2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco awarded Good Housekeeping’s best new hybrid
The 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco was awarded Good housekeeping’s best new hybrid car of the year. Editors and engineers at Good Housekeeping chose the 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco as the hybrid car of the year after rigorous testing of fuel economy, performance, features, and a number of other factors.
“The Prius doesn’t get as much gas mileage as an electric car, but you’ll never have to worry about finding a place to charge while you’re on the road,” said Good Housekeeping. “The knockout gas mileage you can expect from a Prius improves with every new model.”
The Good Housekeeping best car awards are awarded in a number of other categories, including compact, luxury compact, sedan, luxury sedan, crossover SUV, and electric cars. In selecting the winners, the Good Housekeeping Institute and Car and Driver automotive experts screened through more than 100 different cars. The engineers and car experts drove the vehicles more than 1,200 miles on test tracks and open roads, with the 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco coming out on top in the hybrid category.
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2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco fuel economy and specs
The Toyota Prius line has long been well-loved by both drivers and publications alike. Offering excellent fuel economy, great handling, and ample space, it’s a no-brainer why. The new 2017 Toyota Prius Two Eco has an outstanding fuel economy of 58 mpg hwy, and 53 mpg city. The model comes standard with 15-inch alloy wheels, and the editors of Good Housekeeping loved the high visibility available from the large, multi-pane rear windshield. Other convenient exterior features include LED Daytime running lights, heated power outside mirrors with folding feature, and a sleek color-keyed roof-mounted shark-fin antenna. Features inside the car include an Entune™ Audio system with a 6.1-inch touchscreen display and integrated backup camera, a 4.2-in. color dual Multi-Information Display, and 60/40 split fold-down rear seats with center armrest for optimum versatile cargo space.