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Toyota Offers $299 Lease for 2013 RAV4 EV

Toyota Offers $299 Lease for 2013 RAV4 EV

Aug 28 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

Toyota reduces 2013 RAV4 EV lease price

Toyota has announced significant discounts to try and lure buyers to pick up the 2013 RAV4 EV. Toyota is offering both a low-cost lease and loan options to get buyers to adopt the $49,800 electric...

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Toyota Offers $299 Lease for 2013 RAV4 EV

Aug 28 2013, 12:00pm CDT | by

Toyota reduces 2013 RAV4 EV lease price

Toyota has announced significant discounts to try and lure buyers to pick up the 2013 RAV4 EV. Toyota is offering both a low-cost lease and loan options to get buyers to adopt the $49,800 electric SUV. The new lease option brings the price for a three-year lease to $299 per month.

Buyers who prefer to purchase the vehicle out right will be able to do so with a 60-month loan at 0% interest. Both of these special offers are available through September 3 with the catch. Only buyers in Los Angeles or San Francisco can take advantage of either of these options.

Those are the two main markets for the vehicle according to Toyota. “The use of our incentives is tactical, reinforcing our value and focus on keeping our products competitive in the market,” company spokeswoman Carly Schaffner said. “We’re still evaluating the market demand for EVs.”


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Ford Is Developing A New Line Of Hybrids To Take On The Toyota Prius

Aug 22 2014 2:03pm CDT | Source: The Car Connection

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2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

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Toyota Increases Investment in Indiana on Popularity of Highlander SUV

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Toyota Pickup Versus Tree: Which Will Win?

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2015 Toyota FCV spied in Europe

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Toyota to expand Highlander production in Indiana, invest $100 million

Aug 22 2014 10:50am CDT | Source: Automotive News

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Source: Automotive News   Full article at: Automotive News


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Ford Edge

Aug 22 2014 9:41am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Ford Edge is a mid-size crossover that can seat up to five passengers. Larger than the Escape and smaller than the Explorer and the Flex, it's a rival for vehicles like the Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain, the Toyota Venza, and the Nissan Murano. A new Edge set to go on sale early in 2015 will mark the third generation of ...
Source: The Car Connection   Full article at: The Car Connection


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Weekly Roundup: Most popular stories and new car reviews

Aug 22 2014 9:22am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

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Source: Driving Canada   Full article at: Driving Canada


7 hours ago

Volkswagen considering a four-door, four-seat XL1

Aug 22 2014 9:21am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Coupe, Hybrid, Volkswagen, Diesel According to a report in Autocar, Volkswagen might have more in mind for the XL1 than mining it for advances to grace the next-generation Golf. Aiming to fight the Honda FCEV due for public consumption next year, we're told VW executives have put a four-door, four-seater version of the XL1 - it could be called XL2 - on the drawing board. The impetus is said to come from the ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog


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A Brief History Of Three-Wheeled Cars

Aug 22 2014 8:30am CDT | Source: Green Car Reports

What do the Elio, Aptera, Toyota i-Road concept and the spectacularly awful Zap Xebra have in common? They--and many more small-volume economical vehicles and concepts besides--all use one fewer wheel than the norm. Yet giving fuel-saving cars just three wheels is not a new phenomenon, stretching right ...
Source: Green Car Reports   Full article at: Green Car Reports


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