Toyot has begun taking orders in Russia for the Hiace VIP minivan. It differs from the standard 13-seater minibus by a body shortened by 615 millimeters, as well as the presence of a six-speed automatic transmission, a spring rear suspension instead of a leaf spring, LED optics of a new form and a nine-seater cabin with more comfortable seats.
- The new modification is available in two trim levels. The Elegance version (from 3 675 000 ₽) has seven airbags, parking sensors “in a circle”, keyless entry, electric sliding side doors, a multimedia system with a seven-inch screen, a rear view camera, dual-zone climate control (with separate adjustment for front and rear), fabric seat upholstery and interior ambient lighting.
- The "Prestige Safety" package (from 3 873 000 ₽) adds leather trim for the seats and steering wheel, as well as the ToyotSafety Sense safety complex with adaptive cruise control and automatic braking, lane tracking, high beam control, and driver fatigue control. The only option is body color. For "metallic" they ask for 28,000 rubles, and for "mother of pearl" - 42,000 rubles.
In Russia, the Hiace VIP is offered only with a 2.8-liter turbo diesel engine with 150 hp. (420 Nm). Drive type - rear.