When it is a question of which sedan compact car to buy in Japan,  Toyota Corolla Axio is the definite answer.  Its station wagon version is called Toyota Corolla Fielder and both these units are manufactured by Central Motors which is Toyota subsidiary and is located in the Miyagi prefecture on the east coast of Honshu Island.

Corolla Axio is a 4 door sedan and comes in both terrains of 2wd and 4wd with 1300 and 1500 cc engines in the petrol versions and 1500 cc engines in the Hybrid version. Corolla Axio sales crossed 1.2 million units in 2013 which confirms its popularity and loyalty of its customers worldwide.

Why is Toyota Corolla Axio so popular in the world

Toyota Corolla Axio has become the most adored vehicle all around the world, from Africa to South America, Arab nations to Southeast Asia, New Zealand to countries in the Pacific all prefer this smaller sized yet commodious sedan. Are there any particular reasons for its popularity why? Yes, there are plenty.  Its fuel tank has a capacity of 50 liters. With a tank full, it can run for 900 km. This makes it the most eminent car particularly among cab and uber drivers who prefer simple car design and fuel efficient vehicles. Its fuel efficiency makes it the choice of car for city dwellers and those who drive on long routes.

In Japan, most of the Corolla Axio cars are owned by Rent-a-Car companies and Vehicle Leasing Companies who rent out the car for a fixed period of time to companies and individuals, specially to foreign expats living in Japan for a short period of 2 to 3 years. These are very well maintained by rental or leasing companies and therefore largely come with spotless interior and decent exterior. Most of these are never even smoked in.

Axio has a plain yet alluring peculiar look. Modish and trendy design and excellent road handling, and its handleability even on the rough roads, this car is designed to last for a long time. Because it has strong demand among car lovers all over the world, the depreciation rate of its price is very low. Axio holds its value for long and has the best resale price in the market among used car buyers. 

Front seats are sufficiently  roomy and even the rare seats have comfy leg space. Plenty of luggage space is available in the trunk.

Some of the features like power steering, electric windows, electric side mirrors, driver Airbag, front passenger Airbag, FM radio,  air conditioning are available as basics on Axio with plenty of other extra options to choose from.

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