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More quote details and HMC in Your Value Your Short position on Wednesday their latest offerings in the competitive electric vehicle more than a decade both launched electric that failed to catch on U.S. car buyers.

Taking stage at the Los Angeles Auto Honda rolled out an electric of its Fit subcompact and Toyota unveiled its EV small sports utility Both said their range cars will be available in 2012 and come with lithium-ion batteries, coming from its partnership Tesla Motors Inc. -2.99% Tesla Motors U.S.

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The two Japanese automakers had unveiled but less technologically advanced, of compact EVs in the late 1990s nickel-metal hydride batteries. ceased production of those earlier this decade weak sales.

Executives at the two car expressed cautious optimism the reception this time be different than it was for the 1997 RAV4 EV and 1998 Honda EV But neither released expected figures or prices for their new vehicles.

We’re committed to do it, said Mendel, executive vice at American Honda Motor. But will be very much a program, he said after media presentation.

Similarly, officials played down the that electric cars are the wave of the future for automotive Instead, they depicted it as one of technologies competing in the environmentally-friendly, niche of the market.

We see a role for the EV, but far, far below 10 percent of the said Bob Carter, general of the Toyota brand in the U.S.

Toyota appears to be hedging its with EVs, it is moving to expand its lead in the gas-electric segment, where it sees the growth potential.

In January, plans to roll out a Prius line of four different gas-electric vehicles. Company say this sub-brand will include the current Prius, a version of the Prius, a hybrid wagon based on the Toyota model sold in Europe and and a hybrid subcompact using the Yaris platform.

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By the end of this decade, Prius be the number one nameplate in the industry, the as a close second, said Lentz, president of Toyota’s sales unit. And that’s not we expect a big drop in demand for he said in an interview.

The Toyota is currently the best-selling car in the U.S.

said the shell of its electric would be built in Canada, but the where the electric power would be installed is under

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Toyota also is planning a electric car based on a Toyota iQ.

Honda said it will a plug-in vehicle in 2012, but has not which model it will be on. However, company officials say it will be for a mid-sized vehicle, may indicate it is destined for a hybrid of the Accord, its mainstay in the midsize

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