October 25, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
Toyota seems to be caught in a design language that is not appealing, to put it mildly. Their cars are not selling well. But instead of changing course they keep adding ugliness to their lineup. Case in point: the upcoming Yaris L sedan. The front is a horrible mess and the rest of the car is a bland as a plastic bag.
April 7, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
Spy Shots showing the facelifted Toyota Yaris L, and it looks scary. It has a very strange front with a small grille and a black mustache, then there are mean looking headlights, huge truck-like mirrors, and tiny toy-car like wheels. The facelifted Yaris L will debut on the Beijing Auto Show later this month and hit the Chinese car market in H2.
November 21, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter
The new Toyota Yaris L has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 69.800 yuan and ends at 108.800 yuan. The L is added to differentiate the new car from the outgoing Yaris hatchback. The Yaris L is a much larger vehicle than the Yaris, and Toyota hopes for larger sales as well. The outgoing Yaris never was a great success because Chinese car buyers considered it too small for the money.
March 18, 2013 by W.E. Ning
Chinese automotive portal 163.com says this is the new Toyota Yaris, design-wise based on the Toyota Dear hatchback (scroll down) that debuted as a concept on the 2012 Beijing Auto Show. The renderings show a sporty little hatch with a newly designed front, neat but conservative, where the concept was mad and extreme. Read more »