2017 Toyota Prius Prime Edmonton AB
In 1997 Toyota changed the world by introducing a little vehicle called the Toyota Prius. It was the first mass-produced hybrid vehicle to hit North America, and the technology quick increased in popularity. 15 years later Toyota introduced something else, a plug-in hybrid version of the Toyota Prius that allowed drivers to operate in an all-electric mode. While they plug-in version of the Prius has declined in popularity the past couple of years, Toyota is once again shaking up the market by introducing the brand-new 2017 Toyota Prius Prime in Edmonton AB, essentially the second generation of the Prius Plug-in Hybrid.
Specs & Features of the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime
Toyota decided to use the name Prime for the new plug-in hybrid version of the Prius because that exactly what they want it to resemble. Prime is another way of saying the best, which is what the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime will be in terms of the Prius family, and in Toyota’s opinion the plug-in hybrid market as a whole. It will be out fitted with the best technologies, the best features and the best specifications available, including mind-blowing fuel efficiency and all-electric range.
While there are no official estimations for fuel economy as of this point, Toyota has estimated a 1.96 Le/100km – which stands for litres equivalent per 100 kilometres, combining the average with its electric mode – or perhaps even lower for the Prius Prime. Again, an exact estimation of its all-electric range hasn’t yet been announced, but Toyota has stated they expect the Prius Prime to have an electric range of around twice that of its predecessor.
As for technology, the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime will be packed full of outstanding features that not only enhance the safety and convenience of the vehicle but also its in-cabin entertainment. For instance, its display audio screen is a whopping 11.6 inches and displays content in high definition, resembling a built-in tablet more than a standard infotainment system. With available features added like the Premium JBL Audio system or Intelligent Parking Assist, your vehicle can deliver concert-quality sound and park itself.
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Without a doubt, the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime will turn heads upon its release, and we’ll be here to unveil all the information on its specs & features before that time as it becomes available. If you’d like to receive more information about the model, feel free to fill out the form below or schedule an early test drive right here on our website.