Which Model do Prius Hybrid Buyers Prefer?

Toyota Prius c

Green Car Reports - August 15, 2012

Even though other established Prius hybrid models have been around for some time, current Prius buyers are picking the new kid on the block. Yes, that would be a Prius compact.

Can you figure out what model buyers are gravitating toward?

Around $5,000 cheaper than the 2012 Prius Liftback, the [Prius C] offers the same 50 mpg combined as its larger sibling, but why are some car buyers choosing it over the larger, more established model?

At the top of the list are three simple facts: The Prius C is cheaper, offers a better ride, and is far more conventional than the geekier liftback.