Charl Bosch
Online Motoring Reporter
5 minute read
26 Mar 2020
9:07 am

Toyota has a new Quest for Corolla

Charl Bosch

Quest still looks fresh and unlikely to attract comments such as “offensive” or “bland”.

Rebadging, or for the lack of a better term, reworking a proven recipe still endowed with adequate substance, has been the hallmark of a number of car makers ever since the practice became popular many moons ago. In the case of Toyota, this process is nothing new. From a South African standpoint, the best known example is the sixth generation Corolla hatch, better known as the Conquest, which transitioned into what ultimately become the Tazz that lived-on until its demise 14 years ago. Just as infamous is the third generation HiAce that become known as the Siyaya, well over a...