Report: Toyota Tweaking Prius Plug-In Recharging, Drive Modes

phil
the use of the word stupid sure goes a long way in conversation (that is sarcasm if you didn't know). if you do some research, you will understand that a small solar panel on the top of a car is nowhere near enough to charge the battery - it is however enough to keep a small fan running to cool the interior of the car.
John
I live in a mountainous area, and being able to use regenerative braking to fully charge the battery could possibly allow me to make it all the way to work and back mostly on electric. While I'm sure Toyota has its reasons, limiting regeneration to only 60% is a HUGE negative.
barry
Two things: 1. I REQUIRE black interior, NOT gray! 2. Why doesn't the solar roof recharge the battery? Are you stupid or something?

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