Toyota has expanded its illustrious Crown line-up with the introduction of the Crown Signia SUV the latest entrant in this distinguished series and this new addition brings a fresh perspective to the Crown line-up offering a blend of high-riding comfort and SUV versatility.
Crown Signia: Redefining Elegance in SUV Design
The Crown Signia SUV, set to first hit the North American market, is poised to replace the Toyota Harrier and Venza in select international markets. Boasting a crossover-like design the SUV features a slightly sloping roofline imparting a sporty aesthetic. At the front, the Crown Signia proudly displays the distinctive "hammerhead" nose styling, a signature seen in other members of the Crown family, as well as in the Prius and the latest-generation Camry sedan.
The front bumper is characterized by its height complemented by a unique grille design and stylish headlamps. The slim LED daytime running lights, arranged in a C-shaped pattern, add a modern touch. With a sleek five-door crossover design and slim, wraparound tail lamps, the Crown Signia exhibits a unique look steering away from the conventional estate-like appearance and rugged fender extensions contribute to its distinctive aesthetic.
Interior Sophistication and Technology
Inside the Crown Signia, the dashboard mirrors the elegance seen in the Crown sedan. Boasting two 12.3-inch screens for infotainment and instrumentation duties the interior showcases a harmonious blend of features, safety technologies, and varied textures depending on the chosen variant and the focus on a spacious and technology-rich interior further enhances the overall driving experience.
Powertrain and Safety Features
Under the hood, the Crown Signia is equipped with the familiar 2.5-litre, four-cylinder petrol-hybrid engine, although specific power output figures were not disclosed. Toyota places a strong emphasis on safety, with the Crown Signia featuring multiple airbags as standard. It also includes Toyota Safety Sense 3.0 which includes a comprehensive suite of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) technologies to further ensure occupant safety.
While the Crown Signia SUV is already available in Japan under the name Crown Estate, its imminent arrival in North America marks the beginning of its global journey and Toyota enthusiasts can anticipate the introduction of this sophisticated SUV in other markets in the near future showcasing Toyota's commitment to providing diverse and refined mobility solutions worldwide.