All-terrain vehicle Toyota Corolla Cross got all-wheel drive and a new engine in the USA. In the future, the novelty may appear on our market.

Toyota has declassified a mysterious crossover, which has been fueled by numerous teasers for a long time. The novelty was the Corolla Cross SUV for the North American market. This model is already on sale in several other countries, but the US version has some important specifications.

The main innovation is the all-wheel drive system. This modification of the Corolla Cross is equipped with a multi-link suspension. Also, American customers will be offered a front-wheel drive version of the crossover.

The all-terrain vehicle for the United States is equipped with a 2.0-liter Dynamic Force engine. The power of the unit is 171 hp. and 203 Nm of torque. The engine works in conjunction with a Direct Shift variator.

In other markets, the engine lineup is represented by a 1.8-liter gasoline aspirated with a capacity of 140 hp. (175 Nm of torque) acting in conjunction with the variator. Plus, the crossover is available with a hybrid powertrain consisting of a 100-horsepower gasoline engine, electric motor and battery.

The car will be produced at the Mazda Toyota Manufacturing plant in Alabama. The start of production is scheduled for the end of the year. The prices for the new product are still unknown.


Source: AutoNews.ru