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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota Prius
Four
MSRP
$29,685
Invoice
$27,634
Average Price Paid
$27,560
1,126 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford C-Max
SE Hybrid
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Four
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Toyota Prius
Four
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$31,182
14 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford C-Max
SE Hybrid
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$21,540
31 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Toyota Prius
Four
George Kennedy Preview:

Since its first generation in the late 1990s, the Toyota Prius has gone from a vehicular novelty to becoming ubiquitous on the open road. These hybrids have become an icon and the stan...

2018 Ford C-Max
SE Hybrid
Andrew Newton Preview:

The Ford C-Max first came out in the US market for 2014 as a domestic gas-electric hybrid option. This year therefore sees little in the way of change, other than two new paint colors....

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Toyota Prius
Four
writes:
Diff in trim from P3 to P4 primarily is the 11.6 inch screen in the P4, which is SO MUCH BETTER.
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Toyota Prius Three worse.
"Best car on the market... what other car out there gives you comfort, safety, the latest technology, and all the bells and whistles of any luxury car out there, WITH 65-75 AVE. MPG AND A FLAWLESS RELIABILITY RECORD?"
writes:
Diff in trim from P3 to P4 primarily is the 11.6 inch screen in the P4, which is SO MUCH BETTER.
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Toyota Prius Three worse.
"Best car on the market... what other car out there gives you comfort, safety, the latest technology, and all the bells and whistles of any luxury car out there, WITH 65-75 AVE. MPG AND A FLAWLESS RELIABILITY RECORD?"
2018 Ford C-Max
SE Hybrid
No User Reviews

Specs

2018 Toyota Prius
Four
2018 Ford C-Max
SE Hybrid
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
54 MPG
42 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
50 MPG
38 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 11.3 gal 13.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Hybrid
Hybrid
Power
--
188 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
13:1
12.3:1
Displacement
1,800 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.17 in x 3.48 in
3.45 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 2 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.3 in 43.1 in
Back Legroom 33.4 in 36.5 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 27.4 cu ft 24.5 cu ft
Maximum Payload 825 lbs --
Exterior
Length 178.7 in 173.6 in
Width 69.3 in 82.1 in
Height 58.1 in 63.9 in
Wheelbase 106.3 in 104.3 in

Available Options

2018 Toyota Prius
Four

Exterior Colors

  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blue Crush Metallic
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Hypersonic Red
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Sea Glass Pearl
  • Special Color

Option Packages

  • Appearance Package
  • Protection Package
  • Advanced Technology Package
  • Premium Convenience Package
  • Prius Four/Four Touring Safety Plus Package
  • Wheels: 15" 10-Spoke Alloy
2018 Ford C-Max
SE Hybrid

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Metallic
  • Hot Pepper Red Tinted Clearcoat
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Shadow Black
  • White Gold Metallic
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Panoramic Fixed-Glass Roof
  • Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System
  • Equipment Group 201A
  • Equipment Group 202A

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