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The 2012 Toyota RAV4 EV combines a Tesla designed and produced battery and electric powertrain with Toyota’s most popular SUV model.

The RAV4 EV will go on sale in late summer 2012 through select dealers, initially in four major California metropolitan markets including Sacramento, San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles/Orange County and San Diego. Sales volume is planned for approximately 2,600 units over the next three years.

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