2020 Toyota Prius
Biggest and Best Features
Have a hard time leaving the house without your mobile phone? Well, now you don’t have to. Connect your smartphone to the new 2020 Toyota Prius thanks to Bluetooth and Apple CarPlay. It’s easy to access all your favourite apps, playlists and messages on the go, without the temptation of distracted driving. If you’re a fan of Amazon Alexa, you’ll be happy to know that all models offer this feature. You can connect all your smart devices together!
You’re going on a road trip and you forget your smartphone’s charging wire. We’ve all been there and it’s a disaster. But now you don’t have to worry about this happening ever again. The new Toyota Prius Technology in Northwest Edmonton is complete with wireless charging. Just place your smartphone on the charging pad and you’re ready to hit the road. You’ll have full juice the time you reach your destination!
Engine and Capabilities
If you are somebody that prioritises fuel efficiency, the Toyota Prius is the car for you. The 2020 model at Toyota Northwest Edmonton features a 1.8-litre four-cylinder engine and an electric motor. They combine together to offer you an eco-friendly hybrid that is ready to go. In the city, you can enjoy 4.4L/100km and 121 horsepower.
With three driving modes, you can get the most out of your vehicle. EV Mode utilises the electric motor for short city driving, Power Mode gives you speed on the highway and ECO Mode combines the best of your four-cylinder engine and electric motor for maximum fuel efficiency. What’s more, regenerative braking means you never have to charge your vehicle. We can’t think of a better investment for the future.
For the new decade, you have the choice of front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. The Toyota Prius and Technology boast front-wheel drive systems so you can cruise around town. If you want to explore beyond the grid and not let any terrain stop you, check out the Prius AWD-E and the Technology AWD-E. These models boast a third electric motor to power the rear wheels.
Exterior Styling and Functionality
The Toyota Prius is truly unique with its bold, sleek exterior. It has an individual personality. There are minimal changes to this much-loved design of the nation’s favourite hybrid, with its low stance, sporty style and aerodynamic shape. It has five doors, sparkling LED headlights and a shark fin antenna. The Toyota Prius even has grille shutters, which have the job of controlling airflow so that you can enjoy a performance boost. Other cool features include aero stabilising fins and underbody panels.
Toyota knows how to choose colours. To stand out on the road, check out Supersonic Red and Electric Storm Blue. For a contemporary style, there’s Super White, Blizzard Pearl and Magnetic Grey Metallic. Other popular colours include Midnight Black Metallic and Silver Metallic. You can choose the perfect one for your family.
Interior Layout Styling
With the smart key system, you don’t have to mess around searching for keys. Simply approach your doors and they unlock automatically. Sit back and relax in the driver’s seat, with the Technology models offering an eight-way power-adjustable seat. You can feel supported and enjoy a great view of the road. Other cool comforts that add a touch of luxury to the 2020 Toyota Prius include Softex bucket seats and a Softex wrapped steering wheel on the higher trim level. Don’t forget to make the most of the heated seats and wheel during the winter months.
Displayed on your dashboard is the innovative infotainment system. You’ll also find your climate control and shifter. You don’t have to take your eyes off the road thanks to the steering wheel controls. If you want to enjoy some fresh air, take advantage of the power moonroof on the Technology models. Your passengers in the back can chill out and enjoy the journey too. There’s plenty of space and a fold-down armrest.
You’ll be impressed by the cargo space in the 2020 Toyota Prius. The trunk offers 24.6 cubic feet of space for all your bags. With 60/40 split rear seating, you can boost your luggage space to 62.7 cubic feet. This is perfect for road trips or camping weekends. In addition, the Technology models provide you with a cargo cover for transporting loose equipment safely, as well as improving your gas mileage.
Technology is what Toyota does best. All your entertainment needs are met with the new and improved 7-inch or 11.6-inch infotainment system. This combines with a six-speaker audio system and the addition of Apple CarPlay, Amazon Alexa and Bluetooth. Take advantage of voice control and ask Alexa to switch on your heating before you get home or answer phone calls from behind the wheel. There’s also AUX and USB ports, as well as a CD player. One of the best features of the 2020 Toyota Prius is the Wi-Fi hotspot. Now you and your passengers can stay connects no matter where you’re going.
It doesn’t matter what Toyota Prius model you choose at Toyota Northwest Edmonton. They all provide you with driving assistance features that make your journey safer. With Toyota Safety Sense, you can drive on any road and know what the speed limit is thanks to road sign assist. When the lane departure alert, you can avoid unintentional drifting. When you’re on the highway, you want to relax. Now you can with adaptive cruise control, which lets you maintain a consistent speed but adapts depending on cars traveling in front of you. For night-time driving, you have automatic high beams and to reduce the risk of accidents, there’s a pre-collision system with pedestrian control. Want to reverse into a parking space? No problem thanks to the backup camera. This provides a wide-angle live image that allows you to manoeuvre any way you need to.