The past couple of years has redefined a lot of things: from the way we interact with one another, how we work and play, and most definitely how we intend to reach wherever we want. The challenges have somehow influenced a lot of people to discover how to step up from the usual – to find a way to take things up a notch to meet the necessary adjustments in this “new normal”. Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has something that could definitely open more opportunities to take things even further.
This February, TMP is proud to bring one of the most awaited vehicles of 2022. This is the All-new Toyota Raize (pronounced much like the word “Raise” or “Race”) – a versatile SUV that provides utility and fun for everyday use and for leisure activities. The Raize is designed for those who want to experience an SUV to carry-on luggage but are also looking for a vehicle that’s compact and easy to drive. It’s time to raise your game with Toyota Raize this year.
This new SUV comes in 4 variants with a retail price starting at PHP746,000, with exciting options ranging from a 1.2 E Manual Transmission to the 1.0 Turbo-charged CVT. Under the hood. The Toyota Raize runs on a 3-cylinder, in-line, 12-valve DOHC with VVT-i engine for the Turbo CVT variant, and Dual VVT-i for the G CVT, E CVT, and E MT variants, all that is ingeniously designed in this compact body. Following the new global architecture innovations of Toyota in developing new vehicles, Toyota Raize, including its platform and powertrain unit―has been newly developed, with the goal of realizing outstanding levels of driving performance, safety, and peace of mind.
On the outside, the 1.0 Turbo CVT and 1.2 G CVT variants bear a split-type LED headlamps with line guide, while the 1.2 E CVT and 1.2 E MT variants sport halogen headlamps, with daytime running lights available for all variants.
Stepping in the vehicle is a game-changer for an entry-level SUV. Depending on the variant, drivers can enjoy a keyless entry with either push-start or rotary type ignition system.
Right inside, customers are greeted with leather and silver ornament (1.0 Turbo CVT and 1.2 G CVT &) or a urethane and silver ornament (1.2. E CVT and 1.0 E MT) steering wheel, while resting on a comfortable seat with an illuminated entry system for all variants. The 5-seater compact vehicle also comes with a surprisingly roomy cargo space that can carry anything from the essential to the recreational.
As connectivity is much as an essential good as the food, Toyota Raize can easily connect drivers to the important mobility apps through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto running on an 8” or 9” Display Audio with up to 6-speaker system (for the Turbo and G variant). Power is not a problem as it also has 2 USB charging ports and a 12-volt accessory outlet.Safety isn’t discounted as the all-new Raize comes with safety technologies that help keep potentially dangerous situations at bay and to create a safer driving environment for everyone while supporting their daily journey. All models come with Vehicle Stability Control & Hill Start Assist, as well as Back Sonars. The 1.0 Turbo CVT variant comes with a Blind Spot Monitor and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, additional front side and curtain airbags, and front clearance sonars. Both the Turbo CVT and G CVT variants come with a back monitor.
The All-New Toyota Raize is available in 3 colors – Gray Metallic, and Silver Metallic. The red finish is available exclusively for the 1.2 G CVT variant. While the two-tone combination is available for the Turbo CVT variant – White pearl and Black, Turquoise Mica Metallic and Black, Yellow, and Black. Price starts at PHP746,000. Reservations are now currently accepted, and deliveries start February 4, 2022.
The Toyota Raize is here and is inviting everyone to Raize their game for the new year and for the months to come. It’s ready for adventures to play into everyone’s ambitions for the future, to be successful in business and life, and the day-to-day ‘game’ of achieving that. The Toyota Raize is the perfect platform to help anyone get to the next level.
Check out the all-new Toyota Raize and learn more about it by reaching out to a Toyota dealership near you or visiting the official website toyota.com.ph/raize. Follow TMP’s official pages – Toyota Motor Philippines on Facebook and Instagram, toyota.com.ph, Twitter (ToyotaMotorPH), and Viber (Toyota PH) – for regular updates on products and services, dealer operations, announcements, and events.
You can also check out your preferred Toyota model and inquire online at toyota.com.ph/showroom and choose your preferred dealership so they can revert to you on your product inquiry. Download the myTOYOTA PH app for Android and iOS for all your Toyota needs, from car selection to car care, maintenance, and upgrades.