We’ve got some exciting new videos coming to you soon, but in the meantime catch up with us driving a McLaren in dirt, a Porsche in snow, a Ferrari in secret, an Ariel Atom at Pebble, and a Toyota Avalon on a track. Read more...
The news broke this week that the Scion brand will fade gently into its parent company, Toyota. Announcement: Scion Brand to Transition to Toyota To anyone who pays attention to the auto industry (and metrics like “number of cars sold”), … Continue reading ? The post Bland Car Enthusiast: Scion Becomes a Ghost appeared first on Bil Gaines.
Toyota has pledged $22 million to a four year artificial intelligence, robotics, and autonomous driving project led by the University of Michigan. The investment will be spread throughout the four years and go towards all sorts of tech projects, including stair climbing wheelchairs, cameras for blind people, and autonomous cars. Show More Summary
extensively redesigned and re-engineered, the 2017 holden colorado is out to claim scalps - 4x4 utes and twin-cabs - from toyota and ford. the face is more assertive than before, the interior oozes quality where the last one underwhelmed, and refinement has been improved. Show More Summary
Plus, Kevin Harvick and Kurt Busch’s high-level consistency and whether that should gain them recognition as championship favorites. When NASCAR insiders candidly share their thoughts on the youth movement within the sport, what follows...Show More Summary
The Ford Ranger 4×4 XLS Special Edition will go on sale in Australia next month as the blue oval brand steps up its very achievable mission of overtaking the once-unconquerable Toyota HiLux in the sales race. The limited-run Ford Ranger XLS Special Edition adds a factory sports bar, 3500kg-capable tow bar, side steps, and bed-and […]
You’ve all met that one person at work or school. You know, the one who knew you played tennis, for example. “Mate, you better be ready. I’m going to whip you. I’m a tennis star. I’ve been playing forever. Bring your A game ’cause I’m into my sport.” Then, when push came to shove, you […]
The Toyota Camry began a streak of 14 consecutive years as America’s best-selling car in 2002. Holding that number one position isn’t easy. Toyota does not merely need the Camry to continue to live up to its reputation for reliability, and subsequently incite demand. Show More Summary
Toyota's dominance, Hendrick Motorsports’ struggles, Tony Stewart’s resurgence and potential free agency happenings are NASCAR’s key storylines entering the final months of the season. Barring a surprise winner replicating Chris Buescher's...Show More Summary
Clever packaging and plenty of refinement, but it could be more efficient.
Prosecutors are expected to negotiate a separate settlement, potentially topping the $1.2 billion Toyota paid for its unintended-acceleration coverup.
America’s midsize pickup truck segment grew 19 percent in the first seven months of 2016. But as demand for midsize pickups expands throughout the remainder of 2016, it’s increasingly unlikely that the Toyota Tacoma will be able to make the most of the heightened interest. Show More Summary
Earl writes: Hi Sajeev, I want to get my wife a used SUV. We tried a Volvo wagon, but it’s just too unreliable. My first choice is a 4Runner, but the prices here are insane, even for 10-15 year old ‘Runners. I’ve noticed I can buy aShow More Summary
Pictured left to right this morning at Seoul’s new Lotte Concert Hall: Michael Fine, independent record producer, former head of Deutsche Grammophon Myung Whun Chung, former music director of the Seoul Philharmonic Yasuhisa Toyota, international concerthall acoustician. photo: Tammy Saylor Fine
In the beginning, Honda created Acura. Toyota and Nissan looked upon it and saw it was good, and they beget Lexus and Infiniti. Many years later, Hyundai looked upon these luxury makes, saw they were good, and beget the Genesis coupe and sedan followed by the Equus sedan. Hyundai looked upon the sales of its luxury cars, decided they were good...
Since its arrival in 2014, the third-generation Toyota Kluger has won over plenty of Australian buyers (14,000 last year and over 6000 year-to-date) with its practical space and somewhat laid-back approach to life. We previously called it ‘Americool’ – a four-wheeled polo and chinos from GAP, not Ralph Lauren. Easy to drive, easy to live […]
Based on the hydrogen capacity of a Toyota Mirai, at least. Continue reading H2 Logic's CAR-200 hydrogen stations can refuel 7 cars an hour H2 Logic's CAR-200 hydrogen stations can refuel 7 cars an hour originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:55:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
An update to the Subaru BRZ sports car has been revealed, ahead of a slated Australian premiere in November this year. Mirroring its upgraded Toyota 86 twin that launches around the same time, six-speed manual versions of the MY17 Subaru BRZ get power and torque boosts, from 147kW to 152kW (at 7000rpm), and 205Nm to […]
Originally appeared on Automoblog.net When you think of hybrid vehicles what is the first one that comes to mind? Yep, it’s the Toyota Prius, the top-selling hybrid in America. But the new Prius, which we just recently reviewed, isn’t for everyone. Enter the 2017 Ford Fusion Hybrid. If you want a more conventional sedan with abundant cabin space, but […]
The Subaru BRZ and its corporate cousins, the Toyota 86 and Scion FR-S, have been around since 2013. Relatively little changes have taken place since then, excluding 2016 being Scion’s last year in existence. However, Subaru has spiced things up with the Series.HyperBlue edition. Show More Summary