If you’re looking for an affordable, family friendly hybrid with world class fuel economy and optimal safety ratings, you’ll love the 2018 Toyota Prius. The 4 door hatchback also has a reputation for reliability. High resale value and one of the lowest cost of ownership ratings in the industry (5 years)
The Priuses of the past were considered boring to see. They were not unsightly, but they were not exciting either. This time, Toyota’s design team took a risk and the exterior design of the 2018 Toyota Prius is not interesting at all. No, he’s probably not going to win a beauty contest, but his futuristic lines and avant-garde lighting certainly stand out. This Prius has presence. It is also larger, longer, shorter and wider than the previous Prius and more aerodynamic. Its low hood does not only cheat with the wind to improve fuel economy, it also improves driver visibility, which facilitates tight parking.
Inside, the 2018 Toyota Prius perfectly combines technology, comfort and build quality. With its center mounted indicators between the driver and front passenger, the Toyota’s design is a little odd, but it will quickly acclimatize to the design, which, according to Toyota, reduces the time you spend on the road. You feel weak in the Prius, which some drivers do not like. Interior materials, including new synthetic leather with superior finishes, look and feel rich. A low center console height gives the front compartment a more open feel and the rear compartment is spacious. The lower trim levels have a 6.2 inch color screen for entertainment, while the two highest settings have a massive 11.4 inch display that rivals the Tesla setup.
Under the hood, the 2018 Toyota Prius is equipped with a 1.8 liter four cylinder gasoline engine, boosted by a 60 kW electric motor. In terms of transmission, you can expect to see a variable automatic transmission capable of generating about 134 horsepower. If there is anything for which Toyota is known, it is for its efficient cars. And they maintain this standard in the new 2018 Toyota Prius, as the car has a 50 mpg fuel economy. However, be aware that your fuel consumption will vary depending on the driving method chosen. The 2018 Toyota Prius includes EV, Power and Eco driving methods.
The 2018 Toyota Prius was already announced and should reach dealers by the end of the year or early 2018. Although the price of the new 2018 Toyota Prius has not yet been launched, we are only speculating on the price. Based on what has happened in the past, we expect the price of the 2018 Toyota Prius to start at around $ 26,500.