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
Google parent Alphabet has renamed its autonomous car project ‘Waymo’ as the initiative graduates into a standalone business.
The search giant’s Alphabet X ‘moonshot’ division had been investigating the technology for several years, developing software that was deployed on a fleet of modified Lexus … read more
Heard the one about the wild Toyota Yaris? It’s here, and, joy of all joys, it’s not a show car that’ll dazzle crowds briefly before disappearing into obscurity. Not a chance. It’ll be blasting past at umpteen miles an hour, dragging a plume of dust/rocks/ice behind it.
See, this is Toyota’s … read more
It’s official, boys and girls: Toyota is rejoining the rally stage next season for the first time this millennium, and this is it’s new challenger. Competing in the 2017 World Rally Championship will be the new Toyota Yaris revealed today. But as you can plainly see from all those wings, this is no … read more
Toyota’s local arm strongly supports the adoption of hydrogen fuel-cell technology in Australia, despite the current lack of infrastructure.
Speaking at the showcase of the Mirai fuel-cell sedan and the company’s new mobile hydrogen refueller station, Michael Elias, manager for product planning … read more
Toyota hasn’t let the lack of hydrogen refuelling facilities in Australia stand in the way of racking-up kilometres with its fleet of prototype Mirai fuel cell vehicles.
Clearly an interim measure, Toyota’s three Mirai sedans are on a local roadshow and being followed by a Hino 700 Series prime … read more
Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia’s new-car market.
Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews.
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Toyota has made a huge splash at the 2016 L.A, Auto Show with its 2018 C-HR crossover debut. This C-segment, coupe-like crossover wears very aggressive styling, especially for Toyota, and offers a peppy drivetrain combined with an advanced suspension system and an honest rack-and-pinion steering system. … read more