Toyota hybrid sales over 1.2m in a year

Japanese car giant Toyota said today it had sold over 1.2 million hybrid cars around the world last year, more than doubling sales in the previous 12 months. The company – the world’s biggest carmaker – said it had shifted around 1,219,000 million dual fuel cars, including green celebrities’ favourite Prius. The figure means around… Continue reading Toyota hybrid sales over 1.2m in a year

New Indian-made electric car to hit the roads

Top Indian utility vehicle maker M&M yesterday launched the most advanced home-grown electric car yet seen, pricing it at US$11,000 (RM34,100) and saying it hopes to sell the hatchback abroad next year. The four-seater, two-door e2o — pronounced “ee-too-oh” — has zero emissions, an 80kmh top speed, is automatic and can run for 100 kilometres… Continue reading New Indian-made electric car to hit the roads