Waiting Lists Due To Battery Shortage

The long waiting lists for the Toyota Prius and other hybrid cars is due in large part to technology production shortages. Within the Hybrid Synergy Drive's technology, it's specifically the Ni-MH batteries that are holding up vehicle production, according to ABC News.

While the batteries are not out of the ordinary, producers cannot keep up with the sudden burst of demand created by new hybrid models.

Posted on December 05, 2004 | 0 Comments