The Toyota Hilux remains SA’s best-selling vehicle year-to-date, pipping its closest rival to the post by 156 units thanks to another impressive retail performance in August. The rugged, dual-purpose workhorse marked a significant milestone by recording the second-highest sales (2449) for a single model this past month.
Energy efficiency has always been a top priority for Toyota South Africa Motors. Their efforts have been rewarded with the second consecutive Energy Company of the Year award. The first award was won in 2013. The award was presented by the Southern Africa Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE).
NEW HARVEST OF THE YEAR Passion, innovative marketing strategies and community involvement earned Trevor Abrahams the 2014 Toyota New Harvest of the Year award. Toyota awarded Abrahams with a Toyota Hilux 2.5D-4D Single Cab at a gala dinner held in Johannesburg.
TOYOTA SIENNA MINIVAN ONE OF ’12 BEST FAMILY CARS FOR 2014′ SAYS KELLEY BLUE BOOK’S KBB.COM TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 14, 2014) – Already established as one of the most versatile and family-friendly vehicles on the market, the Toyota Sienna today was named one of the “12 Best Family Cars” for 2014 by Kelley Blue Book‘s KBB.com.
BAM THE PICK OF THE NEW HARVEST Warren Bam’s hard work and dedication saw him receiving the keys to a brand new Toyota Hilux Single Cab 2.7 VVTi Raised Body Raider at a gala awards evening held at Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg. Bam was recognised as the most promising young farmer from a previously […]
The Toyota GT86 has run rings around the competition to set the pace in the 2013 honestjohn.co.uk awards. The thoroughbred sports coupe has been named the popular motoring website’s Most Popular Sports Car of the year, the latest in succession of accolades it has gathered since being launched in 2012
Seven Toyota, Lexus and Scion (Toyota nameplate in the USA) models captured segment awards in the 2013 American J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study, more than any other automaker.
Toyota GB has been honoured with a 2012 Fleet Hero Award from the Energy Saving Trust in recognition of its environmental leadership.
Toyota South Africa has dominated the 2012 Ipsos (formerly Synovate) Automotive Quality Awards, garnering seven gold segment awards and three gold brand awards. Toyota also has the honour of producing the best model scores across the segments. (Ipsos interviewed 22 000 new vehicle owners three months after ownership.
TOYOTA KEEPS IT IN THE FAMILY WITH THREE FINALISTS IN THE 2013 WESBANK SAGMJ CAR OF THE YEAR COMPETITION
The Toyota 86 and its hybrid sibling, the Yaris HSD were selected on Monday as Wesbank SAGMJ South African Car of the Year finalists by a 29-member jury of the South African Guild of Motoring Journalists. (Not forgetting of course sister brand Lexus which made it onto the finalists’ podium with the GS 350, making […]
86 NAMED BEST COUPE IN 2012 SCOTTISH CAR OF THE YEAR AWARDS The Toyota 86 (called the GT86 in Europe) has received its first UK honour, being named best coupe in the 2012 Scottish Car of the Year awards. The 86 followed up its debut success on track in the recent Britcar 24 Hours race […]
Toyota is no stranger to environmental accolades thanks largely to the Prius success story, however, this time it’s the Auris HSD’s turn to take the honours, ‘driving’ off with the trophy for the best green car in the 2012 WOW Women’s Car of the Year Awards.
Toyota was again named the world’s most valuable automotive brand in the recently published Best Global Brands 2012 by Interbrand. This year’s report sees Toyota’s brand valuation by Interbrand surge 9% and securing an overall Top 10 spot across all industries.
The Toyota GT86 has received its first UK honour, being named best coupe in the 2012 Scottish Car of the Year awards. The GT86 followed up its debut success on track in the recent Britcar 24 Hours race by winning its category in the Scotland’s premier new car awards, voted for by members of the […]
Toyota retains the number one position in the second annual Best Global Green Brands report, published by international brand consultancy Interbrand this week. The report gauges the gap between public perception of a brand’s environmental performance – its “green image” – and its actual environmental practices, using publicly available data and information.
The Toyota Avensis Tourer was named as winner in the Family Estate category in the Parkers Cost of Motoring New Car Awards, 2012. The British built Avensis, specifically the 2.0-litre D-4D TR model, came out on top based on figures collated by Parkers’ Cost of Motoring tool, which calculates the true costs associated with owning […]
Toyota and Lexus share top ranking for fairest warranty service in National Franchised Dealers Association’s winter survey Results reflect the views of the retail motor industry professionals from all UK franchises Toyota and Lexus committed to continue to offer customers and its Centre network the best quality service The warranty services provided by Toyota and […]
The Toyota Hilux has received another accolade, taking top honours in the pick-up category of the Total 4×4 awards. Renowned for its rugged go-anywhere performance, Hilux was the first car to be driven to both the South and Magnetic North Poles and has been tested in the world’s most extreme environments.
All-New Camry Wins Best Resale Value in Mid-Size Car Class Tacoma and FJ Cruiser Each Named One of the Top 10 Cars FJ Cruiser Each Named One of the Top 10 Cars TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 16, 2011 – – Toyota was named the top brand in 2012 Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com 2012 Best Resale Value […]
“Lean, Clean and Green” principles secure top industry award Toyota has won the 2011 Green Manufacturing Award in recognition of the outstanding achievements of its European operations. The honour has been presented to Toyota Motor Europe, the company which controls Toyota’s vehicle plants at Burnaston and Deeside in the UK, by the World Trade Group.
Top rating achieved in Euro NCAP crash testing By gaining the top five-star rating for all-round safety performance, new Yaris becomes the third generation of Toyota’s supermini to pass through Euro NCAP independent crash testing with flying colours. Not only has Yaris met the highest standards for the 2011 test programme, its results were good […]