Toyota Prius world launch took place in digital environment. The interior living space of the Prius, which is the most efficient hybrid model in its class, has completely changed. 2lt 220HP PHEV model Prius; 19″ wheels, 0-100km/h acceleration in 6,7 seconds, 12,3″ user screen impresses. The 2023 model Prius will be based on Toyota's TNGA-C platform.
Toyota introduced the new generation of the hybrid Prius model, which has led the world since its introduction in 1997. Short zamPrius, which has become a model that determines the trends of electrification and the future, will carry its success further with its new generation. The new generation Prius, which had its world premiere in Japan, will be exhibited for the first time at the Los Angeles Fair, while the European premiere of the vehicle, which will be presented as a plug-in hybrid, will be held on December 5.
With its dynamic driving performance, increased efficiency, new interior and exterior design, the 5th generation Prius will continue its tradition of being innovative that started 25 years ago. The 5th generation Plug-in Prius is scheduled to hit European roads in the spring of 2023. Making great contributions to the road to carbon neutral and zero emissions with its hybrid technology, Toyota will continue to offer more alternatives with the new Plug-in Prius in addition to hybrid, electric and fuel cell vehicle technologies.
More enjoyable driving experience with the new generation hybrid system
The Plug-in Prius takes the driving experience further in every aspect with its new generation hybrid system. With more power and higher efficiency, the new Prius produces 2.0 PS (148 kW) with its TNGA 120l engine. Together with the new 160 PS (111 kW) electric motor, it has a total output of 223 PS (164 kW).
The new Prius is designed to handle most of the daily driving in all-electric mode, as well as a power boost that enables more dynamic driving. Thanks to the new 13.6 kWh lithium-ion battery, zero-emission driving has been increased by over 50 percent compared to the current generation. Clean energy for maximum energy efficiency zamIt can also be provided with optional solar panels on the roof.
The new Prius, which gives more powerful and dynamic responses with its new hybrid unit, has an aerodynamically revised body. This provides better fuel efficiency, handling and stability.
Prius lines evolved with coupe-style dynamic design
The iconic original design of the Prius model has evolved with the new generation, with a smoother and lower silhouette. The new Prius, whose ride height has been reduced by 50 mm, has a 50 mm longer wheelbase. The new vehicle, whose length was reduced by 46 mm compared to the previous generation, became 22 mm wider. Standing out with a more dynamic design, the new generation Prius has a hammer-head design elegantly integrated into the headlights at the front and three-dimensional lighting at the rear.
The cabin, on the other hand, was designed with the so-called "Island Architecture" theme, which is divided into three with the environment, the drive module and the flowing dashboard. Prius offers ample living space for the driver and passengers. High-quality materials are blended with a dynamic-feeling design. While the 7-inch TFT LCD driver displays are positioned so that the driver can easily see them, the newly designed center console highlights the cabin comfort. The new central display is positioned to improve the driver's viewing angle. The front console lights in the vehicle can work in conjunction with the warnings of Toyota Safety Sense and warn the driver with color changes.