2017 Toyota Prius is considered as synonym when it comes to alternative-energy segment. New model has more attractive and masculine look like never before.
2017 Toyota Prius Changes
2017 Toyota Prius variant will pass thorough exterior redesign, wasn’t the case ever been before. Even evolving into a sweptback sedan shape. That, in reality, means that newly Prius is intended to be built on a slightly lower hood and a more upright windshield moved farther back and these changes may result in increasing overall aerodynamic efficiency of the, while a brand newly made chassis beneath the sheet metal will offer a bit lower center of gravity, which will guarantee a much improved general handling. 2017 Toyota Prius inside brings a bit better general appearance with analog gauges located behind a newly made and three-spoke steering wheel. New model’s interior also included two display placed in the middle of the front panel. Center dashboard mounted digital multi-function instrument panel that provides the driver all necessary information. Designers have designed the area of the transmission control of the vehicle with a vertical platform for placement of direction control joystick. There are also parking brake button and Drive Mode and EV Mode buttons. You can place on a central tunnel, which is induction charging smartphones. The driver’s and front passenger’s seats are comfortable and with enough space back. New model will be more safe for driving due to the following innovations: the Automatic decrease of speed with danger of collision. Warning about collision. Support to maneuver. Automatically turn on far light of headlights. Improved device support speed.
2017 Toyota Prius Engine
2017 Toyota Pruis best feature is probably its engine upgrade but we aren’t expecting any major changes. New Toyota powered 1.8-liter DOHC VVT-i four-banger mated to an electrical motor. The engine is anticipated to create 105 horsepower while the electrical motor should be good for 90 all-electric horsepower. We can expect as much as 94 United States mpg (2.5 l/100 kilometres) as well as an all-electric variety of 50 km (31 miles). It’s rumored also that the PHV will get a greater capacity lithium-ion battery pack. Fabulous performance is expected with such upgrades.
2017 Toyota Prius Release Date and Price
2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid earliest emerge as a model for the autumn 2017. The price is supposed to range from $25 000 up to $35 000. Although this model is unique, competition is slowly developing like Kia Niro hybrid.