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New Toyota  C-HR Concept

New Toyota C-HR Concept

September 22, 2014
Brussels, Belgium (Sept. 22, 2014) -  The TOYOTA C-HR Concept introduces an expressive new, diamond architecture styling theme to the segment. Below a compact, sensual cabin profile, the lower bodywork has been sculpted to represent the facetted surfaces of a highly-durable, precision-cut gemstone.
Volunteers Dig Deep into Local Parks for National Public Lands Day

Volunteers Dig Deep into Local Parks for National Public Lands Day

September 22, 2014
Toyota Enhances Green Space as Part of Princeton’s Bicentennial

Toyota Enhances Green Space as Part of Princeton’s Bicentennial

September 22, 2014

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Toyota U.S.A. Foundation Helps Develop the Engineers and Scientists of Tomorrow by Supporting STEM Education Today

Toyota U.S.A. Foundation Helps Develop the Engineers and Scientists of Tomorrow by Supporting STEM Education Today

September 23, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 23, 2014) – Robotics competitions in Detroit that inspire students from low-income families to explore engineering. An outdoor learning lab on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota that encourages Lakota students to pursue degrees in the environmental sciences.  Mobile workshops across New York state that engage young people from diverse backgrounds in STEM careers.  These are just some of the innovative education programs that the Toyota U.S.A. Foundation will support with its 2014 grants, which total more than $5 million.  ... more

Toyota Announces Return of Dream Car Art Contest

Toyota Announces Return of Dream Car Art Contest

September 22, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Sept. 22, 2014) – Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announces the U.S. launch of this year’s Toyota Dream Car Art Contest, which is designed to inspire creativity in youth and encourage an interest in the automotive industry. Across the nation, youth, ages 4-15, are invited to create and submit a drawing of their idea of a “Dream Car” during September 22 through December 13, 2014. Full contest details, along with official entry forms, are available online at http://www.TFSintheCommunity.com.... more

Toyota Takes Home the UW Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award

Toyota Takes Home the UW Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award

September 19, 2014
SEATTLE (Sept. 19, 2014) – Toyota was honored on Sept. 18 as the recipient of UW Medicine’s Lifetime Achievement Award for the company’s commitment to supporting Harborview Medical Center, one of UW Medicine’s world-class teaching hospitals. Over the past eight years, Toyota has donated $875,000 to UW Medicine to assist Harborview in their mission to provide a superior level of care to their patients.... more

Sketches Give Peek at Riley Hawk and Slayer-Inspired Scion Vehicles for SEMA Show

Sketches Give Peek at Riley Hawk and Slayer-Inspired Scion Vehicles for SEMA Show

September 18, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Sept. 18, 2014) – Metal, music and some serious skateboarding moves inspired two new Scion cars for the upcoming Specialty Equipment Manufacturers Association (SEMA) Show. Scion will debut the “Scion x Slayer Mobile Amp tC” for heavy metal band Slayer and the “Scion x Riley Hawk Skate Tour xB” for pro skateboarder Riley Hawk at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nov. 4-7, 2014.... more

Lend a Hand to Protect Public Lands

Lend a Hand to Protect Public Lands

September 17, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 17, 2014) – Parks (and other public lands) do their part. They provide a safe place for native flora and fauna. They help keep air and water clean. They provide a laboratory for environmental learning.  So the time has come: ask not what your park can do for you but what you can do for your park.
 
The answer? Participate in National Public Lands Day (NPLD) on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.... more

Toyota Names Scott C. Vazin as Vice President, Corporate and Regional Communications

Toyota Names Scott C. Vazin as Vice President, Corporate and Regional Communications

September 17, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 17, 2014) --  Toyota’s North American reinvention got another boost today as the company announced the appointment of Scott C. Vazin as vice president of corporate and regional communications, effective Sept. 22, 2014.
 
“I’m delighted that Scott Vazin will join Toyota, bringing along his creative talents and competitive portfolio of skills,” said Julie Hamp, group vice president and chief communications officer for Toyota North America.  “In Scott, we’re getting a proven performer with broad experience in corporate, product, financial, employee and regional communications, as well as marketing and brand development on a global basis.”... more

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Toyota FCV - The Turning Point

In 2015, Toyota will launch its first-generation hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. This will mark a turning point, not only for the automotive industry but for all of us. Visit http://www.toyota.com/fuelcell and learn more.
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2014 Buckle Up for Life: It's Time We All Get it Right

What if there were a way to prevent a leading cause of childhood death, but three out of four of us were doing it wrong? The startling truth is that a car seat can dramatically reduce childhood death and injury from motor vehicle crashes, but 75 percent are still incorrectly installed. Our PSA takes a decidedly humorous look at installing a car seat, but many parents would say it’s not too far off from reality.

The good news is that community-based programs are making a difference. Buckle Up for Life is a national education program, created in 2004 by Cincin

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2014 ITS World Congress - Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda
2014 AARP Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo - Bob Carter and Camry Winner
2014 Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar - Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) System 001
Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 002
Toyota DARV X
Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 001
2014 ITS World Congress - Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda

2014 ITS World Congress - Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda

Toyota Motor Corporation Honorary Chairman Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda (left) explores ITS World Congress exhibits with Toyota Technical Center Senior Executive Administrator of External Affairs Bruce Brownlee in Detroit, Sept. 8, 2014.  They are joined by Toyota Motor Sales Executive Chairman Yoshi Inaba (facing backward) and Toyota Technical Center President Seiya Nakao (walking, far right).
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2014 AARP Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo - Bob Carter and Camry Winner

2014 AARP Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo - Bob Carter and Camry Winner

TMS Senior Vice President of Automotive Operations Bob Carter (left) presents winner Raymond Lee and his wife with a new Camry at AARP's Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo in San Diego, Sept. 6, 2014.
2014 Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar - Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) System 001

2014 Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar - Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) System 001

Toyota demonstrates its Automated Highway Driving Assist system on public roads in Detroit during its fourth annual Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar on Sept. 4, 2014.
Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 002

Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 002

Toyota's CSRC is partnering with Indiana University-Purdue to develop standardized test protocols for pedestrian pre-collision systems, including mannequins of different shapes and sizes that mimic real-world walking speeds and angles.
 
Toyota DARV X

Toyota DARV X

DARV X is used by UC San Diego’s Laboratory for Intelligent and Safe Automobiles for Naturalistic Driving Studies, using an array of cameras and sensors both inside and out, it tracks driver behavior behind the wheel and performs lane tracking and drive analysis.
Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 001

Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 001

Toyota's CSRC is partnering with Indiana University-Purdue to develop standardized test protocols for pedestrian pre-collision systems, including mannequins of different shapes and sizes that mimic real-world walking speeds and angles.
 

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