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Toyota Prius V

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Toyota Prius V Review: i-Tech
  • Australia's most efficient people-mover; standard safety, technology features; practical, comfortable interior; cheap servicing
  • Dated cabin look and feel; no rear vents; jittery urban ride; dull steering

OUR RATING
7 / 10

Price $46,490 ANCAP Rating N/A

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Toyota Prius V Review: i-Tech

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