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Sharayu Toyota inaugurates its 3rd Facility in Porvorim; Unveils the ‘The Urban Cruiser Hyryder’



Sharayu Toyota, celebrating 22 years in Goa,inaugurated its 3rd Facility in Porvorim on 20th August 2022 with an objective to provide more customer convenienece.

The inauguration was done by Mr Rohan Khaunte – Hon. Minister for Tourism.

On this occasion, the most coveted B segment SUV launched by Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt. Ltd – “The Urban Cruiser Hyryder” was also unveiled at Porvorim.

  • The Urban Cruiser Hyryderto be equipped with several ‘first in segment’ features, including a Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric powertrain that delivers best in class fuel efficiency
  • Marks the entry of Toyota’s globally acclaimed Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric Vehicle(SHEV) technology in the mass segment in India, thereby fueling Toyota’s efforts of ‘Mass Electrification’

Product Highlights

• Available in two powertrains- Neo Drive and Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric powertrain the Urban Cruiser Hyryder delivers exemplary performance and best in class fuel efficiency
• The Urban Cruiser Hyryder also boasts of other best in segment featuresincluding an All-wheel Drive powertrain, Panoramic Sunroof, 17” Alloys, Wireless Charger, Heads Up Display(HUD)& 360-Degree Camera and Connected car features.
o Offered in 7exciting Monotone& 4 Dual tone exteriorcolours: Monotonecolours are Cave Black, Sportin Red, Speedy Blue, Enticing Silver, Cafe White, GamingGrey, and Midnight Black. Dual tone colouroption (with Black roof) is available with Cafe White,Sportin Red, Enticing Silver and Speedy blue
• Bookings are open across all Toyota dealerships , at Rs. 25,000
Key features of The Urban Cruiser Hyryder
I. A sense of Prestige
a. Urban Cruiser Hyryder’s looks boast of Toyota Global SUV lineage,with bold and sophisticated styling
b. Advanced convenience features:
i. Loaded with Panoramic sunroof, Head-up Display (HUD)& a 360-degree Camera for an awesome driving experience
ii. i-Connect, Complete entertainment and smart device connected experience with 9-inch new Smart Play cast and Wireless charging
c. Upgraded Safety features:
i. 6 airbags, Antilock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake Force
ii. TPMS, Cruise Control, Front Seat PT/FL, ABS with EBD, Vehicle Stability Control (VSC),Advanced Body Structure, Hill Hold Control, Hill Descent, Rear 3-point Seatbelt and All Wheel Disc Brake

II. Toyota i-Connect- Intelligent way to stay connected
i. Loaded with Toyota i-Connect’s55+ features
ii. Smartwatch connectivity and advanced voice control
iii. Equipped with Remote Vehicle Ignition Start/Stop, Remote AC Control, Find My Car, Stolen Vehicle Tracking, Remote Mobilizer and Vehicle Health

III. Performance features

The Urban Cruiser Hyryder is equipped with:

  • ASelf-charging Strong Hybrid Electricgrade that comes with 1.5-litre Engine with THS(Toyota Hybrid System)& e-drive transmission, delivering engine output of 68kW & torque of 122Nm and a Motor output of 59kW & torque of 141Nm.
  • Engine and Motor combined power output is 85Kw
  • With this dual power source, Urban Cruiser Hyryder delivers ‘best in class’ fuel efficiency
  • Neo Drive gradecomes with a 1.5-litre K-series engine with Integrated Starter Generator(ISG) technology, delivering an output of 75kW & torque of 135Nm
  • Neo Drive gradeswhich are equipped with a ‘First in Segment’ All Wheel Drive (AWD), will also have an option of 5 Speed Manual Transmission&6 Speed AutomaticTransmission to choose from

IV. Technologically Loaded

Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric Technology Highlights:As a powerful and eco-advanced technology, it offers a silent and smooth drive with instant powerwhich has numerous advantages, as listed below:
a. Ability to run onEV mode*
b. Delivers a very high fuel efficiency
c. Emission levels that are well below the specified limit
d. Advantage of no external charging required
e. Responsive power & a quieter yet sustainable drive

