Here's another story in today's Globe that will raise the neck hair on Prius drivers. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, at today's gas prices it would take more than nine years to pay back the average $4,000 premium on a hybrid car, as opposed to only four years when gas prices soared over $4 per gallon.
Reporter Erin Ailworth found, unsurprisingly, that most Prius owners weren't second guessing themselves. Neither are other manufacturers, as Ford and Honda prepare their hybrid assaults early next year.
- For a quick graphic overview, click here.
- Go to the IRS site to see the latest federal tax credit information on 2009 and older hybrid (and diesel) models.
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