2015 Toyota Prius ready to present a motion all-wheel drive system, as written Autoexpress, yesterday (15/11). “Rear wheels are driven by electric motors included in the e-4WD system that can be rolled up to 59 kph. Target is the market that has the winter,” said the man in the Toyota.
The source from Toyota was also of the leak that come trimmed weight around 70 kg. Sources largest reduction coming from the engine. “1.8 liter engine used today will be modified. Inverter and electric motors will be made more streamlined, yet capable of delivering more power,” he added.
As a result, the latest Prius is not only go faster than the previous model, but fuel efficient up to 31.8 kpl with emissions of only 70 g / km. The results were better 25 percent of the models are sold.
For the design, change 2015 Toyota Prius is quite extreme. “Bonnet lowered to 90 mm so that change the face of the extreme. Would be no major shift in the position of the A-pillars and roof,” beber source. With the new design, he acknowledges, cabin and luggage space to be more spacious. Because of the size, can contain 4 sets of golf bags.
As these change, the engineers still retaining the battery with a nickel-metal hydride and lithium-ion advanced technology for plug-in hybrid version. According to them, the component is relatively cheaper and has a good performance, both in terms of energy storage and power delivery.