Reverse Camera - An Additional Set of Eyes to Help Avoid Obstacles
To complement rear visibility using mirrors and windows, Prius v features a
, mounted just above the rear license plate. Simply putting Prius v into reverse activates the reverse camera, which captures real-time video of the area directly behind you and displays it
on the 6.1" touchscreen (7" in
Prius v i-Tech®) in the dash.
The reverse camera and back monitor (equipped with guide lines in Prius v i-Tech®) helps you to line Prius v up and make it easier to guide the car into parking spaces.
They also help to make reversing safer by allowing you to see and avoid objects below your eye line, such as pets, fence posts, toys, and low walls.
Reverse camera[B4] displays the area at the rear of the vehicle on a screen, when the vehicle is in reverse. Image shown for illustration purposes only.
[B4] Reversing Camera, Park Assist, Sonar Parking and Blind Spot Monitor are designed as driver assist devices only and should not be used as substitutes for skilled driving and/or safe parking practices. The area into which the vehicle is to be driven must be visually monitored by the driver.