Toyota and GM Fight for Plug-in Market

By John Addison reporting from the LA Auto Show (12/4/09, updated 12/15/09) Electric cars and hybrid cars are prominent here at the LA Auto Show. GM highlighted big plans for the Chevy Volt. Toyota, owning some 65 percent of the U.S. hybrid market, displayed the Prius Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle (PHV) along ... Read More...

Toyota Expands Hybrid Car Models

By John Addison (11/17/09) Over 1,000,000 Hybrids in U.S. Toyota Motor Corporation continues to dominate the global market for hybrid cars with its Toyota and Lexus brands. Last March, Toyota became the only car maker to have sold over one million hybrids in the United States. Hybrid sales are pushing 10 percent ... Read More...