Dean Kamen, the man who gave us the Segway, has teamed up with Toyota to bring back another one of his most fascinating transportation devices: the iBot SEE ALSO: Segway just dealt a huge blow to the hoverboard industry The iBot debuted...Show More Summary
It may not be a two-wheeled, self-balancing car, but it's still pretty cool. Continue reading Toyota and Dean Kamen relaunch iBOT balancing wheelchair Toyota and Dean Kamen relaunch iBOT balancing wheelchair originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 22 May 2016 13:05:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Strategies to compete with Tesla diverge as GM bets on the Bolt and Toyota picks hydrogen.
It’s easy to understand Toyota’s enthusiasm for selling 9 million hybrids worldwide since 1997. (Well, 9.014 million, but who’s counting?) After all, have you sold 9.014 million hybrids? Don’t lie. You haven’t. Toyota’s announcementShow More Summary
Father John Misty has released a short song on Soundcloud that pokes fun at the bland folk-y songs you might hear in a Toyota Prius commercial. Continue reading Father John Misty's 'Prius Commercial Demo 1' strikes the right chords Father...Show More Summary
It’s end of financial year time again, and that means that business buyers could be looking at ways to spend some dosh before the taxman nabs it. As such, we’ve assembled five budget-friendly business-minded single-cab-chassis utility vehicles to see which is the best end-of-financial-year bargain. The 2016 EOFY contenders are the Isuzu D-Max SX High-Ride, […]
Our enemy’s numbers grow... Toyota announced today it has reached the milestone of selling over nine million hybrids as of April 30th, with the most recent million sales in just nine months. The automaker now sells 33 different hybrid models in over 90 countries and regions with goals of reaching 1.5 million hybrid sales a year. Read more...
While the asphalt is not the preferred environment for the Toyota Tacoma TRD 4x4 Off Road, you can still get to the fun in comfort.
“Every streetlight is a slightly different hue/of white the squares like the blank faces of robots/offer the Hondas and Toyotas idling in the lot something/like hope and yet I am thinking of all of the people on the planes/landing and...Show More Summary
The Toyota Land Cruiser is legendary for its prowess as a sport utility vehicle. The Lexus LX 570 is the premium brand's take on that SUV. The new body styling, updated transmission, and roomier interior are high points for 2016 – none...Show More Summary
Requesting an Uber driver is kind of like playing automotive roulette: You never know what you're going to get. Odds are good that a Toyota Camry or a Nissan Altima might pop up, but some lucky passengers in Dubai wound up with something much more impressive. Instead of an expected Toyota, passengers were picked up by entertainer Coby Persin in a...
Toyota's hybrid sales continue to roll.
When you think of an all wheel drive rally car for the road, you think of an Audi Quattro, or a Subaru WRX, or a Mitsubishi Evo. You do not think of a grey 1988 Toyota Celica. Read more...
Toyota has sold nine million hybrids across the world since the Prius first became available in Japan almost 20 years ago. That’s a lot of batteries. The amount of fuel saved by those hybrids — with a bit of back-of-the-envelope math — is enough for each Toyota hybrid to drive around the entire planet, and then keep going. More »
IComm has helped to roll out Skype for Business across 5 Toyota sites recently, connecting more than 2000 employees; but apparently the car manufacturer isn’t satisfied with using different communication platforms amongst it’s organization and has decided that the entire organization should use the same technology and chose the Microsoft Suite and Skype for Business. […]
Taking a cue from Toyota’s playbook, Hyundai’s Genesis cars will become their own luxury brand. A leaked presentation has confirmed what we previously reported about the Genesis future lineup, and now we have vehicle names and a tentative timeline. Read more...
www.ZerCustoms.com - The future 2017 Toyota Yaris WRC is currently testing in Spain in preparation fo... [...]
Father John Misty made some “rejected” promos for Pandora, wrote lyrics to the “House of Cards” theme song, and shared a demo ostensibly intended for a Toyota Prius commercial. Tonight, he's shared a song that seems to be free of brand loyalty. Show More Summary
Over five million square kilometers (1.9 million sq mi) of the Australian Outback has no mobile signal, but it does have more than a few Toyota LandCruisers. A plan has now been hatched to take advantage of this fact, which would see...Show More Summary
Anyone who has travelled through the red centre knows the feeling — there’s awe at the beauty of our country, a feeling of freedom, and with 70 per cent of Australia — over 5.4 million square kilometers — receiving no mobile signal, a sense that if an emergency happens (unless you have a satellite phone) you’re probably screwed. Show More Summary