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2013 Toyota Prius C

2013 Toyota Matrix

  2012 Toyota Prius C 2013 Toyota Matrix
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Invoice $18,127 $18,216
53/46 20/32
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Bottom Line The 2013 Toyota Prius C has all the gas-mileage virtues of larger Prius models, but it's smaller, more fun to drive, and--crucially--almost $5,000 cheaper. Read Full Review With the frugality of a Corolla and hatchback versatility, the 2013 Toyota Matrix delivers on practicality but falls short if you expect a hot hatch. Read Full Review
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  • 'Normal' styling for a Prius
  • 50-mpg EPA rating
  • Good front space
  • Impressive standard equipment


  • Acceleration mediocre
  • Noisy at higher speeds
  • Interior trim designed to a price


  • Hatchback versatility
  • Comfortable ride
  • City-friendly maneuverability


  • Unexciting interior trims
  • Road noise
  • Disappointing gas mileage
  • Seats lack support
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