2018 Toyota Prius Prime St. Louis MO
The 2018 Toyota Prius Prime offers the refined ride quality, fuel-economy scores, and modern interior that many St. Louis-area sedan shoppers are looking for. While the standard Prius utilizes a traditional hybrid powertrain, the Prius Prime utilizes both a traditional hybrid powertrain and an electric battery for even more fuel efficiency without sacrificing on driving range. The 2018 Prius Prime has an EPA-estimated driving range of 640 miles and an EPA-estimated 133 MPGe. Drivers with long commutes or small families who do a lot of daily shuffling will really appreciate those fuel savings.
It is important to note that the 2018 Toyota Prius Prime offers one less seat than traditional sedan models with room for four total passengers. If that is a concern for you, you may want to check out the 2018 Toyota Prius, 2018 Prius C, or 2018 Prius v instead.
Trim Levels and Features
Car shoppers interested in the 2018 Prius Prime will have their choice of three trim levels: the Plus, Premium, or Advanced. All trim levels offer the same estimated fuel ratings and driving ranges. All trims will also come standard Toyota Safety Sense which includes a pre-collision system with automatic emergency braking, full-speed range dynamic radar cruise control, lane departure alert with steering assist, and automatic high beams.
The base Plus trim has the smallest starting MSRP and a generous standard feature list including quad-LED projector headlights, heated side mirrors, climate control with pollen filtration, a rearview camera, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, heated front seats, push-button start, and more.
The mid-level Premium trim adds additional features to the Plus trim offerings including a smart charging cable lock, Entune premium audio, predictive efficient drive, wireless smartphone charging, and more.
The top of the line Advanced trim is for car shoppers who are looking for all of the bells and whistles. The Advanced trim includes all of the above features plus rain-sensing windshield wipers, Entune premium JBL audio, a heated steering wheel, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a cargo cover, and more.