Posts tagged "wagon"

2015 Volvo V60 T5 - Sport Vagn Ho - Review

"Parked Near Jets", the Power Blue Metallic 2015 Volvo V60 T5 Drive-E compact executive 5-door sport wagon has landed in the U.S.<br> <br> Starting price for front-drive models is $35,300. In well-equipped Premier Plus trim, with Sport and BLIS driver assistance packages make that $42,225.<br>
“Drive…He Said” sighs each time Europeans or Australians receive an elongated five-door Touring/ Estate version of some luxury sports sedan or another. From the land of pickled herring, Henning Mankell mysteries and assemble-it-yourself furniture, Volvo has always been a notorious proponent of the station wagon. Perhaps not since the early 1970′s P1800ES three-door “Shooting Brake” has... Read more »

2012 Toyota Prius V - A Stretched Rude Gesture Towards Gas Prices

The 2012 Toyota Prius V. A "super-sized" wagon version of the world's most popular family gas-electric hybrid car, prepares for battle against rising gasoline prices.
Just some Facts: -% Increase Americans have paid in Price Per Gallon of unleaded fuel: 150% (between 2003 and 2012) -Barrels of crude oil consumed by U.S. each year: 6.9 billion barrels - Motor vehicle petroleum consumption as a % of total annual U.S. consumption: 44% -Total annual petroleum yield of  U.S. oil fields: 2... Read more »

2012 Toyota Prius V - Cutting It Close aka Guided Parallel Parking Video

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When we recently took delivery of the 2012 Toyota Prius V Five, here at “Drive…He Said,” we called the optional, optional Advanced Technology Package “a Maraschino cherry atop a $36,300 Matterhorn sundae of family gas-electric hybrid wagons.” Consider that the $5580 price of the package makes up about 25% of the base M.S.R.P. of a... Read more »
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