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Toyota Prius MPG

 

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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2016 2016 4dr Hatch 95-hp 1.8L I4 Hybrid CVT FWD 55.3
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With the 95-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid engine, CVT transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2016 Toyota Prius has been averaging 55.3 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2016 Toyota Prii in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 40 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 58 miles per hour (15 percent), in heavy traffic (12.5 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2016 Toyota Prius in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a light foot and the AC on most or all of the time.

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TrueDelta Reviews the Real Gas Mileage of the 2016 Toyota Prius

2016 Toyota Prius Real Gas Mileage: Pros
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2016 The new Toyota Prius's EPA ratings are the best of any car without a plug: 54 mpg city, 50 mpg highway. Well, almost. That honor specifically goes to the Prius Two Eco, the variant I tested. With more battery-powered range, some aerodynamic enhancements, and a slightly lower curb weight, the Prius Two Eco scores 58/53. The Ford C-MAX's EPA ratings aren't in the same league: 42/37. When running on gasoline, the Chevrolet Volt doesn't test as well as the Prius: 42/43. But you can plug in the Volt for about 50 miles of electric-only range. The new Honda Civic, among the most fuel-efficient non-hybrid compacts, manages 31/41. In my real-world driving the Prius Two Eco easily beat its EPA ratings, at least in temperate weather. Driven with a very light foot on my standard suburban route, it twice averaged 93 mpg, easily the best in my testing of any car without a plug. When the air temperature dropped into the 40s, though, I couldn't quite manage 60 mpg. On a 70-mph highway in mild weather the Prius averaged just over 60 mpg. Overall for the week it averaged 65 mpg, nearly double the C-MAX and more than double the Civic. My efforts were aided by some of the most thorough driving style feedback you'll find in a car. The Prius scores how you acclerate, cruise, and brake, and provides tips for improvement. It also stores your average mpg daily for a month, then monthly over a long time period. see full Toyota Prius review
 

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2016 Toyota Prius Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Toyota Prius's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.