It’s a well-known fact that Islamic State fighters enjoy using hardy Toyota pickups in their pursuit of cleansing the Middle East of people even slightly different from themselves, but they’ll need to restock after last week. RecentShow More Summary
Originally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath Just weeks after Japanese car maker Toyota unveiled its market ready solar-integrated Prius hybrid EV, Chinese solar panel maker Hanergy has announced plans to commercialise four PV-powered – “zero charging” – electric vehicle models of its own design. Show More Summary
The updated 2017 Toyota 86 , seen above doing what it does best. Read more...
The Toyota Sienna Uber lumbered to a stop just south of Wrigley Field as the Cubs put the finishing touches on the Pittsburgh Pirates. I hailed the ride following a Father's Day outing with my wife and two daughters. I entered the front seat as the girls piled into the rear. Show More Summary
Here you have two very different takes on hybrid motoring – the 2016 Toyota Prius, and the 2016 Toyota Corolla Hybrid. Yeah, we know they’re both Toyota models so there are some similarities between the two, including the fact they’re both five-door hatchbacks. But in other regards, these two are also vastly different. The Prius […]
Shares in Toyota, Nissan, Honda and others have crashed since Britain voted to quit the EU. All will be hit by an economic slowdown, and some would suffer from new tariffs on UK-made vehicles. But the selloff mostly reflects how exposed the firms are to currency-market swings.
Australian details for the updated 2017 Toyota 86 have been revealed, including a fresh face, a small power bump along with tweaks to the body and suspension. Scheduled to go on sale locally in the fourth quarter of this year, Toyota claims the new 86 will offer sharper steering response and improved ride comfort. As […]
o coincide with the international release of the updated toyota 86, toyota australia has issued a reminder of the key upgrades expected when the new model lands on local shores in the fourth quarter of 2016. chief engineer of the 86Show More Summary
Since the launch of the fifth-generation Subaru Outback last year, sales are not only up, they are increasing. In fact, the Outback was the fifth-highest selling large SUV in June, behind the Holden Captiva, Toyota Prado, Toyota Kluger, and Hyundai Santa Fe. Show More Summary
despite the time taken to come to fruition, both bmw and toyota are frantically working behind the scenes to bring their respective collaborative sports cars to production. dating back as far as 2013, the agreement between the two companies...Show More Summary
[Toyota's Innova Crysta] By Ha Man-joo, India correspondent, AsiaToday - It has been proved again that new models and compact cars are still popular in the Indian vehicle market. According to Indian car industry and media outlets on Monday, Toyota saw its June sales go up 29% on the strength of its newly launched Innova Crysta. Show More Summary
he start of the new financial year has been a busy one for carmakers and recalls, with toyota and honda the latest to issue wide-sweeping recalls for models in australia. for toyota, the previous-generation prius makes up the bulk of the recall, along with the lexus ct 200h. Show More Summary
Toyota and its premium marque Lexus have moved again to head-off the impact of Australia’s Luxury Car Tax (LCT) by cutting prices on a number of models to keep them below the newly raised threshold. Growing in-line with inflation, the LCT threshold rose by $948 last week to $64,312, while the threshold on vehicles listing […]
oyota australia has passed on the savings from a higher luxury car tax threshold, put in place from the beginning of the new financial year on july 1st. the changes to the lct see the threshold raised in line with inflation to apply to vehicles priced above $64,132, a step up of $948 over the previous year. Show More Summary
Toyota has recalled several models, including one from its premium brand Lexus, over concerns that a fuel leak could pose a fire risk. The recall affects Toyota Corolla, Prius, Prius V, Rukus and Lexus CT200h vehicles built between various dates depending on the model, however all are being recalled for the same fault. The Japanese manufacturer reports that […]
Toyota has taken the next step in its simulated crash testing procedures, expanding its family of virtual crash-test dummies to include children. The crash-test software, known as Total Human Model for Safety (THUMS), maps and simulates injuries sustained by human bodies during a collision. THUMS can forecast the extent of likely injuries throughout the body, […]
The main purpose of today’s Jalopnik East excursion was to check out the Toyota Showcase City at Megaweb in Odaiba. Instead, I stumbled into the middle of a private demonstration and test drive event for Bentley... and they let me in! Read more...
Sure, we give Toyota a lot of crap for building wildly successful, reliable and boring appliance-cars, but somewhere deep in their organization is a loon with a dream of building insane flying cars. I’m pretty sure this is the case, because this is not the first flying-car patent to come from Toyota’s secretive Kook Division. Read more...
US green-car sales for June plunge as demand for Toyota's hybrids, Nissan's Leaf drops. Continue reading June 2016: No-summer-lovin' Edition June 2016: No-summer-lovin' Edition originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 02 Jul 2016 09:28:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Robust demand for pickups and S.U.V.s pushed up U.S. auto sales in June, but General Motors, Toyota Motor and Volkswagen sold fewer vehicles.