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As much as members of the public (and petrolheads in particular) like to poke fun at the Prius, the car’s appeal actually has much to do with its image. It was there at the genesis of the “green” car and no other hybrid is as well-known in the public domain as Toyota’s hybrid.
The definitive shape of green motoring and pioneer of consumer-viable hybrid technology has undergone a number changes to keep it fresh for 2012. Never before has a combined fuel consumption figure of 3,9 litres/100 km looked so inviting and goes some way to explaining the world-wide sales success of the Prius.
Although Toyota’s hybrid model, the Prius, has been available for some time now, to date only one model has been offered.