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Toyota plans to sell long-range, fast-charging electric cars from 2022: report

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 05:50

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Toyota's new electric car will use all-solid-state batteries, allowing it to be recharged in just a few minutes. Current electric vehicles, which use lithium-ion batteries, need 20-30 minutes to recharge even with fast chargers.

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TOYOTA Motor Corp is working on an electric car powered by a new type of battery that significantly increases driving range and reduces charging time, aiming to begin sales in 2022, the Chunichi Shimbun daily reported on Tuesday.

Toyota's new electric car, to be built on an

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