What are the best tires for a Toyota Prius C?

I’m looking to replace the tires on my car. The last time I took it for a tune-up, my mechanic said they were due for a change. What are the best tires for a Toyota Prius C?

Lindsey Hoover · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Staying on top of your tires is important! The best tires for a
Toyota Prius C
are the Michelin Energy Saver A/S, Continental PureContact LS, and the Yokohama AVID-TOURING S.
When on the hunt for a set of tires for you Toyota Prius C, you should focus on ones that have a low rolling resistance and are easy on the electric motor of your vehicle. That’s because a low rolling resistance tire will get you the most mileage from a tank of gas, while tires easy on your electric motor will extend the life of your vehicle.
If you liked the ride your previous tires gave you, Toyota Prius models usually come equipped with Bridgestone Ecopia EP422 Plus tires. To confirm, take a look at the side of your tires, as they should state the name. You can also call your dealership, and they can confirm the OEM parts by your VIN.
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