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Media Reporting Toyota Electric Car Goes on Sale in 2012

US media is reporting the diminutive FT-EV could wear an affordable price tag of about US$20,000.

Published: 15-Jan-2009

An electric car costing only $25,000 could be on sale in Australia within three years.

The Japanese car maker used the 2009 Detroit motor show to unveil the FT-EV, a concept car that previews a new battery-electric "urban commuter" vehicle set to go on sale globally in 2012.

US media is reporting the diminutive FT-EV could wear an affordable price tag of about US$20,000 (about $25,000).

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