Toyota Alphard Executive Lounge 2016
Earlier this year, UMW Toyota Electric motor announced that the brand-new Toyota Alphard as well as Vellfire will be concerning Malaysia. Now, the business has actually announced that interested customers could now register their interest for both MPVs, which are adapted to its local environments, unlike grey import devices. This includes a manufacturer-backed service warranty of five years (endless mileage).
Starting with the Alphard, 2 variations will certainly be provided– Alphard 3.5 Exec Lounge and also Alphard 3.5. Both are powered by the very same 3.5 litre 2GR-FE V6 engine that offers 271 PS at 6,200 rpm as well as 340 Nm at 4,700 rpm. Drive is directed to the front wheels via a six-speed automated with sequential shifter.
As for the Vellfire, only a single Vellfire 2.5 variant will be readily available. The MPV obtains a smaller 2.5 litre 2AR-FE Dual VVT-i four-cylinder petrol engine right here, with result rated at 180 PS at 6,000 rpm and also 235 Nm at 4,100 rpm. A CVT manages power distribution to the front wheels.
On the outside, both the Alphard and also Vellfire, regardless of alternative option, come with 18-inch alloy wheels (with 235/50R18 tires), car levelling LED headlamps (with cornering lights and LED DRLs), a rear looter with incorporated LEDs, haze lamps (front and also back), sunroof and moonroof. The only thing separating both designs is the contrasting looks as you could clearly see. Both versions likewise get the common look, and not the much more aggressive-looking Aero exterior package offered in Japan.
Inside, both the Alphard 3.5 and Vellfire 2.5 bring nearly similar tools. Leather furniture is utilized on the seats (off-white on the previous, black on the latter). The pole positions are both powered, with an Ottoman for the passenger. As for the 2nd row, both obtain a pair of captain powered seats (with Ottoman).
Elsewhere, a 7-inch DVD-AVN touchscreen infotainment system is fitted on both variants as well. The device includes a navigation function as well as is paired to 8 audio speakers. For the driver, a four-spoke, leather-wrapped, multifunction steering wheel can be found (brownish timber grain for the Alphard 3.5 as well as black timber grain for the Vellfire 2.5).
The Alphard 3.5 Executive Lounge however, obtain dramatically different set listing rather. For beginners, the seats are currently lined in more exceptional semi-aniline leather (available in off-white or black). Guests in the 2nd row will also get to experience VIP powered seats that not just come with a much more intricate Ottoman feature (telescopic length change and electrical power raise) yet also seat air-conditioning.
In advance, the headunit is upgraded to an 8-inch DVD-AVN system, with a 17-speaker JBL stereo rather. The vehicle driver likewise takes advantage of Toyota’s electro multi vision (EMV) display screen and a VIP timber grain steering wheel.
Shared interior tools on all three versions include an Optitron tool collection with a 4.2-inch TFT multi-info colour screen, reverse cam, wise access and begin, front and rear automatic air-conditioning (with Panasonic nanoe purification modern technology) as well as 50:50 split-folding last row seats. Electrical power doors and boot are basic on all variations.
Safety package equals right here as well with 7 air bags (front, front side, curtain and also motorist knee), VSC, grip control, ABDOMINAL, Hill-start Help and car parking sensing units (front and also back). Colour alternatives consist of High-end White Pearl, White Pearl, Silver Metallic and also Black for the Alphard, while the Vellfire can be had in Burning Black (deep purple), White Pearl, Silver Metallic and also Black.
As discussed earlier, both models are adapted for Malaysian use (unlike grey market systems), so problems like a navigation system that doesn’t include Malaysian maps, and also Japanese radio frequencies won’t approach on customers. Even the side mirrors are slightly bigger for the Malaysian market.
Much more importantly, UMW Toyota has actually made certain that the Alphard and also Vellfire are currently provided for Malaysian weather condition as well as road conditions with appropriate tuning of the automobiles’ engine ECU. In the meantime, no prices have been disclosed to us, but would certainly you be interested in the new formally imported Alphard and also Vellfire?