2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the arrival of the Toyota Prius in the US. Two decades later and Toyota has sold over 6 million Prius models worldwide. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the popular hybrid, Toyota has unveiled the 2021 Toyota Prius 2020 Edition.
The Prius 2020 Edition is based on the XLE front-wheel drive trim level and is available in a choice of Supersonic Red or the new Wind Chill Pearl. The 2020 Edition adds black inserts for the 17-inch alloy wheels, blacked out headlights, B-pillars and mirrors. The Prius 2020 Edition also gets a “2020” insignia key glove/fob and floor mats, a black shift knob and interior A-pillar trim and smoked HVAC vents.
Toyota only plans to build 2,020 units of the Prius 2020 Edition.
The entire 2021 Toyota Prius is also getting the Toyota Safety Sense 2.0 suite of driver assistance technologies, which includes a Pre-Collision System with Low-Light Pedestrian Detection, Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control, Bicyclist Detection, Lane Departure Alert, Automatic High Beams and Road Sign Assist. Lastly the 2021 Prius also gets Android Auto on all trim levels besides the Limited. Apple CarPlay was already added for the 2020 model year.
To accompany the announcement of the Prius 2020 Edition, Toyota has also announced that it will reveal two new hybrids on May 18. Stay tuned.