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2022 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid vs. 2022 Toyota Prius Review

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2022 Hyundai
Ioniq Hybrid

MSRP*: $23,600 to $31,600
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2022 Toyota
Prius

MSRP*: $25,075 to $33,370
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MPG - City 54 - 58 MPG 51 - 58 MPG
MPG - Hwy 57 - 60 MPG 47 - 53 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 139-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 121-hp, 1.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T Continuously Variable
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive
Horsepower 139 hp 121 hp
Exterior Length 176.0 in 180.0 in
Exterior Width 71.7 in 69.3 in
Leg Room Front 42.2 in
Rear 35.7 in
Front 42.3 in
Rear 33.4 in
Head Room Front 38.2 - 39.1 in
Rear 37.4 in
Front 39.4 in
Rear 37.4 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid than the Toyota Prius. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and the Toyota Prius in the front seats.

Convenience
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota Prius, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid or the Toyota Prius, it's going to cost you about the same.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is much wider than the Toyota Prius, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is slightly shorter than the Toyota Prius, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid has about the same turning radius as the Toyota Prius, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Prius.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Prius.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and the Toyota Prius.