2023 Toyota Prius vs previous Prius models
We have the lowdown on how the 2023 Toyota Prius differs from previous generation Prius models. Keep reading below for details on the updates and enhancements it has received. You can find the Toyota Prius at Magnussen’s Toyota in Palo Alto, CA.
2023 Toyota Prius – new proportions
One thing that has changed from previous generations of the Prius is its proportions. The new Prius has a lower roofline by 2 inches compared to the prior generation. It also has an extra inch of width in the rear, helping to make it more aerodynamic. The hip point is one inch lower than in previous models, and the battery is placed at a low center of gravity.
2023 Toyota Prius – performance enhancements
The 2023 Toyota Prius has a new hybrid system that enhances fuel economy and power outputs. In fact, the new battery pack offers a 15% increase in power output compared to the last generation battery. The fuel economy has been increased to an estimated 57 mpg combined rating for the 2023 model.
2023 Toyota Prius – technology updates
Another updated feature is the Toyota Audio Multimedia system. This feature lets you connect your phone via Bluetooth for wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. All of your favorite technology options from previous years have been carried over as well, so there’s plenty to love in terms of convenience and entertainment.
2023 Toyota Prius – new safety features
One last thing worth mentioning is the 2023 Toyota Prius offers the latest Toyota Safety Sense 3.0. We’ve recently written about what Toyota Safety Sense 3.0 offers and some of the main differences from the previous system include enhanced detection capabilities, more settings, and a new Emergency Driving Stop System added to Lane Tracing Assist.