|2015 Toyota Prius||2015 Honda Civic Hybrid|
|51 city/48 hwy||Fuel-Efficiency||44 city/47 hwy|
|21.6 cu.-ft.||Cargo Capacity||10.7 cu.-ft.|
2015 Toyota Prius vs 2015 Honda Civic Hybrid
As more people are seeking eco-friendly and highly fuel-efficient vehicles, car manufacturers are producing a greater number of hybrid models to meet this demand. While most car companies are coming late to the party for hybrid cars, the Toyota Prius has been going strong for over 14 years with its innovative Hybrid Synergy Drive powertrain. With great performance and wonderful features, the Prius transcends the rest. When choosing a hybrid vehicle, it is wise to analyze competitors, so here is a 2015 Toyota Prius vs 2015 Honda Civic Hybrid comparison.
A major reason why people buy hybrids is the excellent fuel economy, and on this measure, the Prius beats out the Civic Hybrid. It gets a remarkable 51 city/48 hwy mpg, while the Civic Hybrid only gets 44 city/47 hwy mpg. For city driving, that's a seven mpg difference between the Prius and Civic Hybrid. This would translate to a significant amount of savings over the long haul, especially if you make a lot of short city commutes.
Additional Advantages of the 2015 Toyota Prius
You might think that since the Prius gets better fuel-efficiency than the Civic Hybrid, it might not achieve as high a performance, but the 2015 Prius still manages to get more power than 2015 Civic Hybrid. It produces 98 horsepower/105 torque, while the Camry Hybrid only gets a 90 horsepower/97 torque. The Prius also has over double the cargo capacity of the Civic Hybrid, so you and your passengers would have much more space to store your essentials on your next trip.
With seven different offerings of Hybrid models, Toyota knows hybrid vehicles. It is time-tested hybrid technology that you can trust. And the shining jewel of Toyota's line-up of hybrid models is the iconic Toyota Prius. Feel free to contact us here at Tuscaloosa Toyota to learn more or test drive the 2015 Toyota Prius. Also, be sure to check out our no-cost non-factory Lifetime Warranty, which extends the standard Powertrain Warranty for any new Toyota model.