Toyota Innova

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Toyota Innova
aka Known as the Kijang Innova in Indonesia.
Production 2004 to present
Class Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV)

Asian Utility Vehicle (AUV)

Body Style 5-door wagon
Length 4,555mm
Width 1,770mm
Height 1,755mm
Wheelbase 2,750mm
Weight 1,535kg - 1,655kg depending on variant and trims
Transmission 5-speed manual & 4-speed gate-type automatic with ECT
Engine 1TR-FE VVT-i Gas 2.0L, 4-cylinder inline DOHC

2KD-FTV diesel direct injection 4-stroke common rail (D-4D)

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Similar Proton Exora,Honda Freed
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Toyota Innova is a mid size MPV manufactured by Toyota. The car was designed in Indonesia,and later sold in Malaysia,India, Philippine,Vietnam,and Thailand.The car is nammed Kijang Innova in Indonesia,which is the successor of the legendary Toyota Kijang.

See Wikicars' comprehensive Toyota Innova Review.


Recent Changes

The 2009 facelift has some facial changes such as a new horizontal grille,a new front bumper that follows the design trend of the recent Toyota models,new wood trim colour,new rims design,and some new features.

Styles and Major Options

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Toyota Innova in India

Toyota Innova is the most popular MUV (Multi Utility Vehicle) in the Indian market which belongs to a breed of cars that is hardly seen in the auto market. Toyota Innova wishes to combine features like space and ruggedness associated with MUV's along with comfort and handling that is normally seen in high segment cars. Toyota Innova is an ambitious project, considering the fact that Toyota Innova is here to replace Qualis. Toyota Innova is car that showed Indian manufacturers quality work in a segment where most of the cars sold, are used as taxis. Toyota Innova can be an owners pride for its design, comfort, safety and innovative features. It features virtually the same dimensions as the previous model, but offers an all-new body with a lean, stylish shape that offers more interior and luggage room, engines that are more powerful yet more fuel-efficient and an all-new chassis and suspension.

The contemporary design of Toyota Innova emphasizes the fact that it is designed to cater to the world market. Innova offers excellent handling and drive quality with its elegant interiors, additional advanced features and generous cabin space. Toyota Innova has an excellent shape. Its wheel arches are flared and it is high enough to do away with any number speed bumps that it might encounter. Toyota Innova equipped with double wishbones with coil springs up the front suspension. On the other hand the rear suspension uses a non-independent suspension, with four links and a lateral rod with coil springs. In the Indian auto market, Innova is competing against Mahindra Xylo.

Engine and Transmission

As we have already mentioned earlier that Toyota Innova is available with both petrol and diesel engine option that offer different levels of power and performance. Toyota Innova is available with twelve trims out of which its three trims are equipped with the petrol engine. These petrol models of Toyota Innova are powered by the 2.0L, 1998cc, 1TR-FE, Gasoline, 4 Inline Cylinder petrol engine with EFI (Electronic Fuel Injection). This engine delivers high engine performance and produces 132 PS of maximum power at 5600rpm with 181 Nm of maximum torque at 4000rpm.

The remaining nine trims of Toyota Innova are equipped with 2.5L, 2494cc, 2KD-FTV, Diesel With Turbocharger, 4 Inline Cylinder and with Common-Rail Direct Injection fuel supply system. This engine delivers higher engine performance with excellent acceleration and lower level of NVH (Noise, Vibration and Harshness). This diesel engine produces 102 PS of maximum power at 3600rpm and 200 Nm of maximum torque at 1400~3400rpm. As per the details available at Toyota Innova


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Toyota Innova comes packed with a range of advanced safety features that help to keep you and your passengers as safe as possible.

GOA – The unique Global Outstanding Assessment (GOA) body was developed to Toyota’s own safety standards, which exceed those of most countries of the world. The crumple zone and high integrity cabin reinforced with energy absorbing materials, help to minimize injury to passenger.

