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Toyota idles production in France, UK and U.S. to cope with weak demand

Toyota Yaris 5-Door Liftback (UK market) – Click above for a high-res image gallery

Frankfurt 2009: Toyota Auris HSD Full Hybrid Concept needs a shorter name

Toyota Auris HSD Full Hybrid Concept - Click above for high-res image gallery

Frankfurt 2009: Toyota Auris HSD Full Hybrid Concept needs a shorter name

Toyota Auris HSD Full Hybrid Concept - Click above for high-res image gallery

Officially Official: Toyota will build hybrid Auris in UK

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Report: Toyota may build Auris hybrid in UK from 2012

Toyota is reportedly preparing to produce a hybrid version of its Auris for the European market at its plant in the UK. If it happens, production is intended in to start in about 2012. The Auris is a compact hatchback that is related to the Corolla. The new Lexus HS250h shares some under-structure and suspension componentry with the Auris. It's not known which hybrid powertrain would be used for the Auris, but for the European market it is likely to be a variant of the new 1.8-liter engine and h