The 2014 Toyota Prius is a full hybrid electric mid-size hatchback, formerly the compact sedan developed and manufactured by Toyota. EPA and California Air Resources Board (Carb) to estimate the 2014 Toyota Prius as they were clean vehicles sold in the United States based on emissions of smog-forming. Toyota introduced the original Prius, which was the first mass-produced gas-electric hybrid car. Although there are now many worthy competitors, the Prius remains, of course, good fuel economy and top-selling hybrid model because of its attractive combination of comfort, and help.
Although the 2014 Toyota Prius will soon be replaced by a model, its lines aerodynamically optimized still look futuristic and, most importantly, it remains the most efficient pure hybrid on the market. For its final year on the market, the third-generation 2014 Toyota Prius gets a commemorative Special Edition model. With a thrifty 1.8-liter cylinder that teams up with a CVT and two electric motors, the 2014 Toyota Priusis rated at an impressive 51 mpg city, 48 mpg on the highway and 50 mpg combined. Three ways to drive are available: EV mode provides about a kilometer and a half of electric-only operation; Power mode increases throttle sensitivity for a feel sportier; and Eco mode, which helps to driver maximize mpgs.
Predictably, the downside of the focus powertrain about the mileage is a leisurely acceleration; taken and steering numb and ample body roll, and that means that the Prius is not likely to appeal to lovers of traditional. However, the 2014 Toyota Prius does possess less exciting but practical qualities will make this many hybrid buyers, including a ride comfortable, safe handling and a versatile hatchback bodystyle offers 21.6 cubic feet of cargo space. Passengers are treated to ample room for both rows and dashboard space-age game very legible center-mounted instrument panel and the “floating” console storage tray mounted under.
A 2014 Toyota Prius 6.1 inch screen for the audio system included as standard, and the upper-trim models get a navigation system, backup camera, Antun infotainment system Toyota. Antun gives Bing, Facebook Pandora radio applications and real-time fuel prices, sports, weather and traffic info. In addition to the options expected like SofTex leatherette upholstery and heated seats, buyers can Spec radar-based cruise control, lane departure warning system, pre-collision braking and park assist system that helps guide the 2014 Toyota Prius into a spot. Also available are roof-mounted solar panels that use a fan to circulate air through the cabin when the 2014 Toyota Prius parked in direct sunlight.
Toyota Prius Special Edition
To celebrate the 14 year the nameplate on the market, Toyota offers such as a limited-edition of the Prius as a Special Edition. Based on Three trim level, adds 17-inch wheels and unique dark metal finish, Softex upholstery with gray stitching and front blue footwell glamor and dark chrome accents on the grips on the door, steering wheel and trim around the shifter.
2014 Toyota Prius Trim Level
The 2014 Toyota Prius is available levels of Two, Three, Four Five color. The 2014 Toyota Prius Two rolled with power windows and locks, automatic climate control, 6-speaker AM / FM / CD stereo with 6.1 inch screen and aux and USB inputs, heated power mirrors, cruise control, Bluetooth connectivity along audio streaming, keyless ignition / entry and 15-inch alloy wheels.
For those features, the 2014 Toyota Prius Three adds navigation system, Antun, HD radio, camera rearview and proximity key. The 2014 Toyota Prius Four includes SofTex leatherette upholstery, the heated front seats, an eight way power driver’s license, a sound system JBL, automatic lights and auto-dimming rearview mirror. The 2014 Toyota Prius Five brings LED lights, foglights and 17 inch wheels alloy.
Available as option on the Prius Three is the Solar Roof package, which adds sunroof and the solar-powered ventilation system. The package is available on the Four, which adds improved navigation system with seven-inch display split-screen capability, the head-up display and Safety Connect, which includes the automatic collision notification, the SOS emergency assistance, stolen vehicle location and more.
The Five can be equipped with an Advanced Technology package with pre-collision alert system with braking ability, adaptive cruise control, a lane-departure warning, Safety Connect, the head-up display and the Nav system better. All 2014 Toyota Prius models can be fitted Plus Appearance package, which brings a unique bodykit and 17-inch alloy wheels. This package can be paired with Plus Performance Package; it nets a sport-tuned suspension.
2014 Toyota Prius Competitors
Those considering a 2014 Toyota Prius should check Hybrid Ford C-MAX, which is less efficient fuel but spacious and fun to drive. Sedans Pricier midsize like the Hybrid Ford Fusion and Honda Accord Hybrid are as efficient while large and real. Those willing to consider diesel cars can test-drive hatchback Volkswagen Golf TDI and 46-mpg Chevrolet Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel.
2014 Toyota Prius Safety
All 2014 Toyota Prius models are equipped with dual front, the front side and side curtain airbags, in addition to the driver knee airbags and traction and stability control systems. Optional safety features include a lane-departure warning, a pre-alert and collision braking system, Safety Connect (shown) for 2014 Toyota Prius.