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Toyota says Mirai is the future of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles
Toyota says Mirai is the future of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

Toyota says its new 2016 hydrogen fuel cell vehicle will be called the Mirai -- which means the future in the language of its creators. Company president Akio Toyoda revealed the name of the vehicle, which will be sold in Japan later this year and arrive in the U.S. in the middle of 2015, via video message at a ceremony in Los Angeles. "Today we are at a turning point in automotive history," Toyoda said. "The future has arrived. And it’s called 'Mirai.' " Toyota is putting the Mirai on the road after many years of testing it and its predecessors in controlled lease programs here and abroad. The vehicle is expected to retail for the equivalent of...

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