Shame on Toyota. The 2006 Lexus RX 400h: The Hybrid Emperor's New Clothes is clearly a step backwards. What a nice way to squander good will and make me think of them as another soul-less company instead of as the leaders of an automotive revolution.
and by the by, if you're getting
and can't figure out why since you're not setting null's to primitive types like the hibernate faq suggests you probably are, it's all about getting your log4j going and disabling CGLIB, ie -Dhibernate.cglib.use_reflection_optimizer=false
This will tell you that you're trying to set your java.util.Date to java.sql.Date and make your afternoon. Ahah!!