Press Release: Toyota Lanka (Private) Limited, the sole authorized distributor for Toyota vehicles in Sri Lanka launched its very first 1000cc brand new vehicle to the Sri Lankan market. The Toyota ‘Wigo’ was unveiled at the Ceylon Motor Show held at the BMICH.
The ‘Wigo, is Toyota Lanka’s very first entry in the 1000cc category since the company’s inception and subsequent establishment as a front runner in the Sri Lankan automobile industry. Introduced to serve a clear market need for a high-quality yet affordable, comfortable and safe, brand-new entry level car, the ‘Wigo’ is designed with the modern family in mind.
Speaking at the launch Toyota Lanka Managing Director Shungo Yoshioka noted, “For someone buying their first car in Sri Lanka, the Wigo offers not only safety, comfort and affordability but also brings with it the opportunity to become part of a renowned and respected global brand. We at Toyota Lanka are happy to invite all potential buyers to experience the prestige of owning a Toyota, the comfort and safety of a technically sound vehicle and the high-quality after sales services that comes with Toyota’s global customer service standards.”
The ‘Wigo’ comes with a sleek exterior design, rear spoiler with integrated high-mount stop lamp and a chrome package that adds to the car’s visual appeal. The car though small is marketed as fun and easy to drive whether it is for a beginner or seasoned driver. The ‘Wigo’ gives an ample amount of legroom for the backseat passengers and also has a spacious rear luggage compartment. It also comes fully equipped with Radio/CD/MP3 with USB & Aux, power windows & door-locks, standard airbags and Anti-lock Breaking System. The vehicle runs on a 1L in-line 3 cylinder DOHC engine that guarantees high fuel efficiency and carries a 4-speed Automatic Transmission.
Sold in Sri Lanka exclusively with the Toyota 3 year/100,000km warranty, buyers will also have access to Toyota’s global standard after-sales care.