In National Highway Traffic Safety Administration testing, the Prius c received four out of five stars in all the agency’s tests. Nine airbags are standard, including a driver’s knee airbag, but a backup camera is only standard on the top trim level.
The Prius v is a Prius model designed for people who need more cargo space availability. Toyota has extended the back of the traditional Prius to offer owners approximately 10 cubic feet more of cargo space in the 2017 Prius v. The Prius c is designed for anyone who needs a car with a smaller footprint.
The length of time that you can comfortably leave your hybrid unused will vary between different manufacturers and models. So, generally, if you're going to leave your car sitting for more than 30 days, it's best to have a look at your owner's manual to find specific storage instructions.
It is worth nothing first of all, that the Prius c does not ever have to be charged. Unlike a plug-in hybrid, which—as its name suggests—has to be plugged in for power, the Prius c relies on a regenerative braking system that collects energy when the car is coasting or slowing down to juice up its battery.Nov 1, 2018
Toyota Motor Corporation is a car company that makes moves that sometimes we as consumers do not understand. Most recently, Toyota has cut from the hybrid line up the Prius C, and the Prius V. Both excellent hybrids are no longer offered. Toyota will discontinue a vehicle if the sales are low.Apr 23, 2020
Prius c has been discontinued, making the 2019 the last model year. As a current or future Prius c owner, you'll still receive great service from your Toyota Service Center. Take a look at our growing hybrid lineup if you're in the market for a new one and discover your perfect fit.
Early Air Conditioner Compressor Failure: It's common for a Prius C owner to notice a loud noise and hot air coming out of their vents when they turn on the air conditioner. It's because the compressor, which is responsible for pumping cool air through the system, has prematurely failed.
Toyota Prius C
|Toyota Prius c/Aqua (NHP10)|
|Also called||Toyota Aqua (Japan)|
|Production||December 2011 – present (Aqua) 2011–2021 (Prius c)|
|Model years||2012–2019 (US)|