A hilarious and explosive Australian commercial by 8Com director Josh Frizzell for the Toyota Camry highlighting the everyday battles and insanity of raising a family. Seriously, they don’t need to spend any money on a Super Bowl commercial in February, and just run this.
Toyota will build the next generation RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid on its new global platform in Cambridge, Ontario, Canada near the Lexus RX in 2019, the automaker announced Tuesday. The plant, which recently lost production of the CorollaShow More Summary
The Fiat Fullback ute, which is based on the Mitsubishi Triton, was unveiled overnight at the Dubai motor show. Designed to go head-to-head with the Toyota Hilux, Ford Ranger and Volkswagen Amarok, amongst others, the Fullback is essentially a Mitsubishi Triton with a revised styling. Visually the differences between the Triton and Fullback centre on […]
By AMANDA VINCENT Three Joe Gibbs Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams has an issue getting through pre-race inspection before Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway near Fort Worth. The splitters on the No. 11 Toyota of Denny Hamlin, the No. 18 Toyota of Kyle Busch and the No. 19 Toyota of Carl [...]
Despite the added weight, this ordinary scooter actually got much faster and more powerful thanks to the guy riding on the back seat. Toyota should totally offer this as an option for the Prius.
Toyota recently introduced a turbocharged 1.2-liter four-cylinder engine in versions of the Scion iM hatchback sold overseas. The engine, which features an undersquare design, also comes with direct fuel injection and variable valve timing to help maximize output while minimizing fuel consumption and at present delivers 114 horsepower and 136...
This is not a one-way street, where the machines help us. We will have to adapt to them. On Friday November 6, Toyota announced that it's investing $1 billion in the Toyota Research Institute, a new company dedicated to R&D in artificial intelligence and robotics. Show More Summary
A new 1.2-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine in the Toyota family will likely power a new range of small models, including an upcoming baby SUV and a small sports car. Those models, of course, have been prefaced by the Toyota C-HR concept SUV – which will make its production debut at the 2016 Geneva motor show […]
Committing US$1 billion over the next five years, Toyota Motor Corporation has announced the establishment of the Toyota Research Institute (TRI), a research and development center initially focusing on artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics. Show More Summary
A new Hybrid joins the RAV4 lineup for 2016.
The government's fears over ammonium nitrate have pushed automakers to seek alternative suppliers.
The interior of the Lexus LF-LC concept car that debuted at the 2012 North American International Auto Show. Toyota is a brand better known for reliability than cutting edge anything, but that could change next year. Rather than hopping on the LTE bandwagon, Toyota is reportedly leapfrogging over the competition by [...]
Toyota will establish a new research and development facility in California’s Silicon Valley at the cost of $1 billion over five years. The new facility, to be called the Toyota Research Institute (TRI), will be based near Stanford University in Palo Alto and focus initially on artificial intelligence and robotics. It will eventually be...
Toyota's new RAV4 encapsulates the company's move away from batteries and toward hydrogen fuel cells. The post Toyota’s Hybrid RAV4 Is a Middle Finger to Battery EVs appeared first on WIRED.
Today's top links cover Toyota's $1 billion AI company, the future of drones, and Uber's possible next moves
Toyota has announced pricing and trim levels for its fourth-generation Prius, which brings a more dramatic design along with improved efficiency for the full hybrid powertrain and new fleet-orientated trim levels. Priced from £23,295 OTR, the 2016 model is based on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) modular platform, which will underpin a number of other […]
TESTED Toyota Prado Kakadu diesel ($84,490) 130kW/450Nm 2.8 turbo diesel 4cyl | 6sp auto Fuel use claimed: 8.0 l/100km | tested: 11.8 l/100km Ford Everest Titanium ($76,990) 143kW/470Nm 3.2 turbo diesel 5cyl | 6sp auto Fuel use claimed: 8.5 l/100km | tested: 11.3 l/100km OVERVIEW You can’t keep everyone happy. Show More Summary
Some of the world’s biggest automotive manufacturers are moving to a future where plugging in to a power point to do your daily commute is a viable reality, but Toyota isn’t following the same path. Companies such as Volkswagen, Audi, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Hyundai and Mitsubishi are pushing for a world where electric power can be used […]
There are still no plans to launch the Toyota Mirai in Australia in the short term, but that’s not due to a lack of government backing for the hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle. According to Tony Cramb, Toyota Australia executive director of sales and marketing, the future of hydrogen cars in this country will come down to […]
Autopilot Today Tesla’s release of its v7.0 firmware last month brought with it the first of its highly anticipated autopilot software suite to the streets. With the initial launch, the masses were nervous about taking their hands off the wheel, but managed to get over their fears enough to try it out. Show More Summary