2017 Toyota Prius Prime Release Date and Features
Toyota designers continue to thrill us with new model after new model that dominates automotive headlines. The newest edition in this long list of Toyota models is the all-new 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid. Utilizing the completely redesigned 2016 Toyota Prius as a foundation and following in its footsteps, the Toyota Prius Prime is expected to provide class-leading numbers. Delve deeper into the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime release date and features to see what this new design will bring to the table when it arrives at Gale Toyota.
When Will the Toyota Prius Prime Arrive in Enfield CT?
With the recent debut of the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime Plug-in Hybrid at the New York International Auto Show many of you are asking — when can I get behind the wheel of this automotive masterpiece? Built on a similar platform to the Toyota Prius, you can expect the Toyota Prius Prime to go into production quickly and Toyota officials expect the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime to arrive at dealerships in late fall of 2016. Look for the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime in the Gale Toyota showroom later this fall.
2017 Toyota Prius Prime Design and Features
A long list of elements have gone into the production of the all-new Toyota Prius Prime and promise a revolutionary new design. Built longer, lower, wider and lighter than its predecessor, the plug-in hybrid is attractive and aerodynamic. Style and function are highlighted by energy-saving quad LED headlights and brilliant C-shaped LED taillights that each provide instant recognition. Additional exterior features that we love include a full-width aero glass rear panel and a stylish rear spoiler.
Look for the interior of the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime to complement the attractive exterior design with a well-equipped cabin and innovative new features. Available Toyota SofTex interior provides a luxurious feel in a next-generation cockpit that centers around a Toyota Entune Premium JBL Audio interface. At the heart of the cabin, you will find a vivid 11.6-inch high-definition touchscreen display that puts entertainment, information, navigation and more at your fingertips. Additional features that will amplify the new design include a Qi wireless charging system and the safety-conscious Toyota Safety Sense P package of crash-prevention systems.
Class-leading performance and efficiency are the name of the game when it comes to the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime Plug-in Hybrid. Employing an upgraded Hybrid Synergy Drive system with a 1.8-liter Atkinson cycle engine and a refined hybrid electric system, the Toyota Prius Prime is expected to deliver class-leading performance numbers. Relying more on electric capabilities and regenerative braking systems, the Toyota Prius Prime puts an emphasis on efficiency. Take a closer look at some key performance numbers listed below.
- Expected 120 MPGe Efficiency Ratings
- Expected Electric Driving Range of 22 Miles
- Top Electric Speed of 84 MPH
- Expected 600-Mile Driving Range with Full Tank and Full Charge
- 5.5-Hour Charging Time with Standard Household Outlet
- 11.3-Gallon Fuel Tank
- Larger 8.8 kWh Battery Pack
It is safe to say that we love what the all-new Toyota Prius Prime Plug-in Hybrid brings to the table. With a greater understanding of the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime release date and features, we hope that you are as excited as we are for its arrival this fall. If you are interested in a class-leading performance numbers and an athletic new design, keep an eye on the Gale Toyota inventory for the arrival of the new Toyota plug-in hybrid. Stay tuned into the Gale Toyota Blog for more information on the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime.