Gallery: Toyota FT-Bh Super Mini Hybrid Concept Unveiled at the Geneva ...


Toyota has just unveiled the FT-Bh hybrid concept at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. Toyota’s mini hybrid concept minimizes emissions by using economically viable technologies and manufacturing methods. The FT-Bh concept is longer than the Toyota Yaris, but is 25 percent lighter at only 1,760 pounds – read on for more details!

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  1. tahrey March 12, 2012 at 10:47 am

    From a technical and environmental standpoint: Excellent.

    From a performance standpoint: Who knows? They haven’t even said how powerful that engine is.

    From an aesthetic one: OH GOD KILL IT WITH FIRE. At least from the front and front-3/4 angles. That nose is UGLY.

    As an aside: 25% lighter than the Yaris? You mean the current one is more than 1000kg? It’s not exactly a big car. In fact, I nearly bought one instead of my Clio, which is a bigger car that weighs a touch under 950kg, with a heavy TD engine, and not exactly feature-poor. Are parts of the Toyota made out of lead?

    Wind back to the 80s and most common hatchbacks were sub-800kg… Though I suppose as a hybrid we should cut it quite a lot of slack, as that’s a fairly amazing result.

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