The Toyota Vios GR-S is the motorsports-inspired variant of the locally-manufactured Vios. This new model infuses an upgraded design and more features. This includes a new racing-inspired exterior with the GAZOO Racing emblem and sporty front bumper, grille, aerokit, and spoiler.
Its interior also receives a new look with leather with red stitching on the wheel, shift lever, and knob as well as suede/synthetic leather with red stitching seats. It has a 10-speed CVT transmission variant with 7 SRS airbags and clearance sonars for a safer drive. Apple Carplay and Android Auto are also compatible with the Vios GR-S.
A public online launch will be held on March 13 at 6:00pm will be held on Toyota’s official Facebook page and YouTube channel. Two variants of the Toyota Vios GR-S will be available in the Philippines starting March 15, 2021:
|1.5 GR-S||1,035,000||White Pearl Crystal Shine|
|1,020,000||Super Red V|
In addition to the introduction of the Vios GR-S, XE variants or higher will now come with Apple Carplay and Android Auto compatibility as well as Bluetooth switches on the wheel. G, XLE, and E versions will get redesigned seat patterns, while the XE gets two additional speakers. XL and E grades will be getting a new alloy wheel design. Check out their new prices below:
|Variant||As of 03/02/2021||As of 02/03/2021||Difference|
|1.5 G CVT (White Pearl)||985,000||1,071,000||-86,000|
|1.5 G M/T (White Pearl)||926,000||1,012,000||-86,000|
|1.5 G CVT||970,000||1,056,000||-86,000|
|1.5 G M/T||911,000||997,000||-86,000|
|1.3 E CVT||901,000||891,000||10,000|
|1.3 E M/T||851,000||841,000||10,000|
|1.3 XLE CVT||851,000||841,000||10,000|
|1.3 XLE M/T||801,000||791,000||10,000|
|1.3 XE CVT (7 airbag)||808,000||753,000||55,000|
|1.3 XE CVT (3 airbag)||753,000||747,000||6,000|
|1.3 J M/T (7 airbag)||717,000||707,000||10,000|
|1.3 J M/T (3 airbag)||707,000||697,000||10,000|
|1.3 Base MT (7 airbag)||691,000||681,000||10,000|
|1.3 Base MT (3 airbag)||681,000||671,000||10,000|
To celebrate the arrival of the Vios GT-S, Toyota will also be introducing Toyota GAZOO Racing products, services, and experiences in the country. The Toyota GAZOO Racing Vios cup will also start this July to bring back Vios racers to the racetrack provided it has been deemed safe by the authorities.