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Old 07-06-2009, 08:26 AM   #11 (permalink)
Daox
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Originally Posted by alohaspirit
i figured youll do this soon

but probably much cheaper

Toyota Prius - Wheel Skirts - Toyota Prius Wheel Skirts by Hybrid Effects 1 pair (Shipping Included)



EDIT: or these
2004 Prius Custom Hubcaps
(this should be a sticky somewhere)
Yeah, I'm definitely not sinking $375 into wheel skirts. As pretty as they are, there is no way that would ever be worth it. The wheel covers are a definite possibility. But, I'm still thinking about mods and prioritizing what will be done first. I'll probably focus on aeromods since thats kind of where the Prius lacks a bit, and I do do a lot of highway driving. But, I also want to get some additional instrumentation too. Of course everyone at the EV build wants me to go PHEV which would be awesome, but 20 batteries = $$$. If anyone has any other suggestions feel free. I know a bit about the Prius, but not a ton.


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Originally Posted by MetroMPG View Post
Wow - 2 days, 2 mods. I expect no less for the rest of the month.
Haha, don't be disappointed when that doesn't happen.



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Countdown to avatar change...
Well, the Prius is really more of the wife's car. She had the Matrix and this is replacing it. The Paseo is mine. I might do a cool split avatar like Darin though.

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