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Toyota Prius (2016-) review

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Key features
  • Large
  • Available new
  • Full hybrid
Expert review

Toyota pioneered the move towards hybrid cars with the Prius as long ago as 1997. With the fourth-generation model launched in 2016, this all-new Prius is designed to be even more efficient than before, as well as better to drive. How well does it succeed? Find out in our full road-test review.

What's included:
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's it great at?
  • What's it like to drive?
  • How reliable is it?
  • How comfortable and spacious is it?
  • How economical is it to run?
  • How safe is it?
  • Is there anything I should look out for?
  • Should I buy it?
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Last checked by Which?

December 2021

First reviewed by Which?

October 2019

Released

February 2016

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We have tested 761 new and used cars and found that there are 43 Don't Buys and 158 Best Buys.
Range of New and used car scores
  1. 4%
    Lowest score
  2. 64%
    Average score
  3. 85%
    Highest score
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