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2015 Toyota Yaris Facelift

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

Toyota has released a lot of new photos and more details of the facelifted Yaris. This model is targeted for Europe market, but many of the changes implemented in terms of design and platform will benefit the Japanese-market Toyota Vitz as well.

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Toyota Outlines Next Generation 2015 Prius Hybrid

August 30th, 2013 · No Comments

Close to two decades ago, Toyota launched what was largely considered at the time as an geeky experiment for a hybrid model using both an internal combustion engine and an electric motor for its motivation, the Prius. The Prius was so eco-friendly that the government offered incentives to Prius owners at tax time. Open up [...]

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Toyota Recalls 907,000 Corollas and 385,000 Lexus IS Models

January 30th, 2013 · No Comments

Today I have some bad news for japan car owners. Again from Toyota. So, what’s new? Toyota announced two separate recalls involving around 907,000 Corolla models and around 385,000 Lexus IS vehicles from a whole world. Most of the affected cars are located in the U.S. where the recall concerns 752,000 Corolla and Corolla Matrix [...]

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Toyota Issues Global Recall For 7.4 Million Vehicles

October 10th, 2012 · No Comments

After the massive recall in 2009 and 2010 over the infamous unintended acceleration problems, Toyota has once again issues a global recall for 7.4 million cars over faulty power window glitch in 14 different models. This problem may malfunction and offer a ‘notchy’ or sticky feel during operation. The use of a commercial lubricant, instead [...]

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2013 Toyota Auris and Auris Hybrid Unveiled

August 20th, 2012 · No Comments

Look at the first official photos of the all-new 2013 Toyota Auris and its hybrid variation. This model will be sold in Europe and Japan as the Corolla. The new Auris will make its world premiere at the upcoming Paris Motor Show at the end of September. The new Auris rides on a modified version [...]

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Toyota prices 2013 Tacoma TRD T/X Baja

April 25th, 2012 · No Comments

Toyota prices its facelifted Tacoma, which go on sale in May. The new Tacoma Baja Series will start at $32,990, plus a delivery fee of $810. That’s for a Tacoma Access Cab model with a manual transmission, the Baja Series package carries an MSRP of $5,015, but you get to subtract $650 in a “factory [...]

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Toyota Recalling 700,000 Camry, Venza and Tacoma

March 9th, 2012 · No Comments

Toyota recalling approximately 681,500 Camry, Venza and Tacoma vehicles. The first safety recall involves 70,500 Camry sedans from 2009 and 116,000 Venza crossovers from 2009 to 2011 to replace a stop lamp switch. Toyota said that during installation of the contact-type stop lamp switch on one of the U.S assembly lines, silicon grease may have [...]

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2013 Toyota Land Cruiser Facelift

January 6th, 2012 · No Comments

Toyota has announced first photos and details on the North American version of its facelifted Land Cruiser SUV that will go on sale later this year. In exterior, the facelifted Land Cruiser gains an updated front grille and headlamps with HID low-beams and LED Daytime Running Lights, enlarged front and rear fenders, chrome side moldings, [...]

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Toyota Prius C

November 15th, 2011 · No Comments

Toyota unveiled its new Prius, called “C”. The new five-door hatchback model will be based model in the Prius family. At 3,995mm long, 1,695mm wide, and 1,445mm tall with a wheelbase of 2,550mm, the Prius C is bigger than the latest Yaris (153.5″ long, 66.7″ wide, and 59.4″ tall with a 98.8″ wheelbase).

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Five minivans earn IIHS Top Safety Pick award

November 2nd, 2011 · No Comments

The best selling minivan has earned the IIHS Top Safety Pick award. The 2012 Chrysler Town & Country joins the Honda Odyssey, the Dodge Grand Caravan, the Volkswagen Routan and Toyota Sienna at the top of IIHS’s rankings.

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