Hydrogen Saloon Toyota Mirai 2015-2016 model year put into production by Toyota Motor Corporation, and is now available to customers in Japan. Innovative four Toyota sedan world fantastic hydrogen-powered Toyota FC Stack, providing electricity generation by a chemical reaction between hydrogen and oxygen, became a serial option due to conceptual Toyota FCV and Toyota FCV-R, in which the Japanese polished hydrogen technology of the future for several years. Sedan Mirai (in Russian – the future) is currently available only in Japan. Price Toyota Mirai, however, ranges from 7,236,000 yen (about 61,500 US dollars), but the Japanese government allocates to each buyer grant of $2 million. Yen (17,000 dollars).
The number of those wishing to purchase a novelty with the engine on hydrogen, by reservation only. In the summer of 2015 Toyota Mirai will appear in North America, and possibly by the end of next year and in Europe.
Official photos and videos, as well as technical information provided by the Japanese manufacturer, they say that the name of the sedan Toyota Mirai (Future Toyota) fits perfectly.
New Hydrogen Saloon Toyota Mirai 2015-2016 year – with the original, even fantastic exterior design, and the exclusive two-tone paint finishes. The main surface of the body of a sedan can be painted in one of six colors – White Pearl (white), Precious Silver (silver), Pure Blue (blue), Dark Blue Mica (dark blue), Dark Red Mica (dark red) or Precious Black Pearl (Black), but the roof, front and rear roof pillars, door frame glasses, a thin paste between the bonnet and front wings, stripes on the hulls of mirrors, air intake grille in the front bumper – only black and graphite gray.
The front end Toyota Mirai, behind the lenses of each of which are placed on the four LED lights.
Japanese hydrogen sedan looks a bit ponderous due to massive marker lamps (LED filled with 3D-effect), a large tailgate with elegant LED strip and a huge bumper, but … how cool looks and original feed.
Outer dimensions of the body comprise Toyota Mirai 4890 mm long, 1815 mm wide, 1535 mm in height, with a 2780 mm wheelbase. Fitted as standard with tires size 215 / 55R17 on alloy wheels 17th the size of the front track – 1535 mm, clearance – 130 mm.
Salon sedan four, comfort seats with anatomical profile of the back, unobtrusive lateral support and electric adjustment in 8 directions. In the second row luxury sofa, divided into two powerful armrest area.
Decent size wheelbase 2780 mm and competent internal arrangement helped to create solid interior dimensions, 2040 mm long, 1465 mm wide and 1185 mm in height. On any of the four seats can be accommodated comfortably, with a margin of space in all directions, the convenience of landing in the car interior provides wide doorways and doors opening to an angle of 80 degrees.
Back in the first row, and estimate the level of modern equipment installed on the Toyota Mirai. Before the driver multifunction steering wheel compact size, on top of the center panel in the center of the dashboard includes electronic multi-function instrument panel with 4.2-inch color screen (navigation, phone).
All the above equipment, an advanced multimedia system, is standard on the Toyota sedan world.
Specifications of Toyota Mirai involve the use of a super modern technology TFCS. The basic principle of operation of the hydrogen engine is to use hydrogen as fuel to produce electricity. Hydrogen engine operation on auto provide two hydrogen tank (60 liters front, rear, 62.4 liters) of hydrogen fuel entering the installation Toyota FC Stack (fuel cell polymer electrolyte) and is mixed with oxygen in a chemical reaction to form water and electricity.
The resulting electricity can be stored in batteries, or go directly to power the electric motor (154 hp 335 Nm) of torque front wheels. The presence of a super modern equipment and batteries hydrogen sedan makes heavy enough. The mass of the vehicle in running order is 1850 kg, with payload cars only 220 kg. But hydrogen sedan can accelerate to 100 mph in 10 seconds and gain a top speed of 175 mph. Most interesting is that hydrogen fuel reserve sufficient to overcome the 650 kilometers, while refueling takes only 3 minutes, and the car does not pollute the atmosphere with harmful emissions, and just plain water watering way. Toyota Mirai equipped with electric power steering, independent front suspension with MacPherson struts, rear torsion beam semidependent, all-wheel disc brakes with Brake Energy Regeneration. Toyota Motor Corporation is confident in the reliability of its hydrogen offspring and offers 8-year warranty on high-tech equipment and the whole car as a whole