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Toyota Prius

Surely a very successful yet controversial car. Controversial as its eco-friendly credentials are perhaps not entirely clear and yet a car that has perhaps changed the "game".


But is it Cool?






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voted seriously uncool because there's nothing i can vote for thats worse than that. a hideous, hateful tin can on wheels. they should all be recycled into something that is usefull
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Why do people only pick on the Prius? What about all the other hateful Toyota hybrids? Or any other hybrids in fact?
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i hate them all, but this is a poll on the prius

tbh i think its because it was (1 of) the start of all this hybrid save the penguins and eat grass type cars.
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Deeply uncool. The Toyota Pious isn't startlingly economical, doesn't really cut the mustard at all if you run it on the motorway and the lame efforts of A-lister endorsement only adds to its vomit inducing sense of self-righteousness.
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Everytime I see one in my V8 Land Rover I make sure they know I have a V8 Land Rover

I'd rather walk than be seen in a Prius.
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Well, I guess I am the only one who is going to vote anything but "Seriously Uncool"? Well, let's be honest, the car is not cool at all, it is uncool but not for the eco-bubble. It's uncool because it drives bad and looks bad. So there you go: uncool.
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It's probably cool if your a celeb of some sort.
Nah. They know that you know they are only doing it for some eco-kudos or because they have a whacking great retainer from Toyota and there's a fleet of Bentleys, Ferraris and the like back at their massive houses. There's nothing cool trying to look something you're not.
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Deeply uncool. The Toyota Pious isn't startlingly economical, doesn't really cut the mustard at all if you run it on the motorway and the lame efforts of A-lister endorsement only adds to its vomit inducing sense of self-righteousness.
What Jim said.
For a car that is nailing it's eco-credentials to the wall above all else it's not that great and when you factor in the cradle to grave CO2s taken to make the thing, run it and dispose of it then my tatty old 156 beats it pretty squarely.

That's it's also pig ugly and apparently doesn't even drive well doesn't endear itself either!
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Mrs had one as a courtesy car a few years back when her Lexus was in for a service. I wanted to hate it, I truly did. However I really respected the engineering and technology used in it.
However at prices starting at 22000 someone is taking the ****...............
Uncool. More uncool than a knackered freezer in the middle of a desert . . . .
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Well, I guess I am the only one who is going to vote anything but "Seriously Uncool"? Well, let's be honest, the car is not cool at all, it is uncool but not for the eco-bubble. It's uncool because it drives bad and looks bad. So there you go: uncool.
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No, you aren't. You voted Seriously Uncool, I voted just Uncool
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