2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid: video road test

Green Car Reports

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime is a new plug-in version of the fourth-generation Prius hybrid launched last year. It succeeds the previous Prius Plug-In Hybrid, but it's a much better—and considerably more electric—vehicle than that discontinued model.

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Plug in Prius

Electric Cars are for Girls

Waiting for Toyota to build you a plug in Prius? Canadian Andrew Bell had his Prius converted for about 4K, including all parts and labor You don't have to wait!

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For six months, one in five Prius sales has been a plug-in hybrid

Green Car Reports

A funny thing happened to Toyota Prius hybrid sales last month. Almost one in three Prius hybrids sold in the U.S. were the Prius Prime model—the one with a plug. Toyota may be the large automaker least friendly to cars that plug in, so what's that all about? DON'T MISS: Toyota Prius hybrid sales have tanked: here are 4 reasons why In the. sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Prius Prime

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FIRST-EVER plug-in prius! Really?

Plugs and Cars

A story on Toyota's announcement that an ordering system for the plug-in prius will be coming later this year prompted me to check out the site. THE FIRST-EVER prius plug-in hybrid," it says. Ask any of the hundreds of individuals and fleets driving around in prius converted to have plug-in capability. It's not even Toyota's first plug-in prius. Surely there's a market for their plug-in hybrid.

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Subaru plug-in hybrid to use Prius Prime parts, coming in 2019

Green Car Reports

When Toyota and Mazda said last September they would form a joint venture to produce electric-car parts, that answered the question of where Mazda's future plug-in vehicles would get their electric running gear. But it sparked another question: Where did that leave Subaru, another small automaker in the Toyota orbit? Plug-In Hybrids Future Cars plug-in cars compliance car Prius Prime

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Plug in Prius 2

Electric Cars are for Girls

Waiting for Toyota to build you a plug in Prius? Canadian Andrew Bell had his Prius converted for about 4K, including all parts and labor. Part 2 of interview

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2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs 2017 Chevrolet Volt: plug-in hybrid video test

Green Car Reports

They're two high-volume plug-in hybrids, but they take different approaches to energy efficiency. The Toyota Prius Prime, new for 2017, is the plug-in version of the world's best-known, and best-selling, hybrid car. Videos Plug-In Hybrids Chevy Volt plug-in cars

Plug-in electric car sales for March: Prius Prime romps, monthly data an endangered species? (update)

Green Car Reports

The monthly report on sales of plug-in electric cars may well have come to a close this month. sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV General Motors, makers of the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Volt, said it will only release sales figures quarterly starting after its Tuesday release of deliveries for the month of March. Interestingly, the company adopted an argument used by Tesla for almost a.

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How does the heat pump work in a Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid?

Green Car Reports

The challenge of reducing the energy used by traditional heating systems in battery-electric and plug-in hybrid cars is one automakers still grapple with today. Reduced battery range in cold temperatures, combined with batteries working overtime to heat the cabin, can produce drastic declines in EPA-estimated range figures. The Toyota Prius Prime. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars

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Suit says '13-mile' range for Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid was deceptive

Green Car Reports

The discontinued Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid is now the subject of a lawsuit alleging that its advertised 13-mile electric range is deceptive. Filed earlier this month in Michigan federal court, the suit alleges Toyota misrepresented the Prius Plug-In's ability to achieve that range in real-world conditions, specifically colder-than-average. Plug-In Hybrids lawsuit plug-in cars Prius Plug-in Hybrid EPA Ratings

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Plug-in electric car sales for June: Volt passes Prius Prime, Bolt EV rises again

Green Car Reports

In May, the Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid was the highest-selling car with a plug in the U.S. Last month, however, the Chevrolet Volt recaptured its usual spot at the top of the plug-in sales charts for those manufacturers who report monthly sales. sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Subaru announces name for its upcoming first plug-in: Evoltis

Green Car Reports

Subaru buyers would seem to be the perfect group to be interested in buying plug-in cars: They love the outdoors and want to enjoy it unspoiled. Yet the company has lagged in producing anything electric. toyota prius primeIts only hybrid so far, the first-generation Crosstrek Hybrid, barely registered on the green-car scene. Behind the wheel, it barely registered.

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Toyota Prius hybrid sales have tanked: here are 4 reasons why

Green Car Reports

The Toyota Prius hybrid has been its maker's "halo car" and an example of its most advanced technology for two decades. But the sales arc of what has grown to be a family of Prius. sales Fuel Economy New car sales Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Prius LiftbackLaunched from an early-1990s project to halve the fuel consumption of a small car, its hybrid-electric powertrain pioneered mass electrification of passenger cars.

