By Norihiko Shirouzu SHANGHAI (Reuters) - French automaker PSA Peugeot Citroen is open to bringing in more partners to its existing collaboration with Toyota Motor Corp to share the cost of designing and manufacturing mini-cars, according to its chief executive. Show More Summary
Japanese giant outpaces Volkswagen, General Motors despite softer demand at home.
A veteran executive of Toyota has been nominated to replace a Bank of Japan board member later this year. ||| Tokyo - The Abe administration picked a veteran executive of Toyota Motor Corporation, one of the biggest beneficiaries of Abenomics, to replace a Bank of Japan board member who in October had opposed expanded monetary stimulus. Show More Summary
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp, the world's largest automaker by sales volume, plans to launch two hybrid cars in China this year as part of efforts to launch vehicles that will help to reduce pollution in the country. The gasoline-electric...Show More Summary
By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - Big may be beautiful, but Toyota Motor Corp's global design chief is betting that edgy is the way to go for the Japanese automaker's premium Lexus brand, specifically its signature 'spindle grille' design. Show More Summary
Bebeto Matthews/APGM unveiled the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu earlier this month. It goes on sale this fall. For years, many Americans in search of a reliable family sedan felt no need to look further than the Toyota Camry or Honda Accord. Show More Summary
Toyota Motor Corp. plans to spend $1 billion to construct a new auto factory in central Mexico where it will build the Corolla sedan.
By Chang-Ran Kim TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp announced plans for new factories in Mexico and China on Wednesday, ending a self-imposed expansion freeze to fend off rivals racing to overtake it as the world's top-selling automaker. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp, the world's biggest automaker, plans to move production of its Corolla compact cars to a new factory in Mexico from Canada to benefit from lower costs, the Globe and Mail reported, citing sources familiar with the situation. Show More Summary
By Joanna Zuckerman Bernstein and Alexandra Alper MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp will spend $1 billion to build a car factory in the central Mexican state of Guanajuato, with plans to announce the investment on Wednesday, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said. Show More Summary
Toyota is bringing its various overseas racing activities under the common banner of Gazoo Racing and the purview of its new Motor Sports Group, coordinating the company's various racing activities around the world. Continue readingShow More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyoites will get a chance to zip around town on Toyota Motor Corp's three-wheeled electric car-motorbike from Friday, in a trial aimed at crafting a global business model to reduce gridlock and pollution.
Ford’s new 2015 Mondeo made its local debut today with the Australian motoring media, ahead of a showroom launch set for May 1. Priced from $32,790 in hatch form and $49,340 for the wagon, the new Mondeo is aimed right at Toyota’s segment-leading Camry ($30,490) and the popular Mazda6 ($32,540). Show More Summary
The Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has been unveiled at the 2015 New York auto show. Under the skin, the RAV4 Hybrid features a 2.5-litre Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder petrol engine and an electric motor to drive the front wheels. All-wheel drive is provided by a separate electric motor, which powers the rear wheels as traction and conditions demand. [...]
The SsangYong XAV (for eXciting Authentic Vehicle. Sure, why not) concept just came out at the Seoul Motor Show. The company's CEO introduced it with some comment about #youths and #lifestyle that didn't translate well, but this soft-roader actually looks a little bit awesome. Read more...
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News Toyota Motor Corp. will invest about $1.25 billion to build production plants in China and Mexico, which are expected to open in 2018 or 2019. And, electric car maker Telsa delivered 10,030 vehicles during the first quarter of the year - a 55% jump from the year before. Show More Summary
By Maki Shiraki TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toyota Motor Corp will spend about 150 billion yen ($1.3 billion) to build two new car plants in Mexico and China, two people familiar with plans said, ending a three-year freeze imposed after unchecked growth lumbered the world's biggest auto maker with too many idle production lines. Show More Summary
And here we have the final debut of the New York Auto Show…a hybrid version of the Toyota RAV4. The RAV4 uses the same 2.5-liter four-cylinder Atkinson cycle engine mated to an electric motor. In the NX, the setup makes 200 hp while returning 33/30 mpg city/highway. Show More Summary
Ford, General Motors and Honda, among others, ended March in losing territory. Fiat Chrysler and Toyota posted modest gains.
Toyota Motor Co.'s luxury brand Lexus has unveiled a redesigned RX sport utility vehicle at the New York International Auto Show.