2013 Toyota Prius serving Elkhorn WI
What started as one groundbreaking fuel-saving vehicle has now grown to four. The 2013 Toyota Prius serving Elkhorn WI now has three impressive relatives all offering distinct strengths and capabilities on the road. With a model for every driving style, the Prius family has the matriarch that started everything, the little sibling with as much efficiency as versatility, the bigger sibling with space for the whole family and the wiser grandparent with one of the most intelligent performances available. Since the original Prius launched it has saved approximately 1,445,971,501.65 gallons of fuel, and that number continues to rise. The hybrid has also saved roughly 20,509,138.39 tons of CO2 emissions since 2000. Now the vehicle that paved the way for smarter, greener driving has grown to a happy family of four.
As the vehicle that pioneered the hybrid class, the Prius has had quite the reputation to maintain. A symbol of efficient driving and modern automotive technology, the Toyota Prius is still the best-selling hybrid on the planet. Earning up to an EPA-estimated 51 mpg city and 48 mpg highway with its Hybrid Synergy Drive powertrain, the Prius continues to go the distance.
The littlest sibling in the range is actually the smallest in size. As the most compact vehicle in the bunch, it makes city driving far more convenient. The vehicle’s size is small enough for quick, agile maneuverability, but its performance is big enough to earn an EPA-estimated 53 city and 46 mpg highway. Offering the highest estimated city mpg of any non-plug-in vehicle, the Prius c is one small but mighty compact hybrid.
The bigger sibling in the bunch is the biggest in size because of its 34.3 cubic-feet of cargo space. Offering more storage space than most compact SUVs, the Prius v has room for an entire family and their luggage while offering an EPA-estimated 44 mpg city and 40 mpg highway. As the perfect combination of versatility and efficiency, the v is a perfect addition to the Prius family.
The wise grandparent in this Prius family is definitely the Prius plug-in. As the most intelligent and technologically-advanced member of the group, the plug-in offers the efficiency of a hybrid with the versatility of an electric vehicle. When in EV Mode, the plug-in can earn up to an earth-shattering EPA-estimated 93 mpge. When in hybrid mode, the vehicle can earn up to a combined EPA-estimated 50 mpg. The Prius plug-in is the perfect way to round out this fuel-efficient family.