The 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-in vastly improves the flexibility and potential economy of the standard Prius formula with the simple addition of a power cable and larger, more efficient battery pack.
Toyota renames the Prius Plugin as the Prius Prime for the 2017 model year, using the all-new Prius hybrid model as the basis for this more efficient, more electric version.
The newly named Toyota Prius Prime, launched at the New York auto show, comes out as one of the most efficient production cars while still burning gasoline.
The car will have three power trains in total -- standard gas-electric hybrid, plug-in hybrid and battery-electric.
Rolling out in hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fully electric variants, Hyundai's new green car platform takes on everything from the Prius to the Leaf.
After a little more than three years on the market, the plug-in hybrid Volt is approaching 60,000 units sold. Is that enough momentum to compete with the mind share of the Prius and Tesla? We ask General Motors.
More battery, more range, more questions.
The Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid has headed right to the top of our wanted list thanks to stonking economy and an eye-opening price tag.
CNET gets a preview drive in the Toyota Prius Plug-in, the upcoming Prius that can be recharged from the grid.
CNET got an early preview drive in the new Toyota Prius Plug-in. With its grid-rechargeable lithium ion battery pack, the new Prius promises 87 mpg equivalent.