A Yaris with 205 horsepower doesnt sound all that bad.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A trade association representing General Motors Co, Toyota Motor Corp, Volkswagen AG and nine other automakers on Tuesday asked new Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt to withdraw an Obama administration decision to lock in vehicle emission rules through 2025.
Japanese automotive giant Toyota has confirmed it's bringing a tiny plug-in electric concept car to this year's Geneva Motor Show. Called the i-TRIL, it gives a glimpse of what Toyota imagines is the future of individual urban mobility. Show More Summary
The Geneva Motor Show is rapidly approaching and Toyota already gave us a glimpse of what it plans to show. Toyota released a teaser photo of a brand new electric vehicle concept, the i-TRIL concept, on Monday. Toyota said the concept...Show More Summary
oyota has released the first look at its i-tril concept, set to make its official debut in march as part of the geneva motor show. although there's little so see in the first teaser image toyota describes the i-tril as a city car which can be operated as an autonomous vehicle. Show More Summary
The Toyota i-TRIL concept, destined for next month’s Geneva motor show, will preview the company’s step into the autonomous driving landscape. Described as an alternative to city cars, motorcycles, and “and other electric vehicles”, the i-TRIL is said to be Toyota’s view of an engaging and environmentally friendly mobility solution. The vehicle will not be […]
A tangled web of state laws could make it more difficult to test self-driving cars soon, representatives from automotive companies told a congressional committee Tuesday. Spokespeople from automakers such as General Motors, Toyota, and Volvo, and representatives from ride-sharing company Lyft and a leading think tank told a House committee that...
(Reuters) – General Motors and Toyota officials will tell a U.S. House panel on Tuesday that automakers need changes to automotive safety rules to allow the deployment of self-driving cars on American roads. “Without changes to those regulations, it may be years before the promise of today’s technology can be realized and thousands of preventable […]
General Motors, Ford, Toyota and 15 other major automakers have urged President Donald Trump to reverse a decision by the Obama administration to lock in fuel efficiency rules for model years 2022-2025 cars and light trucks. The post Automakers to Trump: Reverse Fuel Efficiency Rules appeared first on Environmental Leader.
Update: The alleged brochure for the new Toyota Supra has turned out to be a fake. After some further digging, 'Motor.es' discovered that the scan was compiled using the original brochure from the MkIV Supra as well as some enthusiast magazines from Japan. Our original post is below. An image alleged to be the scan of a brochure for the upcoming...
Feb 11 (Gracenote) - Leg 2 Classification from the Rally of Sweden on Saturday 1. Jari-Matti Latvala (Finland) Toyota 2:04:59.300 2. Ott Taenak (Estonia) Ford +00:03.800 3. Sebastien Ogier (France) Ford 00:16.600 4. Daniel Sordo (Spain) Hyundai 01:39.500 5. Show More Summary
Dodge released some new details on its Challenger SRT Demon, Ford unveiled a redesigned Expedition and Toyota added new TRD Sport trim to its Tundra and Sequoia full-size fleet. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at 'Motor Authority.' Dodge is set to unveil a new Challenger variant even more potent than the 707-horsepower Hellcat. It’s...
Tesla is facing a potential unionization effort by workers at its Fremont, CA factory. This shouldn't surprise anyone, least of all Tesla itself. The factory was a union shop when it was jointly operated by Toyota and General MotorsShow More Summary
Feb 10 (Gracenote) - Leg 1 Classification from the Rally of Sweden on Friday 1. Thierry Neuville (Belgium) Hyundai 1:16:24.700 2. Jari-Matti Latvala (Finland) Toyota +00:28.100 3. Ott Taenak (Estonia) Ford 00:49.700 4. Kris Meeke (Britain) Citroen 00:51.800 5. Show More Summary
Abe said that "a whopping majority" of the Japanese cars running on American roads are manufactured in the U.S. by American workers. Trump has criticized Toyota Motor Corp. for planning to build an assembly plant in Mexico and complained that Japanese consumers don't buy enough U.S.-made cars.
Toyota Motors announced a $600 million investment in its manufacturing plant in Princeton, Indiana. The investment will be directed towards the expansion in production capacity of the plant and the retooling of the factory for the production of the next generation of its midsize SUV Highlander.
Toyota Motors sells over 10 million new vehicles globally each year. Crucially, the company achieves these extremely high sales levels without a leading position in China. Since, car penetration levels in China are very low compared to those in the US and Europe, there is significant room for growth
Suzuki and Toyota Motor Corp. have agreed to begin official talks on pushing their partnership further. The partnership memorandum announced today covers a wide range of issues crucial to developing and producing automobiles, while keeping Suzuki independent as an automaker. Show More Summary
Toyota Motor lifted its earnings guidance for the ongoing year on a weaker yen and expectations for higher sales volume a week after losing its position as the top global automaker to Volkswagen.
Dodge continues to drip-tease info on the new 2018 Challenger SRT Demon; The Yenko name is revived on a Camaro; and we get an idea of what the new 2019 Toyota Supra might look like. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority. Mercedes-AMG took the wraps off the new 2018 E63 S wagon before its 2017 Geneva auto show debut. With...