Toyota Vellfire Luxury MPV
The Toyota Vellfire luxury MPV is the newest full-size luxury MPV to make its way to India and the model promises absolute comfort with a hybrid powertrain. It has been a long-awaited model from the manufacturer and comes to India as a Completely Built Unit (CBU).
The Toyota Vellfire gets a premium look accentuated by the chrome-heavy face with the sharp twin LED headlamp setup, along with a large front bumper featuring triangular bezels around the foglamps. The SUV also comes with blue highlight around the Toyota logo revealing its hybrid nature.
The Vellfire's exterior features sharp character lines along with flared wheel arches, stylish alloy wheels, and electrically sliding doors. The MPV measure 4,935 mm in length, 1,850 mm in width, and 1,895 mm in height, while featuring a wheelbase of 3,000 mm.
At the rear, the Toyota Vellfire comes with a flat design featuring large roof-mounted spoilers, with sharp clear glass taillamps that are connected by a heavy chrome slat with the Toyota logo at the centre, with blue accents.
The Vellfire comes with a well-laid-out cabin and a driver-oriented dashboard, featuring a touchscreen infotainment system, wooden inlays on the centre console, and 4-spoke multi-functional steering wheel. The front row also get contoured seats and a large central armrest with storage area.
The Vellfire is essentially a six-seater, but the main highlight is the second row captain seats. The seats also come with sliding function with good amount of travel, and they are upholstered in premium quality leather.
The Toyota Vellfire gets two captain seats in the second row complete with reclining function, electronic footrest and a fore-aft slide function. The seats are also ventilated, perfect for our weather, while there are cupholders.
For the entertainment of rear seat passengers, the Toyota Vellfire also comes with a roof-mounted entertainment screen with HDMI and WiFi support. The MPV also gets a 17-speakers JBL sound system setup, and dual panoramic sunroof.
The Toyota Vellfire is powered by a 2.5-litre petrol engine that alone makes 87 bhp and 198 Nm of peak torque. But it is paired with two electric motors, offering 105 kW and 50 kW respectively, thus churning out a combined power output of 196 bhp. The powertrain is paired with an e-CVT that sends power to the front wheels, while the electronic 4WD ensures improved high-speed stability.