Toyota Lanka (Pvt) Limited launched its first 1000 cc new vehicle – Wigo, at the Ceylon Motor Show at the BMICH recently.
Introduced to serve a clear market need for a high-quality yet affordable, comfortable and safe, brand-new entry level car, the Wigo is designed with the modern family and young executive in mind, the company said in a press release.
Toyota Lanka, Managing Director Shungo Yoshioka said, “For someone buying their first car in Sri Lanka, the Wigo offers not only safety, comfort and affordability but also brings with it the opportunity to become part of a renowned and respected global brand.”
“We at Toyota Lanka are happy to invite all potential buyers to experience the prestige of owning a Toyota, the comfort and safety of a technically sound vehicle and the high-quality after sales services that comes with Toyota’s global customer service standards,” he said.
The car comes with a sleek exterior design, rear spoiler with integrated high-mount stop lamp and a chrome package that adds to the car’s visual appeal.
The car though small is marketed as fun and easy to drive whether it is for a beginner or seasoned driver. The Wigo gives an ample amount of legroom for the backseat passengers and also has a spacious rear luggage compartment. It also comes fully equipped with Radio/CD/MP3 with USB and Aux, power windows and door-locks, standard airbags and an Anti-lock Breaking System. The vehicle runs on a 1L in-line 3 cylinder DOHC engine that guarantees high fuel efficiency and carries a 4-speed automatic transmission.