In the year 2018, the Toyota first generation Mirai hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle was very interesting and the car was uninspiring to drive and the refuelling was the major challenge. In this year 2021 the Toyota Second generation Mirai Hydrogen FCEV is upon us and it comes with the sharp looks with lower price and a better platform more range and updated technology. The Mirai fix the old car driving and packaging compromises and has the dismal hydrogen refueling infrastructure.
The price of the Car 2021 started from the $49,500 before incentives but now $9,050 less than the previous generation. With the same RWD platform it is build on and the range is increased by 30 percent over its predecessor. Exterior is modern and sophisticated and RWD proportions are outstanding and it is gorgeous car and it is getting the Lexus like exterior without the ugly spindle grille. There is nothing wrong with the materials and the build quality.
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DESIGN & SPECS
The Mirai is now built on the same TNGA L large RWD platform as the Lexus LS sedan. This Mirai is bigger and is more premium and better looking vehicle. It is refined and striking with the beautiful RWD proportions. It is perfectly fine and it does not elicit much joy or excitement.
The materials and build quality are top notch, busy cabin with lot of controls and piano black surfaces that attracts fingerprints. The trunk space is limited to just 9.6 cubic and it features the soft close mechanism but lacks power struts to fully open or close the lid. With the heated Faux leather seats match this vehicle is comfortable character and little more support on longer drives.
It comes with 13.2 inch touch screen with JBL branded audio system with 14 speaker and it sounds middling at best. The USB audio supports, Bluetooth and FM/ AM radio functionality. It comes with the automatic wipers, head lights and high beams along with the spot warning and rear traffic alert.
The automatic steering also requires the driver to keep the both hands on wheel instead of monitoring driver attention. Users can buy this vehicle if they want the comfortable car, free fuel car and if they want a vehicle that refuel in minutes.