Read more about How the Toyota Prius Killed the Honda Insight in the Hybrid Wars at AutoGuide.com.Everyone likes a good rivalry, and there are a lot of these competitive relationships when it comes to cars. Consider the Mustang vs Camaro rivalry, or the F-150 vs Silverado throw down. Or even the Camry vs the Accord.
All of these matchups are long-standing grudges and back in the early 2000s, another rivalry was just beginning, though this one didn’t involve high-horsepower muscle cars or rugged pickup trucks. This feud was all about fuel economy.