2017 Toyota Prius Prime: How To Turn Off The Speed Limit?

Toyota Prius has risen to become the face of the hybrid genre in the automotive industry and it’s all-new 2017 Prius Prime has elevated the brand in terms of efficiency, safety and convenience to drivers. The Prius Prime employs Toyota’s Hybrid Synergy Drive system which combines the 1.8L Atkinson-cycle, four-cylinder mill with a planetary-gear CVT Read more about 2017 Toyota Prius Prime: How To Turn Off The Speed Limit?[…]

2017 Chevy Bolt vs Chevy Volt & Toyota Prius Prime: Safety Tips The Balance

Although the Chevrolet Bolt has only been available for sale for a couple of months, the Insurance Institute For Highway Safety (IIHS) is pretty confident that this model will be a winner. IIHS took to Twitter on March 10 to reveal that they are currently testing the Bolt. The Tweet read, “What we’re working on Read more about 2017 Chevy Bolt vs Chevy Volt & Toyota Prius Prime: Safety Tips The Balance[…]

2018 Kia Niro Aims To Steal Toyota Prius Prime’s Spotlight

During the recent 2017 Geneva Motor Show, the Kia Niro Plug-In Hybrid made its official debut and it will commence sales in the US by the end of this year. This model comes equipped with a 1.6L four-cylinder gasoline engine and an 8.9kWh battery unit, which is larger than the regular Niro Hybrid’s 1.56kWh. The Read more about 2018 Kia Niro Aims To Steal Toyota Prius Prime’s Spotlight[…]

2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Eat Your Heart Out, Tesla!

In the first two months of 2017, the Toyota Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) has managed to surpass Tesla’s Model S and Model X, in terms of sale, according to a report by Inside EVs. The report states that the Tesla Model S managed to secure 2,650 total units of sales whereas the Read more about 2017 Toyota Prius Prime: Eat Your Heart Out, Tesla![…]

The Toyota Prius Prime Has What Tesla Model 3 Aims To Steal

The Japan-spec Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid will be coming with a full-length solar roof, produced by Panasonic. Panasonic states that the roof is a great improvement over previous solar automotive solar panels as the company has drastically improved its output. This panel is able to churn out 180 watts of electricity, according to AutoBlog. Read more about The Toyota Prius Prime Has What Tesla Model 3 Aims To Steal[…]

2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs Hyundai Ioniq: Which Tech Suits You Best?

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime is a futuristic plug-in hybrid while the Hyundai Ioniq comes in hybrid, plug-in hybrid and electric variants. Both these lineups are rivaling in the same segment but how do they compare when it comes to tech specs? According to Tech Crunch, the Prius’s instrument cluster is placed in the center Read more about 2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs Hyundai Ioniq: Which Tech Suits You Best?[…]

2017 Toyota Prius Prime: When TRD Rears Its Ugly Head

The Toyota Prius Prime plug-in was recently tuned by TRD and Modellista in Japan. Both of these kits appear to have pretty much the same style; one example is the front which gets a similar kind of insert which hugs half the bumper. The Prius Prime already comes with some eccentric headlights so that part Read more about 2017 Toyota Prius Prime: When TRD Rears Its Ugly Head[…]

Toyota Prius Prime Has Plans To Kill Off Prius Hybrid

Toyota’s hybrid sales are doing good and it appears to have surpassed the 10 million mark globally since its launch, according to Torque News. Toyota last crossed a million-level milestone back in May 2016. Prior to that, it was way back in August 2015. However, Toyota’s average of approximately one million in hybrid sales in Read more about Toyota Prius Prime Has Plans To Kill Off Prius Hybrid[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Numbers Could Derail Chevy Bolt’s Plans

The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric will kick off sales this week in the United States, as confirmed by Mike O’Brien, vice president-product planning for Hyundai Motor America, via Ward’s Auto. Hyundai had promised that the Ioniq Electric will be launched during Winter, after delays derailed its summer 2016 target launch. Seeing that it is still Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Numbers Could Derail Chevy Bolt’s Plans[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt: Eat Your Heart Out, Prius Prime!

