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Toyota Hybrid Electric Cars

When it comes to hybrid cars, Toyota has revolutionised and innovated the market for over 23 years. In that time, we have saved more than 120 million tonnes of CO2 worldwide, compared to equivalent petrol engines. With high performance and dynamic innovation in our DNA, our range of stylish hybrids are enjoyed by over 15 million drivers globally.

Are hybrids fun to drive?

Thanks to the combination of powerful electric motors and a responsive petrol engine, Toyota Hybrid cars are fun to drive.

Drive like you always have

Toyota Hybrid Electric models seamlessly switch between electric energy and a blend of petrol and electric power to optimise driving performance. The self charging hybrid system, with no need to plug-in, means you can drive like you always have.

Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Explained

  • Hybrid Electric Vehicle HEV
  • Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle PHEV
  • Battery Electric Vehicle BEV
  • Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle FCEV

A Toyota full Hybrid Electric Vehicle offers the versatility to drive using either electric energy or a combination of petrol and electric. It has both a fuel tank and larger battery which is self charged by the vehicle when in use.

Power Source Battery electric motor and petrol engine

A Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle drives using either electric energy or a combination of petrol and electric. It has a fuel tank and a larger battery which can also be recharged through an external charging point, this allows longer periods of pure electric driving.

Power Source Battery electric motor and petrol engine

Electric Vehicles are propelled solely on electrical energy that is stored in a battery. The battery is mainly recharged with electricity from an external charging point.

Power Source Battery electric motor

Fuel cell vehicles are propelled solely on electrical energy. The energy is produced in a fuel cell stack from hydrogen gas stored on board and is converted to electricity, emitting nothing but water.

Power Source Hydrogen fuel powered electric motor

How a Toyota Hybrid works

Meet our hybrid range

One size doesn’t always fit all. Our hybrid range is designed with an array of accessories and luxury features to best suit your individual comfort and practicality needs.

Experience The Power of Hybrid Electric 54 Travel time in electric mode Find out more

Our hybrid electric vehicles are part of our mission to go beyond zero emissions. The new battery electric range and hydrogen-powered Mirai are the latest chapters in our journey.


Our new generation of zero tailpipe emission battery electric vehicles not only support quick recharging, they also combine the capability and versatility of a conventionally powered vehicle


The All New Mirai is powered by electricity made in its innovative fuel cell stack that fuses oxygen and hydrogen to produce electricity, which powers the vehicle. The result? A driving range of more than 400 miles** and zero tailpipe emissions.

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*Average percent of 137,430 combined test drive journeys spent in electric mode on Yaris, Auris, Corolla, Toyota C-HR, Camry, Highlander, RAV4 Hybrids and Prius family. Test drives taken nationally between 01/04/2016 and 30/06/2021 in a variety of weather and driving conditions. Test drives conducted over a total of 1,909,008 miles at an average speed of 23mph.

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