Toyota Prius belongs to hybrid cars of the producer of Toyota. Production is widespread in Japan and China. Differs in high profitability and besides it has the lowest level of pollution of the atmosphere in comparison with other Toyota models. A distinctive feature is the absence of idling.
In modifications of Toyota Prius there is one petrol and one electric engine, and at the same each have a high-capacity battery. The electric motor can work just like the generator, thereby automatically recharging the accumulator. Units can work separately and in common together, the management of which have on-board computer. Toyota Prius easily recognizable at the expense of its easily streamline shapes. The drag coefficient is 0.26 aerodynamics. The cabin is air conditioning, which is running on battery, while the engine is not involved. Salon also has a special display that allows you to control the audio system. On a separate touch screen you can see the engine, a subdress of the accumulator and all other technical malfunctions of the car on the way. Transmission is somewhat different from all other models of Toyota - speed can be switched by pressing a special joystick, which is located near the steering wheel or by pressing the same under the steering wheel. Speeds are specified on the display in the green color, and time of their switching is also specified. The car can be opened with a special electronic key, if difficulties arose with it, you can use a mechanical key. It is possible to include at insertion of a key in ignition and after pressing of the Power button, in this case foot must be on the brake.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2015 Honda Accord - interior, exterior and specs
2015 Honda Accord has being produced for almost forty years. To be precise, the model is thirty-seven years old. In fact, a figure is more than solid. It is not surprising that many people refer Honda Accord as a legendary car. Even though enough lifetime achievement, Honda company is not going to stop making other versions of Honda Accord. The ... read more
2016 Toyota Land Cruiser - restyle, specs, and video
Japanese company Toyota Motor Corporation introduced a restyled version of SUV - Toyota Land Cruise. 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser has changed its interior as well as exterior, but not much as Lexus LX 570 2016-2017. However, restyling of 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser can boast with new front design, modernized interior, availability of modern security complex Toyota Safety Sense P, and ... read more
2016 Fiat 500X - design, interior, technical specs
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2017 Skoda VisionS - interior, exterior, specs
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2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC 43 Coupe - specification, salon, images
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