Wednesday, June 01, 2005

Despite stalls, hybrids remain highly rated

Apparently hybrid owners remain satisfied with more flower, even when there is no power.

Despite a National Highway Safety Administration investivation into reports of 2004-2005 Toyota Prius vehicles stalling at freeway speeds, consumers continue to rate the hybrid among the most relaible in the automotive industry.

The Los Angeles Times reports that the complex hybrid continues to enjoy a loyal following and limited downtime, rating among the top compact cars by J.D Power & Associates three of the past five years.