The model of Caldina came on changing to all-round craftsman of Carina Surf, produced in a seventh generation. A \"successor\" targeted only at the market of Japan, but illegally brought in to the markets of many countries, including to Russia. The first generation of Caldina was produced in two versions - passenger and freight, and was considered basket modification of model of Corona. First this car was shown in 1992.
Under the hood of different versions of Caldina – III set three petrol engines. Base was 1.8 with a capacity of one the L. aggregate by power 132 horsepower’s. Also a model was equipped by modernized 2.0 by a with a capacity of one the L. turbocharged motor by power 260 horsepower’s and span-new 2.0 by a with a capacity of one the liter engine with the system of direct injection of D - 4 by power 155 horsepower’s. Motors packaged with the 4-step automatic transmission of Super ECT. Drive of car - front or connected complete.
Also there was a special version of Caldina with a permanent complete drive.
The final generation of car at last became a quite independent model, but not version of one of cars of brand. The car was built on the new platform of T24х(241) with a wheel-base in a 2700 mm, that on a 110 mm more than at a previous generation. Length of basket made a 4510 mm, widths are a 1740 mm, and heights are 1450 mm.
Besides changing sizes, the car purchased another design of exterior. If on previous generations instead of «Toyota» name plate the name of model «Caldina» showed off on the grate of radiator, then at the third generation the badge appeared is the inverted triangle with a red «core». The car got the new headlights of head light of three-cornered form with xenon optics, new grate of radiator with a wide, located in a horizontal plane rib.
A new bumper appeared at a model with a wide central air scoop and round side-members under fog lamps. Caldina provided oneself by a new hood with two relief touch-lines that stylistically combined with the edges of grate of radiator.
Spacious salon of Caldina - III is able to contain four adults of passengers and child. The car got the original three-vaulted panel of devices with large a speedometer, tachometer and sensors of level of fuel and temperature of oil incorporated in one block in an engine. Steering wheel a three-spoke, with skilful middle thickness by a rim!
Central cantilever of V- of vivid form, distinguished from torpedo as a shield, and at different acquisitions finished different color by a plastic. The comfort of front passenger is assisted by the highly set lid of glove box - knees do not abut against her. Front arm-chairs possess lateral support, and a back sofa is stylistically divided by two landings places.