I love my tiny Toyota Yaris (and the terrific gas mileage it gets), but it's a behemoth compared to some of the smallest vehicles ever made. Which one of these diminutive automobiles would you be willing to drive? (See also: Guide to Buying a Used Car Without Going Crazy) 1. Show More Summary
Fresh images and details of the upgraded Toyota Yaris have been released ahead of its Australian introduction in September. The images reveal the European Toyota Yaris range and provide the first look at the city-sized hatchback’s updated rear and interior styling. New at the rear are revised tail-lights with stylised LED lamps and a reshaped [...]
Earlier this year it was revealed that Toyota and its motorsport partner TMG had started testing a new Yaris rally car designed to tackle the World Rally Championship, but Toyota has been here before. The Japanese automaker competed in various top-level rally competitions between 1973 and 1999 before switching its focus to F1. During that time it...
Globally, the Toyota Yaris has bred more variants than we can shake a stick at. It's been known in different markets as the Vitz, the Platz, the Bella, the Vios and, to us, as the Echo. The first-generation model bred a small cargo van...Show More Summary
Three appearance packages and a modification-ready blank canvas.
The automaker has not revealed whether the U.S.-spec model will undergo similar updates.
Toyota first launched the Yaris in 1999, though that model was sold in the North America as the Echo. The second generation arrived in 2005, replaced by the third in 2011. Sometime next year, Toyota is expected to roll out a new Yaris for North America, to be built in Mexico on the same platform as the next Mazda2. Show More Summary
The Yaris will see some major changes soon.
The new-look Toyota Yaris hatchback has been revealed ahead of its local launch in September. The facelifted model adopts an aggressive appearance with an X-style motif similar to that seen on the brand’s Aygo city car. New headlights and the heavily revamped front bumper give the Yaris a sportier, more eye-catching stance than the current [...]
2015 TOYOTA YARIS REVEALED Toyota has pulled back the curtains on its revised Yaris range (Vitz in Japan), following the Japanese market launch of a similar update in March. Due in Australia from September, the 2015 Yaris brings a refreshed look and new features, along with the deletion of the three-door bodystyle. Show More Summary
Competes with: Ford Fiesta, Toyota Yaris, Honda Fit, Chevrolet Sonic, Mitsubishi Mirage Looks like: A mild revision of the current Versa Powertrains: 109-horsepower, 1.6-liter four-cylinder; five-speed manual or four-speed automatic (base model only), CVT (all other trim levels) Hits dealerships:...
Toyota Australia has recalled more than 300,000 Yaris, HiLux and 70 Series LandCruiser models, as part of a worldwide program encompassing more than six million vehicles. Around 118,600 previous-generation Yaris light cars will be recalled in sedan, three- and five-door hatch form, built between June 2005 and May 2010. Show More Summary
The recall involves some of the Japanese automaker's top-selling vehicles, including some model years for the Camry sedan, RAV4 SUV, Corolla, Yaris and Matrix.
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 158,000 model-year 2006-2010 Toyota Yaris hatchbacks, 250,500 model-year 2007-2010 Toyota Yaris sedans and 64,000 model-year 2008-2010 Scion xD hatchbacks. The Problem: The seat rails for the driver in all models as well as the seat rails for...
Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1.3 million Toyota vehicles including model-year 2009-2010 Corolla, 2009-2010 Matrix, 2009-2010 Tacoma, 2008-2010 Highlander, 2006-2008 RAV4 and 2006-2010 Yaris The Problem: Electrical connections to a spiral cable assembly can be damaged when the steering wheel is turned....
Toyota is recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally due to five separate issues, the company has announced The recall affects 27 Toyota models, including Yaris, Corolla and RAV4, as well as Pontiac Vibe and Subaru Trezia, the two models...Show More Summary
Update – Breaking News 9th April Toyota just announced the recall of 6.5 million cars because airbags may fail, seats could move and steering columns might break. The models involved are the RAV4, Hilux, Yaris and the Urban Cruiser Original story: Ford Motor Company has announced the recall of 435,000 vehicles. The major vehicle in
Images purported to be official brochure shots for Toyota’s updated 2015 Yaris hatch have surfaced online this week. The brochure pages highlight new features for the Japan-market Vitz - sold here as the Yaris - including a new Corolla-inspired grille and redesign lights at both ends. Show More Summary
Images of the facelifted Toyota Yaris have leaked online, revealing the fresh styling of the brand’s updated city car. The images – reportedly scanned from a Japanese brochure and published on an Italian automotive blog – show the revised Yaris hatchback (badged ‘Vitz’ in some overseas markets) with a new front bumper with a larger [...]
As basic transportation goes, there's not a lot to complain about with the Toyota Yaris. The five-door hatch (not to mention its JDM cousin, the Vitz) are due for upgrades, though, having toddled along in its current form since the 2011 model year. Show More Summary