We had heard that the company would make 2,000 units in 2009, and we're not sure where the other 350 are. Sales to private citizens begin in April and exports to Europe and the U.S. are schedule to begin after that (well...). The best bit of news for EV fans, though, is that a Mitsubishi official told the News that, "Following the production hike, we want to reduce the price of the car to around 2 million yen in several years, which is about the same as gasoline vehicles." That's around $22,027 at today's exchange rates. Thanks to Mark L. for the tip!

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