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    Report: Customers want wireless charging in next-gen Prius Plug-In; they might get it
    Toyota Working With WiTricity On The Technology 1404844140

    Could 2016 be the year prospective Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid buyers are waiting for? Why, yes, says an unidentified Toyota spokesman. That's according to Plug-in Cars, which reports that a wireless plug-in vehicle charging system may be less than two years away for the Prius Plug-in. WiTricity ...

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    Toyota denies that all Prius models will plug in

    On Monday, the Japanese Nikkei (sub. req.) newspaper reported that Toyota will make plug-in capability a standard feature on all Prius hybrid models beginning in 2014. As it turns out, that report most likely contained some factual errors. Toyota spokesman John Hanson told AOL Autos, "We see ...

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    Report: Toyota to price 2014 Prius plug-in hybrid same as regular models *UPDATE

    Back in September of 2010, Toyota's head of product development, Takeshi Uchiyamada, announced that come 2012, the Japanese automaker will try to take hold of the plug-in hybrid segment by offering the least-expensive, most-fuel efficient PHEVs in the world. Uchiyamada was speaking of none other ...

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    Honda Insight wins alternative-energy rallies in Quebec and New Zealand

    Rallying often conjures up images of vehicles going fender-to-fender in a battle to conquer the dirt. The course tends to be packed with locals who often stand far too close for comfort. That's traditional rallying. In alternative-energy rallies, there's no fender-to-fender action, no high-speed ...

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    Univ. of Colorado partners with Toyota to conduct "smart grid" study using plug-in Priuses

    2010 Plug-in Prius Prototype – Click above for high res-image gallery
    The University of Colorado at Boulder's Renewable and Sustainable Energy Institute (RASEI) - a joint venture with the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) - will partner with Toyota to ...

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    Six Toyota Prius PHEVs go to Clean Cities in Syracuse

    Toyota Prius plug-in hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Toyota is continuing its deployment of 150 Prius plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) throughout the United States, with six of them delivered to the Clean Communities of CNY program in Syracuse, NY. The Clean Communities program is ...

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    PICC's latest converted plug-in Prius boasts 40-mile electric range, 245 mpg

    Plug-in Conversions Corporation (PICC) is well known for its over-the-top Toyota Prius conversions. From its conversion kit that allows the Prius to scoot past 70 miles per hour under electric power alone to its tweaks that bestow the Prius with a boost in electric range, PICC has always found a ...

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    Toyota Prius eclipses 200,000 total sales in Europe, doubling mark set in 2008

    2010 Toyota Prius – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you throw out the question "which car best symbolizes the hybrid segment?", the nearly unanimous answer is the Toyota Prius. The Prius's success in the hybrid segment is unparalleled and it has become the definitive example of ...

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    Toyota to go big in 2012 with a new BEV, PHEV and Prius family

    Toyota FT-EV concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Toyota officials confirmed this evening that come calendar year 2012, at least three new environmentally friendly cars will be going into production, starting with a version of last year's FT-EV concept that will hit the streets ...

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    Auris Hybrid to help Toyota capture title of Europe's greenest automaker

    Toyota Auris HSD Full Hybrid Concept - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Toyota kicked off production of the Auris Hybrid in the UK just days ago. With units set to reach dealerships immediately, the Auris Hybrid joins the the beloved Prius as Toyota's only two hybrid products offered in ...

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    Inside Line puts plug-in Prius to the test, hits 62 mpg, payback period at least 215K miles [w/video]

    2010 Plug-in Prius Prototypes – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Toyota graciously allowed us to take the plug-in Prius for a quick spin a while back and we walked away somewhat impressed, noting that it offers the same joys of a traditional Prius, but packs in a bit more of ...

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    Coulomb ChargePoint stations to power Plug-in Prius demonstrators

    2010 Plug-in Prius Prototypes – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Earlier this week, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group was officially handed keys to its first three Prius Plug-in hybrids (PHEVS). Later this summer, an additional 30 plug-in Priuses will be handed over to various ...

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    Report: Toyota Prius "Alpha" MPV coming in spring 2011

    Toyota Hybrid-X concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When Toyota gets around to launching additional body styles to the Prius lineup next year, the first model – a compact MPV – is expected to be badged as Alpha. The small van based on stretched version of the ...

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    Toyota: Prius Plug-In Hybrid won't compete with Leaf or Volt

    2010 Plug-in Prius Prototype – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Not all plug-in vehicles are created equal. As we finally start to see mainstream, commercially available plug-ins arrive, the market is developing into a continuum. At one extreme we have the pure battery electrics like ...

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    Electric vehicles love Oregon and vice versa

    Oregon has always been a state that values its independence (without having to threaten secession). In fact, the state motto is "alis volat propriis," which (ignoring the no-feminine-pronoun-in-Latin issue) means "she flies with her own wings." That independent spirit lends itself to ...

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    Toyota announces first details of U.S. plug-in Prius test program

    2010 Plug-in Prius Prototypes – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The reason we just got to drive the new plug-in Prius hybrid in San Diego is because Toyota is introducing the vehicle to the U.S. during the company's second Sustainable Mobility Seminar (see our full coverage of the ...

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    2007 Prius rated most dependable compact car in J.D. Power survey

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    With all of the negative coverage pouring in over Toyota's recent problems, how about a story that breaks away from the trend for a moment to recognize the achievement of the 2007 Toyota Prius? The vehicle was recently named ...

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    Consumer Reports declares the Ford F-250 Lariat 2010's worst gas guzzler

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    The real-world results are in, and Ford has earned itself a dubious honor: offering the 2010 model year light-duty vehicle with the worst fuel economy in the U.S. Consumer Reports tested all of the 2010 vehicles and discovered ...

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    Officially, Official: Toyota recalls 2010 Prius and HS250h for ABS fix

    2010 Toyota Prius – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In the least surprising announcement of the day, Toyota has officially announced that it would recall 2010 model Priuses and Lexus HS250h models in globally along with the Toyota Sai in Japan to fix an issue the performance of the ...

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    Toyota to test Prius PHEV in Oslo, Norway

    Toyota Prius PHEV – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With all the bad news about Toyota recently, it's about time for something a bit more positive. Toyota is in the process of deploying a fleet of several hundred plug-in Priuses in Japan, North America and Asia. Of the 200 Prius ...


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