Toyota Prius and Prius Prime: What’s the Difference?
Toyota is one of the forerunners of the hybrid vehicle movement. The Prius itself is one of the most recognizable hybrid vehicles. So, when Toyota has another vehicle in the Prius lineup called the Prius Prime, is it a completely different vehicle? Is it just a trim?
What’s the difference between the Prius and the Prius Prime? Read the rest of this entry
The Full Toyota Hybrid List
Hybrid technology has evolved considerably over the years, making hybrid vehicles better for the environment and better for your wallet. The benefits are incredibly drastic for anyone who does a decent amount of city driving. For those that live in urban areas, hybrids should be at the top of your list when looking to get a new vehicle. With hybrid gas mileage almost doubling that of normal combustion engines, it’s a no-brainer.
So then, hybrids are great. But which 2020 Toyota models are hybrids? Read the rest of this entry
Although the Prius family lineup is shrinking by one for the 2020 model year, earlier this year we discussed some exciting updates and enhancements coming to one of the remaining models, the 2020 Toyota Prius Prime. Now that many 2020 model years are beginning to roll into the dealership, we figured it might be a good time to give you the rundown on the plug-in hybrid sedan’s trim levels & MSRP information. Check out the table below! Read the rest of this entry
For the past few years, the Toyota Prius Prime has represented the pinnacle of both the Prius family and the hybrid options on the Toyota lineup as a whole. That shows no signs of changing as the 2020 model year will see several updates and enhancements to the technologically advanced plug-in hybrid model. We’re going to go through what’s new below, so give it a read! Read the rest of this entry
Now that we’ve finished up our look at trailer ratings for our utility vehicles and pickup trucks, we were looking for the next topic we could cover for a wide range of vehicles and we settled on one that’s always been pretty important to the Toyota brand: fuel economy ratings. We figured the perfect starting point would be with the 2018 Toyota Prius family, considering the Prius was the first hybrid vehicle and is the pinnacle of the lineup’s fuel-efficient vehicles. In addition, the table will be giving you details on the different trim levels each model is available in, and the MSRP for which their pricing begins at. Read the rest of this entry
While the Toyota Prius lineup will soon be shrinking to just three vehicles, the 2018 Toyota Prius Prime is not the one that is going away. We’re quite excited about the plug-in hybrid, packed with technology and incredible specifications. We thought we’d dive into those specs & features to show you exactly what makes it such a great option. Read the rest of this entry
Safety is one of the most important aspects of any vehicle on the market today. As technologies increase in capability so too does the demand for greater safety features by automotive customers. Toyota has continued to rise to the occasion, and that is proven once again this year as six 2018 vehicles have earned IIHS Top Safety Pick awards, and one more was awarded the prestigious Top Safety Pick+ designation, and we couldn’t be more pleased. Read the rest of this entry
What Trims is the 2017 Toyota Prius Available in?
The original hybrid, the Toyota Prius is a great option for buyers looking for one of the best hybrids available. Toyota has become a well-known leader in the hybrid industry and with eight hybrid models available, customers have more to choose from than ever before. The Prius is a classic hybrid that offers futuristic style with superior fuel economy. The 2017 Toyota Prius is available in seven trim levels One, Two, Two Eco, Three, Three Touring, Four and Four Touring. Take a look at what features are standard in each trim and compare the available Prius models to find the right fit for you. Read the rest of this entry
Kelley Blue Book Electric/Hybrid Best Buy Award 2017
It comes as no surprise but the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime was named the Electric/Hybrid Best Buy of 2017 in Kelley Blue Book’s annual awards honoring the best new-vehicle choices available in the U.S. market. The all-new 2017 Prius Prime was chosen because of its cost and ease of use. Aside from the reputation of Toyota reliability, quality and hybrid technology the Prius Prime features some of the most advanced features and it is all available at a great value. Buyers of the Prius Prime also qualify for up to $4,500 in federal tax credits along with up to $1,500 state incentives (where available). This combination of traits is why the 2017 Prius Prime was given the Electric/Hybrid Best Buy Award. Read the rest of this entry
What is the New Toyota Prius Prime?
The new Prius Prime is both an electric and hybrid vehicle. The Prius Prime is great for anyone who wants to save money by driving an incredibly fuel efficient vehicle. The Prius Prime is designed to drive in EV mode in more situations to help enhance the total vehicle driving range but it also offers other drive modes to give the driver more options depending on their needs. EV Auto Mode will automatically rely more on its electric capability, especially in urban and suburban driving during shorter trips. In situations where it is more efficient to run the gasoline engine, the engine will engage. The Hybrid Mode runs primarily on the gasoline engine with support of the electric motor. Read the rest of this entry