Yaris: It’s A Car! If you go to the Toyota website to learn about the logical successor to the original, and fabulous, Corolla Tercel, that is the slogan with which you’ll be confronted. Yaris: It’s A Car! What you won’t find is any mention of how much power the Yaris makes (106 horsepower) or the […]
In a crowded segment for cars that commonly roam crowded city streets, the Toyota Yaris continues to be one of the most popular. The latest-generation model of what was once called the Echo was released in 2011. As with most … Continue reading ? The post Toyota Yaris YR Review appeared first on CarAdvice.
We wrote about the Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R earlier this month (check that link or this one for more details), but ToyotaEurope has published a video/visualization about the Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R that we seemed to initially miss. It’s pretty...Show More Summary
Posted on 09.16.2013 10:00 by Justin Cupler It looks like Toyota is feeling a little left out in the performance-brand realm. Honda has long used the Si line, Subaru has the STI line, BMW has its M-Series, Mercedes has its AMG lineup and Infiniti has its IPL line, but Toyota has never really had its own performance lineup. Show More Summary
At the Frankfurt Auto Show this week, Toyota presented a new concept based on its Yaris hatchback that leverages the automaker’s hybrid technology developed for its TS030 Hybrid Le Mans prototype. While the new concept, labeled the Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R, is not destined for production, its styling, technology and performance positioning all...
Toyota shocked a lot of people with its 420 hp Yaris Hybrid-R, but Honda’s own Mugen tuning and motorsports division was quick to respond with a hot bodykit and upgraded interior package for the company’s new-for-2014 Honda Fit. Mugen didn’t stop with flash, though — there are handling and power upgrades as well. Show More Summary
Did you know that the Yaris is Toyota's best-selling vehicle in Europe? That may help explain to us Americans why the car that's lowest on the company's totem poll here in the US got turned into an all-wheel-drive hybrid track monster...Show More Summary
The 414-horsepower Hybrid-R is based on the Yaris hatchback.
Originally published on Gas2. By Christopher DeMorro. The Toyota Prius is the world’s best-selling hybrid by a wide margin, but that doesn’t make it an exciting car. Now the Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R, which combines Le Mans racing technology with a compact economy car, that’s a hybrid worth some hype. Show More Summary
Toyota has unveiled the Yaris Hybrid-R with high-performance engineering inspired by Toyota’s racing prototype, the TS030 Hybrid, which participated at Le Mans and in the World Endurance Championship. The result....
The Toyota Yaris is a perfectly fine car. It's an appliance, pure and simple, designed for shlepping groceries and toiling away a commute. It's not exactly exciting, but that's nothing 420 horsepower couldn't fix.
www.ZerCustoms.com - Toyota introduced today the Yaris Hybrid-R concept, which is going to make its f... [...]
Toyota's hybrid cars are just for eco-weenies who like to drive slow, right? They aren't for anyone who cares about performance, right? Wrong on both counts as of today. Meet the 420 horsepower Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R concept, which does not sound like it is messing around. Read more...
The debut of Toyota’s new Yaris Hybrid-R concept car at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show represents the Japanese automaker’s first foray into the world of high-performance hybrids for road car applications. Toyota has been racing a hybrid Le Mans prototype for the past two years but this is the first time the automaker is demonstrating the...
Toyota has been known to make some exciting cars over the years, but its hybrids, well... let's just say a Prius appeals to a different kind of buyer. The TS030 Hybrid LMP1, on the other hand, now that's more our speed. And at the Frankfurt Motor Show next week, the Japanese industrial giant will bridge the gap with the concept car you see here. Show More Summary
The Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R has been revealed in full, with a new gallery of images showing the high-performance pocket rocket concept on track ahead of its debut at next week’s Frankfurt motor show. Redesigned headlights, a wider front grille and … Continue reading ? The post Toyota Yaris Hybrid R concept: 313kW pocket rocket revealed appeared first on CarAdvice.
TOYOTA YARIS HYBRID-R REVEALED Let's just run through the facts quickly, shall we? Turbo petrol engine pumping out 224kW [?], three electric motors producing 45kW each [?], all-wheel-drive traction [?], road and track profiles [?]. Sounds good? Perhaps, when you see the Toyota and Yaris badges, it will also sound surprising. Show More Summary
The Toyota Yaris Hybrid-R Concept has been teased already, offering up little glimpses and details of the Frankfurt-bound vehicle. And while those few, shadowy shots have been great, we've really wanted to know how this hatchback would deliver its promised 400-plus horsepower. Show More Summary