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2016 Toyota Prius Unveiled
Toyota had confirmed last month that it will unveil the 2016 Toyota Prius this month, it has done precisely that at an event in Las Vegas today. The new Prius comes with a major design change which Toyota refers to as a “striking exterior design” that’s “easy on the eyes,” though judging by the reactions online it appears that quite a few people find fault with the way the new Prius […]

Next Generation Toyota Prius Will Be Unveiled In September
It’s safe to say that Toyota played a major part in popularizing hybrid cars in the global car market with the Prius, this particular hybrid is one of the most popular cars of its kind available in the market. The Prius has largely remained the same since a major revamp back in 2009 so it’s about time that a next generation model was unveiled, and Toyota has confirmed that it […]

Toyota has high hopes for new Prius plug-in hybrids
Toyota by far and large is the most successful manufacturer of hybrid vehicles in the world, and their latest target for the Prius plug-in hybrids? 50,000 units worldwide each year. Other competitors such as Honda did try in the past to combat the Prius with three generations of Civic hybrids, not to mention another two generations of Insight hybrids, but all those efforts have failed miserably to date in terms […]

Toyota Prius V experiences launch delay in Japan
It is no surprise that Toyota’s Prius V (2012 model) which was supposed to go on sale in the Land of the Rising Sun at the end of next month will be rescheduled, as production delays were a natural consequence of the March 11th earthquake. According to Toyota’s official statement, the company did make a mention of plant closings, supply chain issues and damage that happened to Japanese Toyota dealerships […]

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Toyota Prius sans conducteur de Google
Les voitures qui se conduisent toutes seules doivent être la dernière lubie, et après qu’en Allemagne, certains en ont fait une, Google a également fait quelque chose de similaire, transformant une Toyota Prius en une voiture contrôlée par ordinateur (qu’on aimerait bien posséder). La voiture utilise une série de caméras et un laser monté sur le toit, pour voir ce qui se passe autour d’elle. Le résultat, c’est une voiture […]

Toyota to deliver half dozen hybrid vehicles by 2012
Toyota hasn’t had the best of times recently after years of stellar growth. Well, the Japanese automaker’s executive vice president Takeshi Uchiyamada recently announced that they will be introducing another six new hybrid vehicles before 2012 is over, and one of these would be a plug-in version of the Prius. We look forward to see just how the plug-in Prius will fare should it be introduced Stateside come 2012, considering […]

MotoCzysz E1pc Electric Bike Is Fast
Photo courtesy of AmadeusPhotography.comDo you think that electric vehicles are puny little things that can’t muster enough speed? If you do, that’s probably because you haven’t checked out the MotoCzysz E1pc, an electric bike that sports a whole bunch of batteries, about 10 times the capacity of the Toyota Prius, giving it enough juice to reach speeds of 140 mph. The added bonus is that it looks really cool and […]

Kyocera Solar Panels On New Prius
Toyota will be offering their Prius with an option to add on Polycrystalline Si solar cells from Kyocera Corp. in Japan, where the said solar panel comprises of three dozen cells arranged nicely in six rows and an equal number of columns. Each cell will be half the size of the standard 15 x 15cm cell, boasting a cell conversion efficiency of 16.5% to deliver a maximum output of fifty-odd […]