Toyota Launches Corolla Hybrid in Japan
According to Toyota, the Corolla hybrid returns a fuel economy of 33 kilometers per liter in the Japanese cycle (3 liters/100km) thanks to its highly efficient 1.5-liter gasoline Atkinson-cycle hybrid powertrain.
As for the vehicle’s design, the hybrid will sport an exclusive front grille, Synergy Blue badges, and a Light Blue Metallic exterior color among other things. Inside, the Corolla gains special seat fabric, exclusive panel designs, and artificial leather-covered instrument panel and shift gear.
The Japanese automaker is looking to sell about 2,500 hybrid Corollas per year in its home market.
Story via DetroitNews