BREAKINGVIEWS-Toyota, Tesla alliance helps present and future


By Richard Beales NEW YORK, May 21 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Combining the electric vehicle nous of the makers of the earnest Prius and the supercar Roadster is mainly about the future. But with both Toyota's battered U.S. reputation and Tesla's forthcoming IPO in need of a boost, the partnership also helps with today's concerns. A considered view will be published shortly. CONTEXT NEWS -- Tesla Motors and Toyota said on May 20 they intend to cooperate on the development of electric ...

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