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2016 Toyota Prius Prime: details on 120 MPGe plug-in hybrid, all-electric mode

Green Car Reports

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime replaces the Prius Plug-In, and it directly addresses nearly everything that current owners of that model have wanted. It even has one driving detail that will please plug-in enthusiasts right off the. New York Auto Show Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Prius Prime

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Plug-in electric car sales in Canada, March 2018: Prius Prime rivals Volt

Green Car Reports

The Chevy Volt won its umpteenth monthly plug-in sales title in Canada last month, but soaring sales of other models were the big story in the Canuck electric vehicle market—which may have reached 1.75 percent of the market in March. sales Canada New car sales plug-in cars

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Filling up a Prius vs. Plugging In a RAV4 EV

Plugs and Cars

Prius: > $6 per 100 miles RAV4 EV: 0 - $2.50 Tags: plug-in prius gasoline electricity RAV4 EV

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Plug-in electric car sales for Nov: Volt soars, Prius Prime arrives

Green Car Reports

Traditionally, the North American winter months have seen a slowdown in sales of plug-in electric cars—but the rule didn't seem to apply last month. Last month, sales of the Nissan Leaf electric car actually increased over last year's comparable number, while those of the Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid soared. sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Corn Belt Mayor Plugs In

Plugs and Cars

GreenOptions blog reports that Mayor RT Rybak of Minneapolis is now driving a plug-in hybrid. His daily drive, a Prius, has been converted. Tags: rt rybak plug-in prius plug-in hybrid minneapolis

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Next Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid To Have 30 To 35 Miles Of Range: Source

Green Car Reports

Cars with plugs have been on sale since December 2010, and a second generation will start arriving next year. That's the second generation of the Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid. Rumors Plug-In Hybrids Future Cars plug-in cars Prius Plug-in HybridBut while long-range battery-electric cars--the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV and an all-new 2017 Nissan Leaf--grab attention, another vehicle on the way could be equally important.

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Why Next Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Is So Important: CA Laws

Green Car Reports

The 2015 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid has the lowest electric range of any plug-in vehicle sold in the United States: just 11 miles. It's also among the top-selling cars that plug in, with more than 40,500 delivered since it went on sale in February 2012. Now out of production, the plug-in Prius will be replaced by a new model that will go on sale.

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Plug-in electric car sales for Oct: steady before Bolt EV, Prius Prime arrival

Green Car Reports

Sales of plug-in electric cars in the U.S. continued at roughly the same pace as in previous months, at least among vehicles for which sales were reported. The Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid continued a strong if not spectacular year, with 2,191 sales in October for a 10-month total of 18,517. sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

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Toyota introduces 2012 Prius Plug-in Hybrid

Green Car Congress

2012 Prius Plug-in hybrid. Toyota introduced the production Prius Plug-in Hybrid at the Green Drive Expo in Richmond, CA, as the newest member of the expanding Prius Family. The advanced grade plug-in Prius carries a base price of $39,525.).

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Toyota Prius, Plug-In, Lexus CT200h recalled for airbag issues, not Takata-related

Green Car Reports

Toyota has announced that it will recall 482,000 hybrid cars registered in the U.S. The recall encompasses 2010 through 2012 Toyota Prius Liftback models, 2010 and 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrids, and 2011 and 2012 Lexus CT 200h models. airbags Prius Plug-in Hybridover potentially faulty airbags.

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Report: Subaru may use Evoltis name for new plug-in hybrid coming next year

Green Car Reports

Subaru buyers would seem to be the perfect group to be interested in buying plug-in cars: They love the outdoors and want to enjoy it unspoiled. Yet the company has lagged in producing anything electric. toyota prius primeIts only hybrid so far, the first-generation Crosstrek Hybrid, barely registered on the green-car scene. Behind the wheel, it barely registered.

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Plug-in electric car sales for Feb: Volt outsells Prius Prime, Bolt EV, Leaf

Green Car Reports

For plug-in electric cars, the question this month remains the same as last month: how many Chevrolet Bolt EVs did GM deliver? sales Plug-In Hybrids New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV Once again, it's the first day of the month following a weekday sales close, when the auto industry turns its eyes to the sales charts emerging from all automakers (except Tesla).

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Will next Toyota Prius 'marvel' be plug-in hybrid at NY debut?

Green Car Reports

Taillight shapes are a big deal for Toyota these days, as the ornate styling of the 2016 Prius hybrid has demonstrated. Now the company has released a teaser photo of illuminated taillights on what it calls "the next mechanical marvel in the Prius lineup." New York Auto Show Plug-In Hybrids Future Cars Prius Plug-in Hybrid

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Is Toyota Prius hybrid simply passe now that plug-in cars are here?

