Toyota has been testing a plug-in version of its Toyota Hybrid Synergy Drive hybrid car.
The plug-in system is expected to make its debut in the next generation Toyota Prius, which is due soon. Plug-in recharging is one of the features of the next generation Hybrid Synergy Drive.
According to Toyota, a complete recharge of the prototype’s batteries can be done in about 3 to 4 hours from a 100V outlet. Check out the 3 minute video after the jump, which previews the next generation Prius technologies.
VIDEO: Toyota previews next generation Hybrid Synergy Drive