Toyota opened up 2014 by revealing one of the most radical concept sports cars in recent memory: the FT-1. Now, the Japanese automaker has revived our senses with a second FT-1 featuring an all-new graphite paint job and leather interior. Show More Summary
Again developed by Calty Design Research in Newport Beach, California, the Toyota FT-1 Graphite Concept ditches the rouge color of its predecessor for a more sophisticated palette of graphite exterior paint and light, saddle-colored leather on the interior. Read the rest of the story at: Toyota FT-1 Graphite Concept
ACT Policing will summons a 60-year-old Palmerston man caught drink driving while dropping his granddaughter to school in Nicholls yesterday (Monday August 18). About 8.50am, police received a report that a gold Toyota Avalon had collided into two parked cars in the car park of the Holy Spirit Primary School on Anne Clark Avenue, Nicholls. Witnesses informed [...]
When Akio Toyoda took over the reins of Toyota Motor Company, he was on a mission to infuse his car company with a new spirit that comes from his racing background and love for fast cars. The CEO of Toyota knows that he must change the culture at Lexus in order to survive. He has […]
Regular Car Reviews needed a new car after their trusty old Toyota Echo was cruelly destroyed by fate. Thanks to you, they could buy a Honda Fit for $5,000 and a few gallons of silicone for significantly less. All is well. Read more...
Personal helper and service robots like Milo from RoboDynamics have been in development for some time. Milo was a pretty basic machine, however. It certainly didn't have the dexterity to twist open a bottle like Toyota's most recent ASIMO. Show More Summary
1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Lexus NX 200t 4. 2014 Honda CR-V 5. 2014 Jeep Cherokee 6. 2015 Hyundai Sonata 7. 2014 Mazda3 8. 2015 Volvo S60 9. 2014 Hyundai Tucson 10. 2014 Toyota Highlander
The Toyota Sienna was America’s best-selling minivan during the month of July 2014, although Chrysler’s minivan duo combined to own a far greater portion of the market. 44.8% of all July minivan sales went Chrysler and Dodge’s way, up from 38.1% a year ago. Show More Summary
The biggest problem hydrogen fuel cell automobiles and vehicles face is that while they deliver no obvious major consumer, societal, or environmental benefits compared to the rest of the competition, they do have a bunch of obvious consumer defects. read more
Having reached a four-year peak in 2012, the year in which the FR-S first arrived, sales at Toyota USA’s Scion division slid 7.1% in 2013. Through the first seven months of 2014, every Scion model except the tC is selling less often than they did one year ago. Show More Summary
Time for another electric vehicle news roundup. Enjoy! Tesla Motors Pennsylvania has approved 5 Tesla galleries, and existing one and 4 more. (EV Obsession) Tesla trumps Toyota’s fuel cell vehicle efforts, big time. This is Part II in a series on that. Show More Summary
FERGUSON, MO. — Joanna Gary parked her red Toyota Corolla on Canfield Drive and walked in the morning sunshine to a sidewalk memorial to her cousin Michael Brown, 18, who was killed by Police Officer Darren Wilson six days earlier.
Two attorneys who sued Toyota Motor Corp. over unintended acceleration in vehicles will join a Texas lawyer in suing General Motors Co. for economic losses, personal injury or deaths tied to the auto maker's recall of the Chevrolet Cobalt and other older models for a defective ignition switch.
By Jessica Dye NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has appointed two lawyers who led cases against Toyota Motor Corp and a plaintiffs’ attorney from Texas to lead litigation against General Motors Co related to a faulty ignition switch that prompted the recall of millions of vehicles this year. Show More Summary
Hot property of the moment Uber has found some odd business partners in recent months: GM and Toyota, Concur, same sex marriage supporters and even, yes, the Republican Party. We didn’t really imagine unlicensed taxi apps and potatoShow More Summary
Vehicles Affected: More than 16,200 model-year 2013-14 Toyota Tundra pickup trucks modified by Gulf States Toyota Inc. as part of certain vehicle packages to be equipped with a combination of non-Toyota-brand 20-inch alloy wheels and chrome-plated lug nuts The Problem:...
A few weeks ago, I had an issue with my driver's side door on my FR-S. Somehow, it slid down the hinges and started rubbing on the body panel. Being that it's still under warranty, I took it into the dealer who fixed it promptly and I was on my way. Show More Summary
Lexus entered new territory this past April when it revealed the new NX compact luxury crossover at the Beijing Motor Show, but it wasn't until now that the Toyota luxury division actually started building them. The first productionShow More Summary
Last year, the man tasked with sports car development at Toyota, Tetsuya Tada, revealed that the Japanese automaker was planning a three-tier sports car lineup, with the GT 86 (sold here as a Scion FR-S) sitting in the middle. At the top of the range will be the Supra successor, previewed by the stunning FT-1 concept car, while at the bottom will...