Toyota Prius

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Compact, Hybrid


2012 Toyota Prius

Are you shopping for a compact vehicle and also hybrid fuel performance? It’s no surprise that the Toyota Prius, winning the Vincentric Best Value in America award for the 7th year.This frequent champion earned its victory based on the best fuel economy in its class, supported by low repair and operating costs. The runner-up the Honda Insight put up a good fight with a low total cost-of-ownership. 


Cost-of-Ownership Compared to Segment Averages

The Vincentric Best Value in America awards are based on the model level average of all trim levels within the model. Ownership costs for each trim level are measured at annual mileages of 10,000, 15,000, and 20,000.