2019 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid vs 2019 Toyota Prius Prime

This day in age, more people are looking for ways to help stop pollution and save the environment. One of the things that we use every day that causes more harmful emissions than any other object that we own is our vehicles. Because of the harmful pollution that many cars produce, a lot of people are now choosing to take public transportation or just simply walk to work every day. Both of those options are good, however, they are unfortunately not realistic for many people.

That is why hybrid vehicles have been steadily increasing in popularity. They give off low emissions and they are not only better for the environment, but their impressive fuel efficiency features also make them better for your wallet as well.

Because it is better for the environment, many car manufacturers are now producing state-of-the-art hybrid cars. With so many options to choose from, it can be hard to decide which hybrid vehicle would be right for you. In order to help you better understand what these new hybrid models have to offer, we have reviewed the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid and compared to to the new Toyota Prius Prime so that you can see for yourself which vehicles stack up against the competition.

Using Advanced Technology to Create Advanced Comfort

With the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq, comfort comes standard. The spacious interior feature a 7-inch colour touchscreen display that comes standard. If you want your infotainment screen a little bigger, there is an available 8-inch touchscreen option as well. 

Front seat passengers never have to worry about the cold Canadian winters thanks to the heated front seats that come standard. And to ensure that all passengers are comfortable during every season of the year, the car also comes with an automatic dual-zone temperature control system.

Advanced Safety

The heat of the Ioniq's safety features is the ultra-durable Superstructure that is made of high-strength steel that helps to better absorb an impact in case of a collision. 

Other safety features that are available on the new Ioniq include:

  • Rear Cross-Traffic Warning
  • Blind-Spot Collision Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Forward-Collision Avoidance Assistance

Because the new Ioniq comes with so many advanced safety features, it was awarded the 2019 Top Safety Pick by IIHS.

Powerful and Efficient

The Ioniq hybrid comes with a 1.6-litre Atkinson Cycle DOHC 16-valve !-4 engine that is mated to a 6-speed dual clutch transmission,.which works in combib=nation with a 32kW electric motor. The two motors produce a combined horsepower of 139 and an offer 195lb-ft of torque. 






2019 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid



Toyota Prius Prime








1.6-litre I-4 with a 32kW electric motor



1.8-litre DOHC 4-cylinder






6-Speed EcoShift Dual-clutch



ECVT Automatic



Torque (combined)



195 lb-ft






Horsepower (combined)











Heated Front Seats









Dual Climate Control


















Push Start Ignition







Come See the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-In Hybrid

If you are looking for a great fuel-efficient ride in Toronto, then come check out the new 2019 Hyundai Ioniq at. We have plenty of new and pre-owned car to choose from. Our friendly staff will be more than happy to show you everything that Hyundai has to offer.


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