Toyota Prius AWD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Toyota Prius AWD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Toyota PRIUS 5 HB AWD 5 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2020 2020 Toyota PRIUS 5 HB FWD 5 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Toyota Prius 5 HB AWD 5 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Toyota Prius 5 HB FWD 5 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4

Fuel Efficiency

Toyota has manufactured models of Prius AWD for 2 years. They average 50.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Prius AWD above average at 50 combined MPG.

The 2020 Prius AWD is electric and has a 202V Ni-MH motor charged via . All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent," a conversion of electric energy consumption to gasoline equivalent.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Prius AWD to be $750 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $3,500 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Prius AWD consumes about 7 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Prius AWD emits 176 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 2,640,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 126 trees would offset these emissions. The Prius AWD has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Toyota Prius AWD 50 48 52
2019 Toyota Prius AWD 50 48 52

MPG breakdown by model options

The Toyota Prius AWD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2019. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 1.8 L 50 48 52
2019 Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 1.8 L 50 48 52