New and Used Toyota Ipsum for sale in Myanmar Car Market
Known largely as the picnic, sports-van, the Toyota Ipsum is a seven-seater, compact MPV launched by the Japanese automaker Toyota in 1995. After producing two generations of this vehicle, the company ended its production in 2009. The first generation ran its production between 1995 and 2001 and was also marketed as Toyota Picnic and Toyota SportsVan. As Ipsum is based on Toyota Avensis platform, it is also known as Toyota Avensis Verso in some regions. Even though it is not in production anymore, it is still considered a reliable and reputable minivan. As with Toyota Premio, Toyota Allion, Toyota Alphard, Toyota Hi-Ace, Toyota Crown, Toyota Fielder, and Toyota Kluger, the Ipsum is famous on the Myanmar streets as a reliable family car.
Toyota Ipsum Review
Although no longer in production, the Toyota Ipsum is still considered unique among other vans in the Myanmar market because of its roomy cabin. The Toyota Ipsum can be a perfect choice for a large family or the right vehicle for a car-pool trip due to its extravagantly spacious cabin. The main reason Toyota Ipsum is so popular in the Myanmar car market is the wide range of utilities it provides. With an elegant wheelbase, an optional roof-deck showcasing the sleek ability to carry outdoor equipment, the Toyota Ipsum is the perfect family van for picnics and sports outings. Toyota Ipsum is also one of the models with the highest number of listings on Motors.com.mm, followed closely by Toyota Landcruiser, Toyota Vitz, and Toyota Harrier.
Toyota Ipsum Engine Specifications and Performance
The first generation Ipsum is available in petrol as well as diesel power units. The petrol variant is offered with either 1.8 liter or 2.0 liter Toyota S-Series four-cylinder engine while the diesel variant is available with a 2.2 liter Toyota C-Series turbocharged diesel engine. However, none of these engines made their way in the second generation Ipsum, which was introduced with three Toyota AZ petrol engines and one Toyota CD diesel engine. The standard petrol variant holds a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine producing 148 horsepower and 200 Nm torque. The other version retains a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine with an output of 160 horsepower and 220 Nm torque. The diesel variant comes with a single engine option i.e. a 2.0 liter turbocharged diesel generating 114 horsepower and 250 Nm torque. These powertrains are available with five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission system. In general, all Toyota Ipsum versions available in the local Myanmar car market have following specifications in common:
- 4 Cylinder, 16 valve engine
- Availability in both Diesel and Petrol versions
- 5-speed manual transmission or 4-speed automatic transmission
- MVP body type with added roof-deck on some
Toyota Ipsum Dimensions
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Toyota Ipsum Fuel Consumption
Depending on the condition of the engine, the petrol-driven Toyota Ipsum, on average, has the fuel consumption of 21 MPG up to 26 MPG. The Diesel variant is known to be slightly more fuel efficient with the ratings from 24 MPG to 29 MPG. Below is the list of average fuel efficiency of Toyota Ipsum, all based on highway conditions:
- Toyota Ipsum 2009 fuel efficiency: 30 MPG
- Toyota Ipsum 2006 fuel efficiency: 26 MPG
- Toyota Ipsum 2008 fuel efficiency: 29 MPG
- Toyota Ipsum 2005 fuel efficiency: 25 MPG
- Toyota Ipsum 2007 fuel efficiency: 27 MPG
- Toyota Ipsum 2004 fuel efficiency: 21 MPG
Toyota Ipsum Design
The Toyota Ipsum has a very simple body design just like the other multi-purpose vehicles. Its seven-seat capacity has an extra feature that allows seats to be pushed forward in other to make way for more storage space behind. Another significant attribute that comes with the Toyota Ipsum is the rack roof feature, that allows storage of load that is of different dimensions to fit in the vehicle.
Toyota Ipsum Exterior Design
As the Toyota Ipsum is based on the Toyota Avensis, it is positioned above the Ractis and Wish. There are a very few design differences between the first and the second generation Ipsum models. The second generation, however, was arrived with a new head and tail lamps redesigned bumpers and softer sidelines. Moreover, the exterior dimensions were also increased, making this car longer, wider and higher than before.
Toyota Ipsum Interior Design
Inside the Toyota Ipsum, you get seating capacity for seven adults with the type of comfort you desire. The interior is spacious and well-arranged, and passengers can easily access the rear seats. It is possible to walk through the rear passenger area by separate folding the second and third-row seats.
Toyota Ipsum Color Options
The Toyota Ipsum available in Myanmar, like most other cars, are usually White or Black, with a few units donning the Blue, Metallic Grey and Metallic Silver colors. The Toyota Ipsum Black may be the most elegant choice among all the color options. The Toyota Ipsum 2009 is available in the following 7 beautiful colors:
- Dark Red Mica Metallic
- Precious Black Pearl
- Silver Metallic
- Precious Silver
- White Pearl Crystal Shine
- Metallic Grey
Toyota Ipsum Features
The most recent models of Toyota Ipsum are preferred for their numerous innovative features, such as the state-of-the-art entertainment and safety features, as well as the luxuriously roomy cabin space with plenty of leg and head room for kids and cargo.
Toyota Ipsum Accessories
Toyota Ipsum available in Myanmar already come with the following various after-market gadgets pre-installed in them:
Toyota Ipsum Entertainment Features
As with the luxury accessories mentioned above, Toyota Ipsum in Myanmar also comes with a range of entertainment systems, such as the following:
- Twin air-conditioning system
- Radio, CD-charger and MD player
- Leather winding
- TV and DVD players
Toyota Ipsum Safety Features
As the Ipsum is mostly used as a family car, as it offers a maximum level of safety for the driver and front passenger airbags, traction control system, brake assist, additional stop light, safety belt pre-tensioners, safety belt limiters, durable frame and child car restraints. Toyota Ipsum is truly ahead of the game in terms of its safety features with the following state-of-the-art technologies:
- Automatic windshield wipers
- Advanced brake control with ABS system
- Automatic anti-glare rearview mirror
- Multi-operation touch pan
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Toyota Ipsum compared to other cars in Myanmar Car Market
- Toyota Ipsum vs Honda Odessey: Toyota Ipsum comes with a huge cargo space, but Honda Odessey is considered as fuel effcient.
- Toyota Ipsum vs Toyota Estima: Toyota Ipsum provides decent seating arrangement compared to its size, whereas Toyota Estima has side sliding doors, making it more convinient for getting in/out of the car.
Toyota Ipsum Price in Myanmar Car Market
The older models of Toyota Ipsum from 2001 go for around 134 Lk Kyats while the newer models from 2004 can fetch up to 250 Lk Kyats. Below you can find the average prices of Toyota Ipsum according to current Motors.com.mm listings:
- Toyota Ipsum 2001 Price: 143 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Ipsum 2002 Price: 163 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Ipsum 2003 Price: 168 Lakh Kyats
- Toyota Ipsum 2004 Price: 182 Lakh Kyats
Toyota Ipsum Latest Models in Myanmar
Toyota Ipsum is ideal for those looking to have a luxury car that provides a full range of comfort as well as prestige and utility.