The Toyota Prius storied history of being one of the first cars to offer hybrid capacity. Toyota now offers a 8 Year 160,000 Km warranty on hybrid component. The Prius has a starting MSRP of $27,190 and three models to choose from Prius, Prius Technology, Prius Touring. Come and see the ever popular 2017 Toyota Prius at Belleville Toyota today!
The 2017 Prius runs on a 1.8 litre, 4 cylinder, Hybrid Synergy Drive which switches back and forth from the electric motor to the gas power engine seamlessly. Toyota’s drivetrain technology manages the change-over between the gas engine and the electric motor. The system outputs 121 net horsepower. The Prius also offers three drive modes: EV (electric engine exclusively for short distances), ECO (manages fuel input and optimizes a/c), and Power Mode (the mode where the most power can be had). The Prius offers remarkable fuel efficiency with a rating of 4.4L/100km for city and 4.6L/100km for highway.
The 2017 Toyota Prius offers unparalleled safety and comes with eight standard airbags. It is also equipped with the Toyota Safety Sense (TSS). This intelligent safety system features front and rear clearance sonar which alerts the drive if there is an obstruction in front or behind them. Automatic high beams monitor oncoming traffic and automatically switch from high beam to daytime running light on the left side, leaving the right side illuminated with the high beam but not hurting oncoming traffics eyes. The 2017 Prius also includes the heralded STAR® Safety system with intelligent features like anti-lock braking, stability control, and brake assist which all aid in keeping the vehicle full locked to the ground and avoid sliding.
The 2017 Prius is a fun sporty car. It offers a low stance with limited rolling resistance tires. This production year offers its lowest co-efficient of drag ever at .24. Inside the car you will find luxury features like heated front sport seats and available SoftTex® interior. An eight-way power adjustable driver’s seat and rain-sensing wipers that constantly adjust their speed (available on Prius Technology). It also comes with advanced safety features like: head-up display, blind spot monitor with rear cross traffic alert and intelligent clearance sonar with parking assist.
The 2017 Prius comes with a long list of intelligent technological features. Firstly, this car recaptures excess energy from braking which it then redirects to the battery, this ensures that the Prius never has to be plugged in. There is a 6.1” touchscreen audio system with steering wheel audio controls and a 4.2” multi information display which keeps the driver informed. Charging your phone is a breeze with the Qi® wireless audio charging system. Compatible smartphones are placed on the charging pad and the system charges your phone wirelessly. The Prius also offers a backup camera to make reversing much easier and safer.
The 2017 Toyota Prius is a remarkable machine that offers the best of Toyota’s reliability and style with the best a hybrid has to offer. Having been one of the earliest to the table in terms of hybrid technology, the Prius has evolved into one of the best in its class since its first model year. Come and see the ever popular 2017 Toyota Prius at Belleville Toyota today! We are located at 48 Millennium Pkwy, Belleville, Ontario. Call (613) 968-4538 to set up an appointment or test drive today.