The all-new 2017 Toyota C-HR, due here early next year, could soon welcome a flagship performance variant to the family. Unveiled at the Geneva motor show in March this year, the C-HR debuted an edgy and sporting new evolution of Toyota’s SUV styling. But, with 98kW hybrid and 85kW 1.2-litre turbo powertrains on board, its […]
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BEIJING (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp plans to sell heavily electrified, so-called plug-in hybrid cars in China starting in 2018, its head of China operations, Hiroji Onishi, said on Sunday. The plan is aimed at taking advantage of generous...Show More Summary
This might be surprising, but car companies don't fear recalls. They know they'll face them, and they accept they're a cost of doing business. A General Motors or Toyota isn't happy when a truly huge and deadly one happens — such as the GM ignition-switch recalls linked to more than 100 fatalities. Show More Summary
By Naomi Tajitsu TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor's close ties to its "keiretsu" - or family of affiliates and suppliers - have helped it become the world's top automaker. But two major production stoppages this year highlight the risks, too. Show More Summary
Prius owners can now haul a light trailer, thanks to improved heat management in the electric motor and differential.
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News Toyota Motor Corp. said it would reopen its Japan plants next week after shutting down operations following the recent earthquakes. The carmaker said it would resume production at 18 assembly lines between April 25 and April 28. Show More Summary
By Naomi Tajitsu and Makiko Yamazaki TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp, the world's biggest-selling automaker, said on Sunday it would suspend much of its production at plants across Japan this week after earthquakes in the country's south led to a shortage of parts, while some other manufacturers extended stoppages due to damage to factories. Show More Summary
Making the most of a brand-new format Saturday Erik Jones dominated in the first of two heat races running the Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Jones put the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Game Stop Toyota on the pole for the race with his No. Show More Summary
Friday's qualifying for the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway set the field for Sunday's race, which will be led by Carl Edwards, who won his second consecutive pole. Toyota Racing congratulated him on Twitter: Here are the qualifying...Show More Summary
Over the past 20 years, the Toyota Prius has been the world's most successful "alternative"-fuel vehicle, largely because it doesn't depend on that fuel — electricity. Rather, it runs a gas-and-electric motor at the same time, most of...Show More Summary
The success of Uber and Tesla and various charismatic alternatives to business-as-usual in the auto industry have prompted a lot of deep thinking about what traditional car makers should do to avoid being turned into road kill. A decade...Show More Summary
TOKYO (By Minami Funakoshi for Reuters) — Japan’s government and auto giants Toyota Motor Corp Nissan Motor Co will join in an effort to develop intelligent maps by 2018, the Nikkei daily said, as competition heats up to improve the technology key for autonomous driving. Japanese automakers, map-making companies, and the government will get together […]
Carl Edwards will lead the field to the green in Saturday night’s Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. Posting a lap of 194.609 mph (27.748 sec), the driver of the No. 19 Toyota scored his first pole of the season and second at Texas. Show More Summary
Toyota Motor Corp. is expanding its artificial intelligence research to University of Michigan, its third university collaboration in the U.S. to try to advance its efforts in autonomous driving.
By AMANDA VINCENT For Martin Truex Jr., the driver of the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, the Texas Motor Speedway race weekend that culminates in Saturday night’s running of the Duck Commander 500 includes being honored with the Texas Motor Speedway’s Sportsmanship Award at the track’s annual gala [...]
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) received a $1 million grant from Toyota Motor North America, Inc. (TMNA) to support essential transportation assistance for residents in Northern Collin County.
The Bangkok Motor Show ran from March 23rd to April 3rd this year, and as always, there was a number of manufacturers set up to show their latest and greatest. Toyota had a decent little booth set up in between Chevy and Lexus this year. Show More Summary
Toyota Motor Corp. announced it is partnering with Micr […]
Against expectations that auto sales would rise by at least 7 percent, March 2016 volume in the United States increased just 3 percent. Modest growth at General Motors and noteworthy drops at Toyota, Volkswagen, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz didn’t stop auto sales from increasing by more than 50,000 units, year-over-year. Show More Summary