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The Toyota Yaris ECOVan is a light commercial vehicle equipped with a hybrid powertrain and has ample cargo space.

1 year since the 4th generation was released Toyota yaris In Europe, the ECO Van variant has emerged as a hybrid light commercial vehicle in Spain, with more cargo space mixed in.

Seen from the outside, the Yaris ECO Van 2021 European Car of the Year – Unless you are using the optional vinyl-covered rear window. However, the situation inside the cabin is very different, such as the removal of the rear seats, which greatly expands the luggage space. as a result, Yaris ECOVan can handle cargo from the passenger version of 286 liters to 720 liters. Flat floor boots with a surface area of ​​0.9 m³ are made of wood and covered with a durable textured rubber mat.

Behind the seat is a safety divider grid and a special mount for fixing large and heavy objects. Yaris can handle cargo weights of up to 430 kg. This is comparable to most rivals in the Halfton LCV segment.

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Passenger version Yaris Also sold in Europe with 1.0-liter and 1.5-liter petrol engines, the ECO Van is exclusively available as a hybrid and is free to move around the center of Madrid. The powertrain combines a 3-cylinder 1.5-liter engine with an electric motor to deliver a total output of 114 hp (85 kW / 116 PS) and 120 Nm (88.5 lb-ft). Power is sent to the front axle via the e-CVT automatic gearbox.

Yaris ECO Van is available in two trim levels. The base Business Plus comes standard with the Toyota Safety Sense ADAS system, a 7-inch touch screen for infotainment systems, LED headlights, air conditioning, and 15-inch alloy wheels. Active Tech adds LED taillights, an 8-inch touch screen with a rear-view camera, smart entry and keyless go, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.

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Yaris ECO Van is more expensive than a 5-seater YarisThe conversion will add € 1,300 ($ 1,535) and VAT to the price of the base model. This means that small LCVs start at € 23,373 ($ 27,587) at the Business Plus trim level and € 24,498 ($ 28,915) at Active Tech. At the moment, the Toyota Yaris ECO Van is only available in Spain, but may be available in other European markets in the near future.

From H / T Motor passion The Toyota Yaris ECOVan is a light commercial vehicle equipped with a hybrid powertrain and has ample cargo space.

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