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Lexus Eco Challenge Finalists Conquer Conservation and Climate Issues to Win $10,000  and a Chance to Compete for Up to $30,000 More

Lexus Eco Challenge Finalists Conquer Conservation and Climate Issues to Win $10,000 and a Chance to Compete for Up to $30,000 More

December 10, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. – Dec. 10, 2013 – Trading cell phones for calculators, and fashion trends for lab coats, 32 middle and high school teams were selected as finalists for the Lexus Eco Challenge – claiming a $10,000 prize to be shared among the team, teacher and school. The winners will now compete in the Final Challenge for a chance to win one of two $30,000 grand prizes and eight $15,000 first-place awards.... more

Toyota: Focused on Plants, People and Planet

Toyota: Focused on Plants, People and Planet

December 04, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. (Dec. 03, 2013) – Looking for a new vehicle?  How about one that was assembled at a North American facility that helped save 61 million gallons of water last year?   And you can buy that vehicle at one of the most environmentally advanced dealerships in the country.  These examples of environmental leadership and more are highlighted in the recently published 2013 Toyota North American environmental report. ... more

Toyota’s Earth-Friendly Campaign Raises Lots of ‘Green’ for Boys & Girls Clubs of America

November 18, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif.,November 18, 2013 - Toyota Financial Services (TFS) / Lexus Financial Services (LFS) is kicking off its third annual “GoGreen” campaign, encouraging customers to sign up for paperless billing statements; allowing them to receive monthly emails when their bill is due, rather than traditional paper statements sent through the mail. ... more

Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota Celebrate  Fifth Anniversary of Tree Campus USA

Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota Celebrate Fifth Anniversary of Tree Campus USA

October 30, 2013
Nebraska City, Neb. (Oct. 30, 2013) – Today, Arbor Day Foundation and Toyota celebrate five years of the Tree Campus USA® program. Nearly 200 distinguished leading universities have been honored with the Tree Campus USA designation, and the number of schools applying to be included continues to expand. ... more

Twenty-Two Historically Black Colleges and Universities to Receive Toyota Hybrid Vehicles

October 28, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. (Oct. 28, 2013) – Twenty-two select Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) and Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) schools will continue their commitment to sustainability with a one-year lease of a Toyota Prius liftback or Prius Plug-in vehicle. Each school will receive a vehicle in conjunction with the 2013-14 Toyota Green Initiative (TGI) tour, an environmental stewardship program designed to empower the African American community. The tour travels to participating HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) each fall to educate students and alumni on the benefits of adopting a sustainable lifestyle.... more

Toyota Logistics Services Wins SmartWay Award

October 23, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. (Oct. 23, 2013) – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. transportation team, Toyota Logistics Services (TLS), moves approximately 2.2 million new Toyota and Lexus vehicles to dealerships every year. This week the U.S. EPA recognized TLS for making these moves as efficient as possible.  ... more

Toyota and Lexus Go Hollywood

October 17, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2013 – What do Matt Damon, Portlandia, Toyota and Lexus have in common?  More than you’d think. On Saturday, October 19, they’ll come together to celebrate the entertainment industry’s environmental efforts at the 23rd annual Environmental Media Awards at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, Calif. ... more

Toyota Motor Sales Dominates Auto Club Green Car List

September 26, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 26, 2013) – California drivers looking for a green vehicle at a good value need look no further. Toyota, Lexus and Scion took top honors in the 2013 Green Car Guide, published today by the Automobile Club of Southern California. Six of the top ten overall green vehicle and “best value” scores are held by the Toyota family. ... more

Toyota Pitches in for Public Lands

September 25, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 25, 2013) – What is your favorite outdoor spot?  Most of us have a favorite trail, beach, garden or park.  These public spaces allow us opportunities for exercise, recreation, education or a simple connection with nature. Toyota wants to keep it that way.  ... more

Toyota Talks Trash

September 17, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 17, 2013)– You can spot Toyota associate Ryan McMullan on his way to the Torrance campus cafeteria everyday – he’s the one carrying a reusable cup and plate for his lunch.  And he’s not the only one. ... more

Call for Entries: $500K Lexus Eco Challenge Kicks Off

September 03, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 3, 2013 – Some people think teenagers only care about their cell phones and weekend plans. However, the teenagers who participate in the Lexus Eco Challenge prove that they are dedicated to making the world a better place for future generations.
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2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: Global Hybrid/EV Vehicle Information

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour - Satoshi Ogiso

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: Toyota Hybrids' Environmental Impact

August 28, 2013

Toyota to Launch 'New Era' of High-MPG Hybrids, Expand Its Global Hybrid Rollout

August 28, 2013
YPSILANTI, Mich., August 28, 2013 — Want to save money and gas?  Toyota plans to help consumers do both. Promising continued gains in fuel economy, Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) Managing Officer Satoshi Ogiso outlined the launch of a new era in hybrid technology with the arrival of the next-generation Prius ... ... more

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: The Plug-In Challenge

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: Toyota Prius - Pop Culture Icon

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: How Fast Is It?

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: How Far Does It Go?

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: Going Global

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour: Around the World with Lexus Hybrids

August 28, 2013

Toyota Motor Corporation Hybrid Timeline

August 28, 2013

2013 Toyota Hybrid World Tour - Bob Carter

August 28, 2013
Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., Senior Vice President of Automotive Operations Bob Carter discusses the automotive industry, Toyota’s hybrid vehicles, and issues an industry-wide challenge to the U.S. market. ... more

Toyota Saves Trees…by the Millions

July 10, 2013
How do you save a few billion trees and a hundred million bucks?  Boot the box. Kick the carton. Punt the packaging.

More than a decade ago, Toyota began using returnable containers for shipping parts and accessories. The environmental impact so far: saving 220 million pounds of wood and 145 million pounds of cardboard, the equivalent of 2.7 billion trees. It also adds up to $100 million in cost savings for the company...and that’s no pulp fiction.... more

Toyota Partners with Eco-Savvy Influencers on 2013 Prius MPG Challenge

July 10, 2013
WEST CALDWELL, N.J., July 10, 2013 – Building on the success of wave one of the Prius Plug-In MPG Challenge, Toyota today launched wave two of the competition, which brings together seven prolific environmental influencers from N.Y., N.J. and Conn. These ecologically-conscious influencerswill borrow Prius Plug-In vehicles and compete against one another to see who can garner the highest overall MPG over the course of a 30-day period.... more

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