2017 Toyota Prius – Hybrid, Fuel Economy and Price

The 2017 Toyota Prius would be the largest model of Toyota firm. In the hybrid family, this model is most spacious. It will get the same powertrain as present in the previous model of this series. It will offer best safety features and specs. The design, style, safety and look of this vehicle will improve up to some extent. The exterior vision of this model will look best due to these changes.

2017 Toyota Prius - front

2017 Toyota Prius Exterior and Interior

It is reported that 2017 Toyota Prius will offer advanced features. The exterior view will look like the last version of Prius. The company has decided to use the unique and latest body panels in this model. It will feature taller and more slab-sided shape. This feature will increase the cargo and passenger space. In order to make the rear vision clearer, it is decided to a single piece of vertical glass in the rear window. The front end of this vehicle will look more aggressive due to new styling and design. The presence of vertical lines on the front end will also impart good design to this vehicle. These vertical lines will look like fangs. Front headlights will be modified and redesigned completely. The dimension of this crossover will increase slightly.  It will also offer 17-inch alloy wheels.

2017 Toyota Prius - interior

Interior news

The cabin of 2017 Toyota Prius will also offer modern and advanced specs. The position of seats in the cabin is higher and upright as compared to the previous model. The key features of this vehicle are good interior space. The front and rear seats will provide plenty of cargo space. It is possible to slide the rear seats. You can increase the cargo space in the cabin up to 40.2 cubic feet in this way. It is possible to slide the large boxy items under the seats around the wheel well housing. The cabin will use the hard textured plastic in the cabin. Ample supply of cubbies, cup holders and trays is expected in the cabin. The beautiful dashboard will offer advanced options like LCD display and others. The standard interior features will also include fabric seats, automatic climate control, keyless entry and Entune based media system. The list of infotainment features will cover speakers, mixer, LCD, Bluetooth, multimedia, Wi-FI, wireless, mp3, mp4 and radio. Other standard safety features will be used in the cabin to make sure optimum safety of passengers.

2017 Toyota Prius - side

Engine Options

The 2017 Toyota Prius will receive 1.8-liter inline-4 unit. It will also possess electric motor generators. This unit will generate 98 horsepower. This engine will help to move under heavy loads. This unit will offer 42 mpg combined fuel economy. On the highway, it will offer 40 mpg fuel economy. The fuel economy of this model is better than Ford C-Max hybrid.

2017 Toyota Prius will offer good safety features like parking sensors, lane control and seat belts.

Price and Release Date

The release of 2017 Toyota Prius is expected by the end of 2016. The price of this vehicle will be around 35,000 dollars.

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