Japanese auto giant Toyota presented its latest developments for the car of the future Auris. According to industry observers, this model has some advantages in urban environments because of its low fuel consumption and switching system in standby motor. In the car was introduced as the new system HSD (Hybrid Synergy Drive), which controls the smooth acceleration of the car, thus avoiding the inconvenience of especially sharp departure from standstill the car. The system itself is a combination of an electric motor with an output of 60 kW and 1.8-liter VVT-i petrol engine. They can operate completely independent of one another, but also has the option to work simultaneously in order to save fuel. Toyota Auris accelerates from 0-100 km / h in 10.9 seconds and a top speed of 175 km / h. The power system of this new hybrid is 136 hp Fuel consumption is very low, only 3.8 l/100 km., Which is the main advantage of Japanese car. Frequent stop-and-go city is avoided by eliminating the need to include gasoline engines. Car possibly work in electric mode and does not pollute the environment with CO2.
The hybrid battery is under the rear seat without disturbing the passengers and baggage. Boot capacity is 360 liters as the volume and in earlier versions of this model. The interior can be said that there are several innovations typical of next generation hybrids, such as the dashboard and indicators on the performance of the car in different modes.
The center console is equipped with multiple buttons all light blue and clearly arranged according to their functions. Cockpit upholstery is made of soft leather, which gives a feeling of luxury and warmth. Another interesting element is the hybrid lever transmission of, cleverly chosen against the center console and the overall interior design. Dimensions of the Toyota Auris is 4275 cm long and 2,600 mm wheelbase. Height is reduced by 0.55 meters, which makes the Toyota Auris lowest car in its class. This greatly helps the aerodynamics of the hybrid and from there reduce fuel consumption. The weight was also reduced by 45 kg for the new lightweight materials, of which the car is made. The center of gravity has shifted down and driving position is altered by 4 cm, from which changes its position and standing behind the wheel. Toyota Auris is a combination of an innovative exterior design and an aggressive form of LED lights and front grille. Introduced innovations in the field of environmental Toyota ahead of all competitors in its class cars such as Peugeot 208 GT and Ford Focus. The rear of the car is made of reinforced lightweight material with integrated spoiler and diffuser. This way Toyota Auris acquires sporty character. Chassis at the front is a "Mac Pherson strut" and the rear torsion beam. CO2 in the combined cycle is 134 g / km, the hybrid Toyota Auris has a 6 speed manual transmission, two-stage airbags for driver and passenger and knee airbags for the driver. Another feature of the model is called TRC electronic control system and traction control wheels to engine speed.