Odograph will be happy to hear that Consumer Reports has admitted error: some hybrids save money after all.
Including fuel savings and tax credits, Consumer Reports said, the Toyota Prius hybrid would save about $400 over five years and the Honda Civic hybrid would save about $300 compared with conventionally powered models.
The magazine said it overestimated depreciation of the cars in arriving at its initial conclusion.
I guess the
millions thousands tens zero people who were staying away from hybrids for this reason can now put them back on the shopping list.
(See original thread on CR report here.)