Toyota Announces Next 25 Winners of 100 Cars for Good

Toyota Announces Next 25 Winners of 100 Cars for Good
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Toyota has now announced the second group of 25 winners in its 100 Cars for Good contest. Selected charities receive a brand-new vehicle from the Japanese manufacturer, meant to help the charities further endeavors. Continue Reading...

Toyota ‘100 Cars For Good’ Charity Open for Applications

Toyota ‘100 Cars For Good’ Charity Open for Applications
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Applications opened at noon Eastern Standard Time, today for Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good campaign that donates the aforementioned number of cars to 100 non-profit organizations over a period of 100 days. Last month we reported that the program would enter its sophomore year, which began today. Applications are being accepted until March 26 at 11:59 Pacific… Continue Reading...

Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good Program Returning in 2012

Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good Program Returning in 2012
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In order to determine which non profits receive the cars, Toyota has organized a public voting pole on its corporate Facebook page, with the winners selected based on the highest number of votes. Continue Reading...

Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Orders Begin

Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Orders Begin
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Furthermore with Japanese government rebates, the price of the PHV drops to about 2.76 million yen (roughtly $35,000). That’s less than projected European pricing for the car when it goes on sale (estimates place MSRP in Europe to be around the equivalent of some $37,000 US), though above projected Stateside pricing ($32,000). Continue Reading...

Toyota Oakley Surf Tacoma Debuts Ahead of 2011 SEMA Show

Toyota Oakley Surf Tacoma Debuts Ahead of 2011 SEMA Show
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Features include a purpose built racking system for storing surfboards, bags and other equipment, plus a modified pickup bed with storage for wetsuits, plus an ice chest and barbeque grill. Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Poised to Overtake Toyota as World’s Largest Automaker

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Volkswagen Poised to Overtake Toyota as World’s Largest Automaker
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VW was the first western automaker to set up shop in China and has been selling cars there for around three decades. And it looks like its goal of becoming and remaining the world’s biggest automaker in terms of volume is likely to bear fruit, for in addition to VW products, it’s also seen demand... Continue Reading...

Toyota Expects North American Production to Reach 100 Percent by September

Toyota Expects North American Production to Reach 100 Percent by September
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At present, since the first week of June, eight of Toyota’s 12 North American plants are now running at 100 percent capacity and the progress so far means that it’s likely full production will resume quicker than originally thought. Continue Reading...

Large Scale Solar Panels Make Toyota’s UK Factory A Pioneer

Large Scale Solar Panels Make Toyota’s UK Factory A Pioneer
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It is believed that once operational the solar panel array will save up to 2000 metric tonnes of Co2 emissions and 4,600,000 kilowatts of energy on a yearly basis, while at the same time generating enough to cover the production of 7,000 cars per annum. Continue Reading...

Toyota Tundra Recalled for Faulty Tire Pressure Monitor

Toyota Tundra Recalled for Faulty Tire Pressure Monitor
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A recall has been issued for a number of 2007-11 model year Tundras because they may have incorrectly calibrated TPMS systems, preventing warning lights from operating when tire pressures are low. Continue Reading...

Supply Issues and Rising Gas Costs Pushing Up Car Prices

Supply Issues and Rising Gas Costs Pushing Up Car Prices
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However, this current set of circumstances might provide an opportunity, particularly for Detroit car makers, who’ve been struggling in recent years. Continue Reading...

Lexus Planning More Expressive Styling, Sport Packages for Future Models

Lexus Planning More Expressive Styling, Sport Packages for Future Models
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In addition, Lexus will broaden the range of sport packages, offering them on the RX and new entry-level CT models as well as the IS sedan. These sport packages will incorporate different suspension and chassis tuning and where applicable, more performance oriented driveline features. Continue Reading...
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