D he Japanese use the 64th International Motor Show ( IAA) in Frankfurt to refresh their model range in Europe. The Toyota Avensis is being revised in the middle of its model cycle and its front design sets the direction for future Toyota models.
Toyota Prius series grows at the IAA
Toyota rings out at the IAA also ushered in a new era for the Prius model family. With the Toyota Prius Plus is celebrating its series debut at the IAA for the seven-seater van variant of the hybrid model. The Toyota Prius Plus will go on sale in Europe in the first half of 2012. The Prius premiere will be complemented by the debut of the Plug-in version of the conventional Prius .
In the same year, the series version of the Toyota FT-86 sports car study will also go on sale. Before that, the two-door model with Subaru genes and boxer engine is allowed to present itself again at the IAA in Frankfurt.
New Toyota Yaris at the IAA
Completely new to the IAA is the new Toyota Yaris. The small car offered in Japan as Toyota Vitz is already on sale in its home market with a new look. Europeans will only get to know the Yaris, which will be much more angular in the future, at the fair in Frankfurt. With the 2012 model generation of the Toyota Hilux, there is also a pickup from Japan at the IAA.
All trade fair innovations from Toyota and other manufacturers are available in the IAA-Themensammlung .