Green Car Reports

The Toyota Prius hybrid was once the poster child for green technology, even a status symbol for environmentally-conscious celebrities. Over three generations, the Prius was largely responsible for cementing Toyota's status as the number-one seller of green cars. But lately the Prius seems to have lost a bit of its luster. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Car Sales

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Despite the propaganda, waiting for plug-ins

Plugs and Cars

Despite the Prius ads pushing an anti-plug-in message, many are waiting for a hybrid that can plug in to cleaner, cheaper domestic electricity. Tags: CalCars plug-in prius plug-in hybrid

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Silicon Valley V2G Plug-in Hybrid Demo

Plugs and Cars

Barbara Boxer attended a Silicon Valley Alternative Energy Summit today and PG&E was there with its plug-in hybrid Prius. The modified Toyota Prius was plugged into a into a standard PG&E meter outside Advanced Micro Devices's Sunnyvale headquarters.

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Toyota Prius Plug-In Production To End In June; New One Coming Next Year

Green Car Reports

A redesigned Toyota Prius hybrid is on the way, although it may not go on sale in the U.S. When it does, it will likely be followed in due course by redesigned versions of the other Prius "family" vehicles--the Prius C subcompact and the Prius V tall wagon. But in the case of the Prius Plug-In Hybrid--which is based on the. Plug-In Hybrids Production plug-in cars

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How many Toyota Prius Primes will be sold in its first 12 months? Poll results

Green Car Reports

Next year should be an interesting one for sales of plug-in electric cars, with the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV rolling out to selected dealers in all 50 states, Chevy says. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid PollsThe 2017 BMW i3 gets 50 percent more range, and the Ford Focus Electric and Volkswagen e-Golf are expected to get range upgrades as well. But there's another car that could have a.

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Ford C-Max Energi plug-in production over; Hybrid has only months left

Green Car Reports

The tall five-door compact hatchback was intended to be Ford's counter to the successful Toyota Prius hybrid line, more stylish and comfortable inside with almost the same fuel-economy rating. Plug-In Hybrids plug-in carsThe Ford C-Max, launched as a 2013 model, never really served the purpose its maker intended.

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Honda previews 2014 Accord plug-in hybrid

Green Car Congress

2014 Accord plug-in hybrid. Set to go on sale in early 2013, Honda’s 2014 Accord Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) Sedan ( earlier post ) will offer the ability to run in an all-electric mode for 10 to 15 miles and a calculated total driving range of more than 500 miles.

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Toyota's Plug-in Prius: Out of the Pod, Into the Podcast

Plugs and Cars

Toyota's plug-in Prius comes out of the closet. Tags: plug-in prius plug-in hybrid No translation needed. Take a look.

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Plug-in electric car sales in Canada, June 2017: Prime time

Green Car Reports

Toyota made a strong return to the Canadian plug-in electric vehicle market in June, selling 144 Prius Prime plug-in hybrids. The tally is all the more remarkable as the vehicle has so far launched only in Quebec. sales Plug-In Hybrids Canada New car sales plug-in cars Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV

2017 65

California trend: hybrid sales sink, plug-in electric cars soar

Green Car Reports

California has always been a bellwether for automotive trends, and it leads every other state by far in the volumes of plug-in electric cars sold. It also led in national sales of hybrid cars for many years. In fact, for several years running, the Toyota Prius was the single most popular passenger car sold in the state—setting it well apart. sales California New car sales plug-in cars

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New Toyota Prius Plug-in offers double the range and optional solar roof

Green Cars News

Toyota has revealed a new plug-in hybrid is to join its Prius line-up, with the model bringing its own style to the table, and even more impressive ec. Toyota Prius

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Toyota reduces pricing on 2014 Prius Plug-In in US

Green Car Congress

Toyota has reduced the MSRP on the 2014 Prius Plug-in Hybrid by more than $2,000, making the starting MSRP $29,990 (excluding dealer preparation and handling, DPH). This price repositioning on the base Prius Plug-in Hybrid is not accompanied by any reduction in vehicle content. The 2014 Prius Plug-in is also eligible for the State of California’s HOV lane sticker.

Prius drops to 48mpg; How will 2008 Prius get 80mpg? Plug-in hybrid?

Plugs and Cars

Toyota's Prius, the best-known and best-selling gas-electric car in the United States, drops from a 60 mpg rating under the current system to 48 miles per gallon in the city under the 2008 testing procedure -- a 20 percent decline Its highway mileage rating falls about 12 percent, to 45 mpg. So how will the 08 Prius, rumored to get upward of 80 mpg achieve it? Can it be done without making the high-mileage leader a plug-in hybrid?

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Is Toyota taking the Plug-in Hybrid plunge?

Plugs and Cars

Green Car Congress reports Toyota to Obtain Permission for Public Road Test for Plug-in Prius in Japan. Tags: plug-in prius toyota

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