New 2016 Toyota Prius Redesign
2016 Toyota Prius is ready to launch with its iconic character as a car with gas-electric feature. It is also available with new platform and revamped interior. For sure, you will love the car with superior fuel economy and some high technology features are offered. This redesigned concept is reported to be available as the fourth generation for 2016 Prius.
According to its official, the car will have all-new exterior design. This way is addressed in order to improve its aerodynamic efficiency. Moreover, there is also new chassis presented beneath a sheet metal so that it gives lower center of gravity to make the handling works better than the current model. The same chassis however could be seen in the future of Camry, RAV4 and Corolla.
2016 Toyota Prius Interior
2016 Toyota Prius has caught by the spy photos to give a new direction for the instrument panel and the dashboard. Based on the prototype, it could be seen that the car has more conventional dashboard with the support of analog gauges that are behind new three-spoke steering wheel. The information display is installed on the center of the dashboard so it is hard for the spy photographer to check the navigation display. It is a relief that Toyota has confirmed that the car will have roomier cabin, refined layout and notable design with friendly-use. The last about the design is the company promised to make the car available with high quality of materials and the cabin environment is improved.
2016 Toyota Prius Engine
Seeing the engine offered by Toyota, there is a big expectation if the company will use the same four-cylinder gas engine 1.8 liter and it is paired with smaller and more electric motors. This way, the company also offers both the current model which is nickel-metal hydride battery and the more expensive version is lithium-ion pack to give more output for longer range. Based on the rumors, the car is supported with electric motor to power the rear wheel for all-wheel drive of 2016 Toyota Prius.
2016 Toyota Prius Release Date and Price
2016 Toyota Prius is rumored to start its debut in the late of 2015 so the sales could be started in the beginning of 2016. A year later, likely the company will launch the plug-in model. At this time, it is a little bit hard to estimated related to its price tag because the car is still under the development but it goes for higher cost than the current model.
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