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Japan's Best-Seller Hybrid: Toyota Prius c Tour

The best-selling hybrid car in Japan is the Toyota Aqua, or the Prius c as we know it here, and there are many reasons for why people like it so much as we will see bellow.
Toyota Prius c 1 photo
First of all, it’s the most efficient hybrid vehicle on the market as it’s 1.5-liter gasoline-electric system has been recently improved managing to return an average fuel economy of 87 mpg (2.7 l/100 km or 37 km/l).

Next comes the fact that it looks pretty cool for a compact hybrid. Unlike the squinting-robot-faced Honda Fit Hybrid, the Prius c looks more stylish and friendly, having tear-drop shaped headlamps, a large trapezoidal grille and nice-flowing lines on its side.

Then comes the interior, which has everything you need for your daily urban rumbling - decent-sized touchscreen infotainment system with multiple connectivity, 3D navigation with optional SUNA traffic avoidance technology, reverse camera, steering mounted Touch Tracer controls, 3.5-inch color multi-information display, push start button, premium materials and more.



 

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