Also, the Toyota Prius tops the "green car" category for the 12th year in a row.
The Honda Accord sedan last year unseated the Toyota Prius hybrid as California's bestselling vehicle.
The Honda Accord family sedan narrowly toppled Toyota’s Prius hybrid from its perch as the bestselling vehicle in California last year
The driver of a Toyota Prius that set off a deadly chain-reaction crash involving Bruce Jenner in Malibu was driving on a suspended license at the time, sheriff’s investigators said Wednesday.
The facelifted 2015 Toyota Prius C has become the nation’s most affordable hybrid car, with revised pricing across the Japanese brand’s two-model city car line-up. Revealed at the 2014 Los Angeles auto show, the new-look Toyota Prius C retains the same overall body structure and hybrid components (a 1.5-litre petrol engine producing 54kW/111Nm combined to a [...]
Toyota’s updated Prius C has arrived in Australia, bringing refreshed styling and price cuts for 2015. Thanks to the Free Trade Agreement with Japan, Toyota’s baby hybrid hatch now starts at $22,990 for the entry-level model and $25,990 for the up-spec i-Tech variant - both plus on-road costs. Show More Summary
Since 2001, Toyota has offered the Prius in one form or another, giving buyers the roominess of a sedan or a liftback (2004 and on) with fuel economy that was almost impossible for traditional cars to match. In 2012, after other automakers...Show More Summary
The Lexus CT 200h is in many ways just a tarted-up Prius. It uses the same engine, transmission, batteries and electric motor that all make up the Toyota Synergy Drive. The Lexus CT 200h even has a variation on the same strange shifter that the Prius uses. Show More Summary
Looking at the relevance of the Toyota Prius; a recap of January's auto sales; the hot new Ford Focus RS. Those are the top automotive headlines for Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Continue reading What you missed on 2.3.15 What you missed on 2.3.15 originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 03 Feb 2015 19:32:00 EST. Show More Summary
Toyota says the iconic gas-electric hybrid is still important because it provides a preview of how the Mirai fuel cell vehicle will land, in a culture that may not yet be ready for it. Continue reading Does the Toyota Prius still matter? Does the Toyota Prius still matter? originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 03 Feb 2015 11:58:00 EST. Show More Summary
Despite the number of the hybrid vehicles introduced over the last dozen years or so, none have really been able to take too big of a bite out of the sales figures for the poster child of hybrids, the Toyota Prius. Hyundai looks to change...Show More Summary
The Prius has certainly made a name for itself in the nearly 15 years it’s been around. Toyota has sold tons of them all across the globe. As the market started wanting more, Toyota came out with this: the Prius V, which according to...Show More Summary
For the third time this week an automaker has recalled tens of thousands of vehicles because of a potential fire risk. In addition to recalling 52,000 sedans for wiring issues that could lead to a vehicle fire, Toyota is recalling 5,000 cars whose airbags may not deploy properly. The Detroit News reports that Toyota will recall 52,000 model year 2011 … [More]
Are Toyota Prius owners bad drivers? Turns out a study has the eco-friendly car tied with BMW owners, but when it comes to speeding tickets even the drivers of a Corvette or a Dodge Viper are less likely to have a lead foot. In a related...Show More Summary
The Prius c started its life in 2012 as a smaller and more affordable version of the hotly successful Prius liftback. Through 2014, the model remained relatively unchanged and failed to really shake up the hybrid segment. Now as we approach...Show More Summary
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,000 model-year 2014-2015 Toyota Prius V hybrids manufactured Nov. 7, 2013, through Jan. 7, 2015 The Problem: In these vehicles, the occupant classification system may not have been calibrated correctly. As a result, the passenger air bag...
You recall how Toyota added a recorded sound of an engine to its Prius models because people thought it was creepy and dangerous for a car to move silently when it was in electric mode. But apparently they weren’t the only ones. If you...Show More Summary
When it comes to the 2015 Toyota Prius Five, the Japanese automaker has hit a home run and they aren’t about to mess with success. It’s still the number one selling hybrid in America, and one of the most recognizable cars on the road. Show More Summary
Honda tried following the Toyota Prius model with the Insight, and Chevy has with the first-gen Volt. Now it's Hyundai's turn, as these latest spy shots from winter-testing in the Arctic Circle reveal. Continue reading Hyundai spotted...Show More Summary
Hyundai is taking square aim at the Toyota Prius.