As the successor of one of the most popular hybrid models in the world, 2020 Toyota Yaris Hybrid comes as almost unchanged from the last models. There are a few details that support the upgrading of the model, but Yaris has still not changed its main and well-known design of the small car that is greatly used in city crowd. However, in past few years, more and more new drivers are looking for a combination of the good handling and driving and fuel economy. New Yaris could fulfill both needs.
- The model has improved the hybrid engine.
- The price of the car is surely among the lowest.
- There is a small cabin inside.
- The design is poor and simple.
Design of 2020 Toyota Yaris Hybrid actually has not been changed for a long time, but we cannot say that it is boring or old-fashioned model. It is obvious that the manufacturer has enlarged the front end, making the grille wider and larger, with wide air intake on the bottom. The rear end is short and not much curved. On that way, Yaris is a simpler and shorter version of Toyota Corolla Hatchback.
2020 Toyota Yaris Hybrid has a unique and well-designed cabin, wrapped in quality materials and with modern colors and details. However, there are no many things in term of technology. There is an expected multi-media system and an improved infotainment system, along with the average safety system, but the dashboard is designed poorly and contains only important commands and buttons. The cabin is small for taller passengers but practical enough for two passengers and the driver.
The most appealing in 2020 Toyota Yaris Hybrid and surely one of the reasons why this car has always been popular is a hybrid engine. It is always slightly improved than on the last version, so this time it comes even more economical. The hybrid engine is actually a combination of 1.5-liter four-cylinder petrol unit. In combination with the electric motor produces 106 horsepower of strength and 103 pound-feet of torque. The manufacturer matched it with five-speed automatic transmission. According to official information, its fuel economy is around 30 mpg, which is low for Toyota models. Let us say that Toyota Prius, even larger, has better fuel economy.
2020 Toyota Yaris Hybrid Release Date and Price
2020 Toyota Yaris Hybrid is surely one of the greatest models in the class, and one of the cheapest. With the price of only $18,000 for the base model, it is surely on the top of the list for your next shopping. However, keep in mind that the model has three trims – L as a base model, XL as a sporty version and the highest trim XLE, which is the most expensive – $24,000.