Over the past ten years, U.S. Prius owners have saved enough money in fuel costs* to maintain Yosemite National Park for an estimated 77 years**.
Over the past ten years, U.S. Prius owners have saved enough fuel to drive around Earth an estimated 1,592,312 times.***
Prius has done more to help the environment than any other car in the world.
2012 Toyota Prius received the NHTSA 5-Star Overall Safety Rating****
The Toyota Prius was named one of the Best Family Cars of 2011 and 2010 by Edmunds.com and Parents Magazine.
Toyota Prius, over 2 million sold worldwide.*****
* - Based on average EPA-estimated combined mpg rating of Prius vs. all new MY01-MY10 cars, 10,000 miles/year, and average U.S. gas prices including taxes. Fueleconomy.gov. Actual mileage will vary. US Energy Information Administration.
** - Based on the average of Yosemite National Park's enacted budget from 1997 through 2010, and the requested budget for 2011.
*** - Based on average EPA-estimated combined mpg rating of Prius vs. all new MY01-MY10 cars and 10,000 miles/year. Fueleconomy.gov. Actual mileage will vary.
**** - Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov)
***** - Based on manufacturer's sales data through September 2010.