What You Should Know About The 2020 Toyota Prius

2020 toyota prius

The Toyota Prius has been the vehicle of choice for ecofriendly drivers and those simply trying to save money on gas for the past two decades. Every year, new competitors emerge, and even the powerful Prius must adapt to stay on top. Last year, Toyota made various adjustments to the Prius to improve its attractiveness, such as upgrading the cabin materials and offering all-wheel drive as an option. This post details what you should know about the 2020 Toyota Prius.

General Overview

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The 2020 Toyota Prius continues the trend of progress with a new touchscreen and, eventually, Apple CarPlay. This model of Prius has a smooth ride, spacious seating, and plenty of cargo space. The acceleration isn’t great, but if it means you only have to fill up once or twice a month, it might be worth it. The EPA scores the Prius at 50 mpg or greater in combined driving.

Models Of 2020 Toyota Prius

The 2020 Toyota Prius is a five-passenger hybrid four-door hatchback. L Eco, LE, XLE, and Limited are the four trim options available for the front-wheel-drive vehicle. 

A 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine and two electric motor generators provide power to the Prius. A continuously variable automatic transmission supplies a total of 121 horsepower to the front wheels.

15-inch alloys, automatic LED headlights, heated mirrors, keyless entry (driver door only) and ignition, automatic climate control, adaptive cruise control, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and a 60/40-split folding rear seat are all included as standard features on the L Eco variant.

A 7-inch touchscreen display, a six-speaker audio system, and Apple CarPlay and Amazon Alexa integration are also included as standard features. Toyota’s Safety Connect emergency communications system, automatic high lights, front collision avoidance with automatic braking, lane departure warning, and intervention also features.

A rear window wiper, a cargo cover, parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, and an automated parallel parking system are included in the LE grade.

When upgrading to the XLE trim, Toyota included 17-inch wheels, automatic wipers, keyless entry for the front passenger door, and rear hatch. Other trim features are SofTex simulated leather upholstery, a power-adjustable driver’s seat, and a wireless charging pad. A head-up display and adaptive headlights also exist in the Advanced Technology package.


The 2020 Toyota Prius has a smooth ride, spacious seating, and plenty of cargo space. You also get a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine and two electric motor-generators that provide power to the Prius. An all-wheel drive is also an option for the front-wheel-drive vehicle. Hence, it would be best if you learned everything there is to know about the vehicle.

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