This engine has aged well and is proving to be quite reliable over time; assuming it’s properly maintained, of course.
Regenerative braking takes the forward motion of the vehicle and turns it into electrical energy.
The 12-volt battery powers the conventional automotive systems. This video is sponsored by Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper.
Hybrid and electric vehicles use regenerative braking to capture energy to charge the batteries.
Toyota Motor North America also saw its sales of hybrids and plug-in hybrids reach a cumulative total exceeding 3 million units as of Dec. 31, 2016.