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Old 02-23-2003, 03:17 AM
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Originally posted by Richard Eldridge
Probably the most ecological friendly cars would be the Toyota Prius or that Honda Insight 2-seater with the hybrid gas/electric engine.
I've asked three separate Toyota service departments and no one can tell me the life expectancy of a Prius battery pack. Admittedly my purpose is to find out how it affects cost of ownership more than to find out what a dead battery pack means to the environment.

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