Toyota Kirloskar Motor India have launched the 3rd generation Prius in the Indian market. The Prius comes in two variants which have been priced at Rs 26.55 Lakhs and Rs 27.86 Lakhs.
The latest Prius comes with a 1.8 litre engine with 100 ps of maximum power which when combined with the electronic motor delivers a total of 136 ps. The coefficient of drag is a low .25 cd while the engine comes with a electric water pump making it the only production engine that requires no accessory belts which improves performance and economy.
Speaking at the Prius launch in India, Mr. Sandeep Singh, DMD-Marketing, said “Through the launch of the Prius, Toyota is keen to demonstrate its commitment to offer the latest eco-friendly automotive technology to its customers in India.”