2017 Chevrolet Bolt: A Better Looking Option Over The Prius

It’s pretty obvious that the all-new Chevy Bolt is trying its best to be the better looking option over Toyota’s Prius. It isn’t that the Bolt looks stunning but it looks normal and that’s a good thing. This is because that’s exactly what GM intended for the car to be – just another everyday car. Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt: A Better Looking Option Over The Prius[…]

Toyota Hoping To Justify Prius’ Looks With Price Cut?

Hyundai’s Ioniq has often been compared to the Prius hybrid and the former seems to stand out as the cheaper and more efficient alternative to the latter. Perhaps the Ioniq is making Toyota stand on its toes as the automaker has announced that it has dropped the price of its 2017 Prius by $1,210! The Read more about Toyota Hoping To Justify Prius’ Looks With Price Cut?[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Can The Prius Keep Up?

The EPA revealed its prediction on the annual fuel cost for light vehicles in the United States some time back. These numbers are obtained via an average mileage of 15,000 miles – 55 percent in urban setting and the remaining in highway driving. The estimated figures proves that all-electric and plug-in hybrids have much less Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Can The Prius Keep Up?[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Prius Fans Aren’t Impressed

Hyundai’s all-new Ioniq is set to take on the hybrid and EV segment and it isn’t about to let anything stand in its way – not even the world’s best-seller, the Toyota Prius. While the standard Prius is capable of 50mpg highway and 54mpg city for a combined 52mpg, the Ioniq sits higher with its Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Prius Fans Aren’t Impressed[…]

2017 Kia Niro: The Better-Looking Prius Substitute

During the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, the Kia Niro Plug-in Hybrid was announced and the company revealed that the model will be launched in the US sometime before the end of this year. The Kia Niro is fitted with a 1.6-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine along with an 8.9kWh battery unit. The model is capable of Read more about 2017 Kia Niro: The Better-Looking Prius Substitute[…]

2017 Chevrolet Bolt Aims To Totally Avoid Toyota Prius

Although the Chevrolet Bolt is viewed as a game changer for GM, the automaker merely wants buyers to view it as another daily car. Mike Lelli, Bolt’s chief engineer stressed that, “If you’re going to go to the masses, it can’t be this quirky thing. There are lots of people who like the car not Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt Aims To Totally Avoid Toyota Prius[…]

2017 Chevy Bolt Doesn’t Want To Be An Oddball Like The Prius

The Chevy Bolt may be a revolutionary model for General Motors as a whole but the automaker wants buyers to see the Bolt as just another everyday car. Bolt’s chief engineer, Mike Lelli, stated that, “If you’re going to go to the masses, it can’t be this quirky thing. There are lots of people who Read more about 2017 Chevy Bolt Doesn’t Want To Be An Oddball Like The Prius[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: How Much Can The Prius Save?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently disclosed its estimated annual fuel cost list for light vehicles in the country. These figures are derived from an average mileage driven of 15,000 miles, 55 percent in city driving and 45 percent highway driving, as reported by InsideEVs. Not surprisingly, all-electric and plug-in hybrids have lower transportation costs, Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: How Much Can The Prius Save?[…]

Hyundai Ioniq Aims Bigger Than Toyota Prius & Chevy Volt Buyers

Hyundai is aiming to sell the Ioniq as “a capable compact car that just happens to have a degree in eco-friendliness,” as described in a report by Automotive News. Although the compact-car segment reduced by 5.2 percent in 2015, it is still doing strong with over 2.1 million cars sold in the US alone. This Read more about Hyundai Ioniq Aims Bigger Than Toyota Prius & Chevy Volt Buyers[…]

2017 Tesla Model 3 Plans Spoiled By Toyota Prius Owners?

Tesla’s Model 3 is slated to be an affordable EV vehicle but the automaker is essentially a luxury EV maker who is attempting to enter the general car buying population, as revealed by Torque News. Meanwhile, Toyota has penetrated this market way before. As a matter of fact, a study conducted by Forbes says that Read more about 2017 Tesla Model 3 Plans Spoiled By Toyota Prius Owners?[…]

