2008 Chicago Auto Show: Toyota 1/X Concept Makes North American Debut

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Toyota 1/X

2008 Chicago Auto Toyota 1/X Concept Makes American Debut

CHICAGO, 6, 2008 — The Toyota 1/X vehicle made its North debut today at the 2008 Auto Show. Developed by Motor Corporation, the Toyota 1/X hybrid offers a glimpse the next era of automotive technological The Toyota 1/X redefines from its roots the idea of what it to be environmentally considerate. Pronounced the name is derived from its mass, fuel consumption and output, each totaling a of that of other vehicles in its

The 1/X features an aerodynamic ultra-lightweight that maintains the interior of the Toyota Prius hybrid and is one-third the weight of the Prius. Its low curb weight is partially through the use of a light but very carbon fiber reinforced (CFRP) throughout the body

The aerodynamic shape of the 1/X and unique design result in smaller allowing passengers more and helping to create a greater of openness and freedom with its surroundings for driver and passengers. The material is lighter and stronger traditional metals, creating a like structure with that help absorb during an impact.

The 1/X roof is produced from a made from environmentally-responsible derived from kenaf and plants. The result is a roof improves heat insulation, less carbon dioxide, the amount of light entering the and reducing noise.

On the inside, the 1/X four ultra-lightweight seats of polyester fiber that is three-dimensionally for added comfort. The functions like a spring or that helps create a feel for all occupants.

Toyota 1/X

The ultra-lightweight stature of the 1/X also contribute to a fuel efficiency that would double of the Prius and allow the 1/X to operate an ultra-small hybrid powertrain under the rear seat. The combines a home rechargeable hybrid unit with a 500cc 0.5-liter flexible-fuel that is 1/4th of the total of the Prius powertrain. The hybrid concept is designed to accommodate a battery that would be at home. The result is a vehicle the possibility of traveling over 600 on a small four-gallon tank of and achieving the acceleration performance is equivalent to the Prius.

In consideration of pedestrians and oncoming the 1/X is equipped with non-glare The front of the 1/X is dominated by an LED lighting that sweeps under and its large front windshield. The LED helps eliminate glare from the headlights. At sunset, the surface of the LED system softly the entire front surface. the headlights on, the LED system surrounds the with a soft light, to prevent glare from oncoming cars and nearby

The light weight of the Toyota 1/X designers to equip the vehicle smaller and thinner wheels help reduce splashing driving in wet conditions. The tires are with central grooves further help prevent from splashing in the direction of

The 1/X concept is one more example of commitment to designing clean, and innovative vehicles. The Toyota 1/X made its world debut at the Tokyo Motor Show.

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