Archive for April, 2015

How does the Prius plug-in compare to the 2015 Toyota Prius?

Monday, April 27th, 2015
Fuel economy comparison between 2015 Toyota Prius and 2015 Toyota Prius plug in

2015 Toyota Prius vs 2015 Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid mpg and specs

America’s favorite hybrid just got a little more efficient with an available plug-in hybrid model! The Toyota Prius has always been a great vehicle, but now with the available plug-in model, the already iconic vehicle is even better than before.

When comparing the 2015 Toyota Prius vs 2015 Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid mpg and specs, both vehicles are a great choice, but it just depends on whether or not you think you will actually use the plug in model as just that, one that you plug in to charge. The 2015 Toyota Prius plug in gets up to 95 MPGe* in EV mode, but gets up to 50 city mpg** when fueled with gasoline. (more…)

How does the Prius fuel efficiency ratings compare to others?

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015
Toyota Prius fuel efficiency ratings vs other models

Toyota Prius fuel efficiency ratings vs other models

The Toyota Prius is one of those cars you really struggle to find something wrong with. It has a ton of great features, is extremely and notably safe and perhaps the most well-known quality of all is that it is one of the most fuel efficient vehicles you will find. The Prius is one of  the original mainstream fuel efficient cars with which drivers can find themselves navigating the city with ease. To make things even better for more drivers across the board, the Toyota Prius now comes in three other models: the Toyota Prius c, the Prius V and the plug-in Prius.

In terms of how this vehicle stacks up against the competition, most drivers look at the Toyota Prius fuel efficiency ratings vs other models because that is, in fact, what the Prius is known for.

Some of the similarly styled/equipped comparisons are the 2015 Toyota Prius vs the 2015 Ford C-Max as well as the Honda Civic hybrid. (more…)

Just got an EV? Find out where to charge it!

Thursday, April 16th, 2015
Where can I charge my electric Toyota Prius in Palo Alto CA for free

Where can I charge my electric Toyota Prius in Palo Alto CA for free

Electric vehicles are becoming more and more popular as the days go on because drivers are looking for more ways to save time and money, as well as do their part to help the environment, especially in California.

One of the most popular, fuel efficient vehicles of all-time is the Toyota Prius. The Prius was the first-ever mainstream hybrid made popular by Toyota, and in recent years it has become even more popular than ever with its new design and electric engine option. (more…)

Are the safety features in the 2015 Toyota Prius different than the 2015 Prius C and 2015 Prius V?

Wednesday, April 8th, 2015
2015 Toyota Prius C V safety features and what they do

2015 Toyota Prius C V safety features and what they do

We know that typically, when you see a small or compact vehicle, you are likely to assume that there is no way the vehicle would stand up in a high-impact crash. Well, that may have been true for small and compact vehicles of the past, but the Toyota Prius was revised and revamped to be one of the safest compact cars around, all the while maintaining its outstanding fuel efficiency ratings. (more…)