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Gas vs. Hybrid Cars

Toyota Corolla Hybrid


With hybrid cars gaining ground in every segment, Austin car-buyers have more options than ever. That’s largely because hybrid technology has improved enough that some models now offer performance that rivals their gas-powered counterparts. Still, gasoline cars offer certain advantages that make them more attractive to certain drivers – like lower prices and better acceleration.

Join Toyota of Cedar Park for a look at hybrid vs. gas pros and cons and a comparison of hybrid mpg vs. gas mpg, and then check out new Toyota sedans and new SUVs for sale at our Cedar Park showroom!

Hybrid MPG vs. Gas MPG

To compare hybrid mpg vs. gas mpg, we’ll look at the fuel efficiency ratings for two Toyota models that are available with both gasoline and hybrid-electric powertrains: the 2021 Corolla sedan and the 2021 RAV4 crossover:

While the gasoline models offer impressive efficiency for their classes, there’s a significant difference between the hybrid vs. gas models. Leander drivers will need to decide whether fuel efficiency or price is the top priority.

Hybrid Cars vs. Gas Cars: Pros and Cons

Hybrid mpg vs. gas mpg differences mean that hybrids offer significant fuel savings, and other benefits like tax advantages and selectable power modes. On the other hand, drivers looking for true track-worthy performance probably won’t find what they’re looking for with a hybrid. Before we talk about hybrid vs. gas pros and cons, check out some key hybrid advantages and disadvantages below:

Advantages of Hybrid Cars

  • Higher mileage
  • Cleaner energy
  • Higher resale value
  • Reduced fuel dependence

Disadvantages of Hybrid Cars

  • High-maintenance
  • No sport-tuned suspensions

The biggest benefit of hybrid-electric vehicles is the optimum mileage. But if you’re looking for a speedy, high-performance vehicle for your Georgetown joyrides, then a gasoline car may be your best bet:

Advantages of Gasoline Cars

  • More power
  • More economical price tag
  • Lower maintenance cost
  • Better agility, acceleration, and speed

Disadvantages of Gasoline Cars

  • Lower mileage
  • Harmful emissions
2021 Toyota RAV models in different colors

Compare Toyota Hybrid Cars vs. Gas Cars at Toyota of Cedar Park

Looking for more info about hybrid vs. gas Toyota models? We’re happy to provide specs or tell you more about innovative all-electric models like the 2021 Toyota Venza. Contact us today or take some time to compare buying and leasing!

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