Toyota's Corolla Wins Green Car Award in U.S.

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Los Angeles, Nov. 21 (Jiji Press)--Toyota Motor Co.'s <7203> Corolla sedan won the Green Car Journal's 2020 Green Car of the Year award, the U.S. magazine said Thursday.

Honda Motor Co.'s <7267> CR-V earned the Green SUV of the Year award, the Green Car Journal also said in an event at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

"The first-ever addition of hybrid versions to these popular mainstream models is a real plus," said Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of the journal.

In addition to their fuel efficiencies, he praised the affordable prices that make the models "approachable to a great many buyers."

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