Best Bet
(4.6) 39 reviews
MSRP: $2,354$8,894
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 56
Engine: 76-hp, 1.5-liter I-4 (gas hybrid)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 2-speed CVT w/OD
2005 Toyota Prius

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4.6

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Best car I've ever had

by Jim from San Franciicso Bay area on January 30, 2011

I bought it for economy, but found that it does everything else well. Roomy, quiet, comfortable, fun to drive, and surprisingly peppy. Nearing 100,000 miles with no unscheduled maintenance.

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