Toyota has been providing the Noah and Voxy minivans since late 2001 and now the duo is making the transition to the fourth era. Looking bolder than ever, the boxy household haulers might be had with as much as eight seats, plus wheelchair-adapted configurations often called Welcab fashions. Both sit on the TNGA-C platform and have energy sliding doorways, operating boards, hand grips, and a sq. form to maximise the obtainable area inside.
The JDM folks carriers have been engineered with front- and all-wheel-drive drivetrains and boast a 2.0-liter gasoline engine working with a CVT. The latter has a “10-speed Sport Sequential Shiftmatic for fun shift changes with the feeling of a manual.” Alternatively, there is a hybrid powertrain consisting of a 1.8-liter unit with an upgraded electrical motor and battery pack in comparison with the previous-generation fashions.
Should their designs not be polarizing sufficient, the brand new Noah and Voxy might be optionally geared up with additional goodies from Toyota’s in-house tuners TRD and Modellista. From physique kits and customized 18-inch wheels to extra exterior lighting and door deal with protectors, there’s one thing for everybody. These add-ons proceed on the within the place clients can have a JBL sound system and even an inflatable mattress.
Described as “compact cab wagons,” the 2 fashions have embraced the minivan theme moreover with the Mk4 by having extra upright C-pillars. The distance between them has elevated by 75 millimeters (almost three inches) to 1,295 mm (51 in) for extra room inside. The minivans are 4,695 mm (184.8 in) lengthy, 4,695 mm (184.8 in) extensive, and 1,895–1,925 mm (74.6–75.8 in) tall, relying on the model.
Hosted on a wheelbase measuring 2,850 mm (112.2 in), the inside has a sensible underfloor incorporating a big 104-liter (3.67-cubic ft) storage field. The rearmost seats are put in on a sliding mechanism and might be folded for additional cargo capability with only one contact. The seven-seat mannequin will come together with captain’s chairs within the second row.
Cheaper trim ranges get an eight-inch heart display whereas the dearer fashions are upgraded to a ten.5-inch show. Toyota claims it’s the primary automotive producer to put in a “free-stop rear hatch door” for the variations that don’t have the power-operated tailgate. How does it work? Simply pushing the rear door stops it at any angle courtesy of a Karakuri mechanism.
Both 2022 minivans are already on sale within the Land of the Rising Sun the place they value from 2,670,000 to three,960,000 yen or about $23,300 to $34,500 at present trade charges. Toyota labels the Noah because the mainstream model whereas Voxy is the distinctive one.