Toyota is bringing so many top class models by the end of 2016 and 2016 Toyota Prius is one of them. However, this fourth generation hybrid vehicle has the quality to beat any other car of its class. It will be a redesigned model having a much better fuel economy quality this time. As per the experts’ suggests the Toyota is focusing on its exterior basically to make it look more interesting.
2016 Toyota Prius: Redesign and Features
Reports say that the new Prius will shape a little towards sedan having a hood at lower position and a vertical windshield which has moved back even more. Its exterior will feature improved aerodynamic properties. There will be another new chassis below the metal sheet offering better handling techniques. Cargo area has been increased and interior consists of high tech gadgets and with various options. Back seat has been enlarged giving more comfort to passengers.
The 2016 Toyota Prius is a promising model offering pretty good fuel economy, spacious interior, various new options and high tech gadgets. However, the makers would like to provide a better improved handling facility with more acceleration than it currently provides. It has a much better fuel efficiency that is extremely important in the current generation.
2016 Toyota Prius: Exterior and Interior
From the leaked images of the 2016 Toyota Prius, it is clear that this model is having a new set of dashboard with the instrument panel. The dashboard has a more luxurious look with a three spokes based steering with new analog gauges. It will mark the distance from the current display that has been moved to the center of dash. However, the center stack is engulfed in tapes and other elements which make it harder to get the navigation quickly while driving. Toyota promises that this model will have more space with excellent interior decoration with quick, usable gadgets.
The exterior of 2016 Toyota Prius will have a contrast color combination this time. However, there won’t be huge changes except including some light weighted parts especially made of aluminum and carbon fiber. In few areas, strong plastics are used. Prius does not need any better material but in order to get better fuel efficiency it may get lighter than before. It has rear defogger and intermittent wipers as well.
2016 Toyota Prius: Engine
The full specification of upcoming 2016 Toyota Prius engine has not yet been announced. But it is strongly expected to get a 1.8 liter sized four cylinder based gas engine under its bonnet having high quality electric motors. It may have a new nickel metallic hydride battery set, and a costly lithium ion within it will give even better output. To give more power to rear wheels, it may introduce a motor that will be controlled electronically. It has front wheel drive.
2016 Toyota Prius: Release Date and Price
The 2016 Toyota Prius is most expected to hit the showrooms from early 2016 but before few months of it, the Prius will make its debut. There is no information about its price but expected that it will be just a little higher than the current version.