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

WSJ, Toyota PR Don't Know Prius Already Recalled

A confused Wall Street Journal cited a Toyota PR person, reporting that the 2008 Prius, seen yesterday accelerating out of control in California, will be the subject of a "future recall." They were wrong — it's already been recalled. » 3/09/10 4:20pm 3/09/10 4:20pm

A Guide To Tracking Your Wayward Prius

XKCD is a regular read for every nerd/geek on the English-speaking internet. Today Mr. Randall Munroe took a a good-natured jab at the Toyota Prius and its braking woes. Hey, carrots, look out! [XKCD] » 2/15/10 9:00am 2/15/10 9:00am

Toyota Announces 2010 Toyota Prius Recall During Super Bowl, Jerks

As we've already reported, the worldwide 2010 Toyota Prius recall is happening. We guess they thought by letting it slip while the Super Bowl was happening we wouldn't notice. Oh, we noticed. » 2/07/10 9:18pm 2/07/10 9:18pm