31 May '12, 8am

Think hybrid, think Toyota

Think hybrid, think Toyota

Toyota is synonymous with hybrid cars. It’s not hard to see why: since launching the world’s first mainstream car in the shape of the Prius back in 1997, it’s gone on to sell four million of them. Indeed, in the first quarter of 2012, the Toyota Prius was actually the third best selling car range in the world, topped only by the Ford Focus and Toyota Corolla. A one-time curiosity is now mainstream. Other manufacturers make hybrids, but none has the association with them that Toyota has. Indeed, many people don’t actually buy and drive a Toyota Prius: they drive a Prius. The brand is Prius, the association is Prius, the hybrid car is Prius. Not a bad tie-up for the firm: indeed, it’s part of the reason why Toyota is back at the top of the global sales charts in the first quarter of 2012. What to do with this sub-brand, then? Build it. Toyota is doing just that: it now sells...

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