The Toyota Prius PHV parked alongwith a pre-facelift Tesla Model S at a charging station in Japan. The Toyota Prius PHV is expected to launch in Japan during Autumn, followed by its arrival in the USA almost December.
The Toyota Prius PHV made its debut at the 2016 New York Motor Show. It is based on the new Toyota Prius. The exterior styling is a step above, showing sleek headlights including quad LED elements. Vertical LED with advancing bumper design that hides a blacked-out grille. At the back side, it gets a exclusive pair of LED tail-lamps as well as aggressive features.
The interior design of the Prius PHV is mostly similar to the Toyota Prius. Portrait 11.6-inch touchscreen in the centre with a full color head-up display.Toyota will also offer an exclusive smartphone app for the owners to manage the car’s charging schedule.
it is powered by a 1.8 Lac Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder petrol engine that is connected to an electric motor. The motor is powered by an 8.8 kWh battery pack that can be charged clearly. The Prius Prime, is claimed to offer a full-electric driving area of 22 miles (35.4 km) and a combined driving area of over 600 miles.