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2018 Toyota Prius Release Date, Engine Specs, Interior Design, Performance and Price

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When we started hearing about hybrid vehicles, the one that appeared as the leader was the Toyota Prius. However, at the time, the critics were huge. It wasn’t worth the price, especially for the features that it was offering.

Despite this, Toyota kept making a strong bet on this model and they are already in their 4th generation. The new 2018 Toyota Prius will see some changes. However, the fuel consumption and styling should continue the same trend.

2018 Toyota Prius Release Date

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We are expecting to the 2018 Toyota Prius release during the third quarter of 2017. However, it can be a bit later.

When you like to know what cars are about to be released and know every detail about them in advance, you need to consider checking auto rumors.

2018 Toyota Prius Price

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According to some rumors, you should expect that the new 2018 Toyota Prius starting price should be around $27,000. However, if you want to have the highest trim, you will need to pay over $50,000.

2018 Toyota Prius Redesign and Changes

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There will be some changes on the 2018 Toyota Prius exterior. The car will look more modern, sleeker, and, overall, better. Some people are even comparing this new version of the Prius to the C-HR styling as well as it also adds some details from the Nissan Juke.

In terms of ride quality, there should be a slight improvement. Although there aren’t many mechanical changes, the fact is that the new double suspension allows this improvement.

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2018 Toyota Prius Specs

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Under the hoods, there aren’t going to be any changes on the 2018 Toyota Prius, when compared with the previous version. It will continue to include a 4-cylinder 100 BHP powerplant. The electric motor will also still remain somewhat the same. The only difference is the fact that the battery fitted will be lighter that the one that is currently used.

2018 Toyota Prius Interior

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The interior of the 2018 Toyota Prius is where you’ll be able to see the major changes.

The cabin is now looking a lot bigger and you’ll be able to see a 6.1 inches touchscreen infotainment system as well as 2 different display screens for the instrument panel.

The seats on the 2018 Toyota Prius will now be concealed in natural leather, and the well-positioned control board will be more accessible to the driver.

The new 2018 Toyota Prius also includes some of the most modern technology to provide you with all the comfort, security, and safety. Within the different technologies available and depending on the trim level that you choose, the equipment includes a Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, full auto LED lighting, keyless entry and ignition, lane assist, rear view camera, 360 degrees air bags, front and rear collision avoidance systems. Heads Up Display, USB, touchscreen navigation, satellite radio, Bluetooth, 4G LTE Wi-Fi, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay.

Hank • March 15, 2017


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