Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid – The First Hybrid Car from Toyota

Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid: price of the model with recharge battery plug. Even the models with the most advanced technologies on the market updates and developments. That is not offering us Toyota with the new Prius Plug-in Hybrid, the “plug-in” range. A further step in the development of clean technology for automobiles in which the Prius was one of the pioneers. A position of a spearhead that no plans to leave, if not reinforced with the addition of the “Plug-ins” option, an add-on for hybrid vehicles that surely will not take too long to see in other Japanese brand models.

The main novelties of the Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid with respect to the 2012 Toyota Prius model is in that option “Plug-ins”, with which the battery can be recharged by plugging it directly to the network at the points provided for this purpose. A battery that has also increased their autonomy being able to get to go up to about 25 kilometers in electric mode. Advances that help to strengthen the character of “Eco car” of this model, already fully settled within the national and international market.


Technical and equipment news

To that step forward in terms of hybrid technology from Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid, we must also add the new possibilities of equipment. A number of extras that enhance the value of the car, already become a saloon range medium with two options, known as Advance and Executive, mounted on the 136 HP engine standard already within this model of the Japanese firm.

Two equipment variants, the most complete is the Executive, offering a broad provision which includes park assistant, LED headlamps, water-repellent glass, cruise control, browser, keyless access, upholstered in leather and system pre-collision, to cite just a few of the highlights. A list of extras that as expected leads to an increase in the price that we could qualify at least notable.

The plug-in version prices

Prices that will come to the dealer the first units of the Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid are as follows:

Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid Advance 136 CV: €33.900
Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid Executive 136 CV: €41.300

Prices that at first glance there are two relevant aspects. First of all we have the important difference between the two versions, which Toyota justified the increase in equipment that has the option Executive. An Executive that exceeds the €40,000, agreeing to the high price of a Cadillac XTS, considered a luxury sedan, for example. And secondly, the fact that we are at an increase of about €6,000 approximately with respect to the cost of one of the Toyota Prius that we already knew.

Anyway, it must be remembered that at these prices it is necessary to always apply the aid from the Government for the acquisition of this type of environmentally friendly vehicles (currently about €2,000), as well as the launch promotion, which allows you to lower the price on another €2,300. Some discounts to take into account if we are assessing seriously let us with one of these Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid.


 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid infographic

 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid infographic