There are many fuel-efficient gasoline-only vehicles, which are able to provide users a great mileage, and more electric cars become available every year. However, what if you want to be getting something of that? Hybrids offer quite attractive compromise and give nice acclaim. Besides that, if you buy it, you will be adding 10-miles electric travel, that surely will be saving your money. Based on the outgoing model of Toyota Prius, Toyota 2015 Prius Plug-in is such free-gasoline car. If you want to purchase the model, this review of 2015 Toyota Prius plug-in Hybrid will help you to make a nice decision.
By the way, did you know, that many celebrities, including Leonardo Dicaprio and others run Toyota Prius?
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2015 Prius Plug-in Hybrid: The Use
2015 Toyota Prius Plug-in gives you 11 miles without turning on the gasoline-powered engine at all. If you need regularly to overcome a short distance to work or any other such place, and if you are having access to a public charging station, you will get a unique opportunity to enjoy it for free. Maybe, at the start, you thought about its high price and were not willing to buy the car. But, before you make a decision, think about the economy of your money at the future.
2015 Prius Hybrid: Powertrains and Performance
The vehicle is running on a 1.8-liter 4-cylinder engine. But it can be powered also from electric motor. Both, first and second powers can produce about 134 ponies. Inside the car available is a continuously variable transmission (CVT). The battery of Toyota Prius has lithium-ion battary (4.4 kWh). The company promises, that to recharge this machine will be faster (120-volt power source = 3 h; 240-volt power source = 1,5 h) and easier than ever before. The car is able to overclock from 0 to 60 mph in 9.9 seconds, about the same time as the ordinary model of Prius. After the full-electric charge, as above was said, Prius is able to overcome about 11 milles.
2015 Prius Hybrid: Design and Some Features
Critics noted the cars interior materials as not very expensive, paying attention to its high cost. However, the vehicle has comfortable back and front seats, which will be liked, we are sure, by any passengers. The Prius also has useful climate autocontrol, start push-button and Toyota’s Display Audio infosystem, Bluetooth, a USB port, a large touchscreen, etc.
So, this short 2015 Toyota Prius plug-in Hybrid review has showed, that in the car has some importantly high parameters.
Video of first drive of 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid: