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A Brief History of the Toyota Prius- 4 Generations and Still Going Strong!

Few cars in history can be looked back upon as truly revolutionary and industry-altering. One such vehicle is none other than the Toyota Prius: Another proud Nippon innovation. The main selling point, of course, is the mileage, it just keeps getting better with age (like good wine): First: 16KM/L, Second: 22KM/L, Third: 31KM/L, Fourth: 40KM/L).…

Tidbits from the Tokyo Motor Show and What to Expect in 2017

The Tokyo Motor Show is one of the biggest auto shows in the world with a display of unique car models by automobile brands from Japan and across the world. It is held once every two years in the months of October and November. It usually displays more hybrid and concept cars than regular ones…

The Reasons Behind the Rise in Hybrid Cars in Japan

From January to June 2014, close to 540,000 hybrid vehicles were sold in Japan, a 35% increase from this same period in the previous year. In 2015, more hybrid models have been introduced to the Japanese market and the popularity continues to grow./ It’s been the same ever since the introduction of the original Toyota…