Placing a new definition to the word Hybrid comes the 2012 Toyota Prius Plug In Hybrid which offers cost effective gasoline electric technology. This will be the first mass marketed Toyota hybrid that gives you an electric grid for convenient battery pack charging.
There are some similarities when compared to the Prius but you will love it stand out feature. It has a battery pack that holds around thrice the energy you need to drive on electricity alone. This gives you approximately 8 to 13 miles when recharging. Also, you will be able to do your own Earth friendly cause as this gives you fuel economy.
With the Prius Plug In, you will be able to erase your range anxiety as it has a recharge at home capability powered with a lithium ion battery that gives you a high capacity and better efficiency when compared to the usual nickel metal hydride array. You will find that with its fastest recharge time, you get around 3 hours when using a 120 volt outlet. A 240 volt outlet will do if you want to go half the time. Conveniently, you also get a 24 foot long cable charger with the car.
When it comes to safety and comfort, you will find that the Prius has top safety scores as well as a space efficient interior. its is available in two body styles: the Base and the Standard. For standard entry level features you will get Led tail lights, 15 inch alloy wheels, keyless ignition and entry, automatic headlights, cruise control, full power accessories, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel, heated front seats, height adjustable driver seat, automatic climate control, navigation system and a voice recognition.
For entertainment, you get a six speaker sound system, a touch screen display, satellite and HD radio, an auxiliary audio jack and a USB and iPod interface.