2017 Chevrolet Bolt Avoids Toyota Prius’ Ugliest Mistakes

To General Motors, the Chevy Bolt is a true game changer. And now, the automaker wants buyers to start looking at the Bolt as just another standard car. Mike Lelli, Bolt’s chief engineer, clarified that, “If you’re going to go to the masses, it can’t be this quirky thing. There are lots of people who Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Bolt Avoids Toyota Prius’ Ugliest Mistakes[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Making Toyota Prius & Chevy Bolt Look Really Poor

The Hyundai Ioniq wants to go all the way up in the hybrid and EV arena and it has shown it means serious business by beating the world’s top-seller, the Toyota Prius. The standard Prius records 52mpg combined with 50mpg highway and 54mpg city while the Ioniq is rated with 55mpg combined, with 54mpg highway Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Making Toyota Prius & Chevy Bolt Look Really Poor[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Bad Luck With Toyota Prius

Although the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid may be a revolution to the company, the timing of its release may jeopardize its sales figure. The Ioniq Hybrid has been unleashed at a time when gas prices are very low. This would cause its sales to suffer alongside the Prius that it aims to beat. Seeing that Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Bad Luck With Toyota Prius[…]

2018 Honda Civic Type-R: Never Go Full Retard!

Sometimes when you’ve got a good thing going, it’s best to leave it alone and let it blossom as it is. If you really have to add to it, less is more. Enhance and accentuate its strengths if you have to, but don’t go full retard. That, unfortunately, is what Honda has done to the Read more about 2018 Honda Civic Type-R: Never Go Full Retard![…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: The Only Failure Is Losing To Prius

Hyundai is gearing up to launch its Prius rival, the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid. It’s odd that the automaker would opt to go down the hybrid pathway despite gas price slated to remain low for some time. Based on a report by CarandDriver, it appears that Hyundai executives have said that the Ioniq Hybrid is Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: The Only Failure Is Losing To Prius[…]

Hyundai Ioniq Won’t Stop Beating The Prius To Death

The Hyundai Ioniq already beats the Toyota Prius in mileage as it attains 58mpg combined against the Prius’ 56mpg combined. Now, the Ioniq also wins by being the more affordable rival. The all-new Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid begins at $23,035, inclusive of destination charges, which makes it $2,535 cheaper than even the cheapest Prius Two, priced Read more about Hyundai Ioniq Won’t Stop Beating The Prius To Death[…]

2018 Toyota Camry: Learning From Prius’ Mistakes

The Toyota Prius may have been a boon for Toyota but the automaker wants the 2018 Toyota Camry to have a whole different appeal than the Prius. Toyota aims for the all-new Camry to be an attractive model but it doesn’t want it to be too extreme, like the Honda C-HR which emulated the Prius’ Read more about 2018 Toyota Camry: Learning From Prius’ Mistakes[…]

Chevy Cruze Has Shamed Toyota Prius With Its Diesel Figures

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified the Chevrolet Cruze Diesel sedan’s 52 miles per gallon on the highway when fitted with a six-speed manual transmission. According to AutoBlog, the hatchback could actually surpass the 700-mile mark on a full tank of diesel. That’s about a journey to New York to Detroit, with some Read more about Chevy Cruze Has Shamed Toyota Prius With Its Diesel Figures[…]

The Chevy Bolt Is Successful Because It Isn’t The Toyota Prius

Talks on the Chevrolet Bolt being a true game changer for General Motors has been around for some time now. And now, Chevrolet wants buyers to view the Bolt in a whole new light; as a regular car. Mike Lelli, Bolt’s chief engineer, clarified that, “If you’re going to go to the masses, it can’t Read more about The Chevy Bolt Is Successful Because It Isn’t The Toyota Prius[…]

Toyota Prius Can’t Hide Its Shame Anymore

Although the Prius had long dominated the throne in the hybrid market, it appears that it has finally stumbled. Last month, the Toyota’s Prius Liftback failed to close the month with the most sales. So, what could have beaten this “king” of the hybrid market? Well, it was none other than the Ford Fusion Hybrid Read more about Toyota Prius Can’t Hide Its Shame Anymore[…]