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Toyota Prius Hybrid

(2008 model)

Brief specs of 2008 Toyota Prius Hybrid

4-door 5-seater hatchback (liftback) sedan, DOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam), 1497 cm3 / 91.4 cu in / 91.4 cu in, 57.0 kW / 76.4 hp / 76.4 hp @ 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm, 115.0 N·m / 84.8 lb·ft / 84.8 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, front wheel drive, 170 km/h / 106 mph / 106 mph top speed, consumption 4.3 l/100km / 65.7 mpg-UK / 54.7 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)ToyotaIssued from2008
ModelPrius HybridIssued until
SeriePriusNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerToyota Motor Corp.CountryJP,US,AU,ID

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typehatchback (liftback) sedanNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)244 l / 8.62 cu ft / 8.62 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2662 l / 94.01 cu ft / 94.01 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)244 l / 8.62 cu ft / 8.62 cu ft

Dimensions & Weight

Length4460 mm / 175.6 in / 175.6 inTotal (curb) weight1302 kg / 2870 lb / 2870 lb
Width1730 mm / 68.1 in / 68.1 inDry weight
Height1500 mm / 59.1 in / 59.1 inLoad capacity426 kg / 939 lb / 939 lb
Wheelbase2710 mm / 106.7 in / 106.7 inGross (max.) weight1728 kg / 3810 lb / 3810 lb
Track frontTowing weight2274 kg / 5013 lb / 5013 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity45 l / 9.9 UK gal / 11.9 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.65  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.21 m2 / 23.7 sq ft / 23.7 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders
Engine Type Total number of valves
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore75.0 mm / 2.95 in / 2.95 in
FuelStroke84.7 mm / 3.33 in / 3.33 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.89
Fuel supplyIndirect injection, multi pointEngine displacement1497 cm3 / 91.4 cu in / 91.4 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity374.19 cm3/cylinder / 22.834 cu in/cylinder / 22.834 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignDOHC (double overhead camshafts, twin cam)Compression ratio13.0 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power57.0 kW / 76.4 hp / 76.4 hp at 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm / 5000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque115.0 N·m / 84.8 lb·ft / 84.8 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)22.8 kW / 30.6 hp / 30.6 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output38.1 kW/l / 0.837 bhp/cu in / 0.837 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque76.8 N·m/l / 0.67 lb·ft/cu in / 0.67 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed170 km/h / 106 mph / 106 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio59.2 kW/ton / 44.9 bhp/ton / 44.9 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)4.3 l/100km / 65.7 mpg-UK / 54.7 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions165 g/km / 265 g/mi / 265 g/mi
  Range1047 km / 650 mi / 650 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering detailsPower assisted steering
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle11.0 m / 36.1 ft / 36.1 ft
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres front195/55-R16Tyres rear195/55-R16
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Toyota Prius Hybrid

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