Toyota Sells 50,000 Hybrid Cars In Australia

Toyota Sells 50,000 Hybrid Cars in AustraliaToyota has achieved a significant hybrid milestone in Australia, selling its 50,000th car that runs on the combination of a petrol engine and an electric motor.
Locally built Camry accounts for more than half the total of 50,671 Toyota-badged hybrids sold in Australia, making it the country's best-selling hybrid vehicle by far.

Nissan To Make 85% Of The Vehicles It Sells Here In Us

Nissan to make 85% of the vehicles it sells here in USWe could be in for a big push from Nissan in the manufacturing realm if Vice President of US Sales and Marketing Fred Diaz has anything to say about it. Speaking to the Automotive Press Association recently, Diaz (above) expressed a desire to build some 85 percent of the vehicles Nissan sells to Americans in the US, claiming it will happen "in the very near future."

Lexus Australia Sells Its 10,000th Hybrid

Lexus Australia Sells Its 10,000th HybridLexus Australia has surpassed 10,000 hybrid vehicle sales as the technological pioneer enters its eighth year of offering the powerful yet economical drivetrain option in Australia.

Toshiba Chromebook Arrives In Australia, Sells For Aud$ 399 / $351 / €257

CES 2014 : Toshiba Chromebook is the company's first Chrome OS device; arrives next month for $279Toshiba officially introduced its first Chromebook ever at CES 2014, being one of the last of the big brand names to jump on the Google OS bandwagon (ASUS is still expected to make the plunge this year). We already told you that the Toshiba model has been made available for pre-order on Amazon. A few short days after the Chromebook arrives in Australia as well.

Tsunami Survivor Sells Sake In Numbers To Honor Hometown

Tsunami survivor sells sake in numbers to honor hometownFor two consecutive years, brewer Hidemine Furudate has achieved his unusual goal of selling at least 15,994 bottles of sake.
The number corresponds to the population of his coastal hometown of Otsuchi, Iwate Prefecture, before it was devastated by the tsunami spawned by the Great East Japan Earthquake.

Toyota Sells Six Of 10 Of Hybrids In California

Toyota sells six of 10 of hybrids in CaliforniaCalifornians prefer Toyota hybrids over those of any other automaker as the brand continues to outsell its competition. In California, approximately six out of 10 hybrids sold are Toyota hybrids (61 percent market share). Despite tougher competition in the hybrid segment, Toyota's hybrid leadership remains unmatched.

Update : Nissan Sells Its 100,000th Zero-emission Car

Update : Nissan Sells its 100,000th Zero-Emission CarThe Renault-Nissan Alliance has sold its 100,000th zero-emission car.

Electric cars from Renault and Nissan have driven approximately 841 million zero-emission kilometers -- enough to circle the earth more than 20,000 times. Together, they represent 53 million liters of oil saved and 124 million kg of C02 that have not been emitted.

Toyota Sells Three Millionth Prius

Toyota Sells Three Millionth PriusToyota Prius - the world's best-selling hybrid vehicle - has passed a significant milestone with the sale of the three-millionth car.

The total includes more than 1.3 million deliveries in North America, a similar number in Japan, 260,000 in Europe and almost 80,000 in the rest of the world.