Changes made ahead of release date for new Prius C

October 26th, 2015 by

2016 Toyota Prius C

Release date for the 2016 Toyota Prius C

Toyota of Naperville is very excited about the upcoming release date for the 2016 Toyota Prius C. The smallest member of the Prius family will be getting of number of upgrades and changes for the new model-year. What will be unchanged, however, is the world class fuel-economy scores from the Environmental Protection Agency of more than 50 miles per gallon. Additionally, the 2016 Prius C will feature the new Toyota Safety Sense system giving it a lead over other cars in its class by offering several cutting edge functions for helping to prevent accidents from happening. Also making an appearance for the 2016 model-year is a special edition version of the Prius C with version-specific features.

2016 Toyota Prius C
2016 Toyota Prius C

Designers at Toyota are taking aim at more playful drivers with the special edition of the subcompact hybrid hatchback. Debuting after the initial release date for the 2016 Toyota Prius C, the Persona Series Special Edition will be made up of only 1,500 units and will come on one color, Black. The interior choices come in Electric Lime and Cherry Pearl and for contrast, there are some accents to be found on the lower portion of the front grille. These accents also show up under the headlights and beneath the side windows, among other places.

With a wheelbase of just more than 157 inches, the 2016 Prius C is going to be very popular among drivers that need to find parking space. In fact, the “C” in 2016 Prius C stands for “city” according to Toyota. Lighting the way for the new subcompact vehicle are LEDs for the low- and high-beam headlights as well as the car featuring LEDs for the tail lights.

2016 Toyota Prius C
2016 Toyota Prius C

Some important measurements of the vehicle before the release date of the 2016 Toyota Prius C include its total interior volume of 104 cubic-feet. This is further divided into 87.4 cubic-feet of passenger space and 17.1 cubic-feet of remaining cargo space. Rear passengers will have 35 inches of legroom to work with, a number that challenges several larger competitors.

If you would like to learn more before the release date of the 2016 Toyota Prius C, make an appointment with a Toyota of Naperville sales professional today.

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