Toyota Kirloskar Motor Unveils the All-New Vellfire in India

Toyota Kirloskar Motor Unveils the All-New Vellfire in India
L-R: From Toyota Kirloskar Motor - Mr. Masakazu Yoshimura, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Atul Sood, Vice President – Sales and Strategic Marketing and Mr. Tadashi Asazuma, Executive Vice President- Sales, Service & Used Car

Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric Vehicle, Redefining the Luxury and Comfort

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) today launched the highly anticipated All-New Vellfire, a luxurious self-charging strong hybrid electric masterpiece that redefines the essence of comfort, sophistication, and performance in the Indian automotive landscape. The All-New Vellfire offers excellent comfort and refined mobility, commanding force and dynamic prowess that elevates the driving experience to extraordinary heights. Crafted with seamlessly intuitive technology and thoughtful amenities, the vehicle embodies convenience and opulence in every journey.

While the All-New Vellfire delivers a powerful performance, it also ensures low fuel consumption and carbon footprints. Vellfire being a strong hybrid electric vehicle (SHEV), studies have shown that SHEVs can run 40% of the distance and 60% of the time on electric or zero-emission mode with the engine off**.

Sharing his thoughts on Toyota’s All-New Vellfire Launch in India, Mr. Masakazu Yoshimura, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Toyota Kirloskar Motor said, "Today marks a momentous milestone in our India journey as we introduce the All-New Vellfire, a symbol of Toyota's class-leading technology, comfort and elegance. We are thrilled to present this masterpiece to the customers which represents the pinnacle of luxury while embracing a greener future. This further reflects our relentless efforts, by adopting multiple pathways towards realizing ‘Carbon Neutrality’, and in line with the direction of the ‘Government of India’. We remain steadfast in our pursuit of mass electrification and offering sustainable mobility, as we strive to create a better tomorrow for all.”

Also speaking on Toyota’s latest offering, Mr Atul Sood, Vice President – Sales and Strategic Marketing, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, said, “The introduction of the All-New Vellfire in the India market signifies a remarkable milestone in our pursuit of excellence. We understand the discerning preferences of the market and strive to push boundaries and set new benchmarks in the automotive industry. The All-New Vellfire, with its refined aesthetics, and advanced features, brings a new level of opulence and sophistication. The vehicle’s spacious interiors provide a haven of relaxation and indulgence, allowing passengers to truly immerse themselves in a world of luxury. With unique design interfaces and intuitive controls, every aspect of this new model is crafted to make driving effortless and enjoyable.

The All-New Vellfire delivery is expected to commence from November 2023 onwards. With this new launch, we are confident to further elevate the positive demand that the Vellfire Brand has established for itself over the last 4 years, since its first-ever introduction, in India. We are taking every effort to maximize the supply to the best possible & deliver the All-New Vellfire at the right time and right location to our discerned customers”.

Experience an awesome driving experience with the courtesy of the All-New Vellfire's TNGA platform (GA-K). With enhanced rigidity and stability, the advanced suspension system endows the All-New Vellfire with superior manoeuvrability, while offering a luxurious & comfortable ride. In addition, this strong hybrid electric vehicle (SHEV) model, features a 2.5-litre inline four-cylinder DOHC (Double Overhead Camshaft) engine, offers a maximum power output of 142 kW (@ 6000 rpm) and a maximum torque of 240 Nm @ 4300-4500 rpm. It is also coupled with an electric motor and a hybrid battery, ensuring low emissions whilst delivering a delightful driving experience. Toyota’s Strong Hybrid Electric Vehicle System promises outstanding fuel efficiency(19.28 km per liter*), contributing to a greener and more sustainable future.