Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) is going to give another big blow to its customers. In the past, the company had discontinued its famous sedan car Yaris and now the company has announced that it will increase the price of its vehicles from next month. These new prices will be applicable from October 1. That is, this is the last chance to buy Toyota cars at a low price.
According to media reports, Toyota has decided to increase the price due to the increase in the cost price of the vehicles. However, Toyota has not yet shared any information about the percentage increase in the price of the vehicles. This will depend on different models.
The updated variant-wise prices will be available across all authorized dealerships from next month, they will be informed soon, after which the new price will be applicable. Auto component and commodity prices are increasing continuously. It is also to be noted here that the freight charges which a manufacturer has to bear as well, its effect is also visible on the cost of the vehicles.
Let us tell you that last month Innova Crysta became costlier by two percent and Yaris was discontinued in the same month. Currently, Toyota sells models like Innova Crysta, Glanza, Urban Cruiser, Vellfire, Fortuner and Camry in the Indian market.
The popularity of these two models in the market:
Japanese company Toyota has been selling vehicles in the Indian market for a long time. But there is no combination of Toyota Fortuner and Innova Crysta in the premium segment. Both these vehicles are the best selling in their segment. If we look at the sales figures, in the month of August, the company has sold a total of 2,387 units of Fortuner, which is a complete 226% increase as compared to just 733 units in the month of August last year.
At the same time, a total of 5,755 units of Innova Crysta have been sold during this period, which was 2,943 units in the month of August last year. This is the best selling car in the premium MPV segment. Innova is quite popular amongst the customers for its powerful power, great features and comfortable ride coupled with high seating capacity.