Compare 2012 Toyota Prius Plug In vs 2012 Toyota Prius V

2012 Toyota Prius Plug In
2012 Toyota Prius V
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5-Door HB
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door HB 51 49 $30,721 $32,000
5-Door HB Advanced 51 49 $37,945 $39,525
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5-Door Wagon Two
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Two 44 40 $24,716 $26,550
5-Door Wagon Three 44 40 $25,427 $27,315
5-Door Wagon Five 44 40 $28,058 $30,140
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,721
$24,716
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$32,000
$26,550
Monthly Payment Estimate
$533 / month
$443 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2012 Toyota V wagon offers all the classic Prius hybrid virtues--low-speed electric running, top-of-class fuel economy, and interior space--in a super-sized package that still offers remarkable gas mileage ratings. We think it will do very well among Prius owners with families who need the extra space for people and stuff.
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Fuel Economy
City
51 mpg 44 mpg
Highway
49 mpg 40 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-size Midsize Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Front Head Room (in)
38.6 39.6
Second Hip Room (in)
51.2 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.9 55.9
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.7 97.2
Second Head Room (in)
37.6 38.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.1 55.2
Front Leg Room (in)
42.5 41.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
52.7 53.5
Second Leg Room (in)
36.0 35.9
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
60.0 60.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.3 5.7
Length, Overall (in)
176.4 181.7
Height, Overall (in)
58.7 62.0
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.8 60.8
Wheelbase (in)
106.3 109.4
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.7 69.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
21.6 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
- 67.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- NA
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
- NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
- 34.3
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- - TBD -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.0 x - TBD - 10.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 x - TBD - 11.5 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr Regenerative
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
10.6 11.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.2 36.1
Steering Type
Electric Pwr Assisted Rack & Pinion Electric Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65R15 P205/60R16
Spare Tire Size
T135/80D16 T135/70D17
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/65R15 P205/60R16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3165 3274
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
NA - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
- TBD - 105 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.8L/110 1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
134 combined 98 @ 5200
Engine Type
Gas/Electric I4 Gas/Electric I4
Fuel System
- TBD - Electronic Fuel Injection
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
50 42
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
49 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
51 44
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Type
1 1
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- TBD - - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont.
CVT Continuously Variable Ratio
Summary
Vehicle Name
Toyota Prius Plug-In Toyota Prius v
Body Style
5 Door Liftback Wagon
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA NA
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- TBD - 4.4
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
- TBD - 9
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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