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TOYOTA PRIUS HYBRIDE RECHARGEABLE


TOYOTA PRIUS HYBRIDE RECHARGEABLE
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Raising one of the main brakes of its star hybrid sedan, Toyota is now offering its Prius plug-in hybrid in a 5-seater configuration.

A new bench for an extra seat! This is the big novelty put forward by Toyota on the 2019 vintage of its Prius plug-in hybrid. A new configuration that allows the sedan to erase one of its major defects of habitability to now accommodate up to five occupants. The exterior undergoes some changes with the addition of new wheels and a new body color: black metallic.

New thermal management of the battery

On the technical side, Toyota does not announce a major evolution. Developing up to 122 horsepower, the system remains the same with a 98-horsepower 1.8-liter petrol engine coupled with two electric motors. Same thing at the battery. With 8.8 kWh of capacity, it allows 40 to 45 kilometers of autonomy in a single charge. Toyota says it has improved the thermal management of the pack by adding a heater to keep the cells at an ideal temperature. What to minimize the incidence of cold on the electric autonomy.(source: automobile-propre.com)

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