The collection houses over $12 million worth of cars. You may not know it, but Toyota has its own museum hidden in its US headquarters in Torrance, California. The building itself has no distinct signage, but has been open to the public since 2000. The car collection tells the story of Toyota’s history … read more
Toyota has just celebrated the ground breaking of its second Mexican manufacturing plant, located in Apaseo el Grande and dubbed Toyota Motor Manufacturing de Guanajuato (TMMGT).
When completed, the plant will be the company’s 15th in North America and produce the Corolla from 2019 onwards. Toyota … read more
Toyota has held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new manufacturing facility in the central Mexico city of Guanajuato.
The $1 billion factory will be Toyota’s 15th manufacturing plant in North America and its second in Mexico, complementing a Baja California facility that builds the Tacoma pickup.
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Toyota is preparing to begin large-scale production of pure electric vehicles within three years.
According to reports in the Nikkei Asian Review Toyota has a non-negotiable launch date for its zero-emissions all-electric range that would naturally be part of celebrations for the 2020 Olympic games … read more
Toyota has started the production of its new C-HR crossover model in their Sakarya plant in Turkey. The Turkish plant adds the new Toyota C-HR next to the Corolla and Verso models which are produced on the same line. The new crossover is also the first hybrid model to be built in the country.
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Toyota has started the production of the brand-new C-HR SUV in Sakarya plant in Turkey. We are talking about the same plant that assembles the Corolla and Verso models. According to Toyota this is the first hybrid model to be built in the country.
“The Toyota C-HR is a hugely important product for … read more
Toyota could split its next Aygo city car from its sister cars from Citroen and Peugeot by offering it with an electric powertrain, Auto Express can reveal. The new Aygo could form part of a new swing towards all-electric Toyotas with more pure EV models planned by the firm from 2020 onwards.
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After its success with hybrid technology, the logical assumption was that Toyota would jump in with both feet into development of pure electric cars.
At first it seemed that was the course Toyota was taking, with the automaker in 2010 forming a partnership with Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] and two years later … read more
In 50 years the Toyota has supplied the world over 44 million of them. 44.3 million units. That’s how many Corollas Toyota has shifted in fifty years. When you average that out, we’re looking at roughly 886,000 units a year. The success was worldwide after the model started being exported outside of … read more
oyota is planning to start mass-producing electric vehicles by 2020 in its bid to extend beyond its current fleet of hybrid and fuel-cell vehicles.
Japanese publication Nikkei says that the world’s current second largest automaker intends on creating an in-house team dedicated to the planning and development … read more