Also it could use a built in compass. A power passenger seat isn't available at any price. I sometimes travel and rent cars. Basic information such as speed and fuel level are displayed on the right. I absolutely love the automatic high beam feature, blind spot detection; adaptive cruise control and parking sensors. It looks so unique compared to all the other cookie-cutter boring cars! Previously I owned a fully loaded 2010 Prius V that I purchased in August 2009. Acceleration from 0-35 is a little sluggish, but over 35mph is peppy.
The Prius, the standard on which all the others are based, is a 4-door compact hatch. Toyota skipped a couple things like a real spare or donut, you get a can of rubberized air! The Prime differs in looks from the standard Prius, and it pairs the excellent 1. It also rates vehicles for front crash prevention, systems that warn the driver or brake automatically to avoid or mitigate a frontal collision. It also has no spare tire, just the tire goo and inflater, and it also removes the rear wiper. Passenger volume is a capacious 97 cubic feet and it offers 34 cubic-feet of cargo space. While the driving experience is fairly similar to that of a standard Prius, you can feel the extra heft from the larger battery pack. The transition is fast approaching, yet Toyota sees no need to change its formula.
Much quieter than older Prius. I sometimes travel and rent cars. New for 2017 There are no significant changes. My primary reason for purchasing the Prius is my career. As our name implies, we offer a suite of expert guides on a wide range of topics, including fashion, food, drink, travel, and grooming. If you're interested in going 1,000 miles between visits to the gas station or have a round-trip commute of around 50 miles, the Volt might be the best bet if that's within the price range. Stepping up to the Premium introduces an 11.
Two other variants offer more flexibility and a greater price range. Two of the 2017 Prius Prime's three trims include a new vertically oriented 11. Now I'm just being picky, but I wish this car had one too. Remedy Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the engine wire harness assembly and replace it if damage is found. No Volume Knob, But What a Screen! Mixed Emotions Toyota may be an automotive behemoth, but even the biggest brands must yield to consumer feedback. Micro ranges and lofty price tags discouraged the majority of environmentally conscious shoppers from jumping aboard the electron bandwagon.
But the once-novel gas-electric hybrid concept was no longer the innovation du jour. Prime for Four The Prius Prime only seats four, which is basically the same as the. Higher trim levels include a navigation system, 17-inch alloys and synthetic leather seating surfaces. Wonderful car for the price I wanted a sedan with a sporty look, but also with sufficient interior space for 4-5 adults. The 2017 Prius 4 Touring also fully loaded seems to be asignificantly better version of the 2010 It has better performance, great gas mileage approaching 50 mpg, is a bit more stylish and I anticipate continued high reliability.
Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Though it still technically has a split rear-window hatch, the Prius looks more sedanlike than before. Goodies native to the entry-spec Prime Plus include automatic climate control, a 7. Special fuel isn't needed, and there's no need to plug the standard Prius into the wall at night. I'm easily getting 56- 62mpg without even trying. You literally get scored on acceleration, steady speed, and braking.
The recall began October 30, 2018. Recently I came back from a trip my car was parked at the airport. Each one has been an improvement over the previous one. Just ordered two pair of Rockford Fosgate Prime R165X3 for the front and rear doors of my 2017 Four. Toyota's number for this recall is J0T.
Recently I came back from a trip my car was parked at the airport. The Prius just has sooo many more features than my '15 Golf had. Unlike the liftback, the Prime adds dual-motor functionality, meaning a one-way clutch engages both the generator and electric drive motor to improve performance. It's not as much driving as piloting a flying saucer or playing a video game. The interior of the Prius is big and airy, offering an open feel and a good view of the road ahead, with improved headroom over previous generations.
If you're intrigued by the dual-color interior and are also considering a Volt, don't miss the Chevrolet's , which looks luxurious on the Premier trim. At the front, Mirai-esque quad projector beam headlights flank a more traditional pointed acrylic grille. But those are minor things. The front styling includes Mirai-like headlights and cool, rectangular grille trim that's best seen in person to appreciate. A Prius Prime in Advanced trim includes a color head-up display which didn't work well with my polarized sunglasses , blind spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert helpful on a car with big blind spots , the 11.