Toyota is planning to launch Corolla Altis diesel in July.
Toyota which initially planned to launch the Corolla Altis diesel in august have pull pulled back plans and will launch the car in 3rd week of July. The car will be available in 3 trims and will cost around Rs. 75,000 to 1.25 lakh more than the current petrol Corolla Altis.
The Corolla will be powered by a 1.4-litre CRDi turbo diesel producing 90bhp mated to a 6-speed gearbox. According to Toyota, the Corolla diesel has achieved a fuel efficiency figure of over 21kpl.
The Corolla is already the best seller in segment and now with a diesel powerplant it will only be boost its sales.
Corolla Altis diesel will be pitted against Skoda Laura, Chevrolet Cruze & VW Jetta.