The new 2022 Toyota Glanza has been unveiled days after the unveiling of the new-generation Maruti Suzuki Baleno. The new Glanza looks sportier different although it is built on the same platform as the old edition.
The new Glanza has a completely different appearance in comparison to the Baleno. With redesigned wider grille, making it look Toyota-like.
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The wider grille gets a chrome accent in the centre, with C-shaped chrome inserts and a wide air intake the bumper looks angular. The swept-up headlights come with LED DRLs making it unique to Toyota, while the bonnet gets muscular curves for a sportier look. At the rear end, the Glanza gets split taillamps making its profile similar to Baleno. Toyota also added a new set of 16-inch alloy wheels.
Inside the cabin, the new Glanza is similar to that of Baleno, with minor tweaks and similar features. A new bigger and more advanced 9-inch SmartPlay Pro Plus infotainment system that offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, and also gets over 40 connected car features. Along with the Alexa assistance, a head-up display (HUD), Arkamys tuned sound system, a 360-degree view camera, rear AC vents has also been added.
Powertrain and Performance
Similar to the Maruti Suzuki Baleno, the new Glanza comes with the same 1.2L DualJet petrol engine which produces 88 bhp at 6,000 rpm and 113 Nm of peak torque at 4,400 rpm and is paired with a 5-speed manual and an AMT unit. With a top speed of 180 Kmph, the Glanza can go from 0-60 in 8.2 seconds.
Mileage and Pricing
The new Glanza has a fuel efficiency of 22.3 km/l with manual transmission and 22.9 km/l with the AMT transmission, making it slightly lower than Baleno. Toyota is offering a warranty of 3 years/100,000 km with the option to opt for an extended warranty of up to 5 years/220,000 km. The company has four trim levels and seven variants making its price start from 6.39 Lakhs.
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