2017 Toyota Hybrid beats Tesla in EcoTest

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2017 Toyota Hybrid beats Tesla in EcoTest

5 star for the Prius even under more stringent test conditions

  • CO2 and toxin emissions were likewise determined in real-world owning for the very first time
  • Prius Hybrid is likewise the most environmentally friendly car with combustion engine
  • Four-star Toyota Yaris Hybrid ranked 5th, another cost-effective and tidy option

Even in the brand-new, more stringent ADAC EcoTest 4.0, the existing Toyota Prius accomplished the top, luxury ranking. Amongst the 45 automobiles evaluated so far, the hybrid is the most environmentally friendly car with a combustion engine, coming 2nd with 94 of 100 possible points.

In order to provide customers a clear orientation when picking an affordable automobile that is as green as possible, the 13th round of the ADAC EcoTest presented in 2003 consisted of a basic development: for the very first time, automobiles that had actually won a suggestion in the laboratory test needed to send to extra emissions measurements on the roadway (genuine owning emissions).

In the strictest ADAC EcoTest to this day, the Toyota Prius 1.8 Hybrid Executive provided convincingly low fuel intake and exhaust emissions. The measurements were 1.7 l metropolitan, 3.9 l extra-urban and 5.4 l freeway, each over a range of 100 km, CO2 emissions of 113 g per km.

2017 Toyota Hybrid beats Tesla in EcoTest