Re: Are LEAF concerns evidence of anxiety?
Posted: Sat Feb 07, 2015 3:03 pm
My regular Prius faced several situations where it could have stored more battery power had it the capacity to do so. the weight penalty for such a small pack is not significantLeftieBiker wrote:The larger pack and faster-charging-from-regen lithium chemistry let it run in electric mode more than the regular Prius. People tend to average about 50 MPG with the non-PIP and 55-60 with the PIP with no charge.GetOffYourGas wrote:Is that true? I thought the PiP (Plug-In Prius) got slightly lower MPG than the regular Prius if you never charged it.LeftieBiker wrote:... the Prius PHEV. That gets higher MPG than the regular Prius when not charged