The new 2021 Toyota C-HR should actually be a fully electric car, the first one after a long time of planning and designing and surely a long time of waiting for the perfect EV car. Let us be honest and say that Toyota already has great hybrid and hydrogen car, like Toyota Mirai, but the fully electric car has not been seen in this factory after the Toyota RAV4 EV has been released. That was 2014 in California. This time it could be a car for the whole world, mostly Europe and China, with options that US buyers could accept. Unfortunately, we could not confirm any of this information.
- The model is modern and attractive to new buyers.
- There is a new electric engine under the hood.
- The design is actually not different from the old model.
- We still do not know how much it will cost.
The design of 2021 Toyota C-HR should not be much different from the old models made in this factory and official look of C-HR that we know for. The only they should add are different plug-in connections and charging inputs. We cannot expect much novelties in design thus model is attractive only because of its electric powertrain.
Cabins have always been interesting in electric cars, mostly because of their high usage of the technology that those cars offer. We cannot know how the design of 2021 Toyota C-HR will be different from the last year model, but let us expect the best in class in term of technology.
When it comes to the engine, the most questionable part of the 2021 Toyota C-HR, we actually do not have much information. Unfortunately, they have not said much about possible additions and changes in C-HR in this part of the car. However, we have the most interesting example that can at least present us a possible look and design of the sporty car that could be driven on the electric engine. It is Toyota Corolla that China market adopts last year.
They have used fully electric engine under the hood, producing the power for more than 30 miles of driving without charging. It is more than useful for the Chinese buyers, so they accepted it as their future optional shopping model. However, there are numerous reasons why something like that could not be made in the US, but we can expect an interesting and practical electric engine for this small city car. Not only that Toyota has improved their electric cars, but they also have made their versions of popular models, like Toyota IZOA.
2021 Toyota C-HR Release Date and Price
It is not for sure who actually said that 2021 Toyota C-HR will be EV car. Even the main engineers in Toyota cannot confirm that they will make sedans and hatchback as fully electric cars. They are not economical and not that popular among buyers.
The more popular is producing the electric vans and SUVs which users already drive because of their economic and practicality. These cars also buy families and older buyers, aiming to drive it in green zones in cities. However, China has been pleased with the first electric hatchback and they are completely thankful for that car. So, we should be patient and wait for what they will actually do in the future with this car.