PHOTO CAPTION: 2010 Plug-in Prius similar to that driven by the author.

Test Driving the Prius PHV in Ireland

Admittedly 'lazy' test driver in Ireland finds excuses not to plug in the Prius.

Published: 04-Aug-2010

By Eddie Cunningham

Imagine yourself stretched out on the couch for hours, blissfully alone with uninterrupted viewing of your favourite programmes.

Then a repeat of Oireachtas Report clunks on to the screen and you realise the remote control isn't working any more and there's no one around to physically change channels for you.


Toyota FT-86 Hybrid Electric Concept Car

The concept uses a 2.0 liter engine developed by Saburu and is billed as being "green", though Toyota has yet to reveal how it achieves that moniker.

Recall includes Lexus HS 250h hybrid.

Recall includes 437,000 units of its 2010 Prius, Sai, Prius PHV (plug-in hybrid) and Lexus HS250h hybrids globally.

Toyota and Tesla are collaborating on an all-electric version of the RAV4 sport utility vehicle.

Electric version of RAV4 is being jointly developed by Toyota and Tesla, picking up where original RAV4 EV left off nearly a decade ago.


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