Washington State Patrol The driver of this 1976 Toyota pickup was killed after his vehicle rolled over several times and slammed into a fence three miles from Issaquah. There Were at Least Three Car Crashes Last Night, Two of Which Were...Show More Summary
The only time most consumers want to see a car catch on fire is during a high-action movie. So it’s probably for the best that Toyota issued a recall of nearly 423,000 Lexus vehicles for a fuel leak issue that increases the risk of fire. The Associated Press reports that the latest recall covers 422,509 model year 2006 to 2011 … [More]
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling almost 423,000 Lexus cars in the U.S. to repair a problem that could cause a fuel leak and a fire.
Toyota’s Cressida debuted in North America as a 1978 model, intended to add a bit of luxury to the automaker’s conservative lineup. Powered by a 2.6-liter inline six-cylinder engine that dropped carburation for fuel injection soon after the car’s launch, the Cressida came with standard features like air conditioning, an automatic transmission, power steering, an […]
Gene J. Puskar/AP DETROIT -- Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires. The recalls affect the 2006 to 2011 GS, 2007 to 2010 LS and the 2006 to 2011 IS models. Toyota (TM) says the cars' fuel lines have nickel phosphate plating to protect against corrosion. Show More Summary
Toyota Mirai and Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell owners will be able to refuel their new FCVs for free for three years, but only because it’s hard to put a price on hydrogen. According to Autoblog, a seminar held at the Mirai launch regarding...Show More Summary
(Photos: Toyota) The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, the next SpongeBob SquarePants movie, will come out in 2015. To promote it, Toyota created this custom Sienna minivan. We’ve previously seen a SpongeBob Toyota SUV, but this vehicle is even more extraordinary. Show More Summary
Toyota’s North American performance arm Scion has unveiled the Corolla-based iM concept at the Los Angeles auto show. The Scion iM concept offers a thinly veiled look at a new sporty hatchback based on Toyota’s top-selling small car that will debut in production form at April’s New York auto show. The iM gets a more [...]
I think the most fun concept I saw at the LA Auto Show this year might be this one, the Toyota I-Road. It's another one in the very design-school trend of making little 'personal mobility pods' and crap like that, but this time it's less of a bubble made of hovering unobtanium and more a plausible little trike. Read more...
Ford’s not shy about singling out key rivals in its bid for increased market share over the coming year, with much of that attention focused on market leader Toyota. The brand has lately been offering $200 to shoppers that buy a Toyota...Show More Summary
Is there some rule that all cutting-edge, ultra-efficient or emissions-free vehicles need to look, uh, weird? No? Then would anyone care to explain the Toyota Mirai, a vehicle that for all it's hugely, wildly promising technology, will...Show More Summary
What do you get when you have three rows of seats, cargo carrying ability, 28 mpg city/combined and all-wheel-drive? It’s the newly redesigned 2014 Toyota Highlander with the fuel-efficient Hybrid powertrain. Highlander is completely...Show More Summary
This year's LA Auto Show has been kind of a strange one. There have been a few good debuts, but also a ton of stuff we've seen online and at other auto shows, and not many surprises overall. But there's a very nice surprise waiting in the Toyota section of the floor: this gorgeous white 1967 Toyota 2000GT. Read more...
Hydrogen fuel cells are a cool technology that were perfected to enable humans to go to the moon. Now that they're perfected even more, they're enabling humans to go to work or the liquor store, and, incredibly, this is progress. The Toyota Mirai is an example of this remarkable progress. Funny looking, maybe, but it works. Read more...
We now know the Scion iM concept will indeed become a real product in the U.S., so I took a closer look. Based on the Toyota Auris hatchback sold overseas, this concept is much more real inside than outside. Related:...
This Japanese sports car only takes 5.1 seconds to hit 62 miles per hour.
Toyota has rolled out a refresh for its hybrid-powered Prius V people-mover and Prius C light hatch this week, ahead of an early 2015 debut. Both models pick up new front-end styling, with the Prius C in particular benefiting from a more sporting look that takes a few front-end cues from the popular 86 coupe. Show More Summary
Looking dead-on at the 2016 Toyota Mirai is like coming face to face with a giant manta ray. The all-new hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle — bowing this week at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show about four years after Toyota originally...
Scion has officially pulled the covers off its iM Concept, which is, in reality, a slightly modified version of the Toyota Auris that is already sold outside the United States. It's also a model that is going into production for North...Show More Summary