Despite just recently making its way into the market, the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime has surpassed all, save for one, EV in the US. This model has outsold the Tesla Model S, Tesla Model X, Chevrolet Bolt, BMWi3, Nissan Leaf and sits right behind the Chevy Volt on the sales chart. The Prius Prime, with Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Eat Your Heart Out, Prius Prime![…]

Toyota Prius Prime & Chevy Volt Are More Secure Than Tesla Model S

The Tesla Model S may excel in its range, acceleration and tech capabilities but it looks like this model failed to impress when it comes to safety. Back in 2011, the Model S received five stars from both the NHTSA and Euro NCAP and in 2013, it managed to claim the best results in crash Read more about Toyota Prius Prime & Chevy Volt Are More Secure Than Tesla Model S[…]

2017 Nissan Leaf vs Toyota Prius Prime: Battle Of The Uglies

Are you having trouble deciding between the Leaf and the Prius Prime? Well, first, you need to decide if you’re looking for an all-electric model, like the Nissan, or a plug-in hybrid, like the Toyota. After that you can dwell into the details such as interior space, performance, driving range as well as price difference. Read more about 2017 Nissan Leaf vs Toyota Prius Prime: Battle Of The Uglies[…]

Toyota Prius Prime, Hyundai Ioniq Overwhelmed By Pickups & SUVs

In spite of hitting the ground running by more than doubling its sales figures for its second month in the market, the Toyota Prius Prime failed to raise the average fuel economy in the US at the end of last year. According to a study from the University of Michigan’s Transportation Research Institute via Automotive Read more about Toyota Prius Prime, Hyundai Ioniq Overwhelmed By Pickups & SUVs[…]

2017 Chevrolet Volt vs Toyota Prius Prime: Figures Make All The Difference

Chevrolet released its first ever Volt back in 2015 as a 2016MY and that Volt aimed to surpass the Toyota Prius. However, the all-new Volt is coming with vengeance to destroy the Prius. Well, if you don’t believe this, we’ll let the figures do the talking. The 2017 Chevrolet Volt, with a base price of Read more about 2017 Chevrolet Volt vs Toyota Prius Prime: Figures Make All The Difference[…]

Hyundai Ioniq Tells Toyota Prius Prime To Step Aside

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid has been holding the title of the most energy-efficient vehicle, right after the BMW i3 back in 2104, but it looks like that won’t be for long. It’s time for them to step aside to make way for the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric. This vehicle impresses with its Read more about Hyundai Ioniq Tells Toyota Prius Prime To Step Aside[…]

Design, Range, Power – 2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs Chevrolet Volt

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime and the Chevrolet Volt may be high-volume plug-in hybrids as well as compact five-door hatchbacks but they are essentially different vehicles. The plug-in Prius comes with a brand new front fascia, looking bolder than ever with its horizontal taillights. The model also incorporates a big tablet-style touchscreen display in most Read more about Design, Range, Power – 2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs Chevrolet Volt[…]

Toyota Corolla Takes The Prius Prime Route

It looks like the Toyota Corolla may be taking the same route as the Prius Prime. Toyota had recently announced that it would be expanding its R&D facility in China to not only handle internal battery evaluation and testing, it would also be used to test track for its soon-to-arrive EVs. Back in 2010, TMEC Read more about Toyota Corolla Takes The Prius Prime Route[…]

2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Making Prius Prime Look Small

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid variant was coined as the most energy-efficient vehicle in the United States, which was previously held by the BMW i3 in 2014. However, it looks like there is a new contender for this title. The latest Hyundai Ioniq Electric astonishes with its EPA-rated range of 124-miles and its Read more about 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Making Prius Prime Look Small[…]

Chevrolet Volt Not A Match For Toyota Prius Prime

The Chevrolet Volt has long held the top spot at the PHEV market. This is mostly due to its pleasant driving experience and its economic prospects. But it looks like the Volt won’t be holding the top spot anymore with the arrival of the Toyota Prius Prime. The latter may not be that appealing to Read more about Chevrolet Volt Not A Match For Toyota Prius Prime[…]