Toyota plans to bring to market an electric version of the 2021 Toyota C-HR Electric crossover, which was first shown to the public a year ago, next month. On the occasion of the start of sales, the manufacturer revealed the main characteristics and features of the new product.
2021 Toyota C-HR Electric
Overall, the design of the new electric car is almost identical to the petrol version, but differs in a few small details. The model is made more recognizable, for example, by the fully enclosed grille and the exclusive EV logo. At the same time, the novelty uses new rims with low air resistance, but the rear part differs little from the internal combustion engine version, except for the absence of an exhaust pipe.
2021 Toyota C-HR Electric complete set
As for the equipment, the electric version was equipped with new LED optics (front fog lamps and taillights), a two-tone body, special roof trim, sunroof, camera and reversing radar, etc.
Battery and charger 2021 Toyota C-HR Electric
The manufacturer spoke about the power plant, according to him, the new car is equipped with an electric motor with a maximum power of 204 horsepower, powered by a three-cell lithium battery with a capacity of 54 kWh. Nothing was announced about the maximum range of the crossover, but you can focus on the performance of the Lexus UX 300e with a similar filling and a power reserve of 400 kilometers on the NEDC cycle.
Despite the external resemblance to gasoline and hybrid C-HRs, the electric vehicle has many technical differences: the electric crossover is based on its own E-TNGA architecture with a rear multi-link suspension, an original layout and reinforced chassis elements.