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2016 Toyota Prius Revealed, Promises Up To 55 MPG Combined

The all-new 2016 Toyota Prius made a splashy debut in Las Vegas overnight, levitating above the stage before being driven into the spotlight. But despite the fanfare details were few and far between in Sin City. ALSO SEE: 2017 Bentley Bentayga Is World’s Most Powerful, Most Luxurious SUV... read more

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This is why you don't ignore flat tires. Image: WTAE

Driving Tip: You Can't Ignore A Flat Tire For Long

Life isn’t always fair, and things don’t always go as planned. Drive long enough, and you’ll eventually get a flat tire, likely at the worst possible... read more May 4, 2012 by 

Fire damage to the APR Racing Prius GT. Image: APR Racing

Toyota Prius Super GT Car Burns In Testing

Last December we brought you the unlikely news that the Toyota Prius had been approved for competition in Japan’s Super GT series. The Prius was named as a replacement... read more March 20, 2012 by 

Toyota's GT300 Prius racer

Toyota Prius To Campaign In Japan's Super GT Series: Report

It looks like the Subaru BRZ won’t be the only new entry into the GT300 class of Japan’s Super GT series. If rumors are correct, the BRZ will be running against a... read more December 6, 2011 by 

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Autonomous Toyota Prius Gives Test Rides At 2011 Tokyo Show

Unless you're a rich businessman or lazy teenager, you probably see cars as objects to drive, rather than be chauffeured in. A Toyota Prius available to test at the upcoming... read more November 23, 2011 by 

2011 Toyota FCV-R Concept

Prius C, FCV-R And FT-EV III Highlight Toyota’s Stand In Tokyo

Tomorrow is the first official press day of the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, but there’s another major automotive event taking place this month, the prestigious 2011... read more November 14, 2011 by 

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Solar Tech Could Be Improved Thanks To 13-Year Old Student

Solar panel technology has, thus far, not been of much use for automobiles. You may be able to specify a small solar panel on the 2011 Nissan Leaf or 2012 Toyota Prius, but... read more August 19, 2011 by 

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid

2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Revealed Ahead Of Frankfurt Debut

We finally get to see the plug-in hybrid version of Toyota’s top-selling Prius next month at the 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show, ahead of the car’s showroom appearance... read more August 15, 2011 by 

2011 Toyota Prius with PLUS Performance Package

PLUS Performance Package Turns 2011 Prius Into A Real TRD

Prius isn't the first name in performance, or even the 51st, but apparently there's some demand for a factory performance package for the mass-market hybrid, as Toyota has... read more June 30, 2011 by 

FutureTruck big rig concept. Image: Jeremy Singley

We Have Aerodynamic Cars, Why Not Streamlined Big Rigs?

Think automotive aerodynamics and you'll either think of aerodynamic components for reducing lift or increasing downforce, or you'll think of streamlined, low-resistance... read more June 23, 2011 by 

2012 Audi A6 all-LED headlights

7 High Tech Options, The Cheapest Cars You'll Find Them In

One of the benefits of the rapid pace of technological advancement is that economies of scale are achieved relatively easily. Sounds boring, but this means that the... read more May 27, 2011 by 

2009 Toyota FT-EV Concept

You Don't Own, You Don't Even Drive: The Future Of Cars?

It's enough to make the car enthusiast's skin crawl. Visions of autonomous cars making their way along the highway while the occupants go about their daily business. If you... read more May 23, 2011 by 

LED bulbs

Plug-n-Play LED Lighting On The Way, Gets Brighter, Cheaper

If you spend a lot of time driving you won't have failed to notice the distinctive shape of high intensity LED daytime running lights on some modern vehicles. As for LED... read more May 3, 2011 by 

MINI Connected with Pandora

BMW Serves Up Pandora For All Its 2011 Models

Like their MINI cousins before them, the 2011 BMW lineup will have access to Pandora, the music-streaming app that's colonizing car audio systems from Ford to Toyota... read more April 28, 2011 by 

Nissan LEAFs arrive in the U.K.

If Car Sales Are Strong, What Does That Mean For New College Grads?

Bloomberg notes that the sales of new cars is really high, as close to the summer in 2009 when people took advantage of the massive Cash for Clunkers discounts put forth by... read more March 16, 2011 by 

James Cameron, Suzy Amis with 2011 Chevy Volt at Global Green Pre-Oscar Party, Feb 2011

Young, Thin, & Popular: 2011 Chevrolet Volt Is Hollywood's Next Superstarlet

Hollywood is so fickle. One minute, Neve Campbell is all the rage, and the next thing you know, she's doing guest spots on Medium. (Yes, apparently it's still on.) The same... read more February 25, 2011 by 


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