Launched: 2016 Toyota Corolla now with MultiDrive 7S

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Launched: 2016 Toyota Corolla now with MultiDrive 7S


To the many enthusiasts in the automotive industry, the 11th Generation of the world famous Toyota Corolla is no less than an icon. Not only does it have a legendary reputation, it offers a truly impressive resale value even after years of use.Corolla enthusiasts have an added sense of excitement to know that the 2016 Toyota Corolla is nowavailable in Oman withMultiDrive 7S transmission

The 2016 Toyota Corolla with MultiDrive 7S Transmission has been launched in Oman. Now, Toyota customers will experience what it means to ‘Drive Smooth and Save Smart.”

Toyota ,a technology leader in many countries, has innovated the2016 Corolla to deliver a very smooth, yet powerful driving performance topping it up with class leading fuel efficiency. “Now there will be more fun-filled driving trips and less visits to the gas station, chuckled a proud new owner ” It is really a smoother, silkier drive…one that lasts longer, goes farther on the same amount of fuel…yeah…I am living it and loving it!”

The newMultiDrive 7Scontinuously variable transmission meticulously controls the speed and shifting pattern to realize excellent power train performance while ensuring a powerful and linear acceleration.It also has a 7-Speed sequential shiftmatic mode with manual gear shifting-like characteristics that give the driver complete control when required.

Making a strong design statement with its unique visual signature, the 2016 Corolla MultiDrive 7S signifies Toyota’s brand evolution. The Corolla’s design theme combines clean lines and balanced proportions to give it an immediate visual impact. It tapers at the front and rear of the vehicle to help emphasize the wheel arches and wheels-to-the-corner stance.

The bars of the grille on the 2016 Corolla extend into the sleek LED-adorned trapezoidal headlamp clusters to give the car a broad, thrusting nose. The flanks sport character lines that emphasise the Corolla’s rear arches and the kicked-up leading edge of the side glass. At the back, protruding wraparound tail-lamp clusters and a chrome bar contribute to a wedge-like rear three-quarter profile. Adding to the style quotient is a trendy rear spoiler.

The design lends itself to an even more spacious cabin that offers refined comfort and class-leading legroom with abundant storage space. Also, the interior looks upmarket thanks to the piano-black finish to the infotainment system, a soft-touch dashboard and sophisticated dark grey accents.

Under the bonnet lies apowerful 2.0 litre engine mated with Multi Drive 7Stransmission that ensures smooth shifting and high fuel efficiency.Corolla is also available with a 1.6 litre engine. This particular model comes with all the safety, comfort and convenience specifications that add to customers’ delight – including ABS with EBD and brake assist, airbags, cruise control, steering wheel-mounted audio controls and a 6.1″ display audio system that can play CDs, DVDs, USB devices and has a bluetooth connection.

In fact, the name ‘Corolla’ represents the peak of Toyota’s renowned quality engineering, design evolution and value-for-money focus. This is unmatched in its class. That said, customers are to be thanked for their faith in Toyota and for making it a best-seller in the region.

Engineered to provide high active and passive safety standards, the Corolla also offers enhanced pedestrian impact protection. The adoption of numerous energy absorbing components offer significantly improved pedestrian protection in the event of a frontal impact.

For occupant protection, impact-absorbing structures have been adopted for the interior part of the pillar areas to ensure cabin safety. To help reduce the impact of a collision on occupants, the 2016 Corolla MultiDrive 7S is equipped with SRS airbags for the driver and front passenger.

In addition to the above, the2016 Corolla also features other class-leading features such as LED projector headlamps with integrated-type daylight running lights, smart entry system with push button start , 3.5” TFT multi-information display, retractable outer mirrors with turn signals and chrome garnish, audio + MID controls on steering wheel, cruise control and moonroof, amongst others.

The 2016 Corolla MultiDrive 7S invites you to any Toyota showroom to take a closer look.

In Oman, the nationwide parts and service network of Saud Bahwan Automotive supports Toyota outstanding product quality. No wonder then that today, Toyota is one of the most trusted and well-known brands.