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Rating the best and worst in cars, SUVs, trucks, motorcycles, and more.


Fuel Efficiency

2021 Toyota Prius XLE AWD-e: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer With the 2021 XLE AWD-e and other hybrid models, the Toyota Prius is coming of the age of majority. It is in its 21st year and continues as the favorite among gasoline-electric vehicles in the United States, with... Continue Reading →

2017 Toyota Prius Three: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer Although it continues to be a pokey performer against most other passenger cars, the 2017 Toyota Prius hybrid sparkles on ride and handling, safety, comfort and—most important to its buyers—fuel economy. It is the most successful... Continue Reading →

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer As alternative power trains proliferate, South Korea’s biggest carmaker goes all in on a trifecta: the 2017 Hyundai Ioniq with hybrid, plug-in hybrid and dedicated electric models. Depending on the consumer response and government fuel economy... Continue Reading →

2017 Honda Accord Hybrid Touring: A DriveWays Review…

by Frank A. Aukofer The best thing about the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid is that it’s a Honda Accord. That means that it comes with all of the good stuff that has made the Accord a favorite for 40 years,... Continue Reading →

Why Fuel Efficiency Hasn’t Changed Much…

by Tod Mesirow Most people think about their car's mileage only when they get to the gas station, and realize they have to spend money for the privilege of sitting in traffic on the highway or in one of our... Continue Reading →

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