2017 Toyota Prius c in Napa, CA

As the automotive market continues to evolve, drivers are finding more and more solutions to save on fuel costs without spending a ton of money on a fancy new car. Toyota has been known as the pioneer for hybrid vehicles with the iconic Prius at the top of the list. Over the years, Toyota has added additional hybrid vehicles to mix including the family-friendly Prius v and the compact Prius c.

Our team here at Jimmy Vasser Toyota is going to explore details of the 2017 Toyota Prius c to give drivers an idea of what this compact hybrid hatchback has to offer. As the most affordable hybrid on the Toyota lineup, drivers are turning to the Prius c for tons of standard features and an impressive fuel economy at a price they can appreciate. Let’s dive in for details.


There are four trims available for the 2017 Prius c. Each one is set with an efficient 1.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with EV and ECO Modes to best accommodate the drive.



All models are paired with an electrically controlled continuously variable transmission that averages 48 mpg in the city and 43 on the highway, which is sure to help you save.



Toyota Safety Sense C is standard across the lineup. It includes a Pre-Collision System, Lane Departure Alert and Auto High Beams to keep everyone safe on the road.

Test drive the 2017 Toyota Prius c in Napa, CA

In addition to the standard Toyota Safety Sense C package, all Prius c models are set with nine airbags throughout the cabin and the Star Safety System. Other standard safety features include a Tire Pressure Monitor System, Vehicle Proximity Notification System and Hill Start Assist Control. The top trim comes set with an integrated backup camera for added assistance.

All four models come set with automatic climate control for comfort and Entune Audio for entertainment. Higher trims come with Entune Premium Audio with Integrated Navigation and App Suite. Fabric-trimmed seats are standard, but higher trims come with SofTex-trimmed seating with heated front seats.

A fold-down rear seat is standard opening up the cabin for more cargo space. With seating for five, drivers will find 17.1 cubic feet of space behind the rear seat for extra belongings. Altogether, the Prius c has 87.4 cubic feet of passenger volume.

Those interested in learning more about the 2017 Toyota Prius c are welcome to contact our team here at Jimmy Vasser Toyota for more information. Drivers can get behind the wheel of this fuel-saving compact by scheduling a test drive online today.

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