24 Jul '11, 11am

Toyota Targets 16,000 U.S. Plug-in Prius Sales in 2012: Toyota expects to sale at least 16,000 Prius plug-in hyb...

will feature high-performance lithium ion batteries, enabling it to travel at least 13 miles in pure electric mode, before switching over to a conventional hybrid system, and achieving 50-mpg average. ”We think it's going to be a strong seller and we'll deliver to whatever level the market wants. We're certainly on line to sell 16,000 to 17,000 in 2012,” Toyota spokesman, John Hanson, told Bloomberg . The Prius plug-in hybrid joins a market for plug-in electric vehicles led this year by the Nissan LEAF and Chevrolet Volt . Toyota has dominated sales of alternative-power vehicles since it brought the Prius to the U.S. in 2000, selling 140,928 of the hybrids last year. The Prius plug-in hybrid is already being tested on American, European and Asian roads and can be seen at Toyota’s website , and can be pre-ordered later this year

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