High-mileage used hybrids, like this 2005 Prius, usually are sold as-is. Over 100,000 miles, buyers fear expensive battery pack repairs. The popularity of the Toyota Camry Hybrid means shoppers can often find secondhand models at dealerships and for sale by private parties.
How many miles do hybrids last?
Most hybrid car manufacturers say a hybrid battery lasts 80,000 to 100,000 miles. However, with the right maintenance and basic auto repair, hybrid owners have reported some batteries lasting up to 150,000 miles and even up to 200,000 miles.
Which hybrid car gets the best mileage?
Hybrid Sedans With the Best MPG
- Honda Accord Hybrid.
- Lexus ES 300h.
- Toyota Avalon Hybrid.
- Ford Fusion Hybrid.
- Kia Optima Hybrid.
- Acura RLX Sport Hybrid.
- Hyundai Ioniq.
- Toyota Prius.
What is the downside of hybrid cars?
Disadvantages of Hybrid Cars – 02 – Hybrid Cars Are Heavier
Gasoline / electric drivetrains usually tip the scales heavier than their gas-only counterparts, due to the fact that an electric motor, battery pack, regenerative braking system, and associated cooling systems are all part and parcel of the hybrid design.