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Toyota Sienna Minivan One of '12 Best Family Cars for 2014' Says Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com

Toyota Sienna Minivan One of '12 Best Family Cars for 2014' Says Kelley Blue Book's KBB.com

February 14, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 14, 2014)  Already established as one of the most versatile and family-friendly vehicles on the market, the Toyota Sienna today was named one of the “12 Best Family Cars” for 2014 by Kelley Blue Book‘s KBB.com. ... more

More Lexus RC Coupe to Love - F SPORT to be Revealed at Geneva International Motor Show

More Lexus RC Coupe to Love - F SPORT to be Revealed at Geneva International Motor Show

February 13, 2014
GENEVA - Feb. 13, 2014 – Enthusiasts who want a sportier and more aggressive new RC 350 coupe will be excited to know the 2015 RC 350 F SPORT will debut at the Geneva International Motor Show.... more

The National Center for Families Learning and Toyota  Partner to Ignite Imaginations Across the Nation

The National Center for Families Learning and Toyota Partner to Ignite Imaginations Across the Nation

February 12, 2014
Louisville, KY (Feb. 12, 2014) — In a tale as old as time, the evening comes to a bustling end as mom or dad catches a glance at the clock and asks in disbelief, “Where did the day go!?” To get right to the bottom of it, the National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) tapped Harris Poll in October 2013 to conduct an online survey of more than 2,000 U.S. adults* to investigate how families spend their days together. And while they definitely can’t create more time for parents, today NCFL and Toyota announce the Family Time Machine, a website and mobile app to help parents and kids make better use of every moment in the day.... more

Twice as Nice: Scion FR-S Again U.S. News 'Best Sports Car for the Money'

Twice as Nice: Scion FR-S Again U.S. News 'Best Sports Car for the Money'

February 12, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 12, 2014) – Scion FR-S fans can take another victory lap. The national consumer publication U.S. News & World Report named the 2014 Scion FR-S its “Best Sports Car for the Money” for the second year in a row. The judges evaluated 225 cars across 21 categories to name the winners.... more

Toyota's Camry and Tacoma Earn U.S. News and World Report's 2014 Best Car For The Money Award

Toyota's Camry and Tacoma Earn U.S. News and World Report's 2014 Best Car For The Money Award

February 12, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 12, 2014)   The Toyota Camry and Tacoma received segment honors as part of U.S. News and World Report’s 2014 Best Cars for the Money awards.  The 2014 Camry took top honors in the Best Midsize Car for the Money category while the 2014 Tacoma won the Best Compact Truck for the Money award.... more

Toyota Motor Sales’ Lexus Brand Most Dependable For Third-Consecutive Year

Toyota Motor Sales’ Lexus Brand Most Dependable For Third-Consecutive Year

February 12, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 12, 2014 – Lexus scored a hat trick by ranking highest in vehicle dependability among all nameplates for a third consecutive year in the 2014 J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS).  Toyota Motor Sales totaled seven vehicle segment awards.  The study tracks the number and type of problems owners have with their three-year-old vehicles. ... more

Toyota Announces Voluntary Recall of Certain Toyota Prius, RAV4, Tacoma and Lexus RX 350 Vehicles

Toyota Announces Voluntary Recall of Certain Toyota Prius, RAV4, Tacoma and Lexus RX 350 Vehicles

February 12, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., February 12, 2014 – Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., today announced that it is advising the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) of plans to conduct voluntary safety recalls of approximately 700,000 Model Year 2010-2014 Prius vehicles and, combined, approximately 260,000 Model Year 2012 Toyota RAV4, 2012-2013 Toyota Tacoma, and 2012-2013 Lexus RX 350 vehicles sold in the United States to address two separate issues.... more

Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research Will be Powered by the World’s Largest Auto Manufacturer

Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research Will be Powered by the World’s Largest Auto Manufacturer

February 10, 2014
GREENVILLE, S.C. (Feb. 10, 2014) — Toyota Technical Center (TTC), the North American Research and Development arm of Toyota Motor Corporation headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is proud to sponsor the sixth generation innovative Deep Orange program, a vehicle prototype designed and conceived by automotive engineering students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) in partnership with the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California.... more

Toyota Becomes First Founding Partner of Historic DAYTONA Rising Project at Daytona International Speedway

Toyota Becomes First Founding Partner of Historic DAYTONA Rising Project at Daytona International Speedway

February 06, 2014
CHICAGO and DAYTONA BEACH (Feb. 6, 2014) – International Speedway Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: ISCA; OTC Bulletin Board: ISCB) (“ISC”) today announced a groundbreaking, multi-year partnership with Toyota Motor Sales (TMS) U.S.A., Inc. that will make Toyota the first Founding Partner at Daytona International Speedway as part of its unprecedented $400 million DAYTONA Rising redevelopment project.... more

Toyota Racing Development (TRD) Celebrates 35 Years in the U.S. with Next Chapter in Off-Road Performance Accessories

Toyota Racing Development (TRD) Celebrates 35 Years in the U.S. with Next Chapter in Off-Road Performance Accessories

February 06, 2014
CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2014 - - Their “minds are always racing.” In their 35 year existence, Toyota Racing Development – U.S.A. (TRD) has lived by their mission “to deliver an authentic high-performance experience by adding value to create passion and enthusiasm.” ... more

Let's Get Dirty!

