Recently, the car circle and a broken 10 million record was born, that is, Toyota by the end of January 2017, its hybrid models in the global cumulative sales reached 100.49 million, breaking the 10 million mark. For Toyota, its hybrid technology has long been an absolute advantage in the industry.
Nearly 10.5 million Toyota hybrid models, the largest proportion is the Toyota hybrid model of the groundbreaker models Prius, four generations of models cumulative sales of 3.9864 million, ranked second is Aqua (Prius c), the cumulative sales of 138.01 million, Camry mixed version fit 1515A170 Turbo chra actually sold 6,147 million ranked third, Prius α / v / + sales of 61.12 million.
Distribution from the global sales point of view, Japan to 48.477 million high-volume models mixed sales, Toyota sold in the North American market, about 3.19 million hybrid cars, the European market, about 1.33 million. As early as 1997, Toyota launched the first generation of Prius, when Toyota's R & D personnel that pure electric drive vehicles fit Isuzu 4HK1 Catridge, regardless of their own hardware technology or software services, want to popular are too early.
The final engineer is equipped with a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine and a 288V AC motor for the Prius, equipped with an ECVT (Electronically Controlled Continuously Variable Transmission) gearbox, a nickel metal hydride (NiMH) battery pack as a power source fit NRR Catridge. Sets of oil and electricity hybrid system called "THS".