The price is supposed to be around $1800 - not bad, IMHO. There were actually people complaining about this price. I guess they forget that the 12" PowerBooks were around $2100.
The bad news - June '07 at WWDC is when they will be released. That deserves a WTF.
Really Apple, you are behind all other major (and some minor) PC manufacturers in this regard.
Thanks to PowerPage for picking up this story from Apple Recon.