Toyota Prius Vs. Honda Civic Hybrid: "This One's Gonna Be Insane!"

First, this post dovetails nicely with the Ask the B&B question on homoerotic truck ads. I mean, if the testosterone-laden Torque.tv's announcer's tongue isn't firmly in his cheek, well… Anyway, the video also suggest a click on over to Paul Niedermeyer's excellent editorial on the coming showdown between the 2010 Prius and the 2010 Honda Hybrid. Personally, I find the producer's choice of cartoon clown xylophone background music a bit OTT. But I'm glad the torque team pointed out that a properly-flogged Prius can suck more unleaded than a 'Vette. It brings back fond memories of the time I tried to discover how much gas I could use in a Prius. I never got it below 17mpg. Guess I wasn't trying hard enough.

H2H Ep12, Honda Civic Hybrid Vs. Toyota Prius


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  • Shaker Shaker on Aug 19, 2008

    "The Civic Hybrid just looks like a Civic, and goes fast backwards." Expert assessment... That "half-fast" xylophone music is secret code for "we don't take these cars seriously".

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