UPDATE 1-Porsche seeks Toyota hybrid technology deal-report

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(Adds Porsche comment, background) TOKYO, Nov 23 (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker Porsche has asked Japan's Toyota , the world's second-largest automaker, to share the hybrid technology used in its popular Prius model, a Japanese newspaper said on Tuesday. Toyota is taking a positive view of the proposed deal and expects to start negotiations soon, the Asahi Shimbun said without citing sources. In Stuttgart, a Porsche spokesman reiterated that the company was still studying the use ...

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