2016 Prius v

2016 Toyota Prius v

Pros: Outstanding fuel economy; excellent passenger room and cargo space for the class; well-designed small-items storage

Cons: Middling acceleration; some lackluster cabin materials; pronounced road noise at highway speeds

2016 Prius v

CG Says: Toyota’s versatile hybrid hatchback wagon is unchanged for the 2016 model year. Though Prius v gives up some fuel economy compared to the original Prius, its excellent packaging makes it an arguably more attractive option for families and active folks looking for better gas mileage than most any midsize car or SUV can deliver. This is a practical, roomy wagon that can easily achieve 40 mpg and be purchased in well-equipped form for $30,000 or less. Prius v is one of the best values on the market today.

The Facts
Class Midsize Car
Body Style(s) 4-door wagon
Passenger Count 5
Drive Wheels front-wheel drive
Manufacturer Toyota
Nation of Manufacture Japan
Base Prices Two: $26,675
Three: $28,060
Four: $29,695
Five: $30,935

Base Engine
1.8-liter 4-cylinder/electric
Horsepower
134
Std. Transmission
CVT
Avail. Transmission
NA
EPA City Range (mpg)
44
EPA Hwy Range (mpg)
40

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2016 Toyota Prius v