Works for me
By flyguy on
2010 Toyota Prius II 4dr Hatchback (1.8L 4cyl gas/electric hybrid CVT)
Great mileage without sacrificing ride, handling or sound proofing. 70 mph over the mountains on the freeway with no straining or screaming engine. Solid build quality with no rattles or squeaks. Hybrid system does it's thing very unobtrusively - At 70 mph downhill on the freeway you glance at the display and see the gas engine is off, instantaneous mpg meter showing 100+ mpg. Base model well equipped. Didn't need the extra bells and whistles and you still get cruise control, alloy wheels (under the plastic covers), cd, aux audio input and more. Carries a lot of stuff with hatchback flexibility.
I can just drive it like a regular car and get great gas mileage. Best ride/power/quiet combination for a high gas mileage car.
Not much to complain about: Ditch the reverse beep. It can be turned off by the dealer, but shouldn't be there standard. I'd like to have a display of the coolant temps selectable on the multipage display. Seems like a simple software change would add it.