Toyota (TM -0.6%) Prius sales, already surging due to higher gasoline prices, could pop even...

|About: Toyota Motor Corporation (TM)|By:, SA News Editor

Toyota (TM -0.6%) Prius sales, already surging due to higher gasoline prices, could pop even more as buyers fear shortages as a result of the earthquake. Although none of the units that assemble the Prius were damaged, Toyota has shut down its operations until at least next week.