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Latest model: Toyota Urban Cruiser 2009
Toyota Urban Cruiser 2009The new Toyota Urban Cruiser is developed to meet a growing demand for cars that are cut out for life on urban roads, yet are equally at home off the beaten track. It is compact for simple town driving and parking and, due to new Toyota technology, has a small carbon footprint - key requirements for today's urban motorists.

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The timing is ideal for the world premiere of the Toyota Urban Cruiser 1. 4 D-4D with all-wheel drive at the Salon de L'automobile in Paris, following on from the layout preview revealed in Geneva earlier this year.

Toyota Urban Cruiser Chief Engineer Kosuke Shibahara explains: With class-leading low emissions, Toyota Urban Cruiser offers an perfect solution to the growing buyer demand for customizable, yet socially responsible cars. It introduces a new form of recreation car, with a distinctive personality and responsible all-wheel drive performance. With many countries starting to introduce Co2-based taxation on cars, there has never been a better time to release an urban vehicle that's enjoyable to drive, both in and out of the city, with exceptionally low CO2 emissions.

Toyota Urban Cruiser will go on sale in the UK in May 2009 in two versions: a 1. 33-litre Dual Vvt-i petrol model with two-wheel drive and a 1. 4 D-4D diesel with all-wheel drive. The sales combination in the UK is expected to be 70 per cent petrol, 30 per cent diesel.