Toyota Prius: Still the Hybrid King

August 28th, 2013 by

Named “Best Hybrid” By Edmunds.com

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The Toyota Prius remains the king of the hybrids. The Prius, which was first introduced to the world in 1997, has since sold over 3,000,000 cars worldwide. The Prius’s popularity has grown over three different generations to the point it is today. Popular worldwide, the Prius is especially popular with our Northern Virginia customers. Did you know the Prius is most popular car in Japan and California? Both markets are extremely attracted to the fuel efficiency the Prius hybrid provides.

Since the Prius was introduced to the US markets in 2000, it has seen a lot more competition in the hybrid market. But the Prius remains the King of the Hybrid market. It was the best selling hybrid by far in 2012 and continues to earn rave reviews. Edmunds.com named it their favorite hybrid noting: “…and no traditional hybrid achieves a better EPA mpg combined figure than the Toyota Prius.” Kelley Blue Book named our Prius V to their list of 10 Best Family Cars, noting that the larger Prius V includes 50 percent more cargo space while maintaining an excellent MPG.

So if you are interested in getting into your first hybrid, the Prius is the best choice. Its long history and huge popularity means you will be driving a reliable hybrid. If you would like to buy a Toyota Prius in Warrenton, VA come visit us at Warrenton Toyota today.

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