November 12, 2003
TO: All Tax Collectors and License Plate Agencies
FROM: Carl A. Ford, Director
Division of Motor Vehicles
SUBJECT: Toyota’s New Product Line
Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC contacted the department to inform us of a new product line they will be launching soon. The new vehicle is called a SCION.
The Scion will be launched in two stages. Stage one will include the December delivery of the Scion to Florida dealers to be utilized in the Toyota Rent-A-Car program. The second stage will be in January, with the consumer launch scheduled for February 3, 2004.
The Scion will be a vehicle type "AU" with a body type of "5D".
Your usual cooperation will be appreciated. If you have further questions, please contact your Help Desk representative.