The Night of the Living Prius
Toyota held an event for Prius enthusiasts in the New
York City area last Thursday night.
Not exactly the high-quality syllogism you've learned not to expect from this blog, but there you have it. Let me tell you about the event:
Let me tell you about me:
Since you can find the official photos and the official information on the Toyota web site, I'll just offer some impressions and photos here. Some of the photos are clickable for larger versions.
The Highlight was this display of the vital hybrid components including the electric system!
Tempted? I am and I'm not. I definitely plan to buy the Gen 3 Prius, but I'm going to wait for the plug-in. Although this version seems better in every respect, my 2005 has about 80k miles and I expect it to hold out (easily!) for another year or two as necessary. Of course I asked "When will we be able to get the plug-in" and of course I was answered "it's being tested and we don't know." That may even be the truth.
NP: "I Will Possess Your Heart" - Death Cab for Cutie (but I have been listening to Melanie)