2022 Toyota Corolla GR – The Toyota Corolla GR will finally be available in the second quarter of 2022 according to a report from Forbes. Additionally, the brand is expected to introduce hydrogen-powered versions of both the Prius as well as the Corolla in the next few years According to the same report.
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It’s Corolla GR (rendered below) is expected to use its 1.6-liter 3 cylinders turbocharged engine and all-wheel-drive system of Europe-spec GR Yaris. The engine produces 257 horsepower (192 Kilowatts) and 266 pounds-feet (360 Newton-meters) in torque. The Corolla is said to be coming with five doors and a hatchback body.
An earlier rumor from Japan suggested that it was possible that the Corolla GR could have 296 horsepower (221 Kilowatts) from an upgraded model that is based on the 1.6-liter three-cylinder. The power could be reportedly be pumped through a manual with six speeds. According to the Forbes report also says that Toyota’s hydrogen-powered combustion engine is in production. This bizarre powerplant is not one of the traditional fuel cells; it makes use of hydrogen as a fuel for combustion. According to Toyota, the system emits nearly zero CO2 and also some NOx. The next Prius is expected to arrive in December 2022 According to Forbes. It will come with a 1.8-liter gas engine with hybrid aid. In the future, a PHEV powered by hydrogen will join the line.
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A Corolla with just the hydrogen-fueled combustion engine is also believed to be coming in 2023. It’s unclear the method by which Toyota will address the absence of a hydrogen refueling infrastructure to fuel the vehicles. According to the US Department of Energy’s Alternative Fuels Map only shows that there are hydrogen-based public fueling places located in California and the US. A few locations are located situated in Canada.
Even if these hydrogen-powered models are only going to be niche offerings, Toyota is also finally becoming serious about EVs. The first is the bZ4X, which is expected to be on sale by the end of 2022. The company will offer seven models of the bZ in 2025.