2023 Toyota Yaris Cross GR Sport priced

Toyota Australia has launched a brand new GR Sport variant to the Yaris Cross mild SUV vary for the 2023 mannequin 12 months.

The Toyota Yaris Cross GR Sport is priced from $35,840 earlier than on-road prices, which is $3850 costlier than the GXL 2WD Hybrid it’s based mostly on. It’s additionally $2150 cheaper than the range-topping City AWD Hybrid.

The Yaris Cross GR Sport has retuned suspension that’s mentioned to assist sharpen steering really feel and response.

Toyota engineers have made adjustments to the suspension to cut back physique roll and enhance experience consolation, and argue the steering ought to really feel extra direct due to element adjustments at each ends of the automotive.

General the suspension has been lowered by 10mm to “additional assist dealing with”, with extra chassis enhancements together with an underfloor brace and a second brace working alongside the decrease rear of the automobile.

There have been no powertrain modifications.

The Toyota Yaris Cross GR Sport is powered by a petrol-electric hybrid system that consists a 1.5-litre three-cylinder petrol engine and two electrical motors producing a complete of 85kW of energy.

That is mated to an repeatedly variable transmission (e-CVT) with drive despatched to the entrance wheels solely. There’s no all-wheel drive choice.

On the surface, the Yaris Cross GR Sport differentiates itself from the remainder of the vary with 18-inch wheels that includes a two-tone design, purple brake calipers with GR logos on the entrance brakes, a singular entrance grille with black mesh, a “sporty” rear diffuser, black mirror caps, and GR badging.

Contained in the Yaris Cross GR Sport are entrance sport seats with gray artificial leather-based and perforated black suede-like upholstery, mild gray stitching carried over to the steering wheel, aluminium pedals, and gunmetal trim highlights.

There are additionally GR logos on the headrests, steering wheel, and sensible keys.

Along with these inside tweaks, there’s an additional USB-C port within the sprint and Nanoe2X air ionisation expertise within the local weather management system.

Identical to the Yaris Cross GXL 2WD Hybrid, the GR Sport has LED headlights, a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with wired Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, satellite tv for pc navigation, a surround-view digital camera, in addition to a three-year complimentary subscription to Toyota Linked Providers.

The Yaris Cross GR Sport is accessible in 5 exterior colors together with Frosted White, Gorgeous Silver, Ink, Atomic and Lunar Blue.

Frosted White and Atomic Rush are each obtainable with a black two-tone roof that additionally provides a silver Yaris Cross brand on the rocker moulding.

In regard to the broader Yaris Cross vary, Toyota has added a brand new exterior paint choice – Frosted White – which is changing Crystal Pearl.

City grades are additionally now not obtainable with the two-tone gold roof color scheme. Frosted White, Atomic Rush, Latte, Tuscan Gold and Mineral Blue are nonetheless obtainable with a two-tone black roof although.

2023 Toyota Yaris Cross pricing:

GX

  • 2WD petrol: $26,990
  • 2WD hybrid: $28,990
  • AWD hybrid: $31,990

GXL

  • 2WD petrol: $29,990
  • 2WD hybrid: $31,990
  • AWD hybrid: $34,990

GR Sport

  • 2WD hybrid: $35,840 (NEW)

City

  • 2WD petrol: $32,990
  • 2WD hybrid: $34,990
  • AWD hybrid: $37,990

All costs exclude on-road prices.

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