Toyota

2016 Toyota Prius - Conventional Hybrid Version

Buyers With Money Buy Teslas

“THE PEOPLE WITH MONEY BUY A TESLA.” So ends a WSJ article about declining Prius sales. TeslaMondo knew all along that Model S was becoming the new Prius, despite the price difference. The Prius has always punched above its weight class, winning customers who would ordinarily spend much more. Well, now they are…

4 days ago by Tesla Mondo 56

Toyota Prius Prime

Toyota Prius Prime Launch Delayed In Japan

Latest plug-in hybrid Toyota – the Prius Prime – is delayed in Japan. New generation Prius hybrid is best seller in home market, but the Prius Prime due undisclosed reasons will appear several months later (winter instead of fall). It’s not clear whether this delay will ultimately effect North America…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 19

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

July 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in electric vehicle sales have set a sales record in every month so far in 2016*, but something special has been happening over the past two months – year-over-year comps have been destroyed. For July, some ~13,432 plug-ins were sold, the 4th best result for any month of EV sales in the US (all…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 43

Toyota Mirai

Toyota Mirai Test Drive Review Video – Not Quite There Yet

A comprehensive walk-through of the hydrogen fuel cell Toyota Mirai, including exterior, interior, driving and refueling has been filed by Autogefühl (a favorite of ours). The conclusions however are mixed, as on one side it’s solid car, while on the other, there is dramatic/controversial designs at work, with some cheap looking details….

2 months ago by Mark Kane 117