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    Report: Toyota to offer optional, 1,500-watt AC outlet on 2012 Prius in Japan
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    Shortly after the devastating quake in Japan, Toyota chief executive officer Akio Toyoda received letters indicating that owners of Toyota Estima hybrids used electricity stored in their vehicle's battery pack to "charge mobile phones or warm up emergency supplies or food." This action has ...

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    Akio Toyoda says Toyota's hybrids aided quake survivors
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    At a press conference last week, Toyota chief executive officer Akio Toyoda raved that hybrid vehicles have aided survivors of the devastating earthquake that rattled Japan. Toyoda's not-so-subtle message plugged the gas-electric vehicles for their ability to extend the time between fill-ups, ...

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