Competes with: Toyota Corolla, Nissan Sentra, Mazda3, Honda Civic Looks like: Una Fiesta muy grande Powertrains: 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, optional turbocharged 1.0-liter EcoBoost three-cylinder; six speed manual and automatic transmissions Hits dealerships: Fall 2014 More Ford News Ford has seen...
Toyota and BMW have come together to work on future auto technology, and more importantly sports cars…
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The new-car sales ‘pre-season’ is officially over, with the arrival this week of the new Toyota Corolla Sedan. The gloves are off for Toyota and Mazda now, with each carmaker going into battle with their most up-to-date offerings, as the new Corolla Sedan joins its hatch sibling to take on the new Mazda3. Show More Summary
After nearly a decade the Aygo's successor is here.
Toyota's CEO is going all-out to project the company in a more stylish light in order to shed the "boring" tag.
Reading Alex Dykes’ review of the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid, I was reminded of something by Alex’s description of the Accord’s drivetrain layout. Unlike the Toyota and Ford parallel hybrid systems (similar in function but arrived at independently), or the Chevy Volt’s Voltec drivetrain (a different spin, no pun intended, on the same basic idea […]
Toyota's Camry has long been the king of the midsize sedan segment, but a new competitor has emerged on top in terms of retail sales.
Introduced in 1980 as a replacement to Toyota’s utilitarian, five-passenger FJ55 Land Cruiser, the FJ60 series Land Cruisers were meant to bring a bit of civility and creature comfort into the off-road equation. Though not quite as popular as the smaller, iconic FJ40 Land Cruiser, FJ60 models, like this 1987 Toyota FJ60 Land Cruiser for […]
--> Honda’s entry into the hybrid hatch market hasn’t come without any adversity. It’s tough enough to break into a segment long dominated by the Toyota Prius and etch a name for itself; even more so that you’re coming into the fight with less fuel economy than the proverbial kingpin. Show More Summary
Toyota sold over 40,000 more Camrys in the U.S. than its nearest competitor, the Honda Accord. But Honda is making hay that the Accord was actually the car bought by more Americans last year. In 2013, the best-selling vehicle in the U.S. Show More Summary
Perhaps it is an omen that this time, for NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Denny Hamlin, all the wrecking was behind him. The mayhem at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday unfolded as Hamlin hustled his No. 11 Toyota toward the checkered...Show More Summary
Medium is the new large. By 2017 when the large car segment will have been thrown into further disarray with the loss of the Ford Falcon and question marks surrounding imported replacements for the Holden Commodore and Toyota Aurion, it really has to be. The mass exodus from large six-cylinder family sedans that has happened [...]
Although the Honda Accord finished second to the Toyota Camry in the official sales rankings, Honda is touting the Accord’s dominance in retail sales, which accounted for 98 percent of overall Accord sales. By contrast, Bloomberg reports that Toyota’s retail mix for the Camry was 16 percent, with 342,007 Camrys ending up in the hands of […]
Okay, folks - it appears we've got a problem. The Toyota GT86, Europe's counterpart to our own beloved Subaru BRZ and Scion FR-S coupes, is apparently not selling too well. This, according to Toyota's European Vice President of Research...Show More Summary
Sources close to Toyota say the engine plant in Altona, Australia will likely be relocated to Siam Toyota Manufacturing in Thailand once the automaker ceases Australian manufacturing operations in 2017. GoAuto reports that while the company hasn’t officially announced what will happen to the $331 million AUD engine plant thus far, executives inside Toyota Australia […]
Is the 2014 Toyota Venza a sedan, a crossover, a wagon, or an SUV? Venza is really all of them rolled up into one multi-use vehicle. It doesn’t really fit into any category or segment, but is a unique type of vehicle from Toyota. It’s really only comparable with the Honda Crosstour, but has much […]
If the Mazda Cosmo and Toyota 2000GT aren’t two of Japan’s best sports cars, they’re at least two of the most significant, having shown American buyers and the rest of the world what the Japanese auto industry was capable of just as it really began its postwar reach beyond the Nipponese borders. Jeff Koch was […]
Pos No. Driver Sponsor 1 3 Austin Dillon # DOW Chevrolet 2 78 Martin Truex. Jr. Furniture Row Chevrolet 3 20 Matt Kenseth Dollar General Toyota 4 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Express Toyota 5 5 Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance Chevrolet 6 24 Jeff...Show More Summary
The next-generation energy and social operational experiments that are being promoted in four regions in Japan (Yokohama, Toyota, Keihanna [Kyoto], and Kitakyushu) toward the realization of smart cities and smart communities are steadily yielding concrete results. Show More Summary