“Just as Prius changed the world nearly 20 years ago, the hydrogen-powered Mirai is ready to make history,” said Bill Fay, group vice president and general manager, Toyota Division after accepting the World Green Car Award 2016 fro the Mirai. “With a range of over 300 miles per tank, a refueling time of under five minutes, and emissions that consist only of water vapor, Mirai is leading the world forward.”  The Mirai was awarded during a ceremony at the 2016 New York International Auto Show on March 24, 2016. The Mirai beating eight global vehiclesin tailpipe emissions, fuel consumption, and use of a major advanced power plant technology (beyond engine componentry)  at the 12th edition of the World Car Awards program.