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Ten Used Hybrid Cars To Consider Steering Clear Of: UPDATED

Ten Used Hybrid Cars To Consider Steering Clear Of: UPDATED

Some used cars are better bets than others. And just as new hybrid cars vary in efficiency, driving quality, and sales volume, some used hybrids may be a more conservative bet than others. A used Toyota Prius is by far the most familiar and most numerous hybrid, with more than 7 million sold... read more

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2010 Lexus HS 250h

Green-Car Death List: 2012 Models To Which We Bid Adieu

Every year, some car models pass from our midst, often dying quietly and unnoticed. Here's our list of the green cars that are no longer with us. There were, of course, more... read more May 22, 2012 by  11

2011 Lexus HS 250h

Lexus Discontinues The HS 250h Hybrid, Quietly

“It’s better to burn out, than to fade away,” once penned songwriter Neil Young, addressing the hazards of a life lived in the spotlight. If you were a fan... read more May 17, 2012 by  2

2011 Lexus CT 200h compact hybrid hatchback, road test, June 2011

2011 Lexus CT 200h Compact Hybrid Hatch: First Drive Review

The 2011 Lexus CT 200h pretty much occupies a class of one. At the moment, it’s the sole luxury compact hybrid hatchback sold in the U.S. And it’s a dedicated... read more June 27, 2011 by  0

2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid

Only One Hybrid Car Pays Back Its Owners; Know Which One?

One of the criticisms of hybrid cars has historically been that there's no payback, especially given the cheap gasoline prices in the U.S. The extra money you spend on a... read more August 9, 2010 by  22

2010 Lexus HS 250h

2010 Lexus HS 250h Luxury Hybrid Not Selling As Expected

Last summer, when we first drove the 2010 Lexus HS 250h luxury hybrid--and then did a full test drive--we were quite puzzled by it. Neither as fuel efficient as a hybrid nor... read more May 7, 2010 by  0

2010 Lexus HS 250h

2010 Lexus HS 250h Review

Not even a year old, Lexus HS 250h has already endured its fair share of criticisms: It's not as fuel efficient as the Prius. It's more expensive than the Prius. Its brakes... read more March 1, 2010 by  0

2011 Lexus CT 200h teaser

2011 Lexus CT 200h Hybrid Hatch: U.S. Buyers Need Not Apply

Much has been written about U.S. car buyers' aversion to hatchbacks, with many citing the relative sales of the Volkswagen Jetta four-door sedan over its five-door Golf... read more February 15, 2010 by  1

2010 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius Recall Guide: Sudden Acceleration & Brake Safety

With news this morning of yet another potential Toyota safety problem (steering in 2009 and 2010 Corolla models), it's increasingly hard to keep track of which models are... read more February 9, 2010 by  8

2010 Toyota Prius

RECALL: 2010 Toyota Prius, Lexus HS250h For ABS Software Update

As expected, Toyota has announced a recall for its 2010 Toyota Prius and 2010 Lexus HS 250h models to update the anti-lock braking system (ABS) software. The new software... read more February 9, 2010 by  2

2010 Audi A3 TDI named Green Car of the Year, 2009 LA Auto Show

Green Car Sales: Winners and Losers of 2009

It's beginning to look as if the worst is over for U.S. auto sales. The year that just closed was, in the immortal words of Queen Elizabeth II, an annus horribilis, with only... read more January 7, 2010 by  2

Lexus magazine auto editor Clark Heideger in a 2010 Lexus HS 250h hybrid sedan

How To Get 85 MPG In a 2010 Lexus HS 250h Hybrid: Go Downhill

You have to give corporate PR guys some credit when they publish an article on the astoundingly high mileage their car got in a road test, and then dismiss the whole thing as... read more January 5, 2010 by  1

2010 Toyota Prius rolls onto the Detroit stage at its global debut in January 2009

EPA's Most Climate-Friendly Cars: All About Fuel Efficiency

The dirty little secrets of Top 10 lists are in the methodology, as Forbes found out with its weirdly inaccurate "10 Dirtiest Cars" list. (It's the end of the year, so it's... read more December 22, 2009 by  5

Toyota Hybrid Concept 2

Toyota to Debut New Hybrid Concept at NAIAS

Toyota has gained a considerable hybrid market share with the dedicated hybrid model the Prius. This single vehicle has outsold all other hybrid models and continues to set... read more December 15, 2009 by  0

2010 Toyota Prius

Prius Patent Problems? Trade Panel to Investigate Infringement Claim

A U.S. trade panel has agreed to investigate claims that Toyota infringed privately held patents in designing its hybrid electric vehicles. Toyota is widely acknowledged to... read more October 12, 2009 by  3

Audi A3 TDI clean diesel - European model

2010 Audi A3 TDI Priced at $30K, $8K Over 2010 VW Golf TDI

As of November, you'll have two choices if you want a compact five-door hatchback with a clean diesel engine. One is the brand-new 2010 Audi A3 TDI, which was just given a... read more September 3, 2009 by  3


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