ORLANDO, FL – Toyota Motor Corp.'s smallest hybrid-electric vehicle yet will be built on the Yaris platform, Akihiko Otsuka, chief engineer for the third-generation Prius, confirms in Japan. But officials on hand here for the launch of the new ’10 Prius hybrid that goes on sale here in May say Toyota’s HEV downsizing movement may not end there. Ed La Roque, national car marketing manager for Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc., says the auto makers is studying even smaller hybrids that might ...
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