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Toyota Prius Sales Stopped for Parking-Brake Recall

| Car News, Recalls, Toyota, USA | October 30, 2016

Toyota Prius Sales Stopped for Parking-Brake Recall

Bad news !!! Toyota is recalling 91,585 Prius hybrids in the USA for parking brakes that may fail to engage, according to filings with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The issue also has triggered a stop-sale for the popular hybrid.

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Sri Lanka increases taxes for cars over 1000cc

| Car News, New Laws, Sri Lanka, Vehicle Tax | May 27, 2016

Sri Lanka increases taxes for cars over 1000cc

The Vehicle Importers Association of Sri Lanka said that the Unit Rate Tax for vehicles with an engine capacity more than 1000 cc has increased with effect from midnight.

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Toyota recalling 1.9M Prius models globally for software update

| Car Industry, Recalls, Toyota | February 13, 2014

Toyota recalling 1.9M Prius models globally for software update

Toyota has announced a set of voluntary recalls covering 960,000 Prius, RAV4, Tacoma and Lexus RX350 models in the United States to address two separate issues. Worldwide, Toyota will have to recall a total of 1.9 million Prius cars.

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Toyota set to pick Prius developer as next chairman

| Car News, Toyota | January 22, 2013

Toyota set to pick Prius developer as next chairman

Toyota Motor Corp. will probably pick Takeshi Uchiyamada, who led the development of the Prius hybrid car in 1990s, to replace Fujio Cho as the company’s next chairman, Nikkei (Nikkei.com) reported today, without citing anyone.

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Are electric cars for Sri Lanka?

| Emerging Technologies, Sri Lanka, Transportation Alternatives | November 6, 2012

Are electrical cars for Sri Lanka?

With the tax deduction in 2010, everyone was paying attention to cars. People forgot about the investments, building or buying houses. Everyone wanted a car.

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