F-150 Hybrid Planned as Joint Ford-Toyota Project

F-150 Hybrid Planned as Joint Ford-Toyota Project
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Toyota and Ford began a partnership last year to develop a hybrid system for trucks and SUVs, and according to a “high ranking Ford engineer” the goal is a Ford F-150 hybrid. Continue Reading...

2011 Toyota Tundra Recalled for Incorrect Label

2011 Toyota Tundra Recalled for Incorrect Label
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Owners of a 2011 Toyota Tundra should look out for a recall notice, as Toyota will be recalling 502 of them for a wrong label on the pickup truck. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Toyota lists the wrong load-carrying capacity on the faulty labels. The recall will begin in February with Toyota… Continue Reading...

Toyota Tundra Ultimate Motocross Truck: SEMA Preview

Toyota Tundra Ultimate Motocross Truck: SEMA Preview
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Toyota has teamed up with DC Shoes and West Coast Customs to build a one-of-a-kind Ultimate Motocross Truck, set to debut at this year’s SEMA Show. Based on a Toyota Tundra full-size pickup, the build team used feedback from various Motocross athletes to help create a truck that every motocross rider needs to make an… Continue Reading...

Updated Toyota Tacoma Arriving In October

Updated Toyota Tacoma Arriving In October
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The compact pickup segment is interesting because major updates are rare compared to other sectors of the auto industry. The RAM Dakota hasn’t received a refreshed look since 2007, and the Nissan Frontier hasn’t changed since 2005. The outgoing Ford Ranger hasn’t really changed since 1998. This isn’t the same story for the Toyota Tacoma… Continue Reading...

Toyota Hands Over Development Clout to U.S. Operations

Toyota Hands Over Development Clout to U.S. Operations
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Toyota is taking product development authority away from Japanese bosses and putting it in the hands of North American executives as part of a larger change aimed at fixing quality control issues that hurt the automaker’s reputation last year. Until now, vehicles produced and designed and developed in North America had to be approved by… Continue Reading...