Toyota’s latest offering in their commercial range, the Toyota Proace City has arrived in Ireland and is available at Toyota dealerships nationwide from today. Priced from just €15,038 ex. VAT, the Proace City is a competitive and appealing addition to the Light Duty Van (LDV) segment and expands Toyota’s product coverage in the LCV market.
To celebrate the launch of the new Proace City, there are a range of offers that customers can avail of, from competitive leasing offers with Toyota Financial Services, or a 3.9% APR Hire Purchase offer, or a Scrappage Bonus of €3,000.
With two wheelbase lengths to choose from, Proace City can accommodate any business with ease. The short wheelbase is 4.4m long with a cargo volume of up to 3.30 m3, a standard cargo length of 1.80m, and two individual front seats. For those who need to carry more personnel and cargo, the Smart Cargo feature allows for a three-seat bench with a folding outer passenger seat and a bulkhead hatch which provides an extra 0.4m3 load space, increasing the maximum load length by 1.30m to 3.10m. The centre passenger seatback can also be rotated to create a handy desk space, with additional under-seat storage.
The long wheelbase option is 4.7m in length, and its standard cargo length is 2.20m, and cargo volume is 3.90m3. Both cargo length and volume increase to 3.40m and 4.30m3 respectively with the Smart Cargo feature.
For both short and long wheelbase variants, tight spaces and city streets pose no problem as the asymmetric rear doors making loading a breeze. The Proace City has a payload capacity of up to 1 tonne and both the long and short wheelbases can accommodate up to two Euro pallets.
Safety and Functionality
The Proace City benefits from equipment specifications that promote a comfortable driving environment and improved practicality. Where multimedia and connectivity are concerned, Proace City has everything customers need to run their business, and can be equipped with an eight-inch touchscreen to access audio and smartphone functions, Apple CarPlay (including Siri assistant) and Android Auto (including Google assistant), plus Bluetooth, and USB/Aux-in connections.
Clever storage points are featured throughout the cabin (according to grade), ranging from coin and cup holders and open stowage areas, to an under-seat drawer and spaces designed into the doors and floor.
The Proace City is available with a diesel powertrain offering a power spread from 75 to 100hp, and a five-speed manual transmission. The model range amply covers business and fleet customer requirements in the segment in terms of capability, versatility, performance and efficiency.
Toyota Professional. Better Together
Toyota Professional offers a comprehensive range of services to keep customers on the road. Our dealers are providing more than just commercial vehicles, they’re a partner any business owner can rely on. Toyota Professional supports all aspects of businesses’ needs with a comprehensive range of services and highly trained technicians to keep your business moving.
Toyota Professional includes: Toyota Roadside Assistance, extended opening hours at select dealerships, our “While you wait” service subject to availability, priority service booking within 48 hours, CVRT Test arranged.
Customers are encouraged to contact their local dealership to organise a test drive. Toyota dealers will offer unaccompanied test drives from their dealerships and will also offer the ability for test drives to be undertaken at the customer’s home should they prefer, where possible.
Commenting on the arrival, Steve Tormey, Chief Executive of Toyota Ireland said: ‘We’re delighted to announce that the new Proace City has arrived, extending our commercial offering into the LDV segment and offering improved practicality and best-in-class features. With Proace City we are now catering to a much broader commercial market than we’ve served before and we look forward to welcoming new business customers into the Toyota family.
‘We understand for our customers a van is not just a van, and our dedicated range of Toyota Professional services offers our customers peace of mind and reassures them that they can depend on dealers and our range of highest quality vehicles. The customer is at the heart of everything we do, and we believe that they will be impressed with the new Proace City.’
The Proace City is now available, and to book a test drive or find out more, customers are encouraged to contact their local Toyota dealership.