10 Things You Need To Know About The Toyota Mirai



10 things you need to know about the Toyota MiraiHere’s 10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai, the car that’s poised to do for fuel cell vehicles what Prius did for hybrid.



1. The Mirai uses an electricity generator to harness power from hydrogen gas.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai

2. The only exhaust emission is water.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai

3. The car is powered by a 153bhp fuel cell stack…
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai

4. …And can travel 300 miles on a single tank of hydrogen.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai

5. It takes three minutes to refuel Mirai.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai

6. The benchmark 0-62mph sprint takes 9.6 seconds.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai
7. Top speed is 111mph.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai
8. The car launches in Japan on December 15 and arrives in the UK and other selected European markets in September 2015.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai
9. Standard safety equipment includes a pre-collision system; lane departure alert; Drive-start Control, which limits sudden starts or acceleration when making gear shifts and a blind spot monitor.
10 things you need to know about the Toyota Mirai
10. A heated steering wheel; eight-way adjustable and heated front seats; a high-definition 4.2-inch LED TFT multi-information display and fully automatic and independent air conditioning with Nanoe air purification technology come fitted as standar