2018 Toyota Prius Hybrid

Tuesday, September 8th 2015 | Toyota

There is something more you can find out in the upcoming 2018 Toyota Prius instead of the cosmetic changes for its new design. Toyota claimed that they will offer it with more rigid bodywork and it has greater amounts of welds. The insulation inside the car will be reduced and it has some changes around the outer part.

2018 Toyota Prius is supported with the new front grille with the redesigned headlights flashing and bumpers. Buyers could even choose the tires in size of 15 and 17 inches. There are eight different color options for the body design so you can choose based on your personal taste. The cabin is built with the combination of fabric and leather upholstery for the Advance trim and there is also decorative moldings. The mechanical details are unchanged with the full hybrid and it has the capability to achieve about 3.4 liter per 100 km for its fuel consumption. The technological equipment is increased with three types of touch screen. It is also supported with the information of combustible consumption per month.

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2018 Toyota Prius + which is also known well as Prius Plus will go with the significant improvement around the cabin. This car will be the first hybrid in seven-seat design and this minivan will be designed for the demand in European market. It is built based on the normal Prius but it has enlarged dimension to give more space inside. It has 13.5 cm of longer dimension compared to compact model with the wider cabin of three rows of seats to support more than seven people.

For the second row, there will be three seats with longitudinal legroom and it has reclining backs and moving sidewalks to offer more comfort for passengers. The engine used in 2018 Toyota Prius + will be similar to Prius. It is supported with mounted gasoline engine 1.8 liter to produce 99 horsepower combined with 80 horsepower of electric unit to produce 136 horsepower. The output is linked to auto gearbox with smooth performance.

2018 Toyota Prius PHV or plug-in hybrid vehicle will be the conventional electric car because the presence of batteries. The function is to alternate the combustion engine with the electrical so that it will build the deceleration and braking to recharge the battery.

Toyota will also replace the nickel metal hydride by using lithium-ion battery since it has higher capacity, more compact, lighter and even allow this 2018 Toyota Prius to go for more than 20 km with the electric mode. To have full charge, it needs 90 minutes.

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