Toyota Expands Takata Airbag Recall by 1.58M Vehicles

May 24, 2016 0

Another 1,584,000 vehicles are being recalled for faulty Takata airbag inflators.
This time the recall expansion comes from Toyota, which is expanding its recall based on recent information from Takata and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). According to the Japanese automaker, … read more

Toyota Has BMW M And Mercedes AMG In Its Sights

May 12, 2016 0

Toyota has had a pretty wild and successful history and in 2013 the company fell just $20,000 shy of crossing the annual sales threshold of more than $10 million. The company is still doing well as of the time of this writing, but it did just recently absorb the Scion brand due to poor sales. Toyota … read more

Toyota Reaches 10 Million European-Built Vehicles

May 10, 2016 0

Toyota has reached 10 million vehicles built in Europe
Some milestones are worth celebrating: your college graduation, the first time you get a proper job, the birth of your child. But none of those compare to Toyota’s latest milestone, which is a whopping 10 million vehicles built in its factories … read more

10 million cars produced by Toyota in Europe

May 6, 2016 0

The world’s largest automaker by sales hit a major production milestone for its European operations, with 10 million vehicles build so far in the region.
Toyota established its first European production site in the late ‘60s, where the Japanese automaker started building cars since 1971 at a small … read more

Toyota Launches ‘Mas Que Un Auto’ (More Than Just a Car)

May 5, 2016 0

The Mas Que Un Auto initiative allows drivers to express why they love their cars Toyota announced today a program called Mas Que Un Auto, and though I did receive all A’s when I took Spanish in college, I’m still appreciative that Toyota, in parentheses, confirmed for me that this does indeed mean … read more

Scion FR-S vs. Toyota 86: What’s Changing?

April 27, 2016 0

The Toyota 86 on display at the New York Auto Show One of the vehicles that will live on in Toyota’s lineup, the Scion FR-S, is being renamed the Toyota 86, which is the name the automaker uses for this model globally. But what’s the difference between the Scion FR-S and the Toyota 86? Buh-bye, … read more

Volkswagen previews WRC-bound 2017 Polo R

April 12, 2016 0

Volkswagen has published a teaser sketch to preview the Polo R that will compete in the 2017 season of the World Rally Championship (WRC). The next Polo R will look more muscular than the highly-successful current model because new WRC regulations allow automakers to install more aggressive body kits. … read more

Honda Fit and Toyota Yaris: Fuel Economy

April 7, 2016 0

These two economy cars are not the fanciest offered, but they have one big advantage, and that is the outstanding reliability record. Bottom line, these seem to run forever without major repair bills, and that makes them a good choice. First up is the Honda Fit. The only engine offered is a 1.5 liter … read more

2016 Toyota Yaris TRD Sportivo

April 6, 2016 0

The Bangkok Motor Show ran from March 23rd to April 3rd this year, and as always, there was a number of manufacturers set up to show their latest and greatest. Toyota had a decent little booth set up in between Chevy and Lexus this year. Of course, it boasted a number of its current models, but one … read more

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