The engine has to be revved well past 3,500 rpm to reach its peak torque of 103 pound-feet, by which point there's a lot of engine roar. There is a 1.0 litre three-cylinder petrol engine and a 1.5 litre hybrid in the current lineup, with older models differing. It's equipped with premium features. (Yaris doesn't get the Entune App Suite connectivity now offered on most other Toyota models, however.) View Details. The 2016 Toyota Yaris subcompact hatchback is the company's lowest-priced car sold in the U.S. The engine's still noisy when pressed, though. At low speeds, we like the feel of the electric power steering, where it loads up rather nicely from center and tracks well. But from behind the wheel, the Yaris’s unfortunate face is quickly forgotten. Ride quality is good, though, and with more sound insulation for 2015, the Yaris is now a relatively quiet cruiser—if you're comfortable with slow progress. Still, there's plenty of space for groceries and the like without folding down the seat—and the Yaris's 15.3 cubic feet of cargo volume is respectable. The 2016 Toyota Yaris is now substantially below par in fuel efficiency for the small-car category, not only against its 50-mpg Prius C sibling, but against a number of newer competitors that deliver combined EPA ratings of 35 to 37 mpg. The 2016 Toyota Yaris is a small car that fails to deliver much driving excitement—unless you get the top-of-the-line Yaris SE with the manual transmission, get your kicks mostly under 30 mph, and are willing to look past some rather obvious shortfalls. And then along comes the 2016 Yaris Sedan. On that one, the Yaris was rated "Marginal," just one step above the lowest "Poor." Compare Car MPGs. It’s looking to divert your attention away from other small cars such as the Ford, Fiesta, Peugeot 208 and VW Polo, although none of these offers a petrol-electric hybrid power. The 1.5-liter inline-4 puts out a meager 106 horsepower, low for the class, and a 5-speed manual transmission provides performance that's tepid at best, though it can be perky at city speeds if you work it hard. They also include a split-folding rear seat and height-adjustable driver's seat, which were optional in earlier model years. Back-seat space is cramped for adults, unless you're willing to do a lot of horse-trading with front-seat occupants, and then you'll find you can get only just enough knee room. These days, the 37-mpg Scion iA sedan is fun to drive, and the 36-mpg Honda Fit has it all in cabin flexibility and interior volume. To be my first Toyota, this model (called ETIOS in my Country) is a very well done car. If it were more fun to drive, or bigger inside, that would be understandable. 2016 Toyota Yaris 1.33 VVT-i Design 5dr £8,495 More details. Toyota Yaris Sedan 2016 1.5 SE Gallery. 2016 Toyota Yaris Sedan Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article 20/20 SLIDES The Yaris is a light car, and suspension and noise-insulation improvements last year both improved the ride and lowered wind and tire noise inside the cabin. The class-leading Honda Fit handily dispenses the Yaris in both cargo space and flexibility. The Toyota Yaris 2016 comes in Hatchback and Sedan. The 2016 Toyota Yaris doesn't have particularly good gas mileage; if you want the best in class, just check its sibling, the Toyota Prius C hybrid. The base model is the Yaris L, the mid-level version (and volume seller) is the Yaris LE, and the sporty high-end alternative is the Yaris SE. AED 30,000. Inventory Cars. Ratios are widely spaced, downshifts are loud and dramatic, and the fuel economy is below the class average for either version. With EPA ratings of 30 mpg city, 37 highway, 33 combined for the 5-speed manual version and 30/36/32 mpg for models fitted with the archaic 4-speed automatic transmission, the Yaris just doesn't offer very good gas mileage. AED 275,000. Pictures; Show More. The Toyota Yaris 2016 is available in Regular Unleaded Petrol. New BMW M4 Coupe 2016. Toyota Yaris 1.33 Design (2016) review. As of last year, all Yaris models also gain an Entune Audio system that has a 6.1-inch touchscreen, HD Radio, a USB port, an auxiliary input, voice recognition, and Bluetooth audio streaming—complementing Bluetooth hands-free calling. The Yaris is in insurance group 3, 4 or 8 depending on the model. The dash has horizontal, shelf-like lines and the