Toyota executives confirmed over the weekend that the Prius C was slowly getting closer to the dodo bird.
Toyota's Prius C has never been able to outperform its big brother in terms of sales, butwith a smaller body, easier to park, a more normal appearance and a more modest price. In the future, buyers will have the opportunity to buy the or the , or go with something like the , which is not exactly an apple apples option.
The 2019 Prius C is an effective little beast that offers drivers 48 miles a gallon in the city, 43 on the highway and a respectable total of 46 mpg. Yet hot presseseasily, although it is bigger and heavier than the Prius C.
"The Prius C has done its job well and you probably will not see the Prius C on the road," said Ed Laukes, vice president of the Toyota Marketing Group, in a statement to Roadshow.
The Prius C arrived on the market for the 2012 model year and received only relatively minor refreshes throughout its lifespan, with the most significant changes coming to the next year. model year 2017 when she arrivedas a standard.