When she arrived for the Winter Olympics in South Korea, Chloe Kim already was an accomplished snowboarder with a handful of endorsement deals from the likes of Visa Inc., Nike Inc. and Toyota Motor Corp. Then came her dominating performance to win the gold medal in the women’s snowboarding halfpipe...
Toyota is on its way to electric motors that are cheaper and less vulnerable to materials shortages.
INTERNATIONAL - Toyota Motor Corp. is readying electric motors that include as much as 50 percent less in rare earths amid concern of a supply crunch as automakers race to expand their electric-vehicle lineups. Asia’s biggest carmaker...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Kyle Benjamin is slated to drive the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota in two NASCAR Xfinity Series races this season, beginning with Saturday’s Rinnai 250 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He’ll also drive the car in the July 28 race at Iowa Speedway in Newton. “I can’t wait to get back behind [...]
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With Mandy Turner this week is Paul Maric and Mike Costello. In car news, Ford Mustang pricing and specs have been released, a Toyota Supra racer is headed for the Geneva motor show, Ford says focusing on the Ranger Raptor’s cylinder count is “missing the point”, and Holden launches an online sales pilot. Meanwhile, the Mercedes-AMG G63 and […]
An image of Toyota's race car concept previewing a new generation of the Supra has surfaced. The concept is due at next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, and crucially it wears the body destined for the production Supra due to be revealed later this year. A prototype for Bentley's next Flying Spur sedan has been spotted. It's heavily...
Road 2 Recovery, Toyota Motor Sales, Toyota of Escondido, and Rockford Fosgate have teamed up to give fans a chance to win a 2018 Toyota Tacoma Truck.
Toyota will present its new Supra at next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. However, the version we'll be treated with is a Supra race car concept, a teaser for which was released today. Mercedes-Benz will use the Geneva show for the debut of the AMG version of its new G-Class. The engine has been made smaller but at the same power has...
We're getting awfully close to the reveal of Toyota's new Supra. The automaker on Tuesday released a teaser for a race car concept scheduled for a debut next month at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, and most of the lines match up with prototypes for the new Supra spotted in the wild. Toyota is yet to confirm the Supra name for the car...
The Toyota Supra will be previewed at the Geneva motor show next month, in the form of a “modern racing concept”. Partially shown in a single shadowy image, the company says the car will “signal Toyota’s commitment to bring back to the market its most iconic sports car”. While the accompanying release doesn’t explicitly say ‘Supra‘, […]
Feb 9 (Reuters) - McLaren Formula One driver Fernando Alonso can compete for Toyota in every round of the World Endurance Championship this season after organisers moved the Japanese event to avoid a U.S. Grand Prix clash.
Andre Rivera is a 20-year veteran of the auto industry who now oversees training for Tesla. He got his start in the business when General Motors and Toyota owned what's now Tesla's factory. To him, Tesla is completely rethinking what...Show More Summary
The new-generation Toyota Yaris has made its global debut at the 2018 New Delhi motor show. According to NDTV, the new Yaris sedan will be available with a 1.5-litre petrol engine mated to either a six-speed manual or a continuously-variable transmission. The car’s list of features includes seven airbags, disc brakes for all four wheels, […]
The Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance has claimed the global passenger vehicle sales crown for 2017 ahead of the Volkswagen Group and Toyota Motor Company. According to figures released by the various companies, the French-Japanese alliance has successfully the two-horse race dominating the charts in recent times. With the addition of Mitsubishi Motors to the lineup, […]
Toyota Motor North America, Inc. has announced a safety recall in the United States of approximately 49,000 model year 2016 Prius and Lexus RX vehicles, and model year 2015 and 2016 Lexus NX vehicles. Toyota says the vehicles have air bag systems where an open circuit could be created over time. If this were to […]
Jan 30 (Reuters) - Fernando Alonso will drive for Toyota in this year's Le Mans 24-hour race and the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), his McLaren Formula One team said on Tuesday.
Toyota Motor Corp. has ended talks with the Environmental Protection Agency to overhaul internal management practices at the agency, the automaker told HuffPost on Wednesday.
Toyota's flagship sedan makes waves in the Motor City with high-level tech and a bold new design both inside and out.
After watching helplessly as competition from Toyota, General Motors, and Nissan ate its lunch in the midsize truck game, Ford has finally rolled out a new Ford Ranger. Last seen darkening dealer lots as a 2011 model, the old RangerShow More Summary