Toyota will ship 1,220 Prius hybrid vehicles to the Ukrainian Police Department starting in February 2013. Sumitomo Corp. got an official order for the 1,220 units for 2,700 million yen as the exclusive agent of Toyota’s Lexus brand vehicles in Ukraine.
At present, only 300 hybrid vehicles are running in Ukraine. Sumitomo Corp. wishes to increase the sales of Toyota Prius taking this opportunity. The 1,220 units of Prius to be shipped to Ukraine will be painted specially for police.
Toyota’s Prius goes to Ukraine starting in February 2013.