2017 Prius Prime: A Toyota Prius Plug-In You Can Love

The 2017 Prius Prime looks good, delivers 25 miles of electric range and in hybrid mode gets 54 mpg in combined city/highway driving. _____ (Article updated 10/4/17 to include  EPA efficiency rating of 133 MPG-e.) _____ Toyota hit an uncharacteristic blooper with its last plug-in hybrid Prius, but it well may have a home run … Read more »

HOV Lane Stickers Limit Lifted for Calif. PHEVs

Plug-in hybrid shoppers in California won’t have to worry until 2019 about getting HOV lane stickers enabling them to drive without passengers in the state’s carpool, or high-occupancy vehicle, lanes. [Estimated Reading Time: 1 minute.] The state’s legislature has voted to allow an unlimited number of those carpool lane stickers – green for plug-in hybrids … Read more »