The 2021 Honda Clarity has a lot to appreciate. Aside from its easy plug-in hybrid efficiency and adaptability, it also has an unrivaled electric driving range, a sharp aerodynamic design, quality eco-conscious interior materials, and plenty of space for passengers to enjoy the journey. While the newest Clarity has undeniable appeal, it is not alone in its class. The 2021 Toyota Prius Prime is a prominent market competitor. Today we will compare the 2021 Honda Clarity vs. the 2021 Toyota Prius Prime here at Honda Santa Maria in Santa Maria, CA!
2021 Honda Clarity
2021 Toyota Prius Prime
|EPA range rating (electric/combined)||25/133|
|212 HP||Horsepower||121 HP|
|105.5 cu.-ft.||Passenger Volume||91.5 cu.-ft.|
It is evident from the tabular comparison above that the 2021 Honda Clarity has a higher EPA range rating and horsepower rating, and more passenger volume. Although there is a difference between the price of the two models, the Clarity certainly provides value for money. The 2021 Honda Clarity comes standard with dual-zone automated temperature control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and Smart Entry with Walk Away Auto Lock. The entry-level Prius Prime goes without an auto-dimming rearview mirror and has just a single zone for its automatic climate control; while it does include fob-less entry, there's no walk-away auto-lock. The 2021 Clarity has an automated parking brake, while the Prius Prime does not. Position memory for the driver's seat is available at the top of the Clarity trim range, although it is not available in the 2021 Prius Prime.
The Clarity also makes it simpler to remain connected and entertained, thanks to standard Android Auto and Apple CarPlay — while the Prius Prime does not have Android Auto. Music fans will also like Clarity's additional pair of speakers: it has eight, while the Prius Prime competitor has only six.
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* MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,015 destination charge, and accessories. Dealer prices may vary. MSRP does not include a $395 charge for premium colors.
** 110 combined miles per gallon of gasoline-equivalent (MPGe) electric rating; 44 city/40 highway/42 combined MPG gasoline-only rating. 47-mile maximum EV mode driving range rating. 340-mile combined gas-electric driving range rating. Based on 2021 EPA ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your MPGe/MPG and driving range will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-pack age/condition, and other factors.