World’s first commercially available hybrid and the best-selling one, 2016 Toyota Prius is coming back redesigned on the market. This model represents fifth generation of most famous green car in the world.
2016 Toyota Prius Interior and Redesign
2016 model will come in slimmer style. It will be built using lighter materials, thus making this car have a lower center of gravity. Use of a new modular platform called TNGA, which will reportedly cut the new car’s weight by about 20 percent. That will help the producer with its goal of improving the new model’s fuel economy by 10 percent.When it comes to its interior, itwill be spacious enough to accommodate 5 passengers. Its users will have a wonderful experience inside due to the fact that it will have sunlight roofing which will bring in natural sunlight and the fresh air. It will also be more safe and secure to drive in with various features included, ABS, head airbags, child seat safety anchors, , emergency brake assist, rear center 3-point belt, traction control, electronic brake force distribution, tire pressure monitor and passenger airbag sensing deactivation etc.
2016 Toyota Prius engine
A new platform, revamped interior and 55 mpg should make the 2016 Toyota Prius the iconic gas-electric, go-to choice among hybrids. The game-changing hybrid’s iconic shape represents more than just smart fuel-saving motoring to its loyal owners Expect to see the same 1.8-liter four-cylinder gas engine carry over, paired with smaller but more powerful electric motors. Japanese car producer may offer both a nickel-metal hydride battery pack, as in the current model, and a more expensive lithium-ion pack that delivers longer range. We also look forward to electronically controlled motor that also powers the rear wheels, giving buyers in snow- and rain belt areas the confidence of an all-wheel-drive.
2016 Toyota Prius price and release date
Debut is expected in late 2015, with sales to start in early 2016. The plug-in model will likely follow a year later. Figure on a base price remaining under $25,000 with the upscale Eco model coming in at about $28,000 to start. A plug-in variant is expected around a year later, with the next-gen V wagon and c subcompact coming by 2017. Most important competitor is 2016 Audi A3.
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