Some Toyota dealers are commendation delays of up to 12 months on amalgam models, but the aggregation says those claims are exaggerated.
Toyota Australia says letters of 12-month delays on assertive amalgam models are abundantly exaggerated, and best cars on the cat-and-mouse account will be delivered in beneath than bisected that time.
CarAdvice readers accept claimed some Toyota dealers are commendation commitment times of up to a year on assertive Toyota amalgam models.
However, a account from Toyota Australia issued to CarAdvice this anniversary said: “The accumulation angle for amalgam is good, and in best cases is what we would ascertain as a reasonable adjournment time of three to four months”.
The one barring is the adjournment on Toyota RAV4 Cruiser Amalgam (pictured in advanced of Toyota’s accepted amalgam range, below) “which could be up to six months”.
However, Toyota added “the accumulation angle for the aboriginal few months of abutting year is actual strong, so these cat-and-mouse times are acceptable to reduce. (The RAV4 Cruiser Hybrid) may accept a six-month adjournment for now, but that could appear aback to three or four months as accumulation improves aboriginal abutting year”.
Toyota Australia carnality president, sales and marketing, Sean Hanley, said appeal for amalgam versions of the new Corolla hatch, Camry auto and RAV4 SUV had far exceeded expectations.
When advanced acclimation the new models, Toyota Australia had anticipation about 40 per cent of the mix would be amalgam versions.
However, aftermost ages hybrids accounted for 47.5 per cent of Corolla sales, 77 per cent of Camry sales and 60 per cent of RAV4 orders.
Indeed, the latest abstracts appearance Toyota had its best ages of amalgam sales in November, apery added than 20 per cent of its absolute agency for the aboriginal time.