PRIUS HAS WINTER WEATHER TESTING:
SWS Prius has experienced more then severe wether.. the car has incredible driveability in winter weather. John has this car in mountain driving conditions of the Rockies, Sierras, and Pikes peak region with large amounts of snowfall Since 2010 John has logged over 100K winter miles in Toyota Prius Gen 2 and Gen 3 models.
Special Teams included with ABC News personality Dallas Raines. Since 2012, John Hallen has host ABC senior meteorologist Dallas in direct tornadic supercell storm intercepts every year. John also uses the Prius in Southern California to document weather events for ABC7.
Storms intercepted with this Toyota Prius has aired multiple times on ABC covering extreme severe weather.
ABC7 Chief Meteorologist Dallas Raines personally witnessed the behavior of this car first hand since the 2019 severe weather seasons in Tornado Alley.
Here is what Mr. Raines says about the Prius:
"the way this car behaves in severe weather driveability is unbelievable. This car and Jony H, the perfect fit for tornado intercepting. Jony H is one of the best capturing tornadoes on a regular basis. That Prius is the best".