Consumer Reports Retracts flawed Hybrid Data
(I was wondering about this -- I saw their issue where they said the hybrids will never pay for themselves). They now admit their data was wrong, and will issue a retraction in the next issue. They show that in fact the HCH will save $317 and Prius $406 over the first 5 years. And that (I assume) is a "normal" driver. For those of us who do a lot of driving, that definitely goes up (not to mention all the other perks such as carpool lane for a couple years).
Here's an article on their retraction: