Toyota Prius

What's the Best Car for a First-Time Driver?

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Feb 16 06:00:02 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — First-time drivers often dream of fast, sleek sports cars. But really, that's about the worst choice you can make — whether you're the owner-to-be or, ahem, the bank. (That's the parents.) New drivers need safe, reliable transportation that… Read More

What's the Best Car for a First-Time Driver?

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Feb 16 06:00:02 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — First-time drivers often dream of fast, sleek sports cars. But really, that's about the worst choice you can make — whether you're the owner-to-be or, ahem, the bank. (That's the parents.) New drivers need safe, reliable transportation that… Read More

Hyundai Prices 2017 Ioniq Hybrid and EV

By Fred Meier on Tue Feb 14 12:52:44 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Hyundai has announced pricing for the first two models of its Ioniq dedicated line of electrified sedans, with the gas-electric hybrid starting at $23,035. The battery-electric Ioniq will start at $30,335; all prices include destination. Related: 2017 Hyundai Ioniq:… Read More

2017 Tesla Model S, BMW i3 Disappoint in Crash Tests

By Brian Wong on Wed Feb 01 15:03:15 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety recently crash-tested two all-electric and two plug-in hybrid vehicles, and the results are mixed. While the plug-in 2017 Toyota Prius Prime and 2017 Chevrolet Volt earned the agency's top rating of Top… Read More

How Does the Toyota Prius Handle Winter?

By Bill Jackson on Wed Jan 18 06:00:20 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Often when I hit the trails on my cross-country skis, I notice many SUVs and all-wheel-drive cars in the parking lot. But the Toyota Prius is also prevalent, and that got me wondering, "How well does the Prius… Read More

Toyota Adds Safety Upgrades to 2017 Prius C

By Aaron Bragman on Wed Jan 11 15:51:37 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Toyota is giving its tiny Prius c hybrid a mild refresh for 2017 along with some important safety feature upgrades. For 2017, the Toyota Safety Sense-C suite of electronic safety systems is standard on all grades of the inexpensive compact hybrid… Read More

2017 Eco-Friendly Car of the Year: Toyota Prius

By Mike Hanley on Tue Jan 10 18:29:21 GMT-06:00 2017

The Prius has long been the face of the hybrid segment and along the way developed a cult following of eco-conscious consumers. It remains a… Read More

Eco-Friendly Car of the Year Nominees 2017

By Cars.com Staff on Tue Jan 03 08:00:16 GMT-06:00 2017

Someone has to save the world, not to mention save money. We include hybrids, diesels and even a few fuel-sipping gas-only car  … Read More

Study Shows Which Cars Owners Keep Driving

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 15 05:00:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — You know the adage of driving a car until the wheels fall off? It turns out about 1 in 8 new-car shoppers go a long way toward doing just that. Used-car shopping website iSeeCars.com reports 12.9 percent of… Read More

IIHS Announces Initial 2017 Safety Winners

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 08 10:54:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has again toughened requirements for earning its top award, Top Safety Pick Plus. Vehicles must now have acceptable or better scores in IIHS' new headlight evaluations. Like before, they also must have… Read More

Toyota Goes Keyless With Car Sharing

By Nick Kurczewski on Wed Nov 02 10:48:52 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Toyota is following the likes of BMW, Mercedes-Benz and GM into the world of car sharing thanks to a new partnership with San Francisco-based Getaround. Related: Car-Sharing Showdown: GM's Maven vs. Zipcar Unlike other car-sharing companies, many of… Read More