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Toyota Hiace Ses’fikile Now Equipped with Active Safety Systems

Toyota’s venerable people mover, the Hiace Ses’fikile, serves as the lifeblood of the South African economy, shuttling people to work and back home.

Following the addition of the driver guard in January this year, Toyota South Africa is pleased to announce the addition of a range of active safety systems to the Hiace – in the pursuit of enhanced safety for all occupants.

Headlining the change is Vehicle Stability Control, which is complemented by Brake Assist (BA), Hill Assist Control (HAC) and Traction Control (TRC). These new functions join the existing ABS system, to provide enhanced safety while assisting the driver to maintain vehicle control when conditions require.

Emergency Brake signal (flashing of vehicle taillamps to warn other road users), forms part of the safety spec upgrades, as well as a new. A new hooter design with enhanced durability has also been included.

Model Line-up & Pricing

Hiace Ses’fikile 2.7 16-seater                  – R 478 500

Hiace Ses’fikile 2.5 Diesel 16-seater      – R 508 300

Peace of Mind

All models are sold with a 6-services/60 000 km service plan and 3-year/100 000 km warranty. Service intervals are set as 12-months/10 000 km. Customers can also purchase service plan and warranty upgrades from any of the 220 Toyota dealers nationwide.

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