The Full 24-Minutes-Long Runaway Prius 911 Tape

Here's the full 24-minutes-long 911 tape between the California Highway Patrol dispatcher and the runaway Prius driver. Dissect away. NSFW language. » 3/10/10 10:40am 3/10/10 10:40am

Runaway Prius 911 Tape: "I'm Over 90!"

The dramatic 911 emergency call from James Sikes, the driver of yesterday's runaway Toyota Prius, indicates how frightened he was and how aware CHP dispatchers are of the procedure needed to stop a Prius. Audio below the jump. » 3/09/10 7:02pm 3/09/10 7:02pm

Japanese Daily Reports Toyota To Boost Prius Output 70% In 2009

The super-best number one awesome automaker from the land of the rising sun is planning to flood the world with smug, cranking up output of its gas-electric Prius Hybrid 70% by the end of next year, according to the Nikkan Kogyo industry daily. If Toyota achieves its goal, annual Prius output would be somewhere north… » 7/25/08 8:30am 7/25/08 8:30am

2009 Toyota Prius

The manly men over at World Car Finns snagged themselves a closer set of shots of the 2009 Toyota Prius than the ones we showed you a few weeks ago. These new shots show in much greater detail the minor nature of the mid-cycle refresh of the world's number one super awesome hybrid, showing a grin that could make… » 9/27/07 7:30am 9/27/07 7:30am