Goa, 20th August 2022: Sharayu Toyota – today unveiled the new Urban Cruiser Hyryder, Toyota’s first Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric SUV and the first of its kind, in the B SUV segment in India.As one of Toyota’s sustainable mobilityofferings, the Urban Cruiser Hyryder inherits Toyota’s global SUV lineage with its bold and sophisticated styling and advanced tech features, making it a perfect choice in the segment. The new model delivers top performance and best in class fuel efficiency along with a luxurious quiet cabin, the new SUV a perfect match for the diverse needs of the Indian car buyer.
Based on theAdvanced Body Structure, the Urban Cruiser Hyryder has been designed for a greener future, delivering a unique combination of exemplary dynamic performance, best in class fuel economy, quick acceleration, lower emissions,and a smooth drive.
Powered by e-drive transmission with 2WD and beinga Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electric Vehicle, the Urban Cruiser Hyryderis capable of running 40% of distance and 60% of time on electric (EV) or zero emission mode*. The new model is also available with a 1.5-liter K-series engine with Neo Drive (ISG), 5 Speed Manual Transmission&6 Speed Automatic Transmission with 2WD & 4WD options.
Over the years, Toyota has constantly worked towardsadvancing electrified vehicle technologies in India with a focus on local procurement of electric powertrain parts, aligning with the “Make in India” initiative promoted by the Government. The company has a strong focuson rapidly embracing the shift towards sustainable mobility by bringing practical solutions, that best meets the customer needs and energy mix of the country. This in turn can result in the widespread acceptance of environment friendly technologies to create a positive impact and enhancing energy security of the country.
On the exterior, the Urban Cruiser Hyryder boasts of LED Project Headlamp, Twin LED Daytime running lamp, side Turn Indicator, Sporty Rear Skid Plate, Wide Trapezoidal Lower Grille, Dual Tone body Colour, Unique Crystal Acrylic Upper Grille with Chrome Garnish, Sleek& Dynamic R17 Alloy wheels and LED Tail Lamp. The Urban Cruiser Hyryder will be available in 7 mono tone and 4 dual tone colours-Cave Black, Sporting Red, Speedy Blue, Enticing Silver, Cafe White, Gaming Grey, and Midnight Black. Dual tone colour option (with Black roof) is available with Cafe White, Sporting Red, Enticing Silver and Speedy blue.
The interiors are beautifully crafted to perfectly suit the bespoke experience offered by Toyota. The new SUV in Self-charging Strong Hybrid Electricgrades has astunning black and brown interiorand Neo Drive grades has a full black interior which combineto provideastellar experience.
The front interior features come with 9” smart play cast audio, drive mode switch, Wireless charging, Leather seats with Ventilation, 360-degree camera & view, Ambient Light, Door Spot + IP Line, Head-up Display, Cruise Control, Tilt and Telescopic Steering, Hello Google & Hey Siri Voice Assistant and a Soft Touch instrument panelwith premium switch. Other additional features include Reclining Rear Seats, Rear AC Vents, 60:40 Seat Split andUSB Rear Points. To make the ownership experience even more awesome, Toyota offers a customised range of 66 accessories designed exclusively for the Urban Cruiser Hyryder.
Furthermore, the Urban Cruiser Hyryder is bundled with unmatched value proposition in the segment. The new B SUV offers the renowned Toyota experience through a warranty of 3 years/100,000 kilometers and an option of extended warranty of upto 5 years/220,000 kilometers,3 years free roadside assistance, attractive financial schemes and 8 yrs/160,000 kilometers warranty on Hybrid battery.

Bookings to begin from 1st July`22 with an amount of Rs. 25,000. Customers can make their bookings onlineon also visit their nearest Toyota dealership. For more details, customers can simply log on to

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