Archive for May, 2009

2010 Toyota Prius starting price just $21,000

2010priusred270xToyota has announced the pricing for its new, 2010 Toyota Prius. The redesigned and updated hybrid stalwart will feature a host of new technology features, including:

  • four driving modes
  • steering wheel touch controls that display on the instrument panel
  • a moonroof with solar panels to power the air conditioning
  • and Intelligent Parking Assist (IPA).

Toyota promises that the new Prius will be roomier and quieter than the current model. It will also offer a plethora of safety features that are designed to keep the vehicle safe and secure in the event of an incident.

Oh, and the fuel mileage is charted to be right around 50 miles per gallon, accordingto EPA figures.

All this technology and fuel economy from a proven leader in hybrid vehicles will be available for a starting MSRP of $21,000, with the most popular model selling for about $22,000.

Here’s the full story from Toyota.


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Welcome to the new Green Family Car blog

The new 2010 Honda Insight hybrid

The new 2010 Honda Insight hybrid

We are excited to bring this new, informative resource for families who are looking to go green with their transportation choices for the purpose of 1) Saving money on fuel, 2) Reducing our dependence on fossil fuels and 3) Cleaning up the environment.

Those three points are the reason we developed As families, while we are busy with everyday activities, we still care about about the future that our children will inherit. So the Green Family Car blog is a place for us to share news and notes that are related to those three important points:
1) Saving money
2) Saving fuel
3) Cleaning up the environment.

Please help us and other families by adding your comments. Together, we CAN change the world.

– Keith Turner

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