Kentaro Tomo, Grand Master of the Toyota Prius hybrid

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

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 [...]

Toyota Prius, emissions, and the Toyota Mirai fuel cell

By | 2017-07-31T11:41:50+00:00 December 10th, 2015|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Hydrogen, Toyota, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , |

Toyota Prius battery Toyota Division Group Vice President and General Manager Bill Fay talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the all new 2016 Toyota Prius and the Toyota Mirai fuel cell vehicle. The 2016 Toyota Prius comes in different models and different batteries; a Nickel Metal Hydride or a Lithium Ion [...]

2016 Toyota Prius unveil in Las Vegas, Nevada

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:52+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Technology, Toyota|Tags: , , , |

Toyota's Press Release: Beyond Possible: The Sky's the Limit for the All-New 2016 Prius at Las Vegas World Premiere Event • Striking exterior design ushers in new hybrid era • New platform and rear double wishbone suspension dial up driving dynamics • Ten percent fuel economy improvement on core models; highest MPG without [...]

The Toyota Prius is Stalling

By | 2017-03-22T08:08:09+00:00 August 6th, 2005|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Hybrids, Manufacturers, Podcasts, Technology, Toyota|Tags: , |

Thirteen vehicles stalling; We're happy it gets the headlines, but thirteen vehicles stalling – just make sure to spell our name right; talk about Prius. James E. Press, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer – March 17, 2005 Back in March 2004, Motorweek started a long-term drive of the 2004 Toyota Prius. In its [...]