CANBERRA – Demand for the Toyota Prius gas-electric hybrid vehicle is exceeding supply in Australia. Toyota Motor Corp. Australia Ltd. Prius Manager Vic Johnston says demand has risen to 110 units per month, but there only are 60 to 80 hybrids available in Australia each month. Toyota Motor Corp. President Fujio Cho, in Australia for the opening of Toyota Australia's new A$50 million ($37 million) headquarters, says energy-saving vehicles are crucial to the company's future. Cho says ...
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