2011 Toyota Prius Plus Performance Package review and pictures

Posted on Thursday, 30 June 2011 , 20:06:02 byAngela

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Toyota Prius Plus Performance Package

The 2011 Toyota Prius Plus Performance Package boasts components of the new PLUS hybrid performance line from Toyota Racing Development, meant to evolve demands of the growing hybrid segment.
PLUS represents an evolution of a great hybrid design in which aggressive styling coexists with fuel-efficiency. Toyota hybrid enthusiasts receive driving experience from the cool and fun accessories that essentially contribute to the sporty looks with excellent performance handling. The new Prius PLUS Performance Package will be available only in limited units, giving the customers the possibility of choosing from four popular Prius colors: Blizzard Pearl, Classic Silver Metallic, Black and Winter Gray Metallic. A seven-piece aerodynamic ground efects kit provides a lower-profile stance and it incorporates front and rear bumper spoilers, sleek side skirts and a uniquely styled rear diffuser. The race-inspired 17-inch forged alloy wheels complement the body kit, while the unsprung weight is reduced by the higher strength-to-weight ratio. Any automotive enthusiast will be surprised by the performance side of the PLUS package which delivers excellent handling and traction. This enhances the vehicle's on-road performance through quicker turn-in, enhanced steering response and improved cornering ability.
Custom badging for an exclusive look combined with limited-edition PLUS logo carpet floor mats for that extra custom touch finish off this exciting package.
The accessories of the new Prius PLUS Performance Package are in a unique combination at a special value price of $3,699 for Prius Two, Three, and Four models and $2,999 for the Prius Five.