The Toyota IST was manufactured by one of the largest Japanese automaker Toyota Motors Corporation. Toyota IST was launched in the year 2001. Toyota IST is a subcompact car. It is a small family car that comes with eye catching features. These features provide a comfortable and smooth ride. It has a striking look and this vehicle is available in so many attractive colours. This car was sold in United States as the Scion xA and Scion xD and in Europe it is sold as Urban Cruiser. This car comes with two generations .Toyota has strives a lot to delivers high advance technology and Toyota IST is one of the greatest example.
First generation of Toyota IST
The First generation was launched in the year 2001 to 2006.This generation is five door hatch back .It has the capacity of five passengers and it is front wheel drive/AWD car. First generation has an excellent fuel economy that delivers remarkable performance. It’s most important competitor is the Honda Fit and the Nissan March. First generation was powered with powerful engine that provides outstanding performance it includes 1.3L 2NZ-FE I4 and 1.5L 1NZ-FE I4 engines. This generation was also called as the Scion xA. Even you can easily find most the first generation used Toyota IST in Uganda online like on SBT Japan
Second Generation of Toyota IST
The Second generation was launched in the year 2006.This generation was similar to the to the five-door Toyota Yaris /Vitz.It is also called as the Scion xD. The difference between the ist and xD is a revised front fascia. Second generation is sold as the Urban Cruiser in Europe with slightly different front panels. It has 4 speeds automatic Super ECT for the 2ZR-FE or as a Super CVT-i for the 1NZ-FEoption.As far as the safety features is concern it comes with Driver airbags, Passengers airbags, anti-lock brakes and traction control. This generation was powered with 1.5L 1NZ-FE I4 and 1.8L 2ZR-FE I4 engines.
Used Toyota IST and other Japanese used cars for sale are in great demand from Russia, New Zealand, South America and especially from African countries like Uganda, Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Mauritius, Botswana, Mozambique and South Africa.
One of the most economical vehicles
Used Toyota IST comes with a reasonable price. Nowadays owning a car is very important but due to economical issues it is difficult for most of the buyers to buy a new car .Japanese online auctions offers you a great deal they have a huge variety of cars you can easily buy used Toyota IST (http://www.sbtjapan.com/kp-toyota-ist) through any online Japanese auction according to your requirements and your budget. This will help you in order to save your precious time as well as it will save your money.