Toyota Prius 2020 Edition Commemorates 20th Anniversary – Elmhurst Toyota Dealer

May 15th, 2020 by

When the 2001 Toyota Prius arrived on the scene in 2000, it changed the face of the automotive industry. During the next 20 years, the world’s first production hybrid car would sell over 6 million units worldwide, with 1.9 million Prius models sold in the United States. It goes without saying that the Prius is a popular model here at Elmhurst Toyota.

2021 Prius 2020 EditionTo mark the occasion of this special anniversary, Toyota introduces the Prius 2020 Edition for model year 2021. The automaker will produce 2,020 of these special models, based on the XLE FWD trim level. The Toyota Prius 2020 Edition gets bold black exterior trim, and exclusive features such as a color-keyed rear spoiler. This special edition model is offered in Wind Chill Pearl and Supersonic Red exterior paint colors.

Standard features for the Prius 2020 Edition include 17-inch alloy wheels with black inserts, blackout headlight elements and trim, mirror housings and B-pillars. Other exclusive features include a black shift knob, smoked HVAC vents, a “2020” insignia key glove/fob and floor mats, and interior A-pillar trim.

The sporty, elegant Prius 2020 Edition provides the right blend of athleticism and elegance. According to Toyota, the 2020 Edition returns 54 mpg city/50 mpg highway.

Safety is an important consideration when buying any new vehicle. Buyers will be happy to learn the Prius 2020 Edition comes with the Toyota Safety System 2.0 safety system, which includes a pre-collision system with pedestrian detection, a blind spot monitor with rear cross traffic alert, road sign assist, intelligent clearance sonar with intelligent parking assist, a pre-collision system with low-light pedestrian detection, automatic high beams, full-speed range dynamic radar cruise control, bicyclist detection and lane departure alert.

Also for 2021, all Prius models except the Limited get Android Auto compatibility. Apple CarPlay was already standard on all 2020 Prius models.

Toyota is set to announce two all-new hybrid models during the Toyota 2020 New Product Showcase on Monday, May 18, at 11 a.m. EDT. Watch the live stream at

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