These days, Toyota’s motorsport efforts are focused primarily on Formula One and Le Mans-style prototypes, but that wasn’t always the case. You see, back in the ‘80s and ‘90s, Toyota played a major role in the crossed-up, dirt spraying, high-flying insanity that is the World Rally Championship, … read more
A new study shows that, in the US, the top 10 cars most likely to be owned for 10 or more years are built by either Toyota, Honda, Subaru or Lexus.
The study was conducted by iSeeCars and showed that SUVs and minivans , but also hybrids such as the first-ranked Toyota Highlander Hybrid, the Toyota Prius … read more
Following a world premiere at the Beijing Auto Show, and after bowing in Paris this fall for its European debut, the facelifted Lexus IS is now available for order in the United Kingdom. Kicking off the range in Europe’s largest right-hand drive market is the IS 300h SE, priced at £29,995 ($37,495), … read more
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Car hacking is something that’s becoming more and more concerning these days. Security researchers have found that certain cars have vulnerabilities that can lead to the driver losing control of their vehicle, but so far no real world cases of car hacking have been reported.
A … read more
Audi is putting an end to its endurance racing program to focus on Formula E, leaving only Porsche and Toyota in the LMP1 class of the World Endurance Championship (WEC). Many in the world of racing are asking Paris-based Peugeot to return to the category in order to fill the empty spot.
Peugeot is … read more
Back in June 2016, Tetsuya Tada, the lead engineer behind the Toyota 86 sports car, was quoted by , voicing his opinion about the possibility of Toyota creating its own performance division to rival that of Mercedes-AMG, as well as BMW’s M Division and Audi’s quattro GmbH. Fast forward five months … read more
Automakers are turning to product specialists to enhance the car buying experience.
According to the J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) Study, owners who work with both a salesperson and product specialist are overall more satisfied with the buying experience than those who work only … read more
Volkswagen is expanding its footprint in China in the hopes of out-selling rival GM in its largest market. To accomplish this, according to Reuters, VW seeks to forge a partnership with Didi Chuxing, China’s largest ride-sharing service, and will invest heavily in so-called “new energy vehicles,” which … read more
Wow, you won’t mistake the Toyota C-HR for anything else.
Nope. When we first saw it at motor shows, the C-HR made a big impression. Now we have reviewed it on the road, we can say this small Toyota crossover sure keeps its impact among traffic.
Actually it’s not as small as you might think. It … read more
You may not recognize the name off-hand, but Jose Maria Lopez is one of the most dominant drivers racing today. He has, after all, won the World Touring Car Championship three years running. But now he’s switching to Le Mans prototypes, where he’s expected to drive for Toyota.
Once a Renault F1 prodigy, … read more