If the name "Prius" means fuel economy to you, then the 2015 Toyota Prius C is a car worthy of the name. This little 5-passenger, 5-door hatchback hybrid earns fuel economy in the 50-mpg range, yet starts at less than $20,000, even with all of its high-tech fuel-saving gadgetry.
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The Toyota Prius C puts hybrids in reach of those with tight budgets. It also comes with plentiful standard features, and its efficient packaging means you still have plenty cargo and passenger space despite the small size.
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While the Prius C is fun to drive for a Prius, there are plenty of other fuel efficient subcompacts that offer more bang for the buck. The Ford Fiesta SFE comes to mind, as do the Hyundai Accent and Chevy Sonic.
Drives well. Good mileage. Just very unhappy with staff at dealership.
Salesman was a liar. Promised fewer visits to gas station. , but it get same mileage per tank as prior car because tank is 1/2 size. Car came with rattling sound. Brought it in twice and waited hours before they realized they did not put the hood latch in properly. Map is outdated. Salesman said "what did you expect, the car is 3 years old?" Wants $180 plus labor when Garmin gave free updates for life for a $10 charge. They also promised to mail out of stock touch up paint as apology for the poor service. Then they realized they could not put it in the mail and wanted me to come out again to pick up. Beware Wellesley Toyota.
You can parallel park with ease!
The Prius C is an economic hatchback that is perfect for city driving. The 2015 model has limited features but is complete with all the necessary tools for safety and entertainment while driving. The touch screen console not only allows you to control 5 different music lines (am, fm, aux, Bluetooth, CD) but it can show you internal car diagnostics as well. Even though the car is small, because it is a hatchback, it is perfect for camping trips, ski trips, fishing trips, and any other kind of trip you can think of. This is because the back seats can fold down to allow for more trunk space.
The car is small but comfortable.
Even though this is a small car, it is very comfortable. I like the rear seat that folds down to give you more storage room in the rear of the car. The gas mileage is great I usually get about 49 miles to the gallon. I call it my gas sipper. The ride is comfortable, I travel for work. I drive 100 miles to my destination stay the week, travel about 40 miles round trip each day and than 100 more to return home. I have not had any performance issues with this car. My only issue was that it did not come with cruise control. I had it installed after market for about $500.
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Electronic Stability Control (ESC) *
ABS And Driveline Traction Control *
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Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
Low Tire Pressure Warning
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
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Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point and Pretensioners
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Tires > Pressure Monitoring And Regulating Systems
Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC (SET) is recalling certain model year 2015 Toyota Prius C vehicles manufactured April 20, 2015, to June 30, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) may be improperly calibrated and, as a result, the TPMS may fail to warn the driver that the tire pressure is low. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 138, "Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems."
If the vehicle is driven on underinflated tires, the tires may fail. Sudden tire failure increases the risk of a crash.
SET will notify owners, and dealers will re-calibrate the TPMS, free of charge. The recall began on September 15, 2015. Owners may contact SET customer service at 1-866-405-4226. SET's number for this recall is SET15E.
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