controls are simple, cheerful, and easy to understand. It's smaller than the Corolla compact and Camry mid-size sedans, both of which greatly outsell it. It's badly matched to what little power the engine has, and it produces loud and dramatic downshifts among widely spaced gears when asked for more power. The steering in the Yaris stays on center at higher speeds, but progressively increases the effort at lower speeds—making it fun in the city and confident on the highway. While the hatchback continues its tradition of bland yet honest mediocrity, the four-door’s been replaced by a changeling. If you want peak horsepower, you'll have to get the engine truly screaming, way up at 6,000 rpm. View Details. New Hyundai Sonata 2.0L 2016 . Six speed manual transmission, AM/FM sound system with USB audio and Bluetooth Capability, keyless entry and push button start, power adjustable heated mirrors, 60/40 split fold down seats, six advanced accident avoidance safety technologies, and six airbags, 365 Bloor St East, Toronto, ON, M4W3L4, www.postmedia.com. by Toyota Yaris:9 from on Sat Aug 06 2016 I bought this car a month ago. But the face is a double take. The Yaris design, now in its fourth year, is tall yet nicely proportioned from the side, and comes in either three- or five-door versions. Safety ratings for the 2016 Yaris are a mixed bag, with four stars overall from the NHTSA and "Good" ratings from the IIHS on all tests except the new and tough small-overlap front crash test. Buy a used Toyota Yaris 2016 car or sell your 2nd hand Toyota Yaris 2016 car on dubizzle and reach our automotive market of 1.6+ million buyers in the United Arab of Emirates. The 4-speed automatic option is far worse—and one of the few such units left in any small car. They’re obsessive in their devotion, know technical specs better than I know my own phone number, and invest more in tools and equipment than they do in their vehicles. The upside is that the Yaris delivers excellent fuel economy; overall fuel consumption was 6.7 L/100 km, and a fair bit of that was inner-city driving. Head room is generous even for taller occupants, however. Toyota's entry-level sedan is surprisingly engaging, Well executed cabin, great driving dynamics, Add a Mazda2-based Yaris hatch to the lineup, Since even the base Yaris sedan comes with air conditioning and Bluetooth – give me one with a 6-speed manual, Cheap Wheels: The 11 most affordable new cars in Canada, We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting, First Drive: 2016 Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4 Spyder, Toyota pausing Japan production next week due to steel shortage, The top 10 best-selling vehicles in the world, Toyota recalling 2.87 million SUVs over separating seat belts, Honda gearing up to recall at least 34K Civics, Toyota unveils bite-sized Yaris Cross — but it isn't coming to Canada. © 2020 The Car Connection. Looking for a different year of the Toyota Yaris? Navigation is now a dealer- or port-installed option, but note that Yaris models do not offer the Entune App Suite connectivity now found in most other Toyota models. The Yaris comes in three models and has relatively few options. Ensuring that no enthusiasts are within earshot, I’ve often recommended such cheap and reliable subcompacts as the Toyota Yaris to these buyers – who actually appreciate their forgettable characters. It also got significantly more sound insulation, plus a new acoustic windshield, off of which improved the ride and reduced road and wind noise. AED 275,000. View Details. The result is flatter cornering without much impact on ride comfort, which remains good. The abundance of swoops and sharp creases creates some interesting surface energy. Inside the 2016 Yaris, the cabin is straightforward and intuitive. After the phase-out of the Scion marque in the United States, the car was renamed as the Toyota Yaris iA from August 2016 for the 2017 model year. And it's all this - and more - for surprisingly less than you'd expect. The Yaris has better electric power steering than many other Toyotas, and the sporty, top-of-the-line Yaris SE model has a stiffer suspension with thicker anti-sway bars. As a 2016 Toyota Yaris owner, you know you can depend on your Yaris for many miles to come. Brakes on all models work well, and the pedal is firmer and less mushy than in some