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2016 Toyota Yaris Updated for UK Market

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2016 Toyota Yaris Bi-Tone UK

The 2016 Toyota Yaris Bi-Tone

The Toyota Yaris is a cute hatchback that has found success on both sides of the pond, and for the 2016 model year, our neighbo(u)rs over in the UK will enjoy a refreshed Yaris that includes a new Design trim to replace the outgoing Sport trim.

The new Yaris Design trim comes with a gloss black honeycomb mesh grille, LED taillights and daytime running lights, chrome fog light surrounds, projector headlights, 16-inch wheels, Bluetooth, a rearview camera, cruise control, and more.

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In addition, Toyota will offer a bi-color option for an extra £795, which adds contrast with an Eclipse Black metallic finish on the A-pillars, upper grille, roof, and side mirrors. This option will be available with two exterior colors: Vermillion Red and Glacier Pearl White; the latter color also includes two-tone grey seats.

2016 Toyota Yaris Bi-Tone UK

The 2016 Toyota Yaris Bi-Tone interior

On the Yaris Active hybrid trim, a new Spinne black cloth seat trim will be standard. The Icon model receives DAB digital radio, cruise control, rear privacy glass, and 15-inch alloy wheels. The Excel hybrid trim now has automatic windshield wipers and headlights, a cooled glove compartment, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, 16-inch wheels, and rear power windows.

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The Yaris adds two new packages—Convenience (£950), available on the petrol and diesel Design trims; and Premium (£1,095), available on the Excel Hybrid. The Convenience package includes keyless entry, automatic headlights and wipers, dual-zone climate control, and auto-folding mirrors. The Premium package offers a panoramic roof, keyless entry, a rear spoiler, auto-folding side mirrors, and Toyota Touch 2 with Go navigation.

The Yaris is available for order in the UK right now, and deliveries will begin later this month.

News Source: Carscoops

  • Teresa WisemanContributor

    Teresa Wiseman has been involved with the auto industry, specifically Toyota, basically since she was born. Danville Toyota, the dealership Teresa works at, is a true family owned and operated business and they consider the other employees as well as their customers to be a part of that as well. Danville Toyota truly wants to give their customers the best experience possible and they look forward to continuing the growth and improvement of their practices into the future.