What Prius Owners Are Saying

"The Car Cubby really is the bomb. My wife keeps her purse there, where it is handy but out of sight. I was surprised to find it’s also big enough to hold my photo gear bag so my camera is always handy (but not visible) and not relegated to the back seat and out of reach."

   - Larry, Lone Tree, CO

"It works great for holding receipts and other stuff that I don't want to get lost in the depths of the console."

   - Paul, Honolulu, HI

"The Car Cubby is a remarkably simple solution to increasing the storage capacity for small items in the Prius. I keep my sunglasses, employee ID page and anything else I need to have at arms length in it.

I used to keep these items in the cup holders but now I can use them to hold cups! The material is sufficiently rigid so that items don’t fall out of it but supple enough so that it fits easily (and with perfect precision) into place. Thanks for creating this!"

   - Gordon, Petaluma, CA

"I just love my Car Cubby! It’s the perfect place for my purse, as it keeps it nearby, especially when I have a passenger."

   - Donna, Plymouth, MA

"Wow! I ordered my Car Cubby Saturday morning, and it arrived Monday after lunch!"

   - Liz, Evanston, IL


Frequently Asked Questions


What is the Car Cubby?
The Car Cubby is a small storage tray designed for the Toyota Prius to use the space between the center console and the base of the dashboard, to store personal items within easy reach.

How does the Car Cubby stay in place?
The Car Cubby is designed to fit snugly in the flat carpeted area between the center console and the base of the dashboard of your Prius, without any adhesive, Velcro, or other attachments.

Does the Car Cubby interfere with the small drawer in the base of the center console?

2008_prius_accessories_car_cubby_faqNo.  The Car Cubby is designed to allow access to this drawer if needed. Our findings are that many Prius owners don't use this drawer anyhow, because it's awkward to open.

Will the Car Cubby fit my 2003 or 2010 Prius?
No, sorry. The Car Cubby only fits 2004-2009 Prius models.

Will the Car Cubby fit my 4 door Prius sedan?
Because the interior of the sedan is slightly different, the Car Cubby only fits the 5 door models (also called hatchbacks, or liftbacks).

In other words, if your Prius looks like this:


The Car Cubby will fit.

If your Prius looks like this:


The Car Cubby won't fit.

Where is The Car Cubby made?
The Car Cubby is made in USA, using local labor and facilities located in the Seattle area. The material is sourced within the USA.

Is The Car Cubby made from recycled plastic?
The raw material used to make The Car Cubby is comprised of 20-25% recycled material.

How is The Car Cubby packaged?
The Car Cubby comes in a cardboard box designed to fit the product exactly, to minimize the use of materials and so that no packaging material is required.

Dealer orders are packaged as 5, 10 or 15 units, with each unit including a simple paper hanger, ready for retail sale.

Is The Car Cubby safe for me and the environment?
Yes. According to the supplier, the material used to make The Car Cubby is:

- Approved for use where food is processed or sold

- Not harmful to human health or the environment in it's manufacture, application and disposal

- Free of lead, cadmium and barium and complies with national and international regulations protecting health and the environment

- Contains no phthalates, DEHP, DBP, DINP, DIDP, DnOP, or BBP

Installation and Care

How should I install my Car Cubby?
First, place the narrow end of your Car Cubby on the carpeted area between the front seats, at the base of your center armrest console, while tilting the wide end upward at a 45 degree angle.


Then slowly move the wide end down to meet the base of the dashboard bulge. Do this carefully so you don’t scratch the interior of your Prius.


You’re done! The Car Cubby should fit snugly.

How should I clean my Car Cubby?
Just wipe it with a clean damp cloth.

Ordering and Shipping

How long will it take to get my Car Cubby?
We ship all orders within 1 business day. Delivery times are 3-4 days after that.

What’s the shipping cost?
To minimize shipping and handling costs, we ship via USPS First Class Mail anywhere in the U.S. (including Alaska and Hawaii) at a flat rate of $4, providing 3-4 day delivery times.

Is the Car Cubby guaranteed?
Yes, we'll refund your money, not including shipping, within 30 days, if you're not happy with your Car Cubby. We've shipped hundreds since 2009 and have had zero returns or product defects.

Do I need a PayPal account to order?
No. Just complete the information under "Don't have a PayPal account?" to pay with your credit card.

Do you ship outside of the US?
If you live outside the US, you can order your Car Cubby from

Where else can I find the Car Cubby?
The Car Cubby can be found in the parts department at Marin Toyota, Novato Toyota,Titus Will Toyota in Tacoma, WA, Mountain States Toyota in Denver, and Street Toyota in Amarillo, TX.

The Car Cubby - Toyota Prius accessories - turn unused space into useful storage.
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