The new model of 2018 Toyota Rush changed completely from before. The dimensions are longer, the weight increases, the cabin space extends, uses a new engine, not a 5-passenger version, and more secure with the addition of safety features. All-New 2018 Toyota Rush variant selection is now simpler because there are only two variants, namely G and TRD Sportivo, each available 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic. In the previous model, the Toyota Rush has three variants, G, S TRD Sportivo, and TRD Sportivo Ultimo S are each also available 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic.
2018 Toyota Rush is designed using the same Grand New Avanza platform as the Great New Daihatsu Xenia. All-New Rush wheelbase size is the same with both models and does not change from the old Rush model, which is 2.685 m.
The long dimensions of the All-New 2018 Toyota Rush are 4.435 m, width 1,695 m, and height 1.705 m. The size of the All-New 2018 Toyota Rush is longer 23 cm than the previous model when the body counted in the body without a spare tire. Toyota Astra Motor (TAM) claims the width and height of the All-New 2018 Toyota Rush has not changed from the previous model.
The positive impact of the elongated body to make the cabin space increased by 17 cm with the volume of baggage that goes bigger. While the weight of the 2018 Toyota Rush and previous models increased 80 kg if that compared the highest specification variant.
Without the spare tire that stuck to the back door makes his appearance now so more climmy. Opens the back door now upwards, on the previous model sideways. All-New 2018 Toyota Rush spare tire is under the car, under the trunk.
Not just a platform, the All-New 2018 Toyota Rush also carries the Grand New Avanza engine, namely 2NR-VE, 1.5L, 4-cylinder inline, DOHC, Dual VVT-i tech. The resulting power is 104 PS and torque of 13.9 kgm, it is smaller than the 1.5L 3SZ-VE engine on the old model, which is 109 PS and 14.4 kgm.
Chief Engineer of All-New 2018 Toyota, Rush Eiji Fujibayashi said, the outline of the new engine just like the Grand New Avanza, but has been tailored needs. One of them, 2NR-VE engine equipped Hill Start Assist (HSA).
All variants of the All-New Rush are equipped with LED lights, engine start-stop buttons, double blower AC, 7 inch head unit (USB, Bluetooth, iPhone / iPad connection, HDMI, Miracast), 6 speakers, reverse parking camera, black chrome grille , steering up and down arrangement, 6 air bags, Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), integrated LED rear combination lamp, 7 seat belt safety indicator, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Hill Start Assist (HAS), and Emergency Brake Signal (EBS).
In the highest variant, TRD Sportivo has all the features plus a two-tone dashboard with soft-touch material, audio and phone settings on the steering wheel, 17 inch rim (G 16 inch variant), auto air conditioner with digital display, power slot on all lines, body kit, smart entry, 8 speakers.