28 Nov '12, 1pm

Report: Toyota offers incentives on Prius Plug-in up to $5,000

is looking to play catch-up with its Prius Plug-in by sweetening the pot for prospective buyers. The Japanese automaker is offering as much as $5,000 in financing funds for some versions of the model, according to Green Car Reports . Toyota is also offering as much as $4,000 for the 'regular' Prius Plug-in. Either way, buyers get a zero percent interest rate for 60 months. The Prius Plug-in has a 95 miles per gallon-equivalent rating from the EPA – almost double the regular Prius' fuel economy. Toyota's using such perks to spark sales of its least-popular Prius variant. Through October , Toyota sold about 9,600 Prius Plug-ins, or less than a third of the number of Prius V wagons and Prius C compacts. So far in 2012, Toyota has sold more than 126,000 units of the various Prius models, making the line the most popular hybrids in the US, by far. Related Gallery 2012 Toyota Pr...

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