
A semi-bonneted configuration is used for the front, to efficiently absorb impact energy in the event of a collision. This contributes to excellent crash safety.