The world's popular automobile manufacturer Toyota is known in the automobile market of the world for its luxurious cars. Toyota achieved the target of selling 15 million hybrid cars in January 2020. The company started Hybrid Electric Vehicles in 1997 by launching the Prius. Today, sales of hybrid electric cars in Europe have reached 2.8 million and there are 19 different cars in the market under the Toyota and Lexus brands.
Talking about Toyota and Lexus hybrid electric vehicles at the global level, then there are 44 vehicles in it. 25 years ago, Takeshi Uchiyamada led the team to design the car for the 21st century, which was the first generation Prius launched to reduce other harmful pollutants while reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Today, after selling 15 million hybrids, Toyota has reduced 120 million tonnes of CO2 emissions from its hybrid electric technology for the environment compared to petrol vehicles worldwide. The Toyota Vellfire is the company's recently launched car in the market that is equipped with hybrid technology.
For your information, let us tell you that Toyota is continuing to refine hybrid technology to reduce its emission and provide better fuel efficiency, unlike the current fourth generation hybrid system. In today's time, hybrid electric vehicles are cheap, easy to find and fine for the customers of the European market. Whereas Toyota knows that the hybrid electric vehicle is part of the future electrified vehicle. Electrification experience for the company for the last two decades also comes in the company's multi-powertrain strategy. The company offers and will continue to offer various types of electrified vehicles to reduce emissions according to regulation, market infrastructure and finally customer demand.