True to form, Toyota dropped this one like a feather in the wind.
Where rivals would have shouted, Toyota hinted. They said one thing, and in doing so revealed another.
See? Your pulse is barely rising. So what haven’t they said?
The business logic is simple enough: last year, hybrids accounted for 41% of all Toyota sales in Europe, up 38% on the year before. Diesels accounted for less than 10% of sales.