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The Prius at 25

Toyota’s vaunted product development group was racing against the clock back in 1996 and through the summer of 1997. The new president, Hiroshi Okuda, had moved up the timetable by a year for introducing a new type of car called “hybrid.” As originally planned Toyota’s launch of the Prius, the world’s first mass-produced gas-and-electric car, […]