The 2016 Toyota Prius c Optimizes the Prius Experience for City Living in Los Angeles

November 9th, 2016 by

Toyota Santa MonicaWith its comfortable interior, casual ride, and innovative, fuel efficient technology, the Toyota Prius has given Culver City drivers an incredible experience for years. But Toyota knows that different environments call for different kinds of cars, and they have optimized the Prius experience different environments with stylish and effective twists on the main model.

For example, with a more compact body, the 2016 Toyota Prius c delivers a perfect drive for city living in Los Angeles and Santa Monica. Learn more here, and then test drive the Toyota Prius c at Toyota Santa Monica.

Prius c Specifications

Smaller size, same great ride — the new Toyota Prius c provides the quality that drivers have come to expect from the Prius name. The Prius c especially meets the needs of Beverly Hills area drivers with the following specifications and features:

  • Featuring a 1.5L 16-valve DOHC engine with VVT-i, the 2016 Prius c generates 99 horsepower, 125 lb-ft of torque, and an EPA-estimated 53 mpg highway.
  • With a 6-speaker Entune premium audio system that includes a 6.1-inch touchscreen display, integrated navigation, and Entune app suite, the Prius c ensures a comfortable, enjoyable experience.
  • Sporting a selection of active safety features, which include a pre-collision system, lane departure alert, and smart stop technology, the Prius c makes sure you’re in safe hands.

What Makes the Prius c Special?

While the 2016 Toyota Prius c does feature the same great performance as the Prius or the larger Prius v, as well as some of the same great interior features, its drive is unique. With a smaller frame — a 100.4-inch wheelbase to the Prius’ 106.3-inch es— the Prius c has a tighter turning radius. That means it can handle with significantly more precision, and it is better suited to narrower city streets and busier traffic. But don’t let its smaller size fool you; it still has the power, the features, and the space to take you down to Marina del Rey for those weekend getaways.

Learn More About the 2016 Toyota Prius c at Toyota Santa Monica

If you’re a driver in the Los Angeles area, you can learn more about the stylish 2016 Toyota Prius c by contacting us online or by calling us at (424) 238-1869. You can also stop in at 801 Santa Monica Boulevard in Santa Monica, CA and see us for a test drive today!

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