Coming soon as the fourth generation, Toyota is preparing the new 2017 Toyota Prius that has been scheduled to enter the development phase. Based on the latest information, the company would not introduce it this year. It will be kept as the future generation that likely will be released next year. We glad to know about the first spy video about some tasks that will be done by the engineers to build 2017 Prius.
It is hard to be based on the fact, so all the data we have collected here is still based on speculations and rumors. Based on the prototype of 2017 Toyota Prius, you can find out that Toyota still carry over some old details as the trademark while adding some new characteristics. The testing mule also showed that it has more different appearance from the previous model. To give dynamic look, the company also redesigns the front bumper and hood. The headlight styling will be more aggressive. The spy video has been shared in internet so you can check about the changes around the exterior styling for 2017 Toyota Prius. If all rumors come true, this new edition has similar design from C-HC concept although it does not been applied on this prototype yet. The prototype mule uses old dashboard appearance and we assume that they are still working with the new version. The technology will be upgraded for better performance and reliable design.
2017 Toyota Prius Engine and MPG
As other parts of the car, there is no verification yet from the official but all speculations of 2017 Toyota Prius grow bigger and louder day by day. The current four-cylinder gas engine 1.8 liter is possible to be mated with smaller yet more powerful performance because the presence of electric motor. This system is the most possible option at this time as the best way to achieve about 55 mpg with the concept of gasoline-electric combination. At the time of writing this report, there are no more details including the acceleration, horsepower and torque power with this engine. We have surely no way left until waiting the official announcement based on their schedule.
However, everything is still a rumor. We think that this model could be more competitive among its rivals because the support of battery electric and also plug-in hybrid cars to give better performance for 2017 Toyota Prius. If this version could offer you better performance yet more beautiful design concept, why don’t you wait its arrival?