Motor distributor Toyota Kenya has launched the Urban Cruiser in the Kenyan market, the latest SUV in the Toyota Kenya product line-up. The Urban Cruiser will start retailing from Ksh. 2.7 million inclusive of VAT.

Toyota Kenya Managing Director, Arvinder Reel said the Urban Cruiser, embodies Toyota’s quality, durability, and reliability promise, with the vehicle designed for customers looking for SUV comfort, latest technology at an affordable price point.

“Toyota Kenya has always operated on the premise of giving our customers the best. And we as continue growing our small car segment offering, we continue introducing new and innovative products that offer value for money and will see more Kenyans drive brand-new vehicles,” said Mr. Reel.

Despite the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Toyota Kenya recorded a 4% share growth in the market, excluding trucks and buses. “We are therefore optimistic that the small car segment will continue performing well as we progress in the year,” added Mr. Reel.

The Urban Cruiser is an attractive SUV with the combination of design, performance and technology offering consumers the comfort and sophistication required from an SUV. It has a fuel efficient and responsive engine that gives quick pick up on speed, best technology that includes Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD), a further advancement of the ABS, and generous interior space including a luggage space of 328 litres and a 60/40 rear split.

Toyota Kenya has partnered with major financial institutions in Kenya to assist Kenyan acquire the Urban Cruiser, with various financing option.

The Urban Cruiser will be available through Toyota Kenya’s network of branches and dealerships countrywide, with customers enjoying a 3 year/100,000 km manufacturer warranty. We endeavour to offer an unforgettable Toyota Kenya Experience through a comprehensive After Sales support as well as provision of genuine spare parts.

Toyota Urban Cruiser specifications

ARAI Mileage: 18.76 kmpl
Fuel type: Petrol
Engine Displacement (cc): 1462
Max Power (bhp@rpm): 103.26bhp@6000rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm): 138nm@4400rpm
Seating Capacity: 5
Transmission type: Automatic
Boot space (Litres): 328
Fuel tank capacity: 48.0
Body type: SUV