It is a five-seater mini MPV based on the Vitz, and was introduced in October 2005 as the successor of the Yaris Verso/FunCargo. The name "Ractis" is derived from "Run", "Activity" and "Space"
The car is very famous among medium sized families because of its spacious interior. The subcompact design of this car has also made it very famous all over the world. The main reason of its popularity in the globe is its diversity.
The car is divided into two generations where the first generation was sold in the market from 2005 to 2010 and the production of second generation started in 2010 and it is currently sold in the market.
The Toyota Ractis has the largest boot space compared to other hatchbacks. At 429Litres of boot space, the Toyota Ractis scores highly in this regard. When extra space is required, the rear seats can fold flat to create a large boot.