Toyota Sienta 1.5 Elegance Review
Sensible Sienta

clifford chow
3 Nov 2016
 

Introduction & Exterior

The Sienta is Toyota’s answer to the entry-level MPV. For young families who want a car that can do more

There is often the debate if the car should have enough space to bring the grandparents around. And then there is the other thing about how much a car would cost doing just that. Toyota, the makers of sensible cars may have a solution for that.

The Sienta is Toyota’s answer to the entry-level MPV. For young families who want a car that can do more.

Exterior

First thing you’d notice about the car are the black plastic extensions which run upward from the bumper lips, which find continuity within the head and tail lamp casings, which in-turn are styled quite nicely I’d say. Looks-wise, it really is a love it or hate it affair.

For the more conservative buyer, it might set you off internally going “yuck yuck yuck”, but the funky styling I believe, is intended for a slightly younger-at-heart market.

Our test car was an “Elegance” trim unit, which came equipped with two automatic rear sliding doors. The base model makes do with a manual right rear sliding unit. Sweeping lines everywhere, side sheet metal has been pressed to create a rear wheel arch which forms from the lower part of the front door. Headlamps for the “Elegance” trim also consist of LED units, which do actually provide a better throw of light.

Funky sculpting has allowed form to fuse quite well with function, as even the rear door edges come shaped pleasantly, and the door rails also find themselves terminating with the rear light housings, creating a harmonious fill of space and shape.

Car Loan Calculator - Toyota Sienta 1.5 Elegance

SGD 97,988 (8 Aug 2019)

Based on OMV, this car is eligible for minimum 30% down payment

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Engine

Engine Capacity 1496cc
Engine Type Inline 4
Power 105bhp @ 6000rpm
Torque 140Nm @ 4200rpm
Power to Weight 79.2 bhp per ton

Performance

Acceleration 12.8s (0-100 km/h)
Top Speed 165 km/h
Fuel Consumption (combined) 16.1 km/L

Misc Technical Data

Drive Type FF
Steering Electric

Measurements

Body Type MPV
Dimension
(L x W x H)
(4235 x 1695 x 1695) mm
Wheelbase 2750 mm
Turning Circle 10.6 metres
Kerb Weight 1325 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 42 L

Brakes

Brakes (Front) Ventilated Discs
Brakes (Rear) Discs