TOYOTA REDEFINES THE COMPACT SUV SEGMENT WITH THE LAUNCH OF THE NEW RAIZE.
Toyota distributor Ebrahim Khalil Kanoo, has unveiled the brandnew Raize. Pairing outstanding efficiency with distinctive design, the new vehicle highlights Toyota’s focus on convenience and comfort. Measuring around four metres, the Raize is ideal for customers to enjoy the additional luggage space and safety of an SUV, while being compact and easy to drive. Suited to both weekend leisure trips and everyday use, it provides mobility for every scenario.
Senior Manager of Toyota Marketing at Ebrahim Khalil Kanoo, Ayman Shehadeh, commented: “The introduction of the Raize shows Toyota’s commitment to developing diverse mobility and offering the space, practicality and comfort demanded by today’s active lifestyle.”
The new vehicle is available with two engine options. The 1litre, three-cylinder turbocharged engine produces 97hp and 140Nm of torque, while the 1.2litre, three-cylinder option produces 87hp and 113Nm of torque.
The vehicle’s spacious cabin hosts a range of practical features, including an eight-inch multimedia screen, a USB port to connect external media devices, a four-speaker sound system and foldable rear seats. Toyota’s ISOFIX safety system also offers parents special tethers to securely attach baby seats.
As with other Toyota models, safety remains a top priority for the new Raize, which comes with dual front SRS airbags, Vehicle Stability Control, Anti-lock Braking System, Hill-start Assist Control, rear fog lamps and a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, among many other features.
A choice of seven exterior hues is available – turquoise, white pearl, red, gray, black, silver and yellow. ✤