The first hybrid vehicle in the world to be mass-produced,
the Toyota Prius Sedan represents pure technical genius
and innovation. Coupled with its numerous features, benefits,
and solid safety specifications, it is no wonder why it
has been the recipient of multiple world-class awards since
One four-door Prius model is on the market for
2002, and it offers incredible economy without sacrificing
its accommodating and spacious interior. Its outstanding
value is simply unquestionable, and it is commendable for
leading the way towards more environmentally-friendly vehicles.
Within the five-passenger cabin of the Toyota
Prius Sedan are exceptional standards such as air conditioning,
power windows, power door locks, and an AM/FM stereo with
cassette. The convenience of cruise control is available
to you as an option. The front and rear seats are positioned
high for optimum view, and the instrument panel is also
set higher to allow quick and easy reading of the display.
Each Toyota Prius is equipped with dual power
outside mirrors, and is offered in six vibrant colors. New
for 2002 are Blue Moon Pearl and Brilliant Blue Pearl to
keep things current and trendy.
course, the pride of the Toyota Prius Sedan lies in its
unique electric and gas hybrid engine. An all-aluminum,
1.5-litre gasoline VVT-I engine with variable valve timing
produces 70 horsepower and 82 lb-ft of torque, while the
electric drive motor is a permanent-magnet design with 44
The vehicle rolls along using the electric motor, and when
you require extra juice for acceleration and higher speeds,
the gas motor kicks in. When you brake, the battery is recharged;
this makes the vehicle very fuel efficient in typical city
driving. Additionally, the transmission is electronically
controlled for a smooth blend of gasoline engine, electric
generator, and electric motor for maximum efficiency. The
fuel economy rating is a staggering 52/45 mpg (city/hwy)
as a result.
Safety and Security
The Toyota Prius Sedan is equipped with standard
safety features such as ABS brakes, three-point seatbelts
at all seating positions, head restraints, driver depowered
air bag, and passenger depowered air bag. Also on the list
are child safety locks, child seat tethers and anchors,
internal emergency trunk release, halogen headlight, side
impact door beams, and front and rear crumple zones.
Side impact air bags are available as an option.
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