The 2016 Toyota Mirai Hybrid is an all-new Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Sedan with precise design as well as highly-innovative technology. Mirai stands for “future” in Japanese, as well as this word describe the most excellent the intention Toyota had with this newest edition. Though the exterior is not rather by everyone’s taste, Japanese maker aims to make a turning point in contemporary car industry. First objective is achieved! Toyota is formally the first major brand that offered this kind of vehicle.
2016 – Toyota Mirai Hybrid
Exterior and Interior of 2016 Toyota Mirai Hybrid
As we stated earlier, the look of the Mirai is rather unique. Its body lines are extraordinary and unconventional. Its exterior is full with particulars which are triangular-shaped, counting lights as well as air vents. Though, the eye-catching prettiness is was not the main focus of Toyota’s designer. In fact the entire structure was shaped to serve the functionality.
2016 – Toyota Mirai Hybrid Interior
2016 Toyota Mirai Hybrid interior is precise as much as exterior is. Upholstered in pseudo leather, Mirai offer few color choice for its interior neat, mainly variation with black as main color. Though the interior design might not appeal everybody’s taste, Toyota did create the new Mirai a car of future with newest technologies. Entune infotainment system, steering which present the alternative to find an adjacent hydrogen-station are all crowded with Mirai sedan.
The performance of the 2016 Toyota Mirai Hybrid is based on electric motor which is capable to develop 151 horsepower and 247 lb-ft of torque. It acceleration time is said to be 9 second (from 0 to 60 mph). The nickel-metal-hydride battery gets its energy from fuel-cells stacked under the front seats. Its electric-only range is announced to be around 300 miles, with trunk capacity of 11 pounds of hydrogen. It fueling time is around 5 minutes, which is pretty outstanding.
Price and Release Date of 2016 Toyota Mirai Hybrid
2016 – Toyota Mirai Hybrid Rear View
Japanese car producer, Toyota, offered its all-new FCV named Mirai at the 2014 LA Auto Show, few months before, in November. Though, its release is not predictable before the conclusion of this year, 2015, while sales must start early on next. The precise price is still unavailable, however according to Toyota; we could expect new Mirai to launch at around $45,000.
This hydrogen-powered fuel cell car will go on sale next fall. Now, let’s see what this sedan has to present. Owing to a high demand, production of the 2016 Toyota Mirai Hybrid will be augmented three times.