SRS Airbag – The Innova comes with Supplementary Restraint System (SRS) Airbags for driver and passenger. In event of frontal collision, the airbag inflate to cushion the blow to your upper torso and head. Front dual SRS airbags to protect heads & chests of the driver & front passenger.

ELR Seat Belt – All outboard passengers have a 3-point ELR (Emergency Locking Retractor) seatbelts to minimize damage in case of a collision.

Large Disc Brakes – Large Disc Brakes deliver reliable braking performance.

ABS (Anti-Lock Brakes System) – Effectively controls the brakes in emergencies so that wheels would not stay locked. It allows you to steer even while braking to avoid danger.

LSPV (Load Sensing Proportion Valve) – Controls the braking power of the rear, according to the weight of load so that good braking performance is always available.

Collapsible Steering Column – It minimizes injury to the driver in the unfortunate case of a frontal crash. The steering column is designed to collapse during impact and stay clear of the cabin area.

High Rigidity Frame – High rigidity and strength through optimization of frame structure, plate thickness and section height.

Side Door Impact Beams – Side impact beams and other features improve the safety against impacts from front, side and rear.

Rear Window Defogger – It helps to remove the mist on the rear glass.

Theft Deterrent System (Immobilizer) – It compares the ID code of each ignition key and registered into the vehicle when the ignition key is inserted into the key cylinder. If the ID codes do not match, the engine will not start. Once ID code is verified, security warning lamp will turn OFF and enable the engine to start. As per the details available at Toyota Innova Safety Features


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Main Competitors

Hybrid Models

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Unique Attributes

In Indonesia,Innova is the best selling car.The reason is because it has plenty of space inside and the ground clearance suits the road condition in Indonesia.Innova is probadly the only modern MPV with ladder frame chassis instead of the modern monoque chassis,this gives an advantage to the off road capability.The resale value in Indonesia is very good due to its brand,Toyota.


The 2009 facelift has some changes in the interior,such as the interior colour and the wood panel colour.The wood which was cherry red is now light brown.The interior colour which was geyish beige is now tuner into tanned beige,which Toyota claims it looks more luxurious.

Resale Values

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2004-2006 owners were complaining about the fuel consumption.Despite of many criticisms,Toyota decided to fix this problem in 2007.


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Third generation (2011-present)

Innova's 7 year old platform managed to survive until the third generation.The front fascia has been changed into a more airstream design,following recend Toyota's vibrant clarity design.Somehow the new grille,which actually ressembles the vibrant clarity design,look a bit like the first generation.Rear lights design has been changed.Once again,the interior color has been changed in order to make it feel brand new.Wood color was replaced by a dark gloss piano-like color.

Second generation (2009-2010)

The second generation of Innova has a minor change.The grille has been redesigned into a V shape style.The rear lights have a different color from the previous one and the rims have a new design.Inside,the light color interior was replaced by a more tanned color.The wood trim color is also changed into a brighter one.This facelift only survived for 2 years.

First Generation/Origins (2004-2008)

Toyota Innova was first introduced in Indonesia in 2004.It is named Kijang Innova in Indonesia,as the successor of the legendary Toyota Kijang.However,in another country,they only name it Innova.The Innova is known for its value for money where it is spacious and has lots of features in an affordable price.Early Innova cars have complains from owners about the fuel consumption.Toyota fixed this problem in 2007,making it a more fuel efficient car.

The Toyota Innova got redesigned in 2009.The grille,bumpers,rear lights,and interior colors are redesigned.The color of the wood trim which used to be reddish brown is now replaced with light brown color,however,some people do not like the new wood color.The interior color is now changed into a more exotic color.Again,not many people like the new change.


The car is available in : Indonesia,Phillipines,Vietnam,Thailand,Singapore,and Malaysia.

Design quirks and oddities

Being the best selling car in Indonesia,almost all people in Indonesia know this car.


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