Tokyo — Toyota is planning a larger version of its popular Prius hybrid, which will be powered by a new kind of battery, a Japanese newspaper reported Friday.
It's Kind Of Wild That This Simple And Incredibly Useful Feature Didn't Become Standard On Everything Sooner
The AP writer treats lithium ion batteries as some new, unknown exotic power source. Wasn't the current Gen. III Prius supposed to have a lithium ion battery? Jesse James made a 1/4 miler out of an early 1960's Chevy with Lithium ion batteries in only five days. And that was six years ago.