Skip to main content

Toyota Auris Touring Sports is a handsome Prius V alternative [w/videos]

by Chris Paukert (RSS feed) on Mar 6th, 2013 at 6:30AM

The Toyota Prius V has a lot to recommend it, but adventurous and sporty styling is not in its repertoire. That's why this new Auris Touring Sports has our attention. Claimed to be the "first full hybrid estate car" in the compact class, this two-box Auris has genuine visual panache to go with its load-lugging capability and parsimonious fuel economy. In the metal, we think its v-shaped grille and headlamp treatment acquits itself better than it does on the new RAV4, a model that shares its new design language. Built by Toyota UK, the Auris Touring Sports hybrid is powered by a... Read More

Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle