Assembled here are some of the best Oppositelock posts from March 22nd though the 28th. It includes a review of the Toyota Yaris, bitter realities of living with an electric car, Swedish Cars & Coffee and more. Read more...
Who's your daddy? Vin Diesel, obviously. I don't know how to change the oil in my car. My wife drives our 1995 Toyota Camry almost everywhere, and she sure as hell parallel parks when it comes to that. Yet I've almost unintentionally seen every one of the half-dozen Fast & Furious films released between 2001 and 2013. Show More Summary
Toyota’s midsized RAV4 SUV has come in for a styling update, debuting at this week’s New York Auto Show ahead of a global rollout. A new Hybrid model also joins the range for 2015, although Toyota’s local arm has confirmed that an Australian launch for this variant is not on the cards. Show More Summary
The fourth generation Toyota RAV4 gains a new powertrain option with the announcement of the 2016 RAV4 hybrid at the New York auto show.
And here we have the final debut of the New York Auto Show…a hybrid version of the Toyota RAV4. The RAV4 uses the same 2.5-liter four-cylinder Atkinson cycle engine mated to an electric motor. In the NX, the setup makes 200 hp while returning 33/30 mpg city/highway. Show More Summary
NEW YORK — Fear the Raptor That's what the Ford F-150 Raptor driving simulator, lurking on the lower level of the Javits Center at the New York Auto Show, should say as you walk up to its imposing display See also: Toyota and Chrysler...Show More Summary
Though it may look just like our 1996-2001 Toyota Camry at a glance, the Toyota Chaser is no beigemobile. Because the Japanese spent the 90’s selling their coolest cars only to themselves, we never got the Toyota Chaser; it looks like a Camry, but underneath, it’s a Supra. We’re in love. Read more...
Toyota is planning to offer a hybrid version of every car in its lineup by the year 2020 - and today it took another step towards that goal by unveiling the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid at the New York Auto Show. Toyota's compact crossover utility vehicle is one of
The RAV4 gets a new look, more features inside and a gasoline-electric hybrid drivetrain.
Toyota unveils the 2016 RAV4 Hybrid at the 2016 New York Auto Show, along with a styling refresh for the whole lineup. The design sees a big change up front, and there's a lot more tech available too. Continue reading 2016 Toyota RAV4...Show More Summary
PLANO, TX—Describing the prototype as a major technological breakthrough for autonomous vehicles, engineers at Toyota unveiled the first driverless car Thursday capable of committing a hit-and-run. Members of the design team told reporters that the...
Ford, General Motors and Honda, among others, ended March in losing territory. Fiat Chrysler and Toyota posted modest gains.
Two summers ago, my friend Eric and I indulged in the ultimate expression of baseball fandom: We attended 30 ballgames in 30 different stadiums in 30 days. Twenty-two thousand miles in a 2008 Toyota RAV4 later, it was clear we’d never...Show More Summary
In today’s installment, we’ll examine the lineups of the big Japanese three: Nissan, Honda, and Toyota, as well as their luxury variants. I should have said this in the first installment, but never let it be said that I am above admitting...Show More Summary
NEW YORK — Virtual reality is, so far, mainly driven by dynamic forays into interactive gaming, but automakers presenting at the New York Auto Show are harnessing the technology to bring the public closer to the automotive world Both...Show More Summary
The teenaged Scion brand inherits a small wagon from its parent company Toyota's global lineup.
Infiniti is to Nissan like Lexus is to Toyota. Infiniti is the luxury brand of Nissan, but they go about their business a little different from Lexus. Lexus seems to be going the way of developing a new image for their brand that includes much more performance and flash. Infiniti’s business model is about building […]
A decade ago, Toyota's youth-oriented spinoff brand Scion scored an instant hit with the toaster-esque xB. It made sense not only for kids that wanted an interesting, cheap, reliable, spacious car, but everyone that wanted an interesting cheap, reliable, spacious car. Show More Summary
J. David and Jerelyn Sackman got their '99 Toyota Sienna towed after it was parked for five days in the same street spot, after a neighbor complained. They didn't know, and most Los Angeles residents likely don't know, that being inShow More Summary
Chevrolet has struggled to become a player in the mid-sized sedan segment, which accounts for sales of about 2.4 million vehicles annually and is dominated by the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Nissan Altima and Ford Fusion. Those four nameplates account for more that 60% of the mid-sized sedan...