The Toyota brand was recently recognized by Kelley Blue Book. They were honoring the best new-vehicle choices available in the U.S. The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime was named the Electric/Hybrid Best Buy of 2017. There were over 300 new car models that were available in 2017. Editors had to narrow it down to 12 segments, and then a winner in each. Want to know more? Keep reading for additional information.
Nathan Kokes, advanced technology vehicle manager, Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. explained when the team started working on the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime, they wanted to “deliver a car that would live up to the idea of the word ‘Prime,’ – a plug-in hybrid vehicle with no compromises. With the new Prius Prime, Toyota has delivered the most efficient car in America and we are thrilled to receive the Electric/Hybrid Best Buy Award from Kelley Blue Book.”
Kelley Blue Book has provided data to shopper and the auto industry for over 90 years. “Kelley Blue Book takes great pride in identifying the new vehicles that our experts believe to be the absolute best-value choices for new-car shoppers and the new 2017 Prius Prime indisputably takes first place with its innovation and efficiency for the Electric/Hybrid category,” said Jack R. Nerad, executive editorial director and executive market analyst, Kelley Blue Book.
The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime has achieved something beyond any other Hybrid vehicle – it can, with a full charge and a full tank it can achieve 25 miles with just electric and 640 miles range with both.