6 Reasons to Love the 2014 Toyota Prius v

2014 Toyota Prius vToyota calls the Prius v, “Space Savvy. Family Friendly”; Kelley Blue Book rated it as one of the 10 Best Family Cars of 2013; Edmunds.com shows an overall consumer rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. All in all, people have a lot to say about the Toyota Prius v.

For the 2014 model year, the Toyota Prius v is bringing us even more to love. Still as spacious and efficient as ever, check out our top 6 reasons to love the 2014 Toyota Prius v:

1. The Efficiency

You really can’t argue with a fuel economy rating of 44 mpg city, 40 mpg highway, and 42 mpg combined*. And did you know that the 2014 Prius v has the highest combined fuel efficiency of any SUV or wagon? Well it does. This is due to Toyota’s tried and true Hybrid Synergy Drive system, which has flawlessly delivered efficiency and reliability for the past 13 years.

2014 Prius v Hatch2. The Space

The Toyota Prius v’s claim to fame is that it offers the efficiency of the original Prius, but with more cargo and passenger space. This continues to be the case for the 2014 Prius v, which offers 34.3 cubic feet of cargo space, a rear hatch-style trunk door, flexible seating and cargo configurations, and tons of storage compartments to store nearly anything and everything.

3. The Safety

The 2014 Toyota Prius v comes with standard safety features like seven airbags, including a driver’s knee airbag, enhanced vehicle stability control, brake assist, and traction control. But it also comes with some other cool, high-tech features, like Whiplash-Injury-Lessening seats and Safety Connect with 24/4 emergency assistance, stolen vehicle locator, and collision notification.

4. The Technology

When we say that you will be totally connected in the 2014 Prius v, we mean seriously connected. From display audio with iPod and USB connectivity to Bluetooth to the Entune App Suite, you will have all of your favorite music, phone contacts, and websites within reach. And with advanced voice recognition, you don’t even have to take your eyes off the road to do it.

2014 Prius v Interior5. The Interior

As you enter the interior of the 2014 Prius v, the quality of the materials and finishes is palpable: The SofTex® seats are both cozy and stylish; the silver accents present a modern and refined look; and the hints of blue found on the push-button start and shift knob reinforce the Hybrid Synergy Drive and overall efficiency of the Prius v. An interior like this makes every trip in the new Prius v a special occasion.

6. The Add-Ons

The 2014 Prius v is pretty awesome as is but there are plenty of options that can be added to make it even better. Options like a panoramic moonroof with power-sliding sunshades, Premium HDD Navigation, Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Pre-Collision System, and Advanced Parking Guide will make your 2014 Prius v fully loaded and rearing to go.

The 2014 Toyota Prius v has already hit the lot at Dick Dyer Toyota. Stop by our showroom to test drive the Prius v or view our full inventory online!


*2014 Prius v preliminary 44 city/ 40 highway/ 42 combined mpg estimates determined by Toyota.

Toyota Hybrids at Dick Dyer Toyota

Have gas prices got you wishing you rode a bicycle to work? Well consider that driving a car doesn’t have to equate to filling a gas tank every single week.

In comes the hybrid. Toyota is proud to offer many hybrid vehicles, five of which can be purchased at Dick Dyer Toyota.

Firstly is the Toyota Prius, arguably the most popular and efficient hybrid out there. This beauty gets an astonishing 51 mpg city / 48 mpg highway.

2012 Toyota Prius v

2012 Toyota Prius v

For those who like the look and feel of the Prius but would like more space, there is the Toyota Prius v. This model is a wagon version of the original Prius and features more interior space, versatile options for carrying cargo, and a larger trunk. Fuel economy is estimated at 44 mpg city / 40 mpg highway.

Toyota knows that bigger isn’t always better, however. That’s why they offer the all-new Prius c, which is meant for city driving. This model is smaller, lighter, and gets better city fuel economy at 53 mpg city.

The ever popular Toyota Camry and Highlander also come in hybrid variants. The Camry Hybrid achieves 40 mpg city / 38 mpg highway while the Highlander Hybrid boasts 28 mpg city and highway.

Why punish yourself at the pump? Get a Hybrid from Dick Dyer Toyota and start saving today!