The London Concours presented by Montres Breguet opened its doors yesterday to a crowd of thousands in stunning sunshine for the first day of the event. Hosted at the Honourable Artillery Company,
Automaker Rocks the Block with Huge Community Party, $1 Million Contribution to Local School and Texas-Built Tundra Truck Donations to the City of Plano PLANO, TEXAS, Oct. 27, 2014 – Good food, live music, new friends—all the ingredients for a rollicking neighborhood block party. That’s what’s happening today in Plano.
Strong team fielded for 2014 event Russian twins joining Team Toyota Myriad of activations plan around Toyota sponsorship With nine gold medals already in the bag from the previous four Comrades Marathons, Toyota South Africa’s Athletics Club’s elite runners will be aiming for another successful campaign at the 2014 event, both in the running field […]
Cars inspired by balloons, birds, marshmallows and bananas were among the winning designs in the 2014 Toyota Dream Car Art Contest. More than 1,000 UK youngsters aged eight to 15 took on Toyota’s challenge of designing a car of the future so there was no shortage of colour, creativity and invention.
Epic 4×4 -journey to commemorate the Great Trek 175 years ago A total of eight 4×4 vehicles will set off from the Klipbokkop 4×4 Academy near Worcester in the Western Cape on Monday, 16 September, to follow the route of the Great Trek leader Piet Retief from the Eastern Cape to Pietermaritzburg in KwaZulu-Natal.
Toyota City, Japan —Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces today that cumulative global sales of the Toyota Corolla, the world’s most popular car, surpassed 40 million in July, reaching 40.01 million units. This milestone marks another historic achievement for the Corolla, Toyota’s perennial global car.
Unique Lexus carbon fibre technology on show at London’s Design Museum Display and video presentation demonstrates how Toyota’s weaving heritage continues to play a role in its advanced vehicle manufacturing Circular Lexus Carbon Loom designed specifically to produce raw material for CFRP, the ultra-strong, lightweight material used to make the LFA supercar Museum show, The Future […]
TOYOTA CO-DEVELOPED ROBOT READY FOR SPACE ADVENTURE Kirobo capable of question and answer conversation and emotion recognition Toyota at the leading edge of robot and voice recognition research Toyota and a group of Japanese companies and research institutions have created a real-world Astro Boy to join a space expedition to the International Space Station later […]
Toyota’s commitment to ensuring its vehicles meet the highest safety and quality standards includes detailed monitoring of vehicle performance. This applies not only to new vehicles, but also to those that have been in use for some time. The rigorous process is successful in alerting the company to circumstances where vehicle components or systems do […]
The formation of the Toyota Motor Company in 1937 established a business that has grown to become one of the world’s most successful and respected global manufacturers. In 75 years it has pioneered new vehicles, developed new technologies and defined highly efficient principles of manufacturing – the Toyota Production System – that have been adopted […]
The Toyota-backed team from Tokai University won the Sasol Solar Challenge South Africa 2012 on Sept 28 with its solar car mounted with Panasonic HIT solar cells and high-capacity lithium-ion batteries.
“As one of the great brands in the world, Toyota is justifiably proud of being ranked the number one automotive company in The Sunday Times Top Brands Survey for 2012,” said Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Calvyn Hamman. Hamman attributed this most recent accolade to the fact that Toyota’s brand message is very […]
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) today announced that in June, its worldwide cumulative vehicle production surpassed 200 million units. This milestone took 76 years and 11 months to reach, and began with production of the Model G1 truck in August 1935 at Toyoda Automatic Loom Works Ltd.’s Automotive Department, which was spun off and later became […]
Tin Whiskers and Other Discredited Unintended Acceleration Theories Over the past two years, major government investigations of Toyota vehicles and technologies undertaken by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and engineers at the National Aeronautics and Safety Administration (NASA) have been clear and unequivocal in their conclusions: there are no real-world scenarios in which […]
Toyota launches colourful city car customisation programme KEY POINTS Colourful decal designs and leather seat upholsteries available for iQ Hundreds of possible permutations, allowing customers to personalise the car’s appearance Available now for all versions of iQ The Toyota iQ has always been one of the most distinctive cars on the street, given the fact […]
HOTTEST iQ YET LEADS TOYOTA’S CUSTOM SPECIALS AT TOKYO AUTO SALON New concepts lead a 15-strong Toyota display at Tokyo Auto Salon Tuning and styling specialists re-interpret iQ, Yaris and GT 86 Special versions produced by GRMN, G’s, TRD,TOM’S and Modellista Presentation also includes race cars and customised production models The 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon – […]
Announcement ahead of 2012 market launch of Prius Plug-in Hybrid Toyota has named British Gas as its preferred supplier of electric vehicle charging points, ahead of introducing the new Prius Plug-in Hybrid to the UK market in 2012. British Gas will be offering Toyota customers – both private and fleet/business buyers – a range of […]