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Cons: pulls to the left slightlyBought this car new in November of 2003 and it has never missed a beat since. It now has 116k miles on it and I keep looking at new cars but this still has everything I need and still doesn't miss a beat. I'm disappointed that the new cars I'm looking at mostly don't have fold down rear seats ... this is very roomy. They get mediocre mileage ... this gets 22 city, 30+ hwy. Etc.
Pros: gas mileage
Cons: trunk spacethe car is great on gas and great driving
Good fuel economy but overall value?
Pros: Reliable, gas consumption, cargo capacity
Cons: Cost-initial nad disappointg trade-in1) The advtg of good fuel economy 45 mpg over 38500 over 3.25 yrs, mostly hwy miles, is lost taking into consideration 2) the initial price being 2000$ more than a conventional engine (non-hybrid) comparable Honda or Toyota car and 3) ins rate is higher for the Prius (State Farm, rural area, 65 yr old owner w excellent driving record) than for a new Subaru Forester 4) The Priu was reliable excpt for needing a new 12 V (not the 4,000$ or so hybrid battery) battery within a yr of purchase. 5) Resale value was utterly disappointing. Thanks to moderate gas price and Toyota's tarnished reputn, I got NOT A SINGLE offer after having advtd on cars.com for 4 months. The dealer's trade-in was also disappointingly low. Summary: My experience over 3.25 yrs of ownership shows there are better values than a Prius. Consumers Reports calculates that it'd take 8 yrs of use @15,000 miles per yr w gas at current prices, to recover the higher purch price. I'm a tree lover but not at this cost.
I love my Corolla
Pros: The sporty looks
Cons: Can't think of anythingI have no complaints against my Corolla. I love the way it drives and rides.
A great Car
Cons: the false publicity about accelerationWe love our 2010 Toyota Prius, especially the 50 plus MPG fuel consumption. We will definitely buy another one.
Pros: Fuel Economy
Cons: Very little 'do-it-yourself' maintenance possibleLove the car! Very roomy & comfortable. Plenty of zip when needed. I smile everytime I pull into the gas station.