Competes with: Chevrolet Sonic, Ford Fiesta, Hyundai Accent, Kia Rio, Nissan Versa
Looks like: The Yaris iA got a few more luxury features — and a name people can understand
Drivetrain: 106-horsepower, 1.5-liter four-cylinder with six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission
Hits dealerships: Fall 2018
In the span of a long weekend, Toyota has jettisoned two vestiges of its bygone Scion division. Four days after announcing its rechristening of the Corolla iM as the Corolla hatchback, the automaker has officially scuttled the Yaris iA nameplate for a designation of similar prudence: the 2019 Yaris sedan.
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