Toyota bZ4X

The bZ4X (for ‘Beyond Zero emissions ‘4’ X-over), expected in Australia late this year or early in 2023, will be Toyota’s first production EV model.

Expected to sit just above the Hyundai Ioniq 5 (from $71,900), the RAV4-esque five-seater midsized SUV introduces a dedicated EV architecture shared with Subaru’s Solterra EV and coming Lexus RZ EVs.


Motor: Synchronous electric permanent-magnet
Transmission/drive: Single-speed reduction gear/FWD or AWD
Battery: 71.4kWh Lithium Ion
Power/torque: 150kW/265Nm (AWD: 160kW/336Nm
0-100km/h: 7.7 to 8.4s
Consumption: 14.4-18.0kWh/100km
Electric range: Up to 516km (FWD, WLTP)
Warranty: 5yr/unlimited
Battery warranty: 10yr/240,000km (TBC)
Safety rating: TBC

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