Auris to be disappear on roads of Norway soon.
Toyota has decided to stop the Auris name for the model and gonna name it as Corolla again. Toyota had renamed Corolla as Auris twelve years ago in Europe. Auris name was inspired by chemical abbreviation of gold- Au. Car is officially unveiled at paris fair and all the next generation model will be launched as Corolla brand from next year.
Globally, Corolla has continued to be a brand name with huge success selling more than 45 million units.
Toyota’s new generation models in the compact-class (C-segment) bodybuilding 5-door combi, 4-door sedan and station wagon will be named Corolla globally, building on the legacy as the world’s best-selling car model in history. The Auris name will be lost by the introduction of a new generation of Corolla in early 2019, Toyota writes in a press release.
The name change is taking place while the new car will be built on a brand new platform called Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA).
– TNGA engineering and design philosophy brings a whole new dimension to our next generation models in the C segment. In addition to Corolla’s reputation for quality and reliability, it delivers more emotional values that our customers want, such as distinctive design, refined interior, comfortable driving skills, and strong and effective hybrid propulsion lines, “said Dr. Johan van Zyl, President and CEO of Toyota. Motor Europe