2022 Toyota Prius Prime
The 2022 Toyota Prius Prime stands out among plug-in hybrid cars. It delivers one of the shortest charging times yet still manages to offer the highest total driving range. It’s a five-seater car with eight airbags and a 1.8-litre four-valve engine that combines economic savings with a superior driving experience.
The exterior has seven colour options, including:
- Classic silver metallic
- Blue magnetism
- Supersonic red
- Titanium glow
- Wind chill pearl
- Midnight black metallic
- Magnetic grey metallic
The interior also has options for the cloth type, with black SofTex, moonstone SofTex or black premium cloth.
When you buy the new Toyota Prius Prime, prices start from $33,750. It’s part of the Government of Canada Incentives for Zero-Emission Vehicles program (iZEV). Anyone meeting the requirements could get a $2,500 incentive when purchasing.
There are two 2022 Prius Prime models, the standard and the upgrade version. They both have the same engine, seats and fuel efficiency. The standard model has Toyota Safety Sense 2.0, a 7.0-inch display screen, smart key, push-button start, and heated front seats.
The upgrade has several advanced features, including:
- Qi-compatible wireless charging
- An 11.6-inch HD display screen that includes navigation
- Smart key touch sensors on the rear hatch and passenger door
- A blind-spot monitor and rear cross-traffic alerts
- SofTex seating with an eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat
Prices for the upgrade model start from $36,650. There’s an option to add on a technology package, bringing the total amount to $39,000. The package covers numerous extras for comfort and improved performance while driving. The technology features are:
- 10 speakers
- JBL audio
- Auto-dimming mirror
- Rain sensing wipers
- Intelligent clearing sonar and parking assist
- Head-up display
Key Hybrid Statistics
One of the main reasons so many drivers are choosing the 2022 Prius Prime is its impressive efficiency stats:
|Combined hybrid/electric driving range||1,035 km|
|Combined city/highway EV mode fuel efficiency||1.8Le/100km|
|Charging time with 120v household outlet||5 hours and 30 minutes|
It’s possible to build the model you want online. Your first choice is between the standard model, the upgrade, and the upgrade with the technology. As you proceed through the build, you can see pricing options for purchase and weekly lease.
The cars come with automatic transmission and a three-year or 60,000km warranty. There are options for extra care packages, including tire protection, a wear pass for lease vehicles, and a service agreement.
Besides the enhanced protection, you can add accessories to your purchase. They include exterior and interior extras, including floor mats, a roof rack, and paint protection films for the door handles, edges, or hood. Other options include front-wheel mudguards, 15-inch alloy wheels, cargo liner and body side moulding.