Toyota Prius has gained a well-deserved reputation as one of the most eco-friendly cars. The aerodynamic design of the car carries a sporty and aggressive
posture. The snub-nose facade is quite noticeable. The radiator grille does not occupy a lot of space on the front of the car. Front side skirts are added
to give a sporty look. The roof has a smooth curve with an antenna in the middle. There is plenty of room in the cabin for passengers to sit comfortably.
The front seats are slim to give enough leg room for rear passengers.
Toyota Prius has a hybrid engine. It can run on fuel and electricity. It has a 1.8 litre petrol engine that has a displacement capacity of 1798 cc along
with a maximum power of 97 bhp and torque of 142 Nm. You also have the option to switching to a 650 V electric motor that produces 80 bhp and 207 Nm.
Systems like Atkinson cycle, a cooled EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) system and electric water pump helps the engine use fuel efficiently.
The audio system supports media players and phones and has 8 speakers in the cabin. The electronically controlled brake system provides sufficient support
to the brakes. Shock absorbers ensure the passengers have a comfortable drive. The car comes with several airbags for passengers.
Audi A4 and Toyota Camry are similar cars in the same range. Toyota Prius easily delivers better mileage than both of its competitors.
There are two Toyota Prius variants.
1. Toyota Prius Z5
2. Toyota Prius Z6