2012 Prius V – More Than Just Saving Gas

There’s more “green” to the 2012 Toyota Prius than just saving gas! The available JBL® GreenEdge™ system combines a variety of new eco-sensitive technologies to achieve dramatic advances in audio technology. Offering increased performance, reduced power consumption and a lower system weight — not to mention reduced packaging requirements — the GreenEdge™ system is a…

2012 Prius Infotainment Upgrades

There’s big news for the 2012 Toyota Prius in the audio/infotainment area, with new standard systems for Prius Two, Three and Four models. The Prius Two, features a new Display Audio touch-screen system with a 6.1-inch screen. The AM/FM CD player unit offers MP3/WMA playback capability with six speakers, a USB port for iPod® connectivity,…

Toyota Prius vs Ford Fusion Hybrid

Fusion is Ford’s entry in the hybrid market. And truth be told, it’s a solid effort, representing a modern take on the American mid-size sedan with the added benefits of a hybrid powertrain. If a shopper is determined to buy from one of the Detroit-3, then Fusion is a good bet. However, if the shopper…

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2011 Prius vs. 2011 Chevrolet Volt

At the Detroit Auto Show the Volt was impressive!  It had huge crowds and won the NAIAS “Car of the Year” award. Volt is Chevrolet’s new plug-in hybrid. For a new car, it has had an unusually long and public development cycle. The car was first previewed as an auto-show concept in 2007 and has…