The good, the bad, and the strange. Many people think that they know their favorite celebrities well, but these preconceived notions usually fly out the window as soon as they actually shake hands with them. The same goes for cars. Video reviews do a good car some degree of justice, but it’s only … read more
Wow, 1,000 horsepower is a lot of power. Who knew?! No matter how you put it, 1,000 horsepower is a lot. Tuning company Speed Warhouse, from Leesport, Pennsylvania, built a classic Toyota Celica with a 2JZ engine from a Supra. This engine was then tuned to – you guessed it – 1,000 horsepower. A 1975 … read more
Honda‘s redesigned Ridgeline pickup has received official fuel-efficiency estimates from the Environmental Protection Agency.
The 2017 front-wheel-drive package with a 3.5-liter V6 has achieved a city/highway/combined rating of 19/26/22 mpg. The numbers represent an increase of 5 mpg over the first-generation … read more
Toyota has opened the order books for the Hilux pickup truck and new Proace Van in the United Kingdom.
Following its unveil in European specification from last fall, the latest Toyota Hilux is offered in four trim levels, labeled Active, Icon, Invincible and Invincible X, with pricing starting from … read more
BEIJING — Guangzhou Automobile Group Co., whose partnership with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV enables the Milan-listed automaker to manufacture in China, wants Fiat Chrysler to return the favor by helping it enter the United States, a top executive told Reuters.
Chinese brands have yet to find much … read more
Toyota is reportedly developing a cheaper hydrogen-powered car to help bolster sales before the end of the decade.
The mass-production model would only be slightly more affordable than the current Mirai, dropping the entry price to 5.5-6 million yen (~$50,900-$55,500 USD), according to an Asahi Shimbun … read more
Toyota has prepped a new X-Cite Special Edition of the new Aygo, which packs a few exterior and interior upgrades on top of the standard A-segment car. Described as “the most extrovert variant of the range”, the Toyota Aygo X-Cite has a new Yellow Fizz exterior and piano black inserts on the frontal … read more
Lexus’ LX full-size SUV isn’t the kind of vehicle that requires aggressive visual enhancements to help it stand out from an already crowded niche, but Larte Design thinks otherwise.
Yes, the big SUV has gone through the German tuner’s hands and the result is an overload of optical details, created … read more
In short, because people are dumb. It’s hard to know how many foot-on-mat and head-in-headrest accelerations it takes for a charge to the horizon to get old, but I tried to find out. After all, it’s not every day you’re given a 467-horsepower Lexus RC-F and told to go nuts. So as a treat to my … read more
Toyota said that its sales targets would be just a little bit harder to hit, as China’s emission and fuel economy rules are now more stringent.
In its efforts to reduce the high-pollution levels within the country, the Chinese government have lately tightened the regulatory laws on emission and fuel … read more