2020 Toyota Prius Prime Review
Driving a plug-in hybrid is a great way to go far without stopping for gas. A hybrid like the Toyota Prius Prime can help you save on gas and offers lots of features. To show drivers near Nashville, Gallatin, and Madison what it’s capable of, Ron Hibbard Toyota put this 2020 Toyota Prius Prime review together. Be sure to contact us today with any questions!
2020 Toyota Prius Prime Mileage
The Toyota Prius Prime is an efficient plug in hybrid that can get up to an EPA-estimated 133 MPGei. To delivery this kind of performance, it runs on a 1.8L 4-cylinder engine that works with both a 600-volt electric motor and a 351.5-volt lithium-ion battery. This system can generate up to 121 total horsepower.
An Electronically controlled Continuously Variable Transmission (EVCT) manages this hybrid powertrain. This allows the three power sources to both work together and switch off of each other. For example, the engine offers an EPA-estimated 55 MPG city and 53 MPG highwayii. Overall, this hybrid sedan has a total driving range of up to 640 milesiii.
Charing the Toyota Prius Prime is easy, too. Plug it into a standard 120-volt cable in your garage and it’ll be fully charged in about five and half hours. For faster charging, hook it up to a 240-volt cabin, and your battery will be back on track in just over two hours.
2020 Prius Prime Infotainment System
The interior of the Toyota Prius Prime has just about as much technology as the powertrain. The entire dashboard looks sleek and futuristic with the available 11.6-inch touchscreen display. It features a split screen, so you can adjust the climate control settings on the bottom and your control your multimedia up top.
Feel free to sync your smartphone to the system via Bluetooth®. You’ll be able to stream your favorite music and use its advanced voice recognition to make calls without taking your hands off the wheel. For even more music, both SiriusXM® and HD Radio™ are available, too. You can also access your smartphone apps through Apple CarPlay®.
The system also provides you with a clear path to your destination. The available integrated navigation system features turn-by-turn directions, detailed maps, and a Predictive Traffic and Doppler Weather display.
2020 Toyota Prius Prime Safety
On top of being efficient, you can also rely on the 2020 Toyota Prius Prime to keep you safe. It features eight airbags and comes with standard Toyota Safety Sense™ P. This bundle of driver assistance features can help prevent accident with technology such as:
- Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
- Land Departure Alert with Steering Assist
- Automatic High Beams
- Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control
Test Drive the Toyota Prius Prime
To learn more about this 2020 Toyota Prius Prime review, visit Ron Hibbard Toyota and take a test drive. This plug-in hybrid is easy to charge and offer both great features and an efficient performance to drivers near Nashville, Gallatin, and Madison.
i 2020 Prius Prime EPA-estimated 133 combined MPGe. Actual MPGe will vary. Battery capacity will decrease with time and use. See www.fueleconomy.gov.
ii 2020 Prius Prime EPA-estimated 55 city/53 hwy/54 combined mpg. Actual mpg will vary based on driving habits, weather, temperature and road/traffic conditions. For more information mpg, please see www.fueleconomy.gov.
iii 2020 Prius Prime EPA-estimated 55 city/53 hwy/54 combined mpg estimates and 133 combined MPGe estimate when fully charged and with full tank of gas. Excludes driving conditions. Actual mileage will vary.