Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 8, 2017: Al-Futtaim Motors, leader in sustainable mobility since 2008 and exclusive distributor of Toyota in the UAE, has launched the 2018 Toyota Corolla Sport edition in the UAE, to further build on the success to one of Toyota’s best-selling cars, with a new stylish design reflected through improved exterior and interior features.
The 2018 Toyota Corolla Sport enjoys a new sport body kit, which includes a redesigned bumper and spoiler combination on the front and rear of the car, along with a sporty lower grille and side skirts. The LED Headlamps with Day Time Running Lights and a new set of Rear Reflectors with Smoked Rear Headlamps are new to the Sport edition. To add a finishing touch to its sporty exterior, the Corolla Sport also gets an exclusive set of two-tone Black 16-inch alloy wheels and a Sports badge.
The interior is all-beige, and enjoys a new leather trimmed steering wheel. For optimum audio experience, a 7-inch audio display with 6-speaker music system has been installed, which supports various audio formats. Other features include fog covers, a rear camera, rear parking sensor and ISO-Fix enabled seats, which can also fold down in a 60:40 split.
The Toyota Corolla Sport is available in two engine configurations. A 1.6L engine capable of an output of 121HP, or a more powerful 2.0L engine with a sport mode and with an output of 143HP
“The 2018 Toyota Corolla Sport comes with new design elements that separate it from other Corolla variants, for those who wish to make a bolder statement” said Saud Abbasi, Managing Director of Toyota at Al-Futtaim Motors. “Over the years, the Corolla has built a reputation to be a perfect example of Toyota’s Quality, Durability and Reliability. The newest addition to the Corolla family, would sure make one of Toyota’s most popular cars more exciting and appealing to a larger audience.”
The advanced safety features including Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist (BA), Vehicle Control Assist (VCA), Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), Dual Front Airbags, Tire Pressure Warning System and Cruise Control (CC) are now standard across the Corolla range.
The Sport edition of the 2018 Toyota Corolla is now available across all Toyota Showrooms in the UAE.