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Toyota Verso (2009–2013)

Last updated 21 May 2019

Compact seven seater. Excellent Valvematic 1.8 petrol engine with smooth seven-ratio CVT gives 40+ mpg. Good reliability record.
Manual 2.0 diesel uninspiring to drive. Dull looks.
Updated 21 May 2019

Report of significant problems with used 2011 Toyota Verso 2.0D-4D purchased in September 2017 with 44k miles. By December 2017, the engine light came on with a VSC error. Garage checked it, cleared...

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Introduction

Toyota doesn't do a Yaris Verso, a Corolla Verso and an Avensis Verso any more.

Just one Verso, built at the Adapazari factory in Turkey. And, after 430,000 of the previous version, this is the new one, on Toyota's World MC platform.

Link to Road Tests and video of 2009 Toyota Verso 2.0D-4D and 1.8i Valvemantic Multidrive S

Link to Road Test of 2013 Toyota Verso 2.0 D-4D

Link to Road Test of BMW powered 2014 Toyota Verso 1.6 D-4D

 

Owners' reviews

5
Roomy versatile reasonable mpg for 7seater a good family car
5
Best car ever
5
smooth, comfortable, versatile, economical and very, very reliable
5
very easy to live with, totally reliable and cheap to run
5
Versatile,capable, comfortable and very nice to drive!
4
Comfortable practical and economical
 

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