Which Prius gets the best gas mileage?
Within the last few years, Toyota expanded on its groundbreaking Prius with two additional models (the plug-in is now out of the lineup). The now infamous hybrid family continues to deliver the efficiency the environment needs while providing the styling and innovation drivers crave. When choosing the right model for their lifestyles, drivers often wonder which Prius gets the best gas mileage. Our team at Hesser Toyota is looking at each Prius to identify the performance that brings the most mileage to the road.
2016 Toyota Prius v mpg
The largest member of the Prius lineup is the 2016 Toyota Prius v with its 97.2 cubic feet of passenger space. Utilizing the automaker’s 1.8-liter 4-cylinder hybrid engine and Hybrid Synergy Drive, the Prius v is able to earn an estimated 44 mpg city and 40 mpg highway.
2016 Toyota Prius c mpg
The more petite member of the Prius family is the 2016 Toyota Prius c, which is ideal for maneuvering in city driving. Running on Hybrid Synergy Drive and the 1.5-liter 4-cylinder hybrid engine, the Prius c can deliver an estimated 53 mpg city and 46 mpg highway.
2016 Toyota Prius mpg
The hybrid that paved the way for all others is the original Prius. Now available as the refreshed 2016 Toyota Prius, the vehicle employs the 1.8-liter 4-cylinder hybrid engine with Variable Valve Timing with intelligence and Hybrid Synergy Drive to earn an estimated 54 mpg city and 50 mpg highway. When drivers opt for the Prius Two Eco trim, they can even get the vehicle’s efficiency up to an estimated 58 mpg city and 53 mpg highway.
The results are in – the 2016 Toyota Prius, specifically the Prius Two Eco, gets the best gas mileage by earning an estimated 58 mpg city and 53 mpg highway.
Drivers can get more mileage out of their rides when they schedule a test drive with the team at Hesser Toyota today. Contact us online, by phone or in person today.