Toyota Yaris For Sale
The Used Toyota Yaris for sale is a subcompact four-door sedan and hatchback from the Japanese manufacturer and has been in production since 1999. In a competitive market segment, the second hand Toyota Yaris has enjoyed massive popularity in South Africa due to the large brand following in South Africa. It is currently in its fourth generation, the pre-owned Toyota Yaris for sale has seen several facelifts and has stayed relevant for current car buyers.
The latest generation (2018) is a head-turner in all aspects. With a brand new and very stylish external design, the Used Yaris for sale is becoming a fashion statement. The 2018 model is slightly longer and wider, translating to more cabin space. The grille design with its turned up corners and slanting headlights gives an impression of smiling ability. The back has also gone through a new design exercise with lines that compliment the silhouette and can be mistaken for an SUV.
Interior design is pragmatic and durable but with a touch of tech and sophistication to satisfy a demanding market section. Cabin space is more than adequate and cargo space is an impressive 310 litres, considering it is a compact car. The fascia has been slightly updated and is fitted with hard plastics and durable fabrics. Tech set includes; touch screen infotainment system, steering wheel controls and, Apple CarPlay / Android Auto, Bluetooth connectivity and USB sockets, but only in the Xs and Sport edition. Cup holders, door pockets, cubbyhole and central console all provide interior storage spots.
The pre-owned Yaris is fitted with a 1,5litre petrol engine that produces 97kW and 140Nm torque. It is available in manual and automatic gearboxes. The engine is powerful enough, combined with the lightweight body to perform well in city driving and longer drives. Combined fuel consumption is recorded at around 5.8litres per 100km.
Second-hand Yaris' seems to keep their value quite well, depending on how well they were maintained. It is a good vehicle option for delivery or courier services or as a small family car. The younger models with their updated design have proven to be popular in a more mature market segment that wants to downsize, rather than young and status-conscious buyers. Younger buyers seem to prefer more tech-savvy and exciting options. As always, price and durability meet in the Toyota brand.