The new plug-in Prime adds 25 miles of electric range and up to 133 mpge to the Prius' already solid green car formula, but is it enough?
One man died in a crash involving a garbage truck and a Toyota Prius on Ortega Highway on Wednesday, April 19, authorities said.
The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime gains a whole lot of plugin hybrid efficiency, but makes some a few interesting compromises to get there.
The standard safety system adds value, though. Continue reading Toyota adds Prius One trim at lower price of $24,360 Toyota adds Prius One trim at lower price of $24,360 originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 18 Apr 2017 15:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Newfound hybrid competition from the likes of the Hyundai Ioniq has forced Toyota into a mid-year strategy shift. Starting imminently, the automaker plans to offer a less expensive base model of the Prius while bulking up the model’s content with no-charge added safety features. Show More Summary
Honda's green car strategy has taken criticism over the past few years for its inability to keep up with the venerable Toyota Prius. Well, the automaker is stepping up with their introduction of the new Clarity Electric and Clarity Plug-in hybrid recently - at the New York Auto Show.[...]
TweetAs seen Friday afternoon, a few klicks southwest of Pinole: The Prius on the left has UBER and Lyft trade dress. It appears to have hit somebody at speed. The very similar Toyota Prius Hybrid on the right could be a fellow TNC driver, or an accident investigator the kind of which taxi companies send […]
Disappointingly, it's not called Prius B. Continue reading Toyota's latest hybrid is a boat Toyota's latest hybrid is a boat originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 31 Mar 2017 11:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
"Well I can tell you the first thing I like about Nissans in general — is that I love their seats — the way they hug your body. The seats in my hybrid are not as nice." Diego Alejandro continues: "This is really cool. I love all the high-tech stuff, the way it sounds when you turn it on. Show More Summary
The Toyota Prius is struggling. That’s not terribly surprising. Fuel prices are low. Efficient hybrids, plug-in hybrids, and electric cars are available at virtually every new car dealer. The Prius has lost its early adopter buzz. Oh, and the 2017 Toyota Prius is a grotesque little creature, shaped for the wind; not your eyes. Show More Summary
Can a hybrid vehicle really shine when there’s a plug-in sibling hogging both the spotlight and the technological podium? For some automakers new to the game, time will tell. But at Toyota, which first made “hybrid” a household word,...Show More Summary
If someone says the word “hybrid” to you during an automotive discussion, what car do you think of first? If you answer “Toyota Prius,” then you are likely in the majority. Today, auto manufacturers have adopted the term “hybrid” to define any vehicle which uses both an internal combustion engine and electric power as a […]
SPONSORED: To celebrate its cutting-edge innovation, alongside the world-changing engineering and technology that goes into the 2017 Prius Prime, the company partnered with VICE to name and honor Humans of the Year: leaders in their industries working to make a powerful, world-changing impact on the global environment, who don’t make the news as often as they should.
Toyota is finally entering the burgeoning subcompact SUV segment with its all-new C-HR. The C-HR is based on Toyota’s new midsized global platform, which also underpins the latest Prius and upco...
Attentive readers will have, by now, recognized that my automotive choices tend to run towards the, shall we say, flamboyant side. Our family daily is an inky-black Dodge Charger with a vanity plate which is guaranteed to enrage bumper-ogling Methodists. Show More Summary
Nissan’s latest hybrid is a hit at home, challenging the dominance of Toyota’s Prius with a gasoline-electric vehicle that customers say is fun to drive.
Solar car roofs have generally been the reserve of concepts, experiments and niche carmakers. Toyota was the first major automaker to offer the option on its Prius hybrid plug-in model in 2012 and now Panasonic has developed a solarShow More Summary
Hybrid Cars: Panasonic Solar Roof Will Energize Toyota Prius Prime in Japan Yesterday Panasonic unveiled a next-generation solar roof panel that will be optionally used on the Japanese-market Toyota Prius Prime. With more than triple...Show More Summary
While the integration of solar cells into the roofs of consumer vehicles has always generated a fair amount of criticism — owing to the cost-to-benefit ratio — the idea is still one that grabs many people's attention Panasonic ShowsShow More Summary
For 2017, Toyota has added its most fuel-efficient Prius ever: a plug-in gasoline-electric hybrid called Prius Prime that can travel up to 640 miles on a full electric charge and a single tank of fuel.