2011 Toyota Prius Customer Reviews

Overall Rating

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52 Customer Reviews
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What customers liked
Fuel Economy, Value, Braking
What they didn't
Cabin Noise, Visibility, Seat Comfort

Great CAr

I purchased my 2011 Prius a couple of months ago. To say I've been pleased is an understatement. The fuel economy has exceeded the sticker on a regular basis. The car just feels solid. I've driven a little over 2000 miles and have only been to the gas station FOUR times. REALLY, just four times. The seats are supportive and comfortable. The car handles well. I quickly adjusted to the hybrid drive system. Keyless entry and start are great features, when you have your hands full. The cabin is roomy, front and rear. Two year or 25000 mile maintenance on Toyota is really a nice bonus. If you're looking for a rocket, this is'nt it. However, if you want a capable, attractive and extremely fuel efficient car, this is it. That's my two cents. Drive one and you'll be hooked.

Would recommend to a friend

Love it! Love it! Love it!

Really enjoying this car, not to mention getting 51 MPG! The sound system is fantastic, seats comfortable, and it handles nicely. The 60-40 split rear seat with fold down head rests is convenient. The one design flaw is that the sun visor does not extend past the driver's eye when rotated to the side window. Had to purchase an extension to solve that problem. Lights are auto off, but not auto on. I would also put the control for the heated seats up on the top console to make it easier to see/use. But I love the auto-dim rear view mirror, keyless entry, solar powered interior fan that automatically cools the parked car interior, the reverse back-up camera, and satellite radio 3 month free trial (which convinced me to subscribe). Also a plus, the oil only needs changing every 10,000 miles. With gas prices climbing up towards $4 a gallon, I expect $1,000 in fuel savings this year. All in all I love this car and would purchase it again.

Would recommend to a friend

Love The Prius

The Toyota Prius is a great car that lives up to the hype. The car has good performance when needed (rarely). When driving in ECO mode it gets incredible gas mileage. Currently getting 55+ MPG under normal driving conditions. As a result I can travel over 660 miles on a tank of gas. My only complaint so far is the 'Miles Until Empty' feature which is incredibly inaccurate. The low gas indicator annoyingly flashes and makes noises when I still have enough gas for 120-150 miles. The handling is decent, but not spectacular. The turn radius is a bit larger than expected and getting into tight parking spaces can be a challenge. It is family friendly with a very roomy interior and it's easy to get in car seats and boosters. The hatchback has plenty of room for cargo unlike some other hybrids which lose trunk space to the battery, etc. The current design is much more aesthetically pleasing than previous models. Vision through the back windshield is partially obscured. Climate control system works very well and the A/C has little effect on the car's efficiency. The upgraded stereo package is worth every penny. Strongly recommend this car!

Would recommend to a friend

Nice little car

I've either owned a station wagon or a small SUV, so the Prius was a step backward in size. But the gas mileage is superb and the smoothness of the ride and the solidness of the car makes the car quite a nice surprise. While the money is really going to the technology under the hood, the Prius feels solid on the road and has good pickup and go as well as the ability to travel without gas in the tank. It also turns off the lights when the engine is off which I truly appreciate. Overall, it's a good car with a lot of surprising features.

Would recommend to a friend

Zero Buyers Remorse

I Purchased the Prius II, with fairly standard features. I love this car. It has ample leg room in front and back. The hatch compartment is very roomy for cargo, and the back seats fold down for even more cargo room. Within a week of buying it, we took nearly a 2000 mile trip. The ride was very comfortable and we averaged over 50 mpg. The Prius accelerates nicely and handles well too. It takes a bit to get used to the start-up of the Prius. You push the start button, and there is no sound. The combustion engine only engages when it is needed; so, when you first start the vehicle or when you stop at a traffic light, it sounds as if the car is off. Now, every time my car goes silent, I congratulate myself on the gas I'm not burning and the money I'm saving.

Would recommend to a friend

mr

great car, great gas milage, satelite radio, bluetooth phone, good room for hauloing with back seats down, good rear passenger room.

Would recommend to a friend

2011 Toyota Prius

The 2011 Prius I purchased has performed beyond my expectations. The fuel efficiency is incredible- I can drive 2 1/2 times as far on the same amount of gas as I used to in my old car (a 2000 Camry). The car is super comfortable, very stylish, and quiet. It has a great stereo system and I love the effect of the solar roof in keeping my car cooler when left in the sun. I would buy this car again without hesitation!!!

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Prius Rocks!

We live near Atlanta and my husband uses the car for traveling to and from work every day. On each tank he gets about 450 miles and an average of 48 miles per gallon. Be warned that even though the Prius SAYS it is an 11 gallon gas tank, it really only holds 10 gallons so be sure to do any mileage estimates based on that. The car has been great so far and I hope for it to be great for years and years to come!

Would recommend to a friend

Great Buy

I love the Prius! Was a little skeptical about the design of the car but it has plenty of room and and is actually quite stylish!

Would recommend to a friend

2011 Prius

I own 2 since last December 2011 - after 11 months these cars still exceed our expectations. Comfort, gas milage, dependability and the feel that these cars will last a long long time makes this a really great purchase for my wife and I. 1/3 the cost of owning our previous cars -

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