2017 Toyota Prius at Schaumburg Toyota
For those drivers looking for an efficient and dynamic hybrid, the 2017 Toyota Prius is a great option for you! The current generation of the beloved and popular Toyota Prius hybrid continues the tradition set by previous models of offering impressive fuel economy numbers, sleek style, and a comfortable and engaging ride. We’re thrilled to offer this new Toyota vehicle at Schaumburg Toyota and we can’t wait to show it off to local Chicagoland drivers. To learn more about what sets this new Toyota model apart from the rest of the hybrid pack, keep reading here!
The four-door 2017 Toyota Prius hatchback seats up to five passengers and is available in six trim levels: Two, Two Eco, Three, Three Touring, Four, and Four Touring. The 2017 Toyota Prius is powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine that is mated to a pair of electric motors/generators that combine to create 121 horsepower. It is paired to an electronically controlled continuously variable transmission (CVT). When drivers lightly to moderately use the brakes, it transforms one of the electric motors into a generator in order to keep the hybrid battery topped off. The EPA estimates that it will average 52 mpg combined, or 54/50 mpg, city and highway.
All models of the 2017 Toyota Prius come equipped with a long list of standard and available features. Standard comfort and convenience features include automatic LED headlights, LED running lights and taillights, heated mirrors, keyless entry and ignition, automatic climate control, adaptive cruise control, a tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, dual 4.2-inch driver information screens, and more. Tech features include a 6.1-inch touchscreen display, a rearview camera, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, voice recognition with Siri Eyes Free, and a sound system. Stepping up trims will bring upgraded or additional features such as a wireless phone charging pad, the Toyota Entune premium infotainment system with a 7-inch touchscreen, smartphone app integration, and more!
Here at our Toyota dealers serving Arlington Heights, IL, there is nothing that matters more to our team than the safety and comfort of our drivers, and the 2017 Toyota Prius will not disappoint. In testing by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, it was named a Top Safety Pick+ designee after it earned the top score of “Good” in all five of its crash tests as well as a “Superior” in crash avoidance technology and the second-highest rating of “Acceptable” in the new headlights test. The 2017 Toyota Prius comes standard with the previously optional Safety Sense package that includes a number of driver assistance programs such as blind spot monitoring, forward collision warning and mitigation, and more!
The 2017 Toyota Prius combines sleek exterior style with an impressively efficient hybrid powertrain, and an array of standard and optional tech, safety, and comfort features. For more information, head on down to your Toyota dealership near Palatine, IL to speak to a member of our team today!