The Auris Hybrid is manufactured by Toyota. It was presented in Geneva motor show in 2010. Its sales begin in July 2010 in U.K.
The Auris Hybrid has the same powertrain and batteries as the Prius but it is cheaper than prius. It is an eco-friendly Hybrid and has less Carbon dioxide emissions (CO2), which is 89 g/km. Its combined fuel economy is 74.3 mpg (3.80 L/100 km; 61.9 mpgUS). The Auris Hybrid was selected as "WhatGreenCar car of the Year 2010" in 2010.
In 2010, Toyota sold 15,237 Auris Hybrids.
The New Toyota Auris Hybrid has 1.8-litre 16-valve VVT petrol engine with 98bhp on its own. It has a combined 134bhp from the full petrol-electric power train.
It has a CVT (continuously variable transmission) to its front wheels. Apart from that it has standard drive and braking system.
Three driving modes 'EV', 'Eco' and 'Power' are available. This Hybrid produces low emissions and fuel economy.
Auris HSD Hybrid alloy wheels, leather seats, Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control, automatic lights and wipers, and a reversing camera which displays in the rear-view mirror when activated.