The Toyota Prius is Toyota’s flagship mid size hybrid car
Following its worldwide release in 2001 the Toyota Prius has won many plaudits for its low emissions and fuel consumption without compromising on style or performance. Compare car insurance quotes for your Toyota Prius with uSwitch.
Toyota Prius models
The Toyota Prius has three available models, the T3, T4 and T spirit. All Toyota Prius models share the same 5 door hatchback body and 1.5L petrol engine, and differ only in interior specifications.
Toyota Prius engines and fuel consumption
All three Toyota Prius models share the same hybrid 1.5L petrol engine. The combination of electric and petrol power produce a quoted fuel economy of 65 miles per gallon.
Euro NCAP safety ratings
The Toyota Prius was the first hybrid vehicle to be tested by euro NCAP and scored highly.
- adult: 5/5
- child: 4/5
- pedestrian: 2/4
Toyota Prius facts
- The Toyota Prius won the car of the year award in 2005.
- Because of its low emissions the Toyota Prius is exempt from the London Congestion Charge.