If you’ve been following the auto industry, you probably already know that Toyota was the world’s biggest-selling carmaker in 2014, with 10.23 million vehicles delivered worldwide. On top of everyone else for the third consecutive year,...Show More Summary
Felix Baumgartner became a household name when he bailed out of a perfectly good, balloon-borne craft and parachuted back to earth from 24 miles up. While that certainly took nerve, his latest stunt shows his prowess with the Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm Bo-105 helicopter, and I gotta say, the man has mad skills. Show More Summary
That screeching noise you’re hearing around the 20-second mark in the video below? That’s the 2016 Toyota Tacoma’s front brakes screaming through sand as the Tacoma digs itself out of a self-inflicted pit using its clever crawl control. Show More Summary
The 2016 Toyota Tacoma will still come with rear drum brakes, but its traction control tech has become a lot more advanced. Let’s watch the truck get buried to its axles in sand, and then activate “Crawl Control” and turn its tires into shovels for an easy self-recovery. Read more...
When Gilbert Phelps hit the road in his Toyota Camry around 2 a.m. that morning late last week, he probably didn't expect he'd end up Internet-infamous. The post Stoner Snaps Selfie With Arresting Officer After Drunk-Driving Arrest appeared first on Crime Feed.
Beginning in September 2014, the Honda CR-V began a streak as America’s best-selling SUV/crossover, a streak which has now extended through July 2015. Eleven consecutive months is no mean feat — the Toyota Camry’s current streak as America’s best-selling car is only six months long. Show More Summary
Toyota has announced this week it will pursue legal action against parties accused of supplying counterfeit airbag parts for fitment to some of its vehicles. Specifically, Toyota will allege it is the victim of 'trademark infringement'...Show More Summary
Toyota has taken its time entering the compact SUV market but for fans of small models with quirky styling, the wait may have been worth it. The carmaker previewed the new model in the C-HR concept (pictured) at last year’s Paris Motor...Show More Summary
It’s been three years since the Toyota 86 first exploded onto the Australian new car market with a sub-$30k starting price and the promise of ‘proper’ rear-wheel-drive dynamics. Initially a consistent top-seller in the local sports car segment, that success has not been matched globally. And now in 2015, sales here are so far down […]
photos by Wilson Lee Speedy Ortiz in the Toyota Tent @ Outside Lands "In order to maximize your enjoyment," spoke a computerized voice at the start of St. Vincent's set, "please refrain from digitally capturing your experience": A fitting introduction...
The era of metal folding roofs at BMW might be coming to an end. According to a source close to our sister-magazine Bimmertoday, not only the jointly developed with Toyota BMW Z4 successor will use a soft top, but also the next generation G23 4 Series Convertible. The source says a decision has already been made. Read more...
Photo by Rob Koy Justin Barcia, Jeremy Martin and Cooper Webb have been selected to represent the United States at this year’s Motocross of Nations on Sept. 26-27, in Ernee, France. Toyota/Yamaha/JGRMX's Justin Barcia will race in the...Show More Summary
Toyota is reportedly planning to launch a new crossover to accompany the RAV4, with aggressive styling previewed by the C-HR concept unveiled at the Paris Motor Show last year. Continue reading Toyota planning new small crossover Toyota planning new small crossover originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:27:00 EST. Show More Summary
Hot on the heels of leaked images of the updated 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser comes new images of the big SUV’s corporate cousin, the 2016 Lexus LX 570. Both vehicles trace their roots back to the 2008 model year, when they were introduced as all-new models, and both were given updates for 2013. We should see the latest versions of the Land...
A driver of a black Toyota with Florida license plates smashed into the side of an Upper East Side Starbucks this morning, reportedly striking a Fresh Direct delivery man passing by the coffee shop on foot. Both the driver and the pedestrian sustained only minor injuries. [ more › ]
The BMW Z4 successor, co-developed with Toyota, will also lose its steel hardtop to save weight.
The mid-cycle refresh finally earns an 'acceptable' rating in the challenging small-overlap test.
The crossover is being designed primarily for the European market.
Toyota’s interpretation of the VehiCROSS new generation of compact crossovers will go on sale early next year after its reveal in Geneva in March, according to Autocar. The Toyota C-HR (or perhaps Auris Cross) will be built on Toyota’s new global architecture, from which half of its cars will be based by 2020. Show More Summary
Last week, Lexus division general manager let slip that his company was thinking that it needed a paragon as the luxury division for Toyota. “We need a flagship. It doesn’t have to be a sedan,” Jeff Bracken, Lexus division general manager, told Reuters. Show More Summary