Auto Expo 2012: Toyota to launch production of Etios and Liva by 2013 in India
According to the fresh news from the technology sector, the well-known Japanese car maker [Toyota Motor Corporation] has recently announced to start the production of its sedan Etios and Live in India from 2013.
During the launch of new cars in the 11th Auto Expo 2012, Toyota Motor Asia Pacific President Hiroji Onishi said, “We are going to start the first production outside India from next year. It will be for the Latin American nation and the production base would be Brazil.”
Though, no further information was declared by the company officials about the production volume and the amount of investment for the new project.
Talking to media, Mr. Onishi said, “Before going for production outside India, we will start exporting Etios and Liva to South Africa from March this year.We would like to go overseas for establishing the products.”
Toyota Kirloskar [Deputy Managing Director] (Marketing) Sandeep Singh said, “Motor sport is always considered to be niche in India. We want to change this production with this new Etios Motor Racing.”
Before the start of production in India, the car major will conduct groundwork round for short, listing the drovers at 12 places in around 13 cities allover India.
Revealing company’s to media, [Toyota International Motor] Races to India, Onishi said, “First Company would to generate interest among Indian customers and then future development will come.”