Crossway Toyota Rush and Mitsubishi Xpander is very popular among motorists Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines.
Buyers appreciate them for their versatility: in these models, the comfort and roominess of a family car blends into the off-road performance and striking looks of the crossover.
About the reasons for the great popularity of such machines, told the newspaper “Autonetmagz”.
Among the main advantages of crossview was named three-row layout of the cabin, high ground clearance, off-road attributes in the exterior, a rich set of options, as well as more economical prices than a full-fledged crossovers.
Recall, Toyota Rush is created on the basis of the bestseller the Toyota Avanza. This car received a seven-seat interior and rear-wheel drive. Changed and its dimensions: the car was at 440 mm long (4 435 mm) and increased wheelbase to 2 685 mm (+105 mm). But the height and width has not changed — 1 705 1 695 mm, respectively.
Mitsubishi Xpander from the very beginning was conceived as crosswan. Its size is comparable to the Toyota Rush: length — 4 475 mm, width 1 750 mm, height — 1700 mm, distance between axles — 2 775 mm.
Under the hood lurks Rush-liter “aspirated” power of 105 HP, but Xpander is equipped with a 120-strong “aspirated” of the same volume. Both engine are combined with 5MKPP or four-stage “automatic”. About the full drive of the question even for a fee.
In terms of the options to Rush and Xpander are not much different from each other. They rely system ABS, brake force distribution and stability control. Options comfort there are air conditioning, modern multimedia touchscreen, reversing sensors.