OREANDA-NEWS. Toyota to Exhibit at Automotive Engineering Exposition 2016 Yokohama

Key Items on Display

  1. The fourth-generation Prius; the first car utilizing the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA)

Aside from a cutaway model of the Prius, the engine and lithium-ion batteries of the enhanced hybrid system?which are able to achieve a maximum thermal efficiency of 40 percent?as well as the E-Four (electronic four-wheel drive) system used for the first time in the new Prius (Japan-only) will be displayed. Advanced safety technologies used in the Prius will be introduced using videos and panel displays. These include the collision avoidance assist system?known as Toyota Safety Sense P?and ITS Connect, which utilizes vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure communications.

  1. Initiatives for the future

Videos and display panels will be used to introduce Toyota's Mobility Teammate Concept for automated driving as well as the Toyota Environmental Challenge 2050 which aims to contribute toward the advent of a sustainable society.