Prius sales down more than 45% in the US

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  1. Eskimo Yo-Yo

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    http://www.businessgreen.com/business-green/news/2243569/sales-stall-prius-big-japan

    ouch, I saw a commercial that showed a prius with a solar roof that could help cool your car in direct sunlight, looked pretty neat

     
  2. hsmith

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    All the hippys don't practice what they preach and buy them.
     
  3. Thumpin'Ram

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    maybe because prius owners are they type that keep their cars for long periods of time?
     
  4. hsmith

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    I guess you have to actually have a job to afford one.
     
  5. nuclear

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    Toyota has already admitted the solar roof is just a gimmick.
     
  6. MAD PUNK inDC

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    not a big enough gain really when you consider other fuel efficient cars.
     
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    smug faggots
     
  8. Eskimo Yo-Yo

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    I don't care what they call it, I like it :o
     
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    lolololol
     
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    Maybe because all the previous Prius owners talk about getting taunted on the road by people like me.
     
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  12. OneTwo

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    so vehicle sales are down compared to last year.

    You dont say :hsugh:
     
  13. losbastardos

    losbastardos Pass me the ringer, Knave; we’ll hand it down. OT Supporter

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    the mazda 929 had a solar roof back in the fucking 90's to run cooling fans.
     
  14. BaronVonBullshit

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    but but but toyota cant have sales drop too... it's toyota
     
  15. Eskimo Yo-Yo

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    they should make a retrofit kit
     
  16. losbastardos

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    go steal parts off one of the 5 929's sold ever.
     
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    Maybe the fuel savings isn't worth the extra price tag? :hsughno:
     
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    how about the Honda Insight? Any sales data for that one?
     
  20. nuclear

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  21. losbastardos

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    jeremy clarkson gave it two thumbs up
     
  22. sea bass

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    prius :rofl:

    they look ridiculous on the road
     
  23. BaronVonBullshit

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    i might buy a focus or flex :hs:
     
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    But people want small cars the guberment said so.
     

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