The recent fourth-generation Toyota Prius has been all around since 2016, and time has not been kind to the Major T’s venerable hybrid. It was good plenty of when it debuted, but a quantity of newer fuel-sippers have relegated it to dead very last in our position of best hybrids. And when you look at new versions of the Accord Hybrid, Civic Hybrid and Kia Niro Hybrid are on the way, the Prius’ competitive edge (to the extent that it even has 1) shrinks even additional.
These days, Toyota pulled the wraps off a new Prius, and we only have one particular thing to say. Gimme. Now.
The new fifth-generation Prius eschews the conservative layouts of older styles, going off in a course that boldly differentiates it from other Toyotas. In reality, it really only shares the complete-width taillight and downward-sloping crease on the rear bumper with the Mirai hydrogen automobile all other design and style cues look to originate on this new Prius.
Matters are a small more acquainted on the inside. The steering wheel and instrument panel (now in entrance of the driver, where by it belongs) are borrowed from the bZ4X electric powered SUV, while the centre stack seems to be an evolution of the design discovered on the RAV4 and Camry.
Remain tuned to this house as Toyota reveals more data about the new Prius. A full reveal is expected at this year’s Los Angeles Car Display.