A quick Labor Day weekend trip to Columbus gave us the best mileage yet in the Prius with the MFD showing 55.5 MPG for just under our 300-mile trip. We currently have a little over 3,000 miles on the car. We made a quick stop at Trader Joe’s and parked our Prius next to a […]
I ran across this interesting document that shows the amount of emissions of a Prius or Civic hybrid compared to those of other cars. Some people are angry that hybrid vehicles are allowed in HOV lanes with out any passengers, claiming it clogs traffic. But how many people would have to ride in a typical […]
Check out these photos and story of a Prius that was rear-ended and spun into another lane and hit again.
In preparation for our first road trip, a milk run to see Ann’s dad near Dayton, I did the first oil change on the Prius (oil changed on 6/16/07 at 952 miles with a Mobil 1 filter). After reading a lot of good things about Trop Artic semi-synthetic oil at Bob is the Oil Guy […]
We purchased a Toyota Prius on May 18th when my wife’s work car came off its lease. This is a long post but I hope it serves as a primer to those interested in how a Prius works and what lead to our decision to buy this car. The first thing to know is that […]