The Toyota Prius was the first production hybrid car to hit the American market 20 years ago. Since it was initially released, Toyota has enhanced its technology, amenities and performance capabilities, while also expanding the brand’s hybrid lineup to encompass more than 10 vehicles. The 2021 Toyota Prius hits the market sporting minor updates from the 2020 model year and provides the same fuel-efficient performance that is expected from the brand’s original hybrid sedan. Shoppers interested in getting the 2021 Toyota Prius in Janesville, WI are invited to start their search at Hesser Toyota. Continue reading below to learn more about the 2021 Prius and its specs and features.
The 2021 Toyota Prius rides into the model year with a handful of updates. Among them is the addition of Toyota Safety Sense™ 2.0 advanced safety features like Pre-Collision System with Low-Light Pedestrian Detection, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Bicyclist Detection, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams and Road Sign Assist. Additionally, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the release of the Prius there will be 2,020 Prius 2020 Editions that are based on the XLE FWD grade and come in either Supersonic Red or the new Wind Chill Pearl color option.
When it comes to performance, the Toyota Prius provides a competitive fuel economy and potent performance. The hybrid sedan is powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder hybrid engine that produces an output of 96 horsepower and 105 pound-feet of torque with an ESA-estimated fuel-economy of at approximately 52 combined mpg.
Are you interested in taking a look at the 2021 Toyota Prius for yourself? Check it out at Hesser Toyota in Janesville! Our dealership is loaded with new Toyota models and we often have a wide selection of Prius models to choose from. Feel free to peruse our inventory online and schedule a test drive today. Thanks for reading!