Monday, 4 June 2007
Today’s fun and games focused (har, har: not quite—didn’t look at Fords!) on test driving and checking out a brand new Prius. To replace the Honda, which we’ve almost internalized as Gone. Never to return. Sadly. Well, prices were higher than quoted, when (slimy) sales-dude finally got to actual numbers (rather than “twenty-four and change”—that one became 28K when tax, tag, title, and some $600 BS charge were added). We’re thinking about waiting until the new models are released in the fall.
We’re thinking Green trumps all. Plus we haven’t been able to discover a downside to the Prius—other than it being a Toyota, and Toyota being world’s top seller of vehicles, so buying a Toyota would make us a kind of human sheep….