The 2023 Toyota Zenix has undergone a complete overhaul in terms of its design. It showcases a fresh and updated appearance with various notable features. These include a newly designed grille surrounded by chrome, sweptback LED headlamps, triangular inserts with LED daytime running lights (DRLs) on both sides of the front bumper, a sleek air dam equipped with fog lights on each side, stylish 18-inch silver alloy wheels, dual-tone outside rearview mirrors (ORVMs), blacked-out B and C-pillars, door visors, wraparound LED tail lights, an integrated spoiler, and a high-mounted stop lamp.
Moving on to the interior, the Toyota Zenix offers a range of enhancements. It comes equipped with a panoramic sunroof, a dual-tone brown and black color theme, an all-new 10-inch floating touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, silver trims accentuating the dashboard, digital controls for the air conditioning, captain seats for the second row, 10-inch screens catering to the occupants of the second row, a redesigned steering wheel, a gear lever placed higher in the center console, cruise control functionality, ambient lighting, an electronic parking brake, and a new instrument cluster.
The all-new Toyota Zenix is built on a monocoque chassis and adopts a front-wheel drive (FWD) configuration. When it comes to its dimensions, this MPV has a length of 4,755mm, a width of 1,850mm, and a height of 1,795mm. It also offers a ground clearance of 185mm.
In terms of powertrain options, the Toyota Zenix provides two choices. The first is a 2.0-liter petrol engine that generates 172bhp and 187Nm of torque. The second option is a hybrid variant, which combines a 2.0-liter petrol engine with an electric motor. In this hybrid setup, the electric motor contributes an additional 111bhp and 206Nm of torque. It’s worth noting that the CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) is the only available transmission option for the Indonesian-spec version of the car.
The Zenix ensures utmost convenience with its spacious interior, captain seats, and foldable seatback trays, creating a comfortable and cozy travel experience.
With its compact design, this MPV prioritizes comfort, making it ideal for long journeys. It offers flexible seating options, including a 7-seater configuration and a bench-type option. The vehicle’s suspension is carefully engineered to deliver a smooth and comfortable ride quality.
The Zenix prioritizes safety by providing 7 SRS Airbags for comprehensive protection of both the driver and passengers.
This MPV is equipped with a wide range of safety features to ensure a secure journey. Active safety measures include an anti-lock brake system, front ventilated air brakes, child locks for added protection, and side door impact beams that enhance safety during collisions.