Toyota revealed its 2017 Prius Prime Hybrid model, at the 2016 New York International Auto Show. Just a few glimpses and a small brief was given during the auto show.
However, now, the company is ready to bring the Toyota to the market for sales; revealing more information about the upcoming model.
The new Prius Prime has a completely new exterior and interior design. It has a 4 seat cabin layout. Toyota decided to keep to this 4 seat cabin layout in order to attain its car proficiency goals.
According to the company, the Toyota 2017 Prius Prime will be skilled of 120 miles/ per gallon, which is twice than its predecessor and 26% well-organized. The car will sport a 1.8L gasoline engine, escorted by an electric drive motor with an 8.8 kWh battery pack.
The estimated mileage of the New Prius is quite inspiring bearing in mind its predecessor. According to Toyota, the new Prius Prime will be able to travel 40 km, depending on the driving mode, on EV power (Electric Vehicle Power), before its regular hybrid powertrain kicks in. The 2017 Chevrolet Volt is likely to do travel up to 85Km on EV power.
The New Prius Prime will start off at $ 30,000 (PKR 3.2 Million).