2017 Toyota Prius Specs: New Prius Features and Options

Stunningly smooth, powerfully stylish, positively safe, and exceptionally fuel efficient-the 2017 Toyota Prius is the hybrid with it all. It's been 17 years since the first Prius was made available to US markets and after all this time it remains one of the highest-rated fuel-efficient vehicles on the road. This year, U.S. News & World Report named the 2017 Toyota Prius as the Best Hybrid Car for the Money, the NHTSA gave the Prius a 5-Star overall safety rating, and the 2017 Prius is an IIHS top safety pick. The Prius is the car that goes and goes while getting better each and every year. 

New for 2017 is Toyota Safety Sense™. Previously offered as an available package, Toyota Safety Sense™ is now standard on all Prius trims and includes several advanced driver aid features to further protect you while you drive.

Read more about the 2017 Toyota Prius, learn about trim levels, standard features, hybrid capabilities and more. If you have any questions or need any additional information don't hesitate to give us a call. Or stop by our sunny Santa Rosa dealership. At Freeman Toyota we love connecting people to their future cars. Come in today and take the 2017 Toyota Prius out for a test drive. It just may be what you're looking for.

2017 Prius Models and Trim Levels

There are six available 2017 Toyota Prius models: Two, Two Eco, Three, Three Touring, Four, and Four Touring. The basic Prius Two has a starting price of $24,685 and comes equipped with a load of tech, style, and safety features, to name a few: automatic LED headlights, running lights and taillights, heated mirrors, keyless entry and ignition, dual 4.2-inch driver information screens, a 6.1-inch touchscreen display, a rearview camera, Bluetooth® phone and audio connectivity, voice recognition with Siri Eyes Free, six-speaker audio system, forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane departure warning and intervention, and automatic high beams. The Two Eco starts at $25,165 and has greater fuel efficiency than all other models and a lighter-ion hybrid battery. The slightly more high-tech Prius Three starts at $26,735 and includes the Toyota Entune® premium infotainment system-7-inch touchscreen, navigation, satellite radio, HD radio, real-time traffic and weather. The Prius Three Touring starts at $28,115 and includes SofTex®-trimmed seats with contrast stitching. The Prius Four starts at $29,135 and among its standard features are enhanced safety features, including Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert. The Prius Four Touring has a starting price of $30,015 and comes equipped with several additional safety features including rain-sensing variable intermittent windshield wipers and available intelligent clearance sonar with intelligent parking assist.

2017 Prius Standard Features

The greatest improvement to the Toyota Prius is the decision to make Toyota Safety Sense™ a standard feature on all models. Toyota Safety Sense™ gives Prius drivers added confidence with such helpful features as lane departure alert, automatic high-beams, pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, and full-speed range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control. Couple that with the 2017 Toyota Prius' beautifully sculpted exterior, comfortable, high-tech interior, and superior fuel efficiency, and the 2017 Toyota Prius easily blows the competition out of the water. 

Here are just a few more standard features across trims: 

  • LED Daytime Running Lights (DRL) with on/off feature
  • LED taillights and stop lights
  • heated power outside mirrors with folding feature
  • smart-flow climate control system with pollen filtration
  • integrated backup camera
  • 4.2-in. color dual Multi-Information Display (MID) with customizable screens including Energy Monitor, Hybrid System Indicator and Eco Score, Eco Savings Record, Drive Monitor, Eco Wallet, Eco Diary, climate control, driver support systems, audio system content and navigation system content
  • 60/40 split fold-down rear seats with center armrest
  • digital instrumentation with speedometer, fuel gauge, odometer, current and average fuel economy, distance to empty, shift-position indicator and EV44/ECO/POWER Mode indicators
  • Hill Start Assist Control (HAC)
  • emission rating: SULEV with Advanced Technology Partial Zero Emission Vehicle (AT-PZEV)
  • independent MacPherson strut front suspension and double-wishbone rear suspension with front and rear stabilizer bars

2017 Prius Interior

With seating for five, the four-door hatchback's smart seat design gives everyone on board ample head, leg, and hip room. Room to stretch out isn't the only interior feature standard across trim levels. With advanced noise-insulation techniques and Independent MacPherson strut front suspension and double-wishbone rear suspension, the 2017 Toyota Prius delivers a perfectly smooth, comfortable, quiet ride for everyone on board. Plus, the front bucket seats with added side bolsters provide support and comfort for long trips. 

Also available is an 8-way power-adjustable driver's seat with lumbar support so you can settle in and find the driving position that's right for you. Additional interior features include an available moonroof and steering wheel controls that put control of the audio, Multi-Information Display and Bluetooth® at your fingertips. 

2017 Prius MPG - Prius Hybrid Capabilities and Benefits

No matter the distance involved between point A and point B, in a 2017 Toyota Prius every trip you take will be an efficient one. The Prius Two Eco has an incredibly impressive EPA estimated 58 mpg for city miles and 53 mpg for highway driving, while all other models rake in an estimated 54 mpg for city and 50 mpg for highway.

All models come with a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine and a pair of electric motors that send their power through an electronically controlled variable transmission to deliver 121 horsepower to the front wheels. 

If you want your next car to be fuel efficient definitely check out the 2017 Toyota Prius. If you want your next car to be smooth, stylish, safe, and fuel efficient look no further than the 2017 Toyota Prius. It's arguably one of the most impressive models on the road, with high-tech features, advanced standard safety features, and comfortable seating for five, the 2017 Toyota Prius is the perfect choice for fun times and families. 

Visit our Santa Rosa showroom to take a 2017 Toyota Prius out for a test drive. You can also view our 2017 Toyota Prius online inventory to see what's readily available at our dealership. If you don't see your perfect combination of features come on in and sit with one of our sales associates. They'll help you design a 2017 Prius that's best suited to your everyday needs and driving habits.

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