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Lexus HS250 Hybrid Projected to Sell 25,000 Units in First Year

By: Shelby Lee Walsh - Published: Jun 16, 2009 • References: greenpacks.org
It is surprising to hear Toyota say they will sell 25,000 Lexus HS250 Hybrids in its first year because, let’s face it, the auto industry has taken a turn for the worse. Sales are way down.

Greenpacks.org states the “Lexus Hybrid is Toyota's first hybrid-only luxury model which will be sold in the US… [and] with 60% of the entry level sedan buyers considering a hybrid model, Toyota could actually achieve its targets.”

With gas prices so high, it is only natural that people look to fuel-efficient cars. Looks like we’ll have to wait to see if Toyota’s projections are true because the Lexus HS250 doesn’t go on sale until later this summer.