VIDEO: Toyota announces an entry for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The TMG EV P002 has a predicted top speed of 149 mph, with 350 kW of power from its two EVO axial flux motors.

 

Toyota Motorsport became the latest team to field an entry in the EV division of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, which takes place July 8. Japanese rally champion Fumio Nutahara will drive the new TMG EV P002.

 

 

The P002 has a predicted top speed of 149 mph, with 350 kW of power from its two EVO axial flux motors. TMG’s electric powertrain delivers 900 N·m (664 lb-ft) of torque. The 42-kWh lithium ceramic battery incorporates Evonik’s Separion ceramic separator and Litarion electrodes.

 

 

In this new video, we get a drivers-eye view as the P002 makes a test run at the Paul Ricard circuit in southern France.

 

TMG EV P002 Technical Specifications
Performance
Top Speed
240km/h (Pikes Peak configuration)
Maximum Torque
900Nm
Maximum Power
350kW
Maximum Revs
5000rpm
Powertrain
Electric Motor
2 axial flux
Inverter
2 x TMG inverters
Gear Ratio
2.5
Transmission
Single-reduction gearing
Battery
Lithium ceramic
Battery Capacity
42 kWh
Charging Technology
Off-board DC charging
Dimensions
Length
4.10m
Height
1.04m
Width
1.79m

 

 

Source: Toyota
Image: Toyota