VW settles diesel emissions charges for $4.3 billion and agrees to government oversight by an independent monitor, joining General Motors and Toyota in the federal penalty box for bad behavior.
We dove deeper in into the 2018 Dodge Demon; took a spin in in the 2017 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro; and Mercedes-Benz revealed the 2018 S-Class. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at 'Motor Authority.' Customers planning on purchasing a new Tesla Model S or Model X are going to find the prices going up on range-topping 100D and P100D models. The...
The Toyota Fengchao Fun concept has been unveiled at the 2017 Shanghai motor show, and probably points the way to the look of the China and Asian market Camry. From the side, the concept looks to feature smoothed out versions of the eighth-generation Camry’s doors. At the front and rear, the concept has unique styling, […]
Car sharing service Getaround has raised $45 million in Series C funding, led by a new investor Braemar Energy Ventures, and with participating from Toyota Motor Corp and China’s SAIC Motor. The round also includes existing investors...Show More Summary
Toyota Motor Co. says it will build a $10 million center for visitors and interactive training at its northeast Mississippi assembly plant. The Japanese automaker's announcement came Thursday as it … Click to Continue »
The Toyota FT-4X has been given a proper unveiling this week at the New York motor show, dubbed by the Japanese brand as a four-wheel-drive toolbox. Standing for ‘Future Toyota 4WD Crossover’, the FT-4X reincarnates the spirit of the company’s iconic FJ LandCruisers and other off-roaders with a more modern twist. Around the exterior the baby 4X4 […]
Toyota is introducing a new robotic leg brace called the Welwalk WW-1000 that can help patients with partial paralysis affecting one side of their body walk again. The robotic exoframe is worn on the affected leg, with a large motorShow More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said it will commercialize rehabilitation robots later this year when it makes its robotic walk assist system available for rent, joining Honda Motor Co in marketing mobility devices for Japan's ageing population.
The ruggedly futuristic Toyota FT-4X has been revealed in leaked images circulating online, ahead of its official debut at this week’s New York motor show. Looking like a cross between an FJ Cruiser, a Jeep Wrangler, and several other boxy crossovers, the FT-4X is a fully-functional concept car that is actually smaller than the C-HR, though it […]
Toyota recently announced a massive $1.33 billion investment for Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK). The motion marks the highest investment of any automaker in Kentucky and the second-largest in state history. TMMK will...Show More Summary
Toyota's premium brand, Lexus, has announced the world premiere of its new LS 500 F Sport at the next international motor show in New York, which is set to open its doors to the public on April 14, 2017. Hot on the heels of the presentation...Show More Summary
By AMANDA VINCENT Eric Phillips has been named the crew chief for the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota for Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Texas Motor Speedway near Fort Worth, according to a tweet from Catchfence.com‘s Christopher Knight. “Eric Phillips has been named crew chief of the No. 18 #NASCAR XFINITY Series car @TXMotorSpeedway [...]
Hyundai Motor Group is going all in with its Genesis luxury brand, following in the footsteps of Honda and Toyota’s success with Acura and Lexus, respectively. But it’s not the 20th century any more, as it was when the Japanese luxury marques began to surge in the sales charts. Genesis looks to be a proactive premium brand, and its...
Toyota Motor said it was recalling a total of about 2.9 million vehicles in Japan, China, Oceania and other regions.
The Toyota FT-4X concept has been teased ahead of its debut at the New York motor show in a few weeks time. Aside for acknowledging the existence of the concept and announcing its upcoming debut on the first press day of the 2017 New York motor show, Toyota is only saying that the car will […]
Toyota Motors has seen its U.S. sales decline by 9.1% so far this year compared to sales over the same period last year. While overall auto sales in the U.S. have declined, the industry-wide decline of 1.5% is much smaller than Toyota’s decline.
While most automakers are pumping out SUVs, Toyota is looking to go smaller. The Japanese automaker unveiled its i-TRIL concept car at the Geneva Motor Show that ran March 9-19. The futuristic two-seater is meant to showcase a "viable...Show More Summary
“This is the motorsport equivalent of petty cash.” So says Neil Crompton, former touring car ace and current motorsport commentator, of the Toyota 86 Racing Series, the grassroots motor racing category that took Australia’s race track by storm in 2016. Now in its sophomore season, the 86 Racing Series continues to provide aspiring racing drivers […]
Fuel-cell vehicles are still pretty foreign to most of us, especially if you live outside of California. Automakers like General Motors, Hyundai, Toyota and Honda have been working on the technology for decades, but we’ve yet to see a model that could bring the technology more mainstream. Show More Summary
On the final lap of Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Kyle Busch’s No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota was sent spinning toward pit lane after making contact with Joey Logano’s No. 22 Team Penske Ford. The real fireworks came after the race, when Busch, who finished 22nd, confronted Logano, who […]