The First Car Purchased With Bitcoin Is Now the World's Most Expensive Prius

CoinDesk takes a ride in the first car ever purchased with bitcoin – a Prius paid for with 1,000 BTC.

Feb 23, 2019 at 3:59 p.m. UTC
Updated Sep 13, 2021 at 8:55 a.m. UTC

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