Following a decision taken in 2013, the first RAV4 has rolled off the assembly line at the brand’s plant in Saint Petersburg, Russia, earlier in the week. This is the second Toyota model produced at this facility, after the Camry, which has been put together at the plant since 2007, and it’s aimed towards … read more
Lexus is marking a major milestone as it has produced over one million examples of its IS model line.
Introduced back in 1999, the IS has been known principally as a sedan – and a rather sporty one at that – but it has yielded wagon and convertible versions as well. It’s also been offered globally … read more
The Lexus LC500 isn’t expected to land in the United States until early next year but one of our readers recently snapped an LC on the streets of New York City.
The LC in question is completely free of any camouflage and was fitted with local NYC plates allowing it to drive on the city’s streets. Interestingly, … read more
Toyota has announced pricing for two of its orphaned Scion models and its popular small sedan, the Corolla.
Getting into the new Toyota 86, formerly the Scion FR-S, will now cost $27,120 for a manual-equipped model, an increase of $950 compared to the 2016 FR-S. Getting into a Toyota 86 with an automatic … read more
The new Lexus flagship coupe will have more power than it originally debuted with.
The Lexus LC 500 was introduced at the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, powered by a 5.0-liter V8 with 467 horsepower and 389 pound-feet of torque. But now, Lexus LC chief engineer Koji Sato revealed at the 2016 Pebble Beach Concours … read more
Toyota has announced plans to increase prices for three nameplates entering the 2017 model year.
The biggest jump is tied to the Toyota 86, formerly known as the Scion FR-S. The mid-cycle update delivers revised styling, upgraded interior materials and a retuned engine. The extra horsepower is limited … read more
Toyota has priced its new 86 sports coupe from $27,120, which is an increase of about 4 percent over the Scion FR-S that it replaces.
But the 86 is more than just a rebadge of the now-discontinued Scion brand’s coupe. A host of chassis, interior, and styling updates make the first truly sporty car to … read more
Toyota announced pricing for their new 2017 Corolla, 86 and Corolla iM models.
With Scion dead and gone, the FR-S will adopt the Toyota 86 nameplate along with a more aggressive styling, better handling and slightly more power. Thanks to its revised engine tuning, the two-door rear-driven coupe now … read more
For the 2017 model year, the impending demise of the Scion brand in the United States means the Scion FR-S is being succeeded by the 2017 Toyota 86 coupe, which is just $950 costlier.
The model comes at a premium compared to the outgoing Scion FR-S and when packing the six-speed manual gearbox the 86 … read more
The most popular car in the world, with more than 43 million units sold worldwide, the current Toyota Corolla is ready for an update on the US market. The 2017 version comes with refreshed styling, new technology and a new special edition, called Corolla SE 50th Anniversary.
The exterior design features … read more