Performance Specs on the 2017 Toyota Prius

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For over 15 years, drivers throughout the Las Vegas area have been turning to the Toyota Prius for an accessible vehicle with outstanding fuel efficiency. The 2017 Toyota Prius continues to build on the reputation of this hybrid hatchback, proving that you can get excellent fuel economy while also enjoying a fun ride and strong performance. On top of getting up to an EPA-estimated 58 mpg city, the 2017 Prius also features a more dynamic driving experience than previous generations. Experience it all when you come to Findlay Toyota in Henderson, NV to take it for a test drive.

Hybrid Powertrain

Every new 2017 Toyota Prius comes standard with an electric motor and a 1.8L four-cylinder lightweight aluminum DOHC 16-valve engine with Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i), as well as EV/ECO/POWER mode settings. This hybrid engine comes mated to an Electronically controlled Continuously Variable Transmission (ECVT), and it sends out a total of 121 hp to the front wheels.

On most versions of the Prius, this powertrain is able to get an impressive EPA-estimated 54 mpg city and 50 mpg highway. If you upgrade to the Prius Two Eco, though, then you can look forward to an even more fuel-efficient EPA-estimated 58 mpg city and 53 mpg highway.

Responsive Driving Dynamics

Who said buying a fuel-efficient hybrid had to be a dull affair? On top of its confident output, the 2017 Toyota Prius is also quite responsive on the road, thanks to things like:

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  • Responsive Rear Suspension – The double-wishbone rear suspension helps improve handling on the Toyota Prius while also developing smooth ride quality. On top of that, it helps maximize cargo room inside the cabin.

  • Rigid Body – The Prius has been expertly designed by a team of Toyota engineers, who have developed this hybrid hatchback with premium materials to help increase body rigidity to make your ride more comfortable while also improving handling and braking.

  • Prius Touring Suspension – If you opt for the top-of-the-line Prius Touring trim level, you’ll get a unique suspension that has been developed to help provide an even more rigid response so you can have even more fun while taking winding roads at a quick pace.

Experience Confident and Fuel-Efficient Performance with the 2017 Toyota Prius

Las Vegas area drivers looking for a versatile car that’s affordable and incredibly fuel-efficient can find it in the 2017 Toyota Prius, on sale now at Findlay Toyota. Our dealership is located within a short distance of Boulder City and Pahrump at 7733 Eastgate Rd in Henderson, NV. Our staff has the expertise to help you get the car you want at a price you can afford. Contact us today, or stop in and see us Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.