DETROIT – Don’t expect Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc.’s youth-oriented Scion brand to offer hybrid-electric vehicles anytime soon. In fact, Jim Lentz, executive vice president-TMSUSA, says Scion owners are even less interested in HEVs now than when the brand first was established nationwide in 2004. “If you ask a young buyer if they are interested in hybrids, they say absolutely,” Lentz tells Ward’s in a recent interview. “And then you ask a buyer if you had $2,000 to pay, would you buy ...

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