Toyota Auris gets new diesel engine

* 1.4-litre diesel joins range * 89bhp and 56.5mpg * Costs from 14,145...

18 Jul 2008 9:44 | Last updated: 14 Jun 2018 0:3

Toyota has added a new diesel engine to its Auris small family car range.

The 1.4-litre engine has 89bhp and is available with five-speed manual or MultiMode semi-automatic gearboxes.

The Auris 1.4 D-4D can return an average of 56.5mpg and emits 132g/km of carbon dioxide, putting it in VED tax band C (120 a year).

The car can reach 62mph from a standstill in 12 seconds (14.7 with the semi-auto gearbox) and on to a top speed of 109mph.

The engine is available in TR trim only, which comes with 16-inch alloy wheels, front foglamps, air-conditioning, chrome detailing on the rear bodywork, and heated, electrically adjustable door mirrors.

1.4 D-4D 90 TR 3dr manual 14,145
1.4 D-4D 90 TR 5dr manual 14,645
1.4 D-4D 90 TR 3dr MultiMode 14,695
1.4 D-4D 90 TR 5dr MultiMode 15,195