The corolla is the legendary sedan get the title as the world’s best selling sedan, the car was first produced in 1966. The use of the name Corolla is the result of long debate between the engineers in Japan in the early 1960s, dedake the name brings latin Crown of flowers.
In accordance with its name the Corolla is expected to develop in the automotive world and the expectations are met and the Toyota Corolla became the best selling vehicle in the world, Toyota has produced more than 40 million units of the Corolla, 11 generations, and more than 60 models. With that note, Corolla car predicate bears the best selling in the world, that means, if dirata-rata, a unit of the Corolla moved into the hands of consumers every 37 seconds. All 2012 Toyota Corolla manufactured in 15 factories around the world and sold 3,170 1.161 million units or units.
Meanwhile the word Altis itself comes from the word “Altitudinous“, this name is also related to the sale of the altis with the best-selling car in the world, the Altitudinous means describing the Corolla as a vehicle in the strongest class of small sedans in the world.
For Indonesia Toyota Corrola Altis 2001 introduced the first generation Altis in Indonesia is the 9th generation globally. Toyota Corrola Altis are sold today are the Sixth Generation, globally is the 3rd generation of eleven named the All New Corolla Altis. The car was officially introduced by Toyota Astra Motor (TAM) in January 2014.
The all New Corolla Altis 2014 comes in two variants i.e. 1.8 G Manual (M/T) and 1.8 V (A/T) 1,800 cc engine with the 2ZR-FE 4-cylinder 16 valve DOHC Dual VVT-i’ve revised and PIN CVT 6 speed manual. This engine produces power of 151 Ps at 6,400 rpm and torque of 19.4 kg. m at 4,000 rpm. When compared to previous generation engine used was 2000 cc engine, with the decline being 1800 cc still generate power equal to the 2000 cc engine that is 151 Hp and torque of 19.4 Kg-m this is due to the engine being used i.e. Dual VVT-i, which means that the automatic fuel consumption more efficient than the previous model. In Indonesia the All New Corolla Altis 2014 comes in variants of color Red Mica Metallic, Super White, White Pearl, Silver Metallic, Gray Metallic, Black Mica Attitude, Dark Brown Mica Metallic.
At the Bangkok International Motor Show (BIMS) Toyota launched Corolla Altis ESport Nürburgring edition, this launch to commemorate the achievement of Toyota Team Thailand who managed to occupy the 7th position in race of the endurance Race of the 24 Hours Nürburgring 2014 using the Corolla Altis.
Corolla Altis ESport Nürburgring edition is of course different from the Standard Edition, since Toyota specials then Toyota has the tabahan specs unavailable Standard Edition include the suspension of this car is set up so that his more steady compared to the Corolla Altis standards not only that the interior underwent a few changes with the use of Black-colored leather seats and presence of red accents in some parts such as dashboards and door trim.