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Happy 20th birthday to the Toyota Prius!

Red 2021 Toyota Prius Prime

“Prius,” meaning ‘first’ in Latin, accurately defines Toyota’s flagship hybrid vehicle. The first-gen Prius hit the streets in 1997 but only in Japan. Toyota successfully introduced a technology that no one had attempted before, a petrol-electric hybrid engine. With the rise in gas cost and higher interest over environmentally friendly …

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Is the Toyota Prius a Good Used Car?

Toyota Prius

The Toyota Prius Hybrid launched in 2001 in the United States and has become the best selling hybrid in the world. The first generation resembled other subcompacts at the time. When most people think of the Toyota Prius, they think of the oddly-wedge-shaped liftback that debuted in 2004. Not only …

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