Toyota has prepared for the Frankfurt Motor Show 2013 “charged” three-door hatchback Yaris Hybrid-R Concept, flaunting aero with a new front bumper, enlarged air intakes, side “skirts”, as well as other rear bumper with a diffuser.
In addition, the car has received the extended wheel arches to fit them into 18-inch alloy wheels TRD, “shod” in the tires Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 225/40 dimensionality and with an asymmetrical tread pattern.
Under the hood Yaris Hybrid-R Concept is the 1.6-liter turbo engine, prepared by Department of Toyota Motorsport GmbH. It develops 300 “horses” and a peak torque of 420 Nm, which is transmitted to the wheels of the front axle.
This rear-wheel drive hatch rotated two electric motors, each with a capacity of 60 hp There is a third – it is integrated between the combustion engine and six-speed sequential gearbox and plays the role of a generator feeding energy located under the rear sofa supercapacitors, borrowed from Lehmann car Toyota TS030 Hybrid.
Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R Concept has three driving modes: Road, Track and Boost. At first all of the elements of the power plant are operated so as to maximize fuel economy. Electric motors develop a total of no more than 40 hp
In Track mode hatchback starts using all available returns from both ICE and by electric motors. In this electronic torque distribution between the wheels to ensure maximum grip with the road.
On the possibility of serial production of the car out of the question.

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