Updated Toyota Prius hybrid to be shown in Los Angeles

Updated Toyota Prius hybrid to be shown in Los Angeles

November 8, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Japanese manufacturer published teaser restyled model

Toyota’s US office posted a teaser for the updated Prius on its Facebook page. Hybrid depicted moving on a snowy road. What changes will get the model, which will debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show, is not reported.

According to preliminary information, the updated Prius can get a retouched appearance in the spirit of the Prius Prime PHEV. Changes affect the head optics, bumpers and taillights. Perhaps for the hybrid will offer an extended list of equipment and accessories.

The power plant, consisting of a 1.8-liter engine, synchronous traction motor and a battery pack with a capacity of 6.5 ampere-hour, is likely to remain unchanged. Its total power – 122 horsepower and 163 Nm of torque. From a standstill to a hundred kilometers per hour, the hybrid accelerates in 10.6 seconds. Maximum speed – 180 kilometers per hour.