“Greenest Car of the Year” by ACEEE Awarded to Toyota Prius C

The new Toyota Prius C, available at local Lake Park dealership, has recently been named the “Greenest Car of the Year” by ACEEE

Online PR News – 11-February-2013 – Lake Park, FL – Toyota Motor Company has announced that the best-selling Prius C has been awarded with ACEEE’s “Greenest Car of the Year” award. The stylish hybrid took the top spot this year with a Green Score of 58. Earl Stewart Toyota has made the popular Prius C available for test drives at their Lake Park Toyota dealership.

“The vehicles at the top of this year’s rankings are proof that automakers are really ramping up their offerings,” explained ACEEE lead vehicle analyst, Shruti Vaidyanathan. “There are more hybrid and electric options on the market this year than ever before and the race for a spot on the greenest list is increasingly competitive. Automakers have revamped their offerings to meet the growing demand for efficient vehicles and new fuel economy standards.”

The Prius C has set a new standard for fuel-efficient vehicles since its debut in 2012. Several features make the Prius C stand out among hybrids in its class. The Prius C boasts an EPA-estimated 53 city/ 46 highway mpg fuel economy rating for starters, saving drivers time and money at the pump.. The Prius C is also rated as a Super Ultra Low Emission Vehicle, meaning it produces fewer smog-forming emissions than the average gasoline-powered car.

This award-winning hybrid is extremely popular amongst families who are looking for a spacious, safe, fuel-efficient ride. To keep passengers entertained, Toyota Entune provides access to several popular apps such as MovieTickets.com, OpenTable, Pandora, and Bing on the vehicle’s multimedia display. The USB and auxiliary ports connect passengers’ iPods or MP3 players to the system so they can rock out to their favorite artists and playlists.

Toyota did not compromise safety when developing the all-new Prius C. It comes equipped with Toyota’s Star Safety System, which includes Enhanced Vehicle Stability Control, Traction control, Electronic Brake-force Distribution and Smart Stop Technology. Nine airbags come standard in the hybrid, including an Advanced Airbag System for the driver and passenger.

Toyota was pleased to accept the ACEEE award this year, and will continue to develop the best, most fuel-efficient vehicles in years to come. Earl Stewart Toyota proudly offers customers of the Lake Park, FL area the Prius C. Customers looking to test drive the award-winning hybrid, or have any questions about it, are welcome to stop by Earl Stewart Toyota today. More information on the Prius C and Earl Stewart Toyota can be found online at www.EarlStewartToyota.com/.

About Early Stewart Toyota: Earl Stewart Toyota is a local Toyota dealership of the Lake Park, FL area. Proud 8-time recipient of the Toyota President’s Award, Earl Stewart Toyota takes pride in offering customers the greatest selection of new and pre-owned Toyota vehicles in the Lake Park area, including the fuel-efficient Prius C. Follow Earl Stewart Toyota on Facebook and Twitter to stay up-to-date with the latest news, specials and new inventory. https://twitter.com/ EarlSToyota, http://www.facebook.com/EarlStewartToyota