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PRIUS TOURING
SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
TRIM
MSRP
Toyota Prius Standard $21,500
Toyota Prius Base $22,875
Toyota Prius Touring $23,770
ENGINE
Type:
1,497cc Inline-4; aluminum block and head
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 110 net; gas: 76 at 5000
electric: 68 at 1,200 - 1,540
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 82 net; gas: 82 at 4,200
electric: 295 at 0 - 1,200
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 75.0 x 84.7
Compression Ratio: 13.0:1
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 48 / 45
 
TRANSMISSION
Type:
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
Final Drive: 4.11
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
Front-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
MacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Torsion beam; coil springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
10.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear:
7.9 in. power-assisted drums
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
2,932
GVWR [lbs]:
3,795
Weight distribution: 59 / 41
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 11.9
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
34.1
 
STANDARD TECHNICAL FEATURES
  • Auto-leveling headlights
  • Nickel metal hydride batteries
  • P195/55 R16 all-season tires
  • Spare wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
175.0
Width [in.]:
67.9
Height [in.]:
58.7
Wheelbase [in.]: 106.3
Front Track [in.]: 59.3
Rear Track [in.]: 58.3
 
Coefficient of Drag:
0.26
 
STANDARD EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • 2 door curb lights
  • 4 doors
  • Body color front and rear bumper, door handles
  • Chrome and grille
  • Fog lights in front
  • Power remote, heated and folding left door mirror
  • Power remote, heated and folding right door mirror
  • Rear liftgate
  • Rear window wiper
  • Spoiler in rear
  • Variable intermittent wipers
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Pass. Vol. [cu-ft]:
96.2
Seating Capacity:
5
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
39.1
Rear Headroom [in.]: 37.3
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
41.9
Rear Legroom [in.]: 38.6
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
55.0
Rear Shoulderroom [in.]: 52.9
 
Front Hiproom [in.]:
51.0
Rear Hiproom [in.]: 51.6
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
14.4
 
STANDARD INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 2 12V power outlets
  • 4-way driver bucket seat
  • 4-way front passenger bucket seat
  • AM/FM radio with seek/scan, RDS, single in-dash CD-player and 6 speakers
  • Automatic air conditioning
  • Cargo area carpeting, light, net, cover and tie-down anchors
  • Cargo concealed storage
  • Clock
  • Cloth seat-upholstery
  • Cruise control
  • Cupholders in front and rear
  • Digital gauges
  • Door bins in front
  • Driver footrest
  • External temperature display
  • Floor carpeting
  • Front seat center console with armrest and storage
  • Full cloth headliner
  • Illuminated entry
  • Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
  • Keyfob remote keyless entry
  • LCD monitor in front
  • Lighted glove box
  • Overhead console with storage
  • Power windows; with one-touch open on driver's side
  • Reading lights in front
  • Rear 60/40 split folding bench seat
  • Rear seat center armrest
  • Rear window defogger
  • Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
  • Tilting steering-wheel
  • Tinted windows
  • Trip computer
  • Variable instrument panel lighting
  • Vehicle information system
STANDARD SAFETY FEATURES
  • 3-point rear seat belts in all positions
  • Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Brake assist
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Front adjustable head restraints
  • Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
  • Rear head restraints
  • Side-curtain airbags in front and rear
  • Side-impact airbags in front
  • Side-impact bars
  • Traction control
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