AutonetMagz – After several leaked info regarding this affordable car appears, finally one of the duet LCGC introduced by ADM today.
After around 3 years with no improvement, finally Daihatsu give an actual steps by releasing the new Daihatsu Ayla Facelift, the car introduced on Today, 7th April 2017 at ADM Vehicle Logistic Center in Sunter.
The new Daihatsu Ayla facelift will be fitted with a new 3NR-VE 1.2 liter engine 4 cylinder with Dual VVT-i like fitted in the SIgra. It will generate 88 PS at 6,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 108 Nm at 4,200 rpm, it will be available along with the 1.0 liter model, so you could choose which one you prefer.
This new 1.2 liter engine claimed to have a lower emission level, and ready for the upcoming Euro 4 standard that will be applied next year. As on the new Daihatsu Ayla facelift, a rear stabilizer now fitted at the rear as standard to improve its overall driving experience.
For the looks, just like we informed before, the front fascia looks much different, as it fitted with a projector headlamp with LED Clearance lamp, LED DRL, and foglamp, along with a new headlight design, grille, and bumper, which remind us of the Daihatsu Terios grille.
From the side, it now fitted with a new two tone 14 inches wheels, side guard, and a new LED rear lamp plus lens garnish. Several chrome details arrived to complete the overall design, such as Chrome window list at the rear, chrome muffler cutter, rear spoiler with High mount stop lamp in LED, and a new sportier rear bumper.
As for the 1.0 liter version, despite it didn’t got much changes like the bigger 1.2 liter model, it remains to have a new grille and front bumper at front, a rear lens garnish as the retreat lamp to accompany the unchanged tail lamp.
For the interior, the unified semi-bucket seat styling remains, but it fitted with a new door trim with fabric material, a silver middle dashboard finishing, and a new touch screen 2DIN with DVD, USB, and Bluetooth features, along with audio steering switch. As for safety, it fitted with Dual SRS airbag, pretensioner and force limiter seatbelt, and immobilizer.
While on the 1.0 liter model, Ayla facelift fitted with a piano black center cluster trim, a piano black on the door trim, and a new bezel at the steering wheel and transmission lever.
The 1.2 liter model will be available in X, R and R Deluxe trim, as the 1.0 liter remains to available in D, D_, M, X and X Deluxe, with 5 color choice and a new color, which is Orange Metallic who available only for the 1.2 liter variant.
The price could be seen on the table below, as the 1.2 liter AT price are nearing the IDR 150 million marks, as the most affordable model are the X 1.2 liter MT at IDR 125 million.