The Avanza is well suited for those who want a small car with decent ground clearance with the bonus of a three row seating capacity. Powered by the same engines found in the Vios, the Avanza promises to deliver low fuel consumption thanks to its 1.3 and 1.5 liter engine variants. The Avanza also comes in three trim levels, the base J, mid-level E and the top-spec G. Prices start at Php 675,000 for the 1.3 J to Php 924,000 for the 1.5 G.
After being with the car for a week, driving it opened my eyes as to what it really was. It's a small family car that can also seat seven at any given moment. It can carry a decent amount of cargo with its configurable seating arrangement but it can still be as comfortable like a sedan. Its size actually works in its favor, as having a larger vehicle means having to find a bigger parking space. Let's also not forget about that new face, which is actually more attractive