Toyota Prius C

How Japan's Earthquakes Could Disrupt U.S. New-Car Availability

By Kelsey Mays on April 18, 2016


CARS.COM — Recent earthquakes in southern Japan have killed dozens and left more than 1,000 injured; they've also hampered automotive production in the country. Toyota says it will conduct "at least a partial suspension" of operations at a number of… Read More

How Japan's Earthquakes Could Disrupt U.S. New-Car Availability

By Kelsey Mays on April 18, 2016

CARS.COM — Recent earthquakes in southern Japan have killed dozens and left more than 1,000 injured; they've also hampered automotive production in the country. Toyota says it will conduct "at least a partial suspension" of operations at a number of… Read More

2016 Eco-Friendly Car of the Year: Toyota Prius c

By Joe Wiesenfelder on January 12, 2016

When gas prices are low, the higher cost of higher mileage becomes harder for shoppers to justify, and squeezing every last mile per gallon out of every vehicle type becomes a lower priority. But there's still a core buyer who… Read More

2012-13 Toyota Vehicles Seat Sensor Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on November 25, 2015

Vehicles affected by limited service campaign: 2013 Toyota Avalon 2013 Toyota Avalon Hybrid 2012 Toyota Camry 2013 Toyota Camry 2012 Toyota Camry Hybrid 2013 Toyota Camry Hybrid 2012 Toyota Prius c 2013 Toyota Prius c 2012 Toyota Yaris 2013 Toyota… Read More

IIHS Names 2015 Toyota Prius c Top Safety Pick

By Matt Schmitz on August 6, 2015

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced a big comeback for Toyota's littlest hybrid, the revised-for-2015 Prius c. It had languished in recent years with a poor rating in the small front overlap test, but for 2015 earned an acceptable… Read More

2015 Toyota Prius v Video

By Bill Jackson on July 17, 2015

Among Toyota's hybrid progeny, including the Prius c small hatchback and the well-known Prius, the Prius v tops the range in size. But it also has other features that distinguish it from its fuel-sipping siblings. Watch the video for more.… Read More

2015 Toyota Prius c Review

By Jennifer Geiger on July 15, 2015

If affordability and high mileage trump everything else on your car priority list, look no further than the 2015 Toyota Prius c, though you'll have to put up with some unpleasant highway manners. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

2015 Toyota Prius c Video

By Jennifer Geiger on July 2, 2015

For 2015, the Prius c — Toyota's angriest-looking hybrid — got a number of updates to its front end, like a larger grille and new headlights. Unfortunately, the inside didn't really change, and it could use some updating. But the… Read More

2015 Toyota Prius c: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on June 23, 2015

Toyota's tiny hybrid has a lot of strengths – like excellent fuel economy and an affordable price – but roominess is not one of them. The 2015 Toyota Prius c should not be on families' new-car shopping list if it… Read More

2015 Toyota Prius v: Real-World Mileage

By Jennifer Geiger on June 4, 2015

Toyota offers a Goldilocks approach to its Prius lineup; the tiny Prius c subcompact and larger Prius v wagon bookend the midsize Prius and plug-in Prius hatchback. For 2015, the Prius v got a lightly updated face with available LED… Read More

Video: It's Time to Buy a Fuel-Efficient Car

By Jennifer Geiger on March 10, 2015

Gas prices may still be relatively low, but the days of super-cheap gas are likely over this year. Now could be the best time to buy a fuel-efficient car. Cars.com reviewer Joe Wiesenfelder has a few good options for shoppers;… Read More