Facts About Toyota Hybrids
There are still many drivers who are wondering about hybrid vehicles. It can be a difficult choice making the switch to a hybrid vehicle. There’s a lot of information you might need before deciding on buying a hybrid. Today at Toyota on the Trail we’re going to look at some facts about Toyota hybrids including how hybrid’s are fueled and how they perform. After reading this, you might even consider trying out a hybrid for yourself.
Toyota has proved that hybrids come in all shapes and sizes. They have even have a Highlander Hybrid that has a towing capacity of 1,590 kg (3,500 lbs). Toyota Hybrids are manufactured with patented technology, so no other hybrid is quite like what you can find with Toyota. Toyota Hybrids have fuel EV-only driving, engine, engine-start-stop, highly efficient Atkinson cycle engines, regenerative braking and electric motor assist. These hybrid vehicles are built to handle everything gas powered vehicles can.
Toyota even went so far as to compare hybrid vehicles against diesel powertrains. They discovered that Toyota hybrids are among the cleanest vehicles on the road and are working hard to reduce smog-forming emissions. These alternative fuel sources are going making a huge difference in the future, especially as more and more people start buying hybrids.
Toyota is continuing to explore alternative energy sources and perfect new technologies. There is even a hydrogen powered Toyota on the horizon called the Toyota Mirai. These new and exciting developments make it an exciting time to be on the road. If you want to see a hybrid vehicle in action, schedule a test drive and stop in at Toyota on the Trail. There are many hybrid options including the Camry Hybrid, Prius, Prius C, Prius V and Highlander Hybrid. Learn more about hybrids today!