The second in the bZ series! Sedan type “bZ3”
Toyota has announced plans to introduce more than 10 BEV models, including the new bZ series, in the global market by 2025. .
Regarding the development of the bZ series, Toyota is promoting collaboration with other manufacturers, and in addition to Subaru, which became a partner in the development of the bZ4X, Daihatsu, Suzuki, and China’s BYD have announced that they will also participate in the development of the bZ series. increase.
When the test car of “bZ3”, which is expected to be a commercial model of “bZ SDN” announced as a concept car of the bZ series, was witnessed in Shenzhen, China in March 2022, the development was at BYD. It turns out that there is.
After that, in August, in the new product information released by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of China, the bZ3 was posted as a product of Ichiki Toyota, a local joint venture of Toyota in China.
A test car with unmistakable bZ SDN characteristics
Little by little I’m starting to understand how it looks and works
From the new product information released by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, it is possible to check the exterior design, body size, two types of motor output, and some differences in equipment between grades.
Since there is no official announcement yet, the interior, specific equipment, performance, price, etc. are not known, but Reuters reported on the price of bZ3, and the price may be significantly lower than Tesla’s cheapest model. there is.