The fourth generation Toyota Prius the Japanese demonstrated at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The novelty will be more economical than its predecessor by about 10%.
This is the first global model developed on the TNGA platform, while in the design we see a lot of solutions from the Toyota Mirai. Behind the exterior is a hull whose rigidity was increased by 60%. The length of the novelty increased by 60 mm, by 15 mm it became wider and 20 mm lower. Also, according to the Japanese company, engine efficiency was increased by 40 percent, which allowed to improve fuel consumption by 10%.
2016 Toyota Prius will debut in Japan at the end of this year, and in other markets the hybrid will appear next year.