Toyota Donates $1 Million to Help Fund New Yellowstone Youth Campus Campus Will Be First Regenerative Campus of Living Buildings in a National Park YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK (Aug. 25, 2016) – Online gaming or using social media apps...Show More Summary
Japanese automaker teams with educational provider to work with 20 California high schools on mini fuel-cell racer competition. Continue reading Toyota will help high schoolers build and race fuel cell RC cars Toyota will help high schoolers build and race fuel cell RC cars originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:46:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Tesla updates Model X door safety. Karma's Irvine HQ will also have a store. San Francisco wants users to help design subway expansion. Toyota sure loves Yellowstone. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: Model X pinch sensor update, Karma...Show More Summary
Despite the generally negative view on all-electric vehicle sales performance in the US over the past few years, when you look closer at the numbers, it appears that some plug-in vehicles are becoming increasingly competitive with popular non-plug-in hybrids as of late. Show More Summary
As its name suggests, the new Yellowstone Youth Campus will provide a place of learning for future generations of conservationists. Designed by Hennebery Eddy Architects of Portland, Oregon, the new Yellowstone Youth Campus aims to be the first buildings in a national park to achieve the Living Building Challenge Certification. Show More Summary
Another marquee, early season event is on the books for the college basketball season as four potential tournament teams will be squaring off at the Toyota Center in Houston on Dec. 17th. The highlight of the double-header, which has been dubbed the Lone Star Shootout, will probably end up being Arizona vs. Texas A&M. The […]
Lamborghini is looking to double its annual production by 2019. For a regular, high-volume manufacturer like Ford or Toyota, this would seem nigh-on impossible. Lamborghini is not a regular, high-volume manufacturer, however, so this goal is definitely possible. How is that going to happen? According to Lamborghini, it will be with the launch of...
Jidenna Rocks Free Atlanta Show Dandy extravagant rap savant Jidenna turned up, showed out and dazzled a beautiful crowd at his FREE #FrontRow show in Atlanta (powered by Toyota and HelloBeautiful) that brought together elegant tastemakers, swanky socialites and fashionable
One of the best things a manufacturer can do to prove a car’s worth is to race it. Keep it mostly stock to demonstrate its capabilities. Unfortunately, Toyota discovered something they shouldn’t have kept close to stock on their rally-prepped 2016 Toyota RAV4 at the Gorman Ridge Rally: the car alarm. Read more...
Here’s one way to deal with the insane housing costs in California’s Bay Area: ditch your home altogether. That’s exactly what Kristin Hanes did for four months last year. The outdoorsy 35-year-old slept in a “cozy” Toyota Prius as well as in a tent in various campgrounds, all the while working full time at KGO, an AM radio station in San Francisco. Show More Summary
Eric Laub keeps two apps open as he waits for an Uber or Lyft rider in his 2013 Toyota Sienna outside bars in downtown Salt Lake City. But sometimes when the apps ping him, it’s no rider at all. Both ride-hailing platforms are increasingly trying to woo Laub and other drivers with promotions or subsidies […]
Just when you thought 8- and 9-speed automatic transmissions were ridiculous, Ford and GM announced a 10-speed. Like a late-night infomercial would say: but wait, there's more! Honda recently patented an 11-speed, triple clutch transmission. Filed with the Japanese patent office, it's unclear what application this new transmission would be used...
Toyota gave fans and friends an exclusive first privy to Jidenna’s full project. Continue reading…
Currently the biggest carmaker in the world, Toyota is mostly known for its family sedans and capable SUVs. But in recent decades, the Japanese have built themselves a solid name in sports car manufacturing and racing through vehicles such as the Celica, Supra,, GT 86, the Le Mans-prepped TS lineage, and the Lexus LFA. Show More Summary
We recently drove from San Diego to Hollywood with Toyota in their fun and vibrant Scion iM hatchback. Along the way we flew jetpacks, went kayaking, boating, hiking, enjoyed amazing food and drink, and were reminded just how awesome road trips can be.
Toyota has priced its new 86 sports coupe from $27,120, which is an increase of about 4 percent over the Scion FR-S that it replaces. But the 86 is more than just a rebadge of the now-discontinued Scion brand's coupe. A host of chassis, interior, and styling updates make the first truly sporty car to wear a Toyota badge in a decade more dynamic...
Toyota has released 2017 prices for some of its small cars, and it looks like a name change (and modest power increase) tacked a slight premium onto the Toyota 86, formerly the Scion FR-S. A sign of our automated times, it looks like the manual transmission’s days could be numbered in the Corolla lineup. Show More Summary
The former Scion FR-S has received the biggest jump of $950.
TweetThis is the second Toyota Mirai hydrogen car I’ve ever seen (unless it’s the first and it’s the same ride I saw inside the dealership on Geary last year): Anyway, these vehicles are out on the streets of San Francisco now, that’s the update…
(Reuters) - Toyota said on Friday it had restarted its Venezuelan factory after six months without producing vehicles because of hard currency shortages, good news for the South American nation suffering a roiling recession that hasShow More Summary