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Toyota Prius vs. Toyota Prius c Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Toyota Prius vs. Toyota Prius c Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $24,110

Toyota Prius c Three   
Difference: $4,860

Lowest Total Invoice: $22,472

Toyota Prius c Three   
Difference: $4,503

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Model Year2017201720172017
ModelPriusPriusPrius cPrius c
TrimThreeFourThreeFour
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $26,735 $29,135 $22,375 $24,965
Base Invoice $24,888 $27,122 $20,830 $23,239
Advanced Technology Package 1,350 1,350    
Sunroof     850  
Advanced Technology Package 1,202 1,202    
Sunroof     757  
Options (change) 1,350 1,350 850 0
Options (change) 1,202 1,202 757 0
Destination 885 885 885 885
Total Price $28,970 $31,370 $24,110 $25,850
Total Invoice $26,975 $29,209 $22,472 $24,124

The configured Toyota Prius 4dr Hatch has a 95-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a CVT transmission.

The configured Toyota Prius c 4dr Hatch has a 73-horsepower 1.5L I4 Hybrid engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a CVT transmission.

Even when the Toyota Prius and Toyota Prius c are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Toyota Prius Three trim is $26,735. The features would cost an additional $1,350. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $28,970.

The base sticker price of the Toyota Prius Four trim is $29,135. The features would cost an additional $1,350. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $31,370.

The base sticker price of the Toyota Prius c Three trim is $22,375. The features would cost an additional $850. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $24,110.

The base sticker price of the Toyota Prius c Four trim is $24,965. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $25,850.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Toyota Prius trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Toyota Prius c trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the Toyota Prius c Three appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Toyota Prius 4dr Hatch has a 95-horsepower 1.8L I4 Hybrid engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a CVT transmission.

The configured Toyota Prius c 4dr Hatch has a 73-horsepower 1.5L I4 Hybrid engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a CVT transmission.

Even when the Toyota Prius and Toyota Prius c are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Toyota Prius Three trim is $24,888. The features would cost an additional $1,202. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $26,975.

The invoice of the Toyota Prius Four trim is $27,122. The features would cost an additional $1,202. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $29,209.

The invoice of the Toyota Prius c Three trim is $20,830. The features would cost an additional $757. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $22,472.

The invoice of the Toyota Prius c Four trim is $23,239. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $885, the total price of this trim is $24,124.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Toyota Prius trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Toyota Prius c trims is 2. Based on this adjustment, the Toyota Prius c Three appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Toyota Prius vs. Toyota Prius c

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Toyota Prius c Three
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,855
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $2,636
Model Year2017201720172017
ModelPriusPriusPrius cPrius c
TrimThreeFourThreeFour
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine95hp I4 H95hp I4 H73hp I4 H73hp I4 H
TransmissionCVTCVTCVTCVT
DrivetrainFWDFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)54/50 MPG54/50 MPG48/43 MPG48/43 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 6?, 6?, 6?, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)195/65-15195/65-15175/65-15175/65-15
Total Price$28,970$31,370$24,110$25,850
Adjustments for Features-2,005-3,1550-550
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$26,965$28,215$24,110$25,300
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,250$0$1,190
Total Invoice$26,975$29,209$22,472$24,124
Adjustments for Features-1,867-2,9380-513
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$25,108$26,271$22,472$23,611
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,163$0$1,139

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Features Comparison: Toyota Prius vs. Toyota Prius c

Model Year2017201720172017
ModelPriusPriusPrius cPrius c
TrimThreeFourThreeFour
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
CVT$1000$1000$1000$1000
FWD$0$0$0$0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000$1000  
Cruise control  $250$250
Universal garage door opener $100  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
4-wheel disc brakes$150$150  
Automatic braking, low-speed$200$200  
Blind spot warning system $200  
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based$200$200  
Pedestrian detection$50$50  
Rear cross-traffic detection $100  
Rearview camera$200$200 $200
Seat cushion airbag, driver  $75$75
Temporary spare tire$150 $150$150
Cargo Management 
Console with shifter  $150$150
Console without shifter$150$150  
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25  
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Rain-sensing wipers $175  
Variable intermittent wipers$75 $75$75
Wireless charging station$75$75  
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0  
Rear spoiler  $200$200
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming rearview mirror $150  
Automatic headlights$125$125  
Fog lights   $125
Head-up display (HUD)$350$350  
Heated mirrors$25$25 $25
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50$50  
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50$50  
Visor mirror, driver  $10$10
Visor mirror, passenger  $10$10
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50$50  
Heated front seats $200 $200
Manual height adjuster, driver seat$50 $50$50
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat $100  
Power height adjuster, driver seat $100  
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100  
Power recliner, driver seat $100  
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100  
Synthetic leather seating surfaces $0 $0
Total Value of Features$3,975$5,125$1,970$2,520
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,005$3,155$0$550
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,867-2,9380-513

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Specifications Comparison: Toyota Prius vs. Toyota Prius c

Model Year20172017
ModelPriusPrius c
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase106.3 in100.4 in
Length178.7 in157.3 in
Width69.3 in66.7 in
Height58.1 in56.9 in
Curb Weight3,075 lb.2,500 lb.
Fuel Capacity11.3 gal.9.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.4 in38.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.0 in52.3 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.4 in51.0 in
Row 1 Legroom43.2 in41.7 in
Row 2 Headroom37.4 in37.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.0 in51.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room51.9 in50.8 in
Row 2 Legroom33.4 in35.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
24.6 ft317.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
62.7 ft30.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Toyota Prius Three

Advanced Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Total Requested90072%
Total Not Requested35028%

Option Package Details
Toyota Prius Four

Advanced Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Head-up display (HUD)350No
Total Requested90072%
Total Not Requested35028%

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