Hybrids are becoming one of the most popular types of vehicles on the market nowadays because they’re extremely efficient and cost effective. Toyota knows all about hybrid vehicles, and it’s added multiple options to its lineup. Most of the hybrid vehicles available are traditional Toyota vehicles with a hybrid model option. However, the Toyota Prius stands as one of the most well-known, successful hybrid vehicles on the market. Our team is taking two Toyota hybrid vehicles and bringing them head-to-head to show drivers how they compare.
The 2015 Toyota Prius is a staple vehicle on the Toyota lineup. Drivers have seen the benefits of this vehicle firsthand and have continued to support its efforts in working towards a cleaner environment. The 2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid offers drivers the beloved Camry model with a hybrid operating system. Drivers can have the sedan they want with the hybrid efficiency they need. The vehicles are both hybrids, and they have a lot of similar features to offer. However, they’re both unique in their own way, and we’re going to show you how.
|2015 Toyota Prius||VS||2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid|
|1.8-liter 4-cylinder||Engine Type||2.5-liter I4|
|51 city/48 hwy||MPG||43 city/39 hwy|
At first glance, drivers will notice the different body types of these two Toyota vehicles. The Prius is a hatchback, whereas the Camry Hybrid is a sedan. Drivers looking for more cargo space may opt for the Prius because it offers 21.6 cubic feet of cargo volume instead of 13.1 for the Camry Hybrid. However, drivers in need of more space for passengers may decide on the Camry Hybrid because it offers 102.7 cubic feet of passenger volume versus the Prius with 93.7 cubic feet.
When it comes to efficiency, the Prius takes the cake with an estimated 51 mpg in the city and 48 mpg on the highway. The Camry Hybrid is still an efficient choice with an estimated 43 mpg in the city and 39 mpg on the highway. Both vehicles have seating for five passengers as well as bluetooth capabilities, cruise control and heated exterior mirrors. The Prius offers a few more standard features in comparison to the Camry Hybrid including a cargo area cover, illuminated vanity mirrors and a rear window wiper.
Those interested in learning more about either the Toyota Prius or the Toyota Camry Hybrid are encouraged to contact our team at Serra Toyota for more information. Drivers looking to get behind the wheel of either of these efficient Toyota vehicles can do so by scheduling a test drive online.