Ontario has decided to reward early adopters of plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles (EVs) by launching one of the most lucrative rebate programs found anywhere. Beginning July 1st, Ontario will offer rebates ranging from $5,000 to $8,500 to individuals, businesses and organizations that purchase or lease a new plug-in vehicle. The rebates will only be offered to the first 10,000 qualified applicants, but due to the lack of availability of qualified vehicles, hitting the quota might take a whil
After offering relatively mild deal-sweeteners (cash, financing and lease) to Prius dealers and buyers, Toyota saw sales of the hybrid shoot up 74%. So for April, Toyota will offer Prius purchasers package upgrades such as stability control, upgraded audio systems and a backup camera. Depending on what package is chosen, the deal could be worth up to $2,000.