Pre-collision throttle control (衝突前加速制御)

Pre-collision throttle control system helps to avoid accidents caused by pedal misapplication.


※Pre-collision throttle control = 衝突前スロットル制御

※pedal misapplication = ペダルの踏み間違い

HCCI (予混合圧縮着火)

HCCI engines are more fuel efficient and emit less NOx compared to SI engines.


※HCCI = Homogeneous Charge Compression Iginition, 予混合着火

※be fuel efficient = 燃費がいい

※NOx = Nitrogen Oxide, 窒素酸化物

※SI = Spark Ignition, スパーク着火

Rear cross traffic alert (リアクロストラフィックアラート)

Rear cross traffic alert system detects a car coming into your car’s backing path and alerts you.


※Rear cross traffic alert = リアクロストラフィックアラート(後退路横断車両警告)

※backing path = 後退進路

Solid-state battery (全個体電池)

Toyota is reported to be developing EVs powered by solid-state batteries that can be charged in a matter of few minutes.


※EVs powered by 〜 =  〜で走る電気自動車

※solid-state battery = 全個体電池

erroneous start prevention (誤発進防止)

Erroneous start prevention system of the vehicle automatically applied brakes after detecting a risk of hitting into the wall of the parking lot.


※erroneous start prevention = 誤発進防止

※apply brakes = ブレーキをかける

※detect a risk of 〜 = 〜のリスクを検知する

Glare-free high beam (防眩ハイビーム)

Glare-free high beam system adjusts intensity and angle of the headlight beam when sensor cameras detect oncoming traffic.

※Glare-free high beam = 防眩ハイビーム

※oncoming traffic = 対向車

Rear-seat alert (後席置き去りアラート)

Rear-seat alert function reminds the driver to check the rear seats before exiting the car to prevent any passenger from being left behind.


※rear-seat alert = 後席置き去りアラート

※remind the driver = 注意を促す

※be left behind= 置き去りにされる

Drowsiness alert system (居眠り警告)

Drowsiness alert system gives an audible alarm if the driver is drowsing when driving.


※drowsiness alert system = 居眠り警告システム (ドロゥズィネス (下線太字にアクセント)と発音

※audible alarm = 警告音

Range extender (レンジ・エクステンダー)

Range extenders recharge the batteries and make the driving distance of EVs longer.


※Range extender = レンジ ・エクステンダー(インジ  エクステンダー と(下線太字にアクセント)と発音)

※recharge = 充電する

※driving distance = 航続距離

Level 2 autonomous driving (レベル2の自動運転)

Vehicles with features such as lane-keeping assist and cruise control while still need human drivers are regarded as Level 2 for autonomous driving.


※lane-keep assist = レーンキープアシスト

※cruise control = クルーズコントロール

※Level 2 for autonomous driving = 自動運転のレベル2