Jan 11

Toyota Boss Says Other Industry Executives Secretly Doubt the Switch to Electric

The head of the world’s largest automaker, Toyota, has again questioned plans for a complete switch to solely electric cars – and believes he is not alone.

Akio Toyoda, president and CEO of the Toyota Motor Corporation, has continued his call for more diversity in future automotive fuels as he promotes a potential role for hydrogen and biofuels.

“Frankly, (electric vehicles) are not the only way to achieve the world’s carbon neutrality goals,” said Mr Toyoda.

He said he believes consumers and carmakers also have doubts a total changeover, but are reluctant to speak out. …

Source: Drive

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