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  • Toyota struggles to save breakthrough Prius hybrid
    As an updated 2019 version of the Prius gets ready to roll into U.S. showrooms, Toyota is facing a difficult situation. Sales of the Prius have been tumbling for several years and were down 23.2 percent for the first 11 months of 2018.
    CNBC.  Sun, 16 Dec 2018 15:00 GMT.
  • Toyota to supply Grab with hybrid cars
    Toyota Motor will supply some 1,500 petrol-electric Prius cars to ride-hailing firm Grab in Singapore fitted with black-box recorders that will help the Japanese carmaker gain insights into how its cars are being used.
    Straits Times.  Sat, 15 Dec 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
  • Toyota's awd Prius, hybrid Corolla underscore commitment to cars
    The addition of an all-wheel-drive Prius and a hybrid Corolla reflect Toyota's search for niches and frontiers where it can generate incremental volume and higher profits from its core car models.
    AutoNews.com.  Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:15:00 EST.  Subscription may be required.
  • AutoNews Now: BMW, Volvo on trade tiffs, effect on U.S. plants
    BMW, Volvo on trade tiffs, effect on U.S. plants; Study: All things considered, we'd rather not drive; China sales skid; VW to invest in Ford's AV partner?; When a Prius sees snow.
    AutoNews.com.  Fri, 9 Nov 2018 15:00:00 EST.  Subscription may be required.
  • Toyota Recalls More Than 800,000 Prius Vehicles In U.S.
    The recall addresses the way the cars respond if their hybrid systems run into problems. They're designed to enter a fail-safe or "limp home" driving mode, but in certain conditions they can stall.
    Bill Chappell.  NPR.  Fri, 05 Oct 2018 12:14:00 -0400.
  • Toyota recalls 1 million Prius, C-HR vehicles due to fire risk
    About 192,000 Prius cars in U.S. are affected after an engine wire short caused one case of smoke in Japan
    CBS News.  Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:58:25 +0000.
  • Kia Niro Hybrid Could Be Legitimate Prius Fighter, And EV Version Is Likely On The Way
    The Kia Niro hybrid and plug-in hybrid are not widely known in the marketplace yet, but beat Toyota's Prius on combining fuel economy and utility. An all-electric version seems to be on the way too.
    By David Kiley, Contributor.  Forbes.  Wed, 28 Feb 2018 10:27:00 -0500.
  • Toyota Facing Lawsuits Alleging It Weakened Prius Mileage
    Some Prius owners think a software 'fix' to keep the inverter from overheating has reduced the hybrid's fuel efficiency. Toyota disagrees.
    By Sebastian Blanco, Contributor.  Forbes.  Thu, 22 Feb 2018 16:02:00 -0500.
  • Madmen are Building a 1,000-HP, Hellcat-Powered Prius
    Some enthusiasts still view the Toyota Prius as the boogeyman — a car designed to steal your soul and the fun of driving. ...
    Etahaney.  Motor Trend.  Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:30:05 +0000.

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