0

Toyota’s Prius has loomed above the U.S. hybrid sales landscape ever since it and Honda’s Insight ushered in the hybrid era in 2000, but of late, the Prius has been losing some of its lion’s share. Redesigned in 2009, and launched in the U.S. in 2010, for the past few years the third-generation Prius – […]

+ Read More
0

Toyota announced today that it is lowering the price of its 2014 Prius Plug-in hybrid models by over $2,000 for the base and over $4,000 for the Advanced version. The new entry level suggested price will start at at $29,990, and the company said this repositioning involves no reduction in vehicle content. As for that […]

+ Read More
0

A company focusing on getting out of automotive leases revealed hybrids and green vehicles leases are rising in popularity. Swapalease.com, describing itself as the nation’s largest car lease marketplace, offers insight into which car and truck lease segments are in demand based on year-over-year changes in inventory listings. Cars in the Green/Hybrid segment led all […]

+ Read More
0

We keep hearing it, and numbers don’t lie: the market for hybrid-electric and alternative fueled vehicles is growing, and in a recent data mining exercise, Ward’s Auto commented on the continued expansion. Most noteworthy perhaps, is from 2011 to 2012 a 64-percent spike in U.S. consumer sales of hybrids took place with sales, according to […]

+ Read More