A first preview for the all-new 2018 Toyota Camry has been handed down this morning, ahead of an unveiling now confirmed for next month’s Detroit motor show. The new Camry, which will be fully imported into Australia when the company’s local manufacturing operation winds up next year, promises to introduce a more dynamic and sporting […]
Toyota Motor is taking another stab at riding the smartphone wave with a free navigation app that provides driving directions and live traffic updates in Japan, after a previous paid version of the service failed to catch on.
While electric vehicles (EVs) and self-driving cars are being touted as the future of the automotive industry and several players are looking to increase their fleet of EVs, Toyota Motors is likely to start mass production of its electric vehicles by 2020. The company is forming an “in house venture [...]
Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda is taking the helm of a new battery-powered vehicle project, accelerating the Japanese auto giant’s effort to catch up to General Motors, Tesla Motors and Nissan Motor in electric-car development.
Editor’s note: Today we hear from Steven Simons, IT Manager for Customer Retail and Product Systems at Toyota Motor, Europe. Read how the world’s largest automaker used Chrome digital signage to provide its showroom customers an innovative and immersive customer experience. Show More Summary
Toyota works to develop advanced electric-car battery Norihiko Shirouzu w/Muralikumar Anantharaman and Stephen Coates, November 24, 2016 (Reuters) “Toyota Motor Corp said it aims to develop a more advanced [lithium-ion] electric-carShow More Summary
(Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp said it aims to develop a more advanced electric-car battery “in a few years” that will allow the Japanese automaker to build vehicles with up to 15 percent greater range and battery life than they have currently. “Lithium-ion battery is a key technology for electrifying cars, and there is a […]
Toyota Motor Corp. has developed a new way of observing the movements of tiny particles in a battery used to power electric vehicles—an advance it says will help boost their cruise range by 10 percent to 15 percent.
The sliding door motor can blow a fuse, allowing the door to slide open unexpectedly if not properly latched.
subaru is set to take on full-sized seven-seat suvs such as the mazda cx-9 and toyota kluger with its largest car yet. the brand unveiled its viziv-7 concept car at this week's la motor show, a machine that points to a new model set to go on sale in the us in 2018. Show More Summary
The anticipated 2018 LDV T60 ute has been revealed at this week’s Guangzhou motor show, offering a first look at the Chinese commercial vehicle brand’s rival to the top-selling Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger. An Australian launch for the LDV T60 has also been locked in, with local distributor Ateco today confirming the ute’s debut […]
Reuters: Toyota Sharpens Focus on Electric Cars Through New In-House Unit Toyota Motor Corp is setting up a new in-house unit to develop electric cars, offering its strongest endorsement yet of a technology it has not embraced wholly,...Show More Summary
Nov 18 (Gracenote) - Leg 1 Classification from the Rally of Australia on Friday 1. Esapekka Lappi (Finland) Skoda 59:37.000 2. Nicolas Fuchs (Peru) Skoda +02:12.800 3. Harry Bates (Australia) Toyota 03:43.400 4. Molly Taylor (Australia) Subaru 04:56.200 5. Show More Summary
We first saw the Toyota C-HR at the Paris Motor Show in 2014. Now it's finally arrived in the US in production form, and it's missing something important.
By AMANDA VINCENT Three NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams — the No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota team of Denny Hamlin and the No. 6 and 16 Roush Fenway Racing Ford teams of Trevor Bayne and Greg Biffle — lost their positions in the pit selection order for Sunday’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor [...]
We slid behind the wheel of the 2016 BMW M2 for a video road test; SEMA brought us the Ford Mustang GTT; and a collection of supercars was seized. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority. Toyota built a Land Cruiser that is supposedly capable of hitting 220 mph. How? A host of modifications from aerodynamic and suspension...
The first car to be sold on the common market was the 1908 Model-T from Ford Motor Company. Since then we’ve had 108 years of development, radical thinking and improvements in design, manufacturing, assembly, roads and even drivers.Show More Summary
Toyota Motor Corp. has invested in San Francisco-based […]
TOYOTA CITY, Japan (Reuters) - Engineers at Toyota Motor Corp say they have tamed volatile lithium-ion battery technology, and can now safely pack more power at no significant extra cost, giving the Japanese automaker the option to enter the growing all-electric car market.
As the calendar flipped out of the coked-up 80s and into the next decade, the mash-up that was Diamond Star Motors cranked out all-wheel drive turbo coupes, Chevy unleashed the ZR-1 (with the hyphen, thank you very much), and we were watching Robert Duvall play an excellent portrayal of Harry Hyde. Show More Summary