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Corolla Altis “Facelift”

Corolla Altis “Facelift”
Toyota, Corolla Altis, comes with a new face (facelift), which is more fresh. For the Indonesian market? This little sedan is not to fill the European market which went on sale in May this year.

On the exterior, new designs appear on the bumpers, grille up and down, and headlights (head-light). Sein also features an indicator lamp lights. Meanwhile, more fresh wheel designs. At the stern, the main changes occur at the stop sign lights, license plate holder with new decorations, and bumper.

Log into the interior, there has been some detail changes, such as steering wheel, a touch of silver on the instrument panel, door handles, center console, and the lock button on the door. The dashboard is also new with the color combinations.

Several other changes visible, like the automatic opener on the rear of the ignition key. In addition, the material is more comfortable seat, there’s Bluetooth connectivity for phones, and USB consoles and cable jack for Aux.

Engine behind the hood did not change. Varian equipment offered in four types, two petrol engine-powered 1.3 L and 1.6 L 101 dk (132 dk). The rest, “drinkers” diesel 1.4 L (90 dk) and 2.0 L (126 dk).


Lancer Sportback ACTiV Limited

Lancer Sportback ACTiV Limited
Japanese automakers, Mitsubishi, make new breakthroughs in Aussie or Australian. Brand bearing the three diamonds Activ Lancer launched in limited numbers and cost 21,990 Australian dollars, or USD 183.3 million per unit.

It was developed from Sportback Lancer ES platform. “The Lancer ES is very famous and popular (in Aussy). Additions made to improve the features and value standards of the new variants Activ,” said Paul Unerkov, Deputy Managing Director of Marketing Aussy Mitsubishi.

Varian Activ offers exterior with 16-inch alloy wheels, rear spoiler, chrome exhaust, privacy glass, side airdams, and of course signage Activ. Into the cabin, no bluetooth features and leather steering wheel with audio controls.

Mitsubishi 2.0-liter engine relies, 4-cylinder, DOHC MIVEC which produces a force capable of 150 PS@6.000 rpm and maximum torque of 198 rpm Nm@4.250. In addition, there are two transmission options, manual and CVT.

For safety, the car is equipped with active stability control with traction control (ASTC), ABS, electronic brake distribution (EBD), brake assist (BA), (SRS) airbags, anti-intrusion system pedals, seat belt pre-tensioner, and the body which was strengthened.