Benchmarking the Highly-Efficient Toyota Yaris Hybrid

Manfred Kogler, Department Manager Vehicle Benchmark, AVL

Lukas Leonhartsberger, Project Manager Spark Ignition Engine Development, AVL | LinkedIn

Hubert Friedl, Senior Product Manager, Business Development Powertrain Engineering, AVL | LinkedIn

The latest-generation Yaris is the first model built on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform, which will provide the basis for all Toyota compact cars in the future. The model´s 1.5-litre three-cylinder engines features highest thermal efficiency providing substantial fuel economy improvement.

In this free webinar, AVL’s Manfred Kogler and Lukas Leonhartsberger present the results of a comprehensive benchmark study, which covered the ICE, component design, vehicle characteristics and performance.

Key topics and takeaways:

  • Discover how the M15A-FXE engine obtains market-leading thermal efficiency within the hybrid powertrain in the new TNGA platform
  • Gain insight into Toyota’s operating strategies for optimized fuel consumption
  • Learn about the complexity of integrated technologies for positive driver perception
  • Find out where the Toyota Yaris sits in its competitive landscape
  • Gain insight into AVL’s benchmarking methodologies, services and solutions

Meet the experts

Manfred Kogler

Department Manager Vehicle Benchmark, AVL

Lukas Leonhartsberger

Project Manager Spark Ignition Engine Development, AVL

Hubert Friedl

Senior Product Manager, Business Development Powertrain Engineering, AVL