Toyota Ractis is the minivan, NCP60 built on a platform. Engines: 1,3-with a capacity of one the liter 2SZ – FE (87 hp) and 1,5-with a capacity of one the L. 1NZ – FE (110 or 105 hp for 4WD). Appearing as replacement of model of Fun Cargo, Ractis today beat the records of sales: more than 7000 copies were sold in January, 2005, and by a month before - more than 8700. Reason of it is necessary to search not only in highly sought of model but also in correlation of comfort, comfort and quality. That to the comfort, then it is here enough to mention about a large glass roof («Panorama package»).
The device panel of OPTITRON, variants of the climatic setting, helm, windmill sprayers of washer, abundance of hooks, shelves and pockets, wide possibilities of transformation of salon, managed two-plane, and also presence of the systems of ABS, EBD, VSC and TRC in a base equipment, is also accessible. By the way, variants of equipment envisaged to seven: G (with the variants of «S package», «L package», «Panorama package» and «L Panorama package»), X and X «L package». For full-size versions variator Super CVT is offered-I, and for a full drive 4-step automated CAT Super ECT.
The cost of Ractis in Japan makes 1428000 - 1932000 yen.
The name Ractis happened from the words of Run (to hurry), Activity (activity), Space (space inwardly).
By reason of not success at the European market of predecessor of model of «Fun Cargo» (in Europe was for sale as «Toyota Yaris Verso») a Toyota company made decision in 2006 to do a small interruption for Europe and Toyota Ractis first generation was not supplied to Europe or America, and was for sale only in right-hand drive execution at the internal market of Japan, in Hong Kong, Macao and Singapore. There are similarly many these cars and in Russia (almost all of them are brought in by used with a right helm).
At the end of 2010 the sales of the second generation of car Toyota Ractis (built already on the base of the third generation of car Toyota Vitz (Toyota Yaris)) began in Japan. In parallel car Toyota Ractis the second generation made debut and in Europe. However in Europe this car is for sale under the name Toyota Verso - S. In addition, unlike the Japanese version, Europeans have possibility to buy this car diesel-powered.
A compact car is three dignities in one! A new car Toyota Ractis can be equipped by the engine of two kinds: already by the known motor by volume of a 1.3 L. series 2SZ - FF or 1.5-with a capacity of one the liter motor of series 1NZ - FE. On all and singular modifications variable is set, what was not before. As is generally known, a company Toyota began to use a similar transmission some later, than Honda or Nissan, but now and she accepted conception, in obedience to that for the car of group compact «disk» that is used up country, it is not better than transmission, what CVT.