The Family-Friendly, Roomy Prius V

September 30th, 2013 by

Love the amazing fuel economy of the Toyota Prius, but need something a little bigger for your growing family? The 2013 Toyota Prius V is the perfect family vehicle. Recognized for it’s generous cargo capacity, spacious cabin, versatility, and fuel economy, the Prius V was named one of the 10 Best Family Cars of 2013 by Kelley Blue Book.

2013 Toyota Prius V

2013 Toyota Prius V

The Prius V gives drivers everything they’ve been looking for. The “V” adds versatility with around 50% more cargo space than the original Prius. What’s more, the Prius V can cary more cargo than many small SUVs! Rearranging things in the Prius V is as easy as slide, fold, or recline. Slide the rear seats backward for increased legroom or forward for more cargo bay area. Even the front passenger seat folds flat to accommodate long cargo. The Toyota Prius V features thoughtfully placed storage throughout with abundant nooks, 5 cup holders, and even umbrella storage under the rear seat. Available SofTex upholstery is durable, easy to clean, and spill resistant, which makes it perfect for the family car. The spacious interior features an open center stack, which gives the front cabin an expansive atmosphere. The Prius V also keeps your family up to date and entertained. The standard display audio system includes a 6.1-inch touch-schreen with USB port, iPod connectivity and control, auxiliary jack, and Bluetooth hands-free phone and audio streaming capabilities.  PLUS, every Prius V comes with an integrated backup camera that automatically displays the rear-view when you shift into reverse. Available Entune infotainment with navigation and advanced voice recognition make the perfect addition to the Prius V for family on the go!

Even those new to the hybrid segment can appreciate Toyota’s successful history as the maker of the first mass-produced and best-selling hybrid. The Prius name promises to deliver superior fuel economy and the Prius V follows through. In fact, the two share the same powertrain. The Prius V’s 1.8-liter 4-cylinder gasoline engine is married to a 60-kilowatt electric motor with a slightly revised continuously variable automatic transmission (CVT). While the upgrade does cost some efficiency, the Prius V still achieves an amazing 44 mpg city / 40 mpg highway and 42 mpg combined.¹ The 2013 Toyota Prius V remains the most efficient family vehicle around!

You can find the family-friendly 2013 Toyota Prius V at Warrenton Toyota. Stop by for a test drive to see all the Prius V has to offer your family.

 

¹EPA estimate is for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage will vary based on personal driving habits, vehicle maintenance, and external conditions.

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