competitors. AED 65,000. Navigation is optional at $515. A redesigned front end last year gave the Yaris new hood sculpting, a swooping line of brightwork around a large Toyota emblem, and a larger trapezoidal grille with new black mesh design texturing. £7,995 More details. Detailed car specs: 2016 Toyota Yaris. Recall List for the 2016 Toyota Yaris. Safety equipment is predictable, with electronic stability control, anti-lock brakes, electronic brake-force distribution and brake assist included in all models. While it has nine airbags as standard, electronic safety systems are confined to the mandated minimum. New Hyundai Sonata 2.0L 2016 . Front seats are comfortable and supportive, with plenty of headroom. New Mercedes-Benz C-Clas C 63 AMG 2016. Overall, aside from Toyota reliability, the French-built Yaris has very little that causes it to stand out above other subcompacts in this increasingly competitive market segment. With the promise of a new Mazdaspeed3 hatch arriving next year, we can’t help but wish that Toyota would once again join forces with Mazda to produce a hot-hatch subcompact based on the discontinued-in-Canada Mazda2. But the rear seats are smaller than those in many competitors, particularly the Nissan Versa Note, and the Yaris is more suited to use by two adults than four. Toyota Yaris, 2016 MPG (Fuel Consumption), Road Tax, Fuel Economy and emissions data. Plus, customize the OEM way with 2016 Toyota Yaris Accessories. View Details. This depends on the model of the car. The Car Connection is published by. A mid-cycle update last year gave the Yaris a retuned suspension, which gave the car relatively good ride quality for its class and mostly eliminated the bobbing motions suffered in some small cars with short wheelbases. AED 65,000. But it isn’t the first time that Toyota has partnered up with another manufacturer to enrich their gene pool; there have been joint efforts with Subaru, General Motors – and even an Aston Martin alliance that produced the bizarre little Cygnet. AED 369,000. (It's one reason that three-door body styles are such a rarity even in this small-car category.). New Nissan Maxima SR 2016. View Details. If commuting is the main priority, it's perfectly adequate for that task—even if it doesn't maximize the space available, as the Honda Fit or even the Nissan Versa Note hatchback do. AED 369,000. Unusually for a subcompact car, even the base models get six speakers for the audio system. On a test last year, our Yaris SE with the 4-speed automatic, driven rather aggressively over a 45-mile route on two-lane rural roads—including full-throttle passing and climbs to almost 4,000 feet of elevation and back down—returned about 32 mpg, according to the trip computer (matching its combined rating). 2016 Toyota Yaris OEM parts will give you both peace of mind and total confidence for all those miles. It isn’t quite the “premium subcompact” Toyota’s claiming it to be, but there’s an abundance of soft-touch materials about the cabin, and the level of noise reduction is rather good for its segment. The aging, optional 4-speed automatic is one of the few left in any small car these days. The Yaris has better electric power steering than many other Toyotas, which have historically been vague and numb. Most of my car friends are like Jil. The 2016 Toyota Yaris Sedan is unlike anything you've never associated a subcompact with. A stiffer suspension and thicker anti-sway bars on the sporty SE model provide flatter cornering and roadholding without much impact on ride comfort, which is good. With most of the design done in France, where it's built, the Yaris is a foreign entity through and through. Buyers looking for more interior flexibility would be better served by a Honda Fit, Nissan Versa Note or even the Yaris Hatchback. The Toyota Yaris is far from the largest car in the expanding segment of subcompacts. With the quality and value of a Toyota Certified Used Vehicle, opting for a pre-owned Yaris is a savvy move. It all adds up to an old-fashioned driving experience with a lot of noise for not a lot of forward motion. The suspension is more softly sprung than a typical Mazda, but still solid enough to provide a planted yet supple ride. All Rights Reserved. If you want rear disc brakes, they're only offered on the Yaris SE. 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