If you're looking for a car that's as versatile as you are, then look no further than the 2023 Toyota Prius Prime. With its cutting-edge technology and sleek design, this plug-in hybrid is perfect for anyone who wants to make a statement while also reducing their carbon footprint. So what makes the Toyota Prius Prime so special? Let's take a closer look.
First and foremost, the Toyota Prius Prime is a plug-in hybrid, meaning that it can be charged using a standard household outlet. With a full charge, it has an estimated all-electric range of up to 44 miles, making it perfect for daily commutes or running errands around town. And when you need to go on longer trips, the Prius Prime's fuel-efficient hybrid powertrain kicks in, giving you a manufacturer-estimated 52 MPG combined rating on the SE grade. That's impressive!
But it's not just about efficiency. The Toyota Prius Prime also has some serious power under the hood. With a larger 150-hp 2.0L engine and a bigger 161-hp electric motor generator, its 220-system-net-horsepower is around 100-hp more than the prior generation. This extra power also gives it a 35-percent faster 0-60 time of 6.6 seconds. And if you're concerned about torque, the new Prius Prime also boasts 32 percent more torque, climbing from 105 to 139 lb.-ft. It's safe to say that this car is not only efficient but also packs a punch.