Many of our
customers have the question that if hybrid battery need to exchanged. This
is completely wrong information. Hybrid battery of both Insight and Prius
need not to be exchanged unless it is damaged by an accident. Please don't
believe such wrong information and miss the opportunity of owning a
futuristic car with better fuel consumption. Further, hybrid vehicles do
not need any sort of sophisticated repair or maintenance work. The hybrid
car is a product of automobile technological advancement. Many people in
Japan use hybrid cars without problems.
of Sri Lanka made hybrid vehicles exercise duty free and that brings the
customs duty and tax rate of such vehicles to 1/3 of that of similar
normal cars. This is like you are importing a almost duty free car. The
more longer your car run with 1 l of petrol, the more environmental
friendly it is. Save money - Save planet for future. We truly believe that
this is a huge opportunity for Sri Lanka car buyers have futuristic car
while saving money. Already hybrid cars are largely popular in Europe,
America and Japan. Don't miss this opportunity; This is your opportunity
to save money both on car and running fuel cost.
Check ready import hybrid cars
available in Japan ..
What are hybrid cars?
A hybrid vehicle combine an
internal combustion engine (petrol or diesel) and one or more electric
motors to drive it. Electric motors are driven by power supplied by much
advance batteries which again charged by the power supplied by the
internal combustion engine while the vehicle is driven by it. As a result
overall fuel consumption of the vehicle improves and runs more km with 1 l
Does hybrid vehicle
battery need to be charged from out side? Hybrid vehicles batteries
need not to be charged with electricity from outside. Battery is charged
by the power supplied by the internal combustion engine while the vehicle
is driven by it.
Does the hybrid cars need to
change the battery?
Battery needs not to be
replaced like a normal car battery unless it is damaged by an accident
etc. Manufactures like Toyota and Honda say that battery is expected to
last as long as the car last. However, any battery with aging will lose
its capacity of holding electricity charge. Some experts predicts that the
hybrid car battery will last at least 15 years though it is not official.
Quite and smooth run. Hybrid vehicles are quite
and smooth while running because it combines two sources of power.
More km. Some hybrid
vehicles run as twice km as what other normal petrol engine vehicles run.
See below some details of hybrid vehicles available from Japan.
What are electric
vehicles? Electric vehicles are run by one or more electric motors
only. As a result, these are called zero emission vehicles because they
don't burn fuel to run the vehicle.
Does electric vehicle
battery need to be charged from outside? Yes, electric vehicle has no
internal combustion engine and therefore need to charged before running.
Its like your mobile phone recharging.
Future .. The
electric car is said to be the future of personal transportation because
of zero emission.
Why hybrid and electric cars?
Global warming and clean
air. Fossil fuel is vanishing faster than ever scientist have
predicted. Yet, fossil fuels emit CO2 which results in global warming. For
example new shape Allion DBA-NZT260 (1500 cc) emits 116 g/km. Where as new
shape 2009 Prius DAA-ZVW30 (1800 ) emits only 76 g/km saving 40 g/km of
CO2. That is almost 35% and that is enormous.
Save money - Save planet.
The user average actual fuel consumption of a DBA-NZT260 Allion is 13.6
km/l. Whereas new shape Prius DAA-ZVW30 run 23.2 km/l under actual
conditions. (These values are based on popular community website
yahoo.co.jp in Japan. These are average values of data provided by its
users using respective vehicles.) Thus, owners of hybrid vehicles not only
save money with fuel but also help to minimize global warming.
Cost of fuel
Here is a comparison of cost
These values are based on popular community website yahoo.co.jp in Japan.
These are average values of data provided by its users using respective
Cost per petrol liter is assumed as Rs 115/-
CO2 emission (g/km)
Average actual fuel consumption (km/l)
Approximate cost per km (Rs)
hybrid (old shape)
hybrid (new shape)
How to use Honda Insight And Toyota Prius puncture repair
Following video explains how to use puncture
repair kit of Honda Insight and Toyota Prius. Its in Japanese. English
explanation is given bellow. A pictorial illustration comes with every
puncture set. You should be able to understand what to do with this even
if the explanations are in Japanese. Please refer to that also. Liquid is
for one time use only.
First of all park your car at a safe place away
from the road traffic
Remove tyer bulb cap
Remove bulb-core using bulb-core remover
Shake liquid bottle and connect to the bulb core
using small horse
Inject as much as possible liquid in to the tyer.
Fix the bulb-core and tighten using bulb core