Posts Tagged ‘Toyota Prius’

A New Prius will be Tested in Europe

Saturday, May 16, 2009 5:14 No Comments

About 150 Prius vehicles belonging to a new generation will be tested in Europe by the Japanese producer  to see how these cars behave in real life. The models can be loaded from any outlet and are equipped with a new lithium-ion battery.

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Hummer H3 Hybrid gets 100 miles per gallon

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 2:34 No Comments

The hybrid engine developer Raser Technologies has presented at the the Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress in Detroit, the new electric hybrid plug-in Hummer H3 that has a 40 mile all-electric range, 268 hp and a fuel efficiency of over 100 mpg being much more greener than a Prius ( it gets about 55 [...]

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Toyota Will Launch 10 Electric Cars in the Next 5 Years

Monday, January 12, 2009 11:19 No Comments

Toyota has announced that will launch 10 new hybrid cars in the next five years. While the automotive industry is one of the most affected by the crisis, Toyota will present to the amateur public at the Detroit Auto Show, a new generation of Prius and the new Lexus HS250h hybrid.

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Toyota Hybrid Vehicles Will Be Equipped With Plant-Based Plastic Material

Tuesday, December 30, 2008 1:44 No Comments

In the next years, Toyota hybrid fleet will be equipped with ecological plastic that will be made of plants. In January at the Detroit Auto Show, Toyota will presents its new Prius equipped with “green plastic”. Another important thing to know is that these plants are not edible, being cultivated only for plastic materials use.

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In January Toyota Will Present a New Electric Concept

Saturday, December 27, 2008 7:28 No Comments

Toyota has announced that it works on a new electric vehicle. The concept will be presented next month at NAIAS (North American International Auto Show), which will take place between 11-13 January 2009. The company has made public only a picture with the concept, unfortunately only with its logo. The electric vehicle (EV) will join [...]

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Toyota Prius Could Be Used As a Generator!

Friday, December 26, 2008 5:04 1 Comment

We all know that in this period of year, in East Coast States are many ice storms. Therefore John Sweeney, a resident of Harvard, Massachusetts has revealed a new use for its Toyota Prius. He said that during the recent ice storms, the car’s battery helped keep the lights on for some locals by using [...]

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