2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2020 Toyota Prius Prime | NewCars.com

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2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs. 2020 Toyota Prius Prime Review

New 2020 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

2020 Hyundai
Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

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New 2020 Toyota Prius Prime

2020 Toyota
Prius Prime

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MSRP*
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$26,500 to $32,950
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$27,900 to $33,800
Invoice* $25,589 to $31,387 $26,785 to $32,447
MPG - City N/A N/A
MPG - Hwy N/A N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*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 Plug-In Hybrid than the Toyota Prius Prime. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid, drivers may find the Toyota Prius Prime a little roomier and somewhat more comfortable.

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 Plug-In Hybrid or the Toyota Prius Prime, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid and the Toyota Prius Prime have similar Destination Charges.

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

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Prius Prime.

Handling
The Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid has a larger turning radius than the Toyota Prius Prime, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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

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

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid than that of the Toyota Prius Prime.