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Best Car for College Students:#11-Toyota Prius February 12, 2008

Filed under: students,Toyota — SnotNosed @ 2:08 am

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Price: $21,610
EPA Fuel Economy (City/Hwy): 48/45 mpg (est)
Crash tests: 5 stars frontal, 5 stars side; Good frontal offset, Good side

The environmentally friendly Prius is at its most efficient in stop-and-go driving, which will suit congested campus areas–and tight gas budgets–very well. The trouble-free Prius is also rated at the top by Consumer Reports for reliability and gets 4.5 stars out of 5 from J.D. Power in Overall Quality–Mechanical.

 

Best Car for College Students:#3-Toyota Corolla January 30, 2008

Filed under: students,Toyota — SnotNosed @ 2:52 am
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Price: $16,820
EPA Fuel Economy (City/Hwy): 26/35 mpg
Crash tests: 5 stars frontal, 4 stars side; Good frontal offset, Acceptable side

The Corolla is one of the best, most trouble-free cars available. Fuel economy is stellar, Consumer Reports rates reliability tops, and the Corolla ranks 4.5 out of 5 stars in J.D. Power’s Overall Quality — Mechanical. Make sure you option up to both the seat-mounted side airbags and side curtain bags, along with ABS