2019 Toyota Prius Review
When you’re trying to make your commutes more eco-friendly and fuel efficient, there are a few options out there. However, none are as iconic as the Toyota Prius. This hybrid vehicle has pretty much set the standard for all others, so if you seek efficiency with your ride, you may want to take a closer look at the 2019 Toyota Prius!
At Bohn Toyota, we’re here to assist drivers from Harvey, New Orleans, and Metairie in learning more about this hybrid vehicle. This Prius review will cover the important factors of this vehicle so you can determine if it’s the right choice for you! Be sure to contact us with any questions!
2019 Toyota Prius Performance & Efficiency
The 2019 Prius features a few components under the hood that aid in the Prius performance and efficiency. The vehicle features a 1.8L 4-cylider engine that’s capable of producing 96 horsepower and 105 lb-ft of torque. The engine comes paired with a Permanent Magnet AC Synchronous Motor, which generates 71 horsepower and 120 lb-ft of torque. Collectively, the engine and motor can boast 121 net horsepower.
The Prius also includes an electronically controlled Continuously Variable Transmission, which provides direct gear transitions, smooth accelerations, and aids the Toyota Prius efficiency in achieving its EPA-estimated 58/53/56 MPG city/highway/combined for MY19 L Eco trim.1
Entune™ Audio Entertainment
The cabin of the 2019 Toyota Prius includes a variety of entertainment and media options. Using the 6.1-inch dashboard-mounted Entune™ Audio screen, you can select your media from the radio, the Bluetooth®-paired smartphone, the USB/auxiliary-connected media device, or even the CD player. You can select by touching the screen or utilizing the voice recognition system to use voice commands to choose your ride’s entertainment. On top of the entertainment, the Prius comfort and space lets you spread out and get comfortable for the ride.
Toyota Safety Sense™ P Driver-Assistance Technology
You can take comfort when you’re behind the wheel because Toyota Safety Sense™ P is there to help keep you safe and secure on the road. This suite of features works alongside exterior sensors that are mounted to the vehicle and work by measuring the vehicle’s rate of approach as well as its proximity to other objects on the road.
Toyota Safety Sense™ P includes features like the Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection, which can sense when an object is in the vehicle’s path and provide brake pressure to assist the driver in stopping the vehicle. The Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist detects when the vehicle is beginning to stray from its lane and uses brake pressure and steering control to guide the vehicle back to its intended lane. The Dynamic Radar Cruise Control can actually adapt to the flow of traffic while keeping a safe distance from the vehicle ahead.
Learn Even More About the 2019 Toyota Prius
By having read our 2019 Toyota Prius review, you’re a little more familiar with this impressive hybrid and what it offers. Of course, you can take your research a step further by dropping by Bohn Toyota for a closer look. You can even climb into the cabin and take the Prius out for a test drive to truly see what it can add to your adventures on the road.
Schedule your test drive at Bohn Toyota! We’re here to help you find the perfect vehicle for your adventures throughout Harvey, New Orleans, Metairie, and beyond!
1 2019 EPA-estimated 58 city/53 hwy/56 combined mpg estimates for Prius L Eco. Actual mileage will vary.