Really?  A lie?  Puh-leeze.

All they were saying was that it gets carpool lane access.  That's true, and 
the point of showing carpool lane access sticker.

So they showed the wrong color sticker (that wasn't on the car). Big deal. A 
distinction without a difference from a practical standpoint.

Have a glass of a nice Cabernet.

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> On Oct 25, 2017, at 8:36 PM, brucedp5 via EV <ev@lists.evdl.org> wrote:
> 
> 
> 
> A local Toyota TV ad was pushing Prius Prime (which is not an EV).
> Yet, it prominently had a white CA hov (car pool lane) sticker shown on the
> upper right of the TV screen ad (as if the Prius Prime was an EV, which it
> isn't, its a hybrid which can only have a green CA hov sticker).
> 
> You can see the white sticker 7 seconds into their video:
> 
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNKjDb5UO4A
> Wouldn't It Be Nice - Prius Prime - 0:17
> 4 hours ago - Uploaded by Scott Skougard ...
> 
> For those that can't load the video, see the white hov sticker shown in the
> thumbnail image on:
> 
> https://www.google.com/search?q=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DJNKjDb5UO4A
> 
> 
> Here are images of the correct sticker a prius prime should display:
> 
> https://attachments.priuschat.com/attachment-files/2017/01/119524_image.jpeg
> 
> https://attachments.priuschat.com/attachment-files/2017/02/120945_IMG_0226.jpg
> 
> https://attachments.priuschat.com/attachment-files/2017/02/120944_IMG_0225.jpg
> 
> 
> Clearly, Toyota TV ad is lying, ... again.
> Not a big lie perhaps, but it gives you that bad taste of how
> sneaky-deceptive automakers are.
> 
> https://www.google.com/search?q=car+ads+that+lie+to+you
> 
> 
> 
> 
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