The Prius V Wagon: An Excellent Family Car

May 22nd, 2014 by

MY12_PRC_THREE_PS_ProfileDid you know that one of the most popular Toyota vehicles available today is the Prius V Wagon? If you need a great family car, this may be exactly what you’re looking for. It’s certainly getting a lot of consumer attention, which has moved it up to the top of the list in popularity. In fact, the Prius hybrid has always been popular but do you know why? It all started with the original Prius, which made its debut in 2001.

The first hybrid to be mass-produced successfully was the Prius. It was an amazing accomplishment for Toyota and people quickly fell in love with the affordable price and low fuel consumption. Today, it’s the Prius V Wagon getting all of the attention and since it’s a five-door wagon with lots of space, it makes an excellent car for families.

The Prius V is designed with the same 1.8-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine combined with electric engine just like the original Prius. While it’s not quite as fuel efficient as the original Prius due to its size, it still offers excellent gas mileage with a combined 40 miles per gallon on the highway and 44 miles per gallon in the city. However, considering the wagon is a larger vehicle that can seat the driver and four passengers comfortably, consumers are still very happy with it.

Prius V Wagon Features

The Prius V is loaded with features to help make your driving experience even more pleasant. It has many features to help keep you safe on the road starting with four-wheel disc brakes, power steering and a front wheel independent suspension.

It also has the following safety features:

  • Anti-whiplash head restraints for the front seat
  • Dual front and side airbags
  • Knee and overhead airbags
  • Auto-dimming rear view mirror
  • Stability control
  • Heated door mirrors
  • Panic alarm
  • Front anti-roll bar
  • Headlight cleaning system

Other features that make the Prius V stand out include:

  • The smart key system with push button start
  • Power windows
  • Spoiler
  • Radio, CD player with six speakers
  • Automatic temperature control
  • Heated front seats
  • Fold down rear seats for added storage
  • Rear seats recline and move back and forth for added comfort

This eco-friendly Toyota handles great so it’s a pleasure to drive. It also has a smooth ride, which is a very important quality to look for when you searching for a new vehicle to purchase.

Visit Your Local Toyota Dealer

To learn more about the Prius V Wagon you can visit us, your local Toyota dealer in Miami, Florida. The dealer can go over all the details with you and explain all of the benefits this new Toyota has to offer. It’s a great alternative to an SUV because it’s spacious and seats five comfortably.

Add in all the safety features and you can see why it’s such a popular choice. You can relax knowing that you’re driving a vehicle designed to help keep you as safe as possible when on the road.

 

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