Kentaro Tomo, Grand Master of the Toyota Prius hybrid

Kentaro Tomo, Grand Master of the Toyota Prius hybrid

Kentaro Tomo, Grand Master of Hybrid, Toyota Motor Corp (TMC) talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about the new gear set in the Toyota Prius. Tomo-san talks (through his interpreter) about the new planetary gear set and where the force is transmitted.

What are the benefits of this change? increase in fuel economy? what else?

What is the increase in efficiency of the engine?

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:42+00:00 January 24th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Video|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

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Lou Ann Hammond is the CEO of Carlist and Driving the Nation. She is the co-host of Real Wheels Washington Post carchat every Friday morning and is the Automotive, energy correspondent for The John Batchelor Show and a Contributor to Automotive Electronics magazine headquartered in Korea. Hammond is a member of the North American Car and Truck of the Year (NACTOY), Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY), and the Concept Car of the Year.