Toyota roadshow at Kelliher’s Garage, Tralee on Monday

The Toyota Yaris, the European Car of the Year for 2021 is taking to new heights, with the exciting arrival of the new Yaris Cross SUV self-charging hybrid arriving onto the market here in October. Kellihers Garage are very excited to have this new edition to the Toyota stable arrive in their showroom as part of a nationwide roadshow event. You are invited to come view the Yaris Cross SUV along with the new RAV4 Plug In Hybrid and the face lifted Toyota Camry showcasing some extra features and additional changes. 

The cars will be available to view from 9.30am to 12.30pm Monday, September 6th next and this will be a wonderful opportunity to see the Yaris Cross in reality in Kellihers Garage showrooms at Rathass, just beside University Hospital Kerry. With its higher, commanding driving position the new Yaris Cross is the car for an adventure and is suitable for life beyond urban streets, time can be spent exploring and enjoying the great outdoors on open roads. The new model’s essential ruggedness can be seen in the front under-run and a lower bumper protection plate at the rear. The specification also includes a set of silver roof rails as standard and 18-inch alloy wheels with a dark grey finish. 

Safety is a first as always with Toyota and the Yaris Cross range is designed to be the world’s safest compact car with a segment first centre airbag which protects passengers from bumping into each other in the event of a side impact. Boasting exciting driving dynamics along with higher driving position, low centre of gravity and a well-balanced chassis, the driver of this new SUV will enjoy agile, nimble and sure-footed handling along with excellent ride comfort. 

The self charging hybrid system makes every drive effortless with the 1.5-litre hybrid powertrain delivering performance and efficiency which is unbeatable in its class. The Yaris Cross returns class-leading fuel efficiency and CO2 emissions wherever the road takes you. The Toyota Hybrid Battery Extended Care Programme has been carefully developed to provide you with an reassuring warranty for up to 15 years on the hybrid battery system. Once you will press start, nothing holds you back in this SUV. 

Speaking on the arrival of the Yaris Cross onto the Irish market, Tim Kelliher said:”We are very excited about the launch of this new Yaris Cross SUV self-charging hybrid .It builds on the phenomenal reputation the Toyota Yaris has enjoyed in Ireland and Kerry since it was launched in 1999. The higher driving position of the new Yaris Cross is a welcome addition and I am confident this will be a big hit with our customers both old and new. We look forward to welcoming you to our preview event on Monday, September 6th from 9.30am to 12.30pm – the cars are only with us for a limited 3 hr time frame so be sure put the date and time in your diary “


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