Let's Get Dirty!

February 06, 2014
CHICAGO (Feb. 6, 2014) – Get ready to go where even roads fear to tread with the adrenaline-pumping TRD Pro Series from Toyota.  Already favorites among serious off-roaders, the 2015 Toyota Tundra, Tacoma and 4Runner will get even more capable with these new, aggressive off-road packages designed by the experts at Toyota Racing Development (TRD).... more

Toyota Begins to Export U.S.-Built Highlander SUVs  to Australia, New Zealand and Eastern Europe

Toyota Begins to Export U.S.-Built Highlander SUVs to Australia, New Zealand and Eastern Europe

February 06, 2014
CHICAGO (Feb. 6, 2014) – Toyota today announced it has begun to export U.S.- assembled Highlander SUVs to Australia, New Zealand, Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. Highlander exports are initially forecasted at approximately 29,000 units annually. The announcement was made by Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. Senior Vice President Bob Carter at the Midwest Automotive Media Association’s annual breakfast during the Chicago Auto Show.... more

2014 Midwest Automotive Media Association - Bob Carter

2014 Midwest Automotive Media Association - Bob Carter

February 06, 2014
Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., Senior Vice President of Automotive Operations Bob Carter speaks at the Midwest Automotive Media Association in Chicago, Ill., on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. ... more

Toyota Tops Three Categories in KBB.com’s 2014 Five-Year Cost to Own Awards

Toyota Tops Three Categories in KBB.com’s 2014 Five-Year Cost to Own Awards

February 05, 2014
Torrance, Calif., (Feb. 5, 2014) – The editors of Kelley Blue Book, www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new and used car information, have selected three Toyota vehicles for their 5-year Cost to Own award.  ... more

Toyota Prius v Honored with Best All-Around Performance Award by Automotive Science Group

Toyota Prius v Honored with Best All-Around Performance Award by Automotive Science Group

February 05, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 5, 2014) – The 2014 Prius v had earned the Automotive Science Group’s (ASG) Best All-Around Performance Award, and is distinguished as a Best-in-Class for the 2014 model year.  The 2014 Prius v also earned the Best Environmental Performance Award in the wagon class by making the smallest environmental footprint in its category in the North American market.... more

Don’t Let Your Neighbors Know - Owning a Lexus May Cost Less Than They Think

Don’t Let Your Neighbors Know - Owning a Lexus May Cost Less Than They Think

February 05, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 5, 2014) – Lexus owners have more to be happy about since the marque earned top honors in the Luxury Brand category of Kelley Blue Book’s 2014 5-Year Cost to Own Awards. This is the second year in a row Lexus has been named the luxury brand with the lowest projected ownership costs during the first five years. ... more

2014 Scion iQ Earns All-Around Honors from Automotive Science Group

2014 Scion iQ Earns All-Around Honors from Automotive Science Group

February 04, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 4, 2014) – Conscientious buyers can feel confident about the 2014 Scion iQ. The Automotive Science Group (ASG) analyzed thousands of social, environmental and economic data points and named Scion’s compact four-seater to its 2014 Best All-Around Performance list.... more

Spoiler Alert! Toyota Camry Hybrid Line-up Adds SE Limited Edition for 2014.5 Model Year

Spoiler Alert! Toyota Camry Hybrid Line-up Adds SE Limited Edition for 2014.5 Model Year

February 04, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 4, 2014) - With a 40 mpg EPA city rating and expressive sport styling, the new Camry Hybrid SE Limited Edition offers fans of America’s best-selling car an exciting new variant for the 2014.5 model year. This limited edition model combines many of the popular Camry SE grade’s desirable appearance features with the renowned efficiency of Toyota Hybrid Synergy drive.  The new Camry Hybrid SE Limited Edition is powered by a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine and hybrid system with nickel metal hydride battery that yields a total system output of 200hp.... more

Toyota Motor Corporation Announces April-December 2013 Financial Results

Toyota Motor Corporation Announces April-December 2013 Financial Results

February 04, 2014
Toyota City, Japan, February 4, 2014 - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) today announces financial results for the nine-month period ended December 31, 2013. 

On a consolidated basis, net revenues for the period totaled 19.12 trillion yen, an increase of 17.8 percent compared to the same period last fiscal year. Operating income increased from 818.5 billion yen to 1.85 trillion yen, while income before income taxes1 was 2.02 trillion yen. Net income2 increased from 648.1 billion yen to 1.52 trillion yen. ... more

2014 Toyota Prius c Offers 53 MPG City Fuel Economy, Highest of Any Vehicle Without a Plug

2014 Toyota Prius c Offers 53 MPG City Fuel Economy, Highest of Any Vehicle Without a Plug

February 04, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 4, 2014) – The 2014 Toyota Prius c, the smallest and most affordable model in the Prius Family, offers industry-leading fuel efficiency and IIHS Top Safety Pick peace of mind in a fun to drive, easy to park urban runabout. Its 53-MPG city rating is accompanied by 46-MPG highway and 50-MPG combined EPA fuel economy ratings.... more

2014 Toyota Yaris Delivers the Best in Liftback Versatility

2014 Toyota Yaris Delivers the Best in Liftback Versatility

February 04, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., (Feb. 4, 2014) -- The Toyota Yaris, the brand’s fun, efficient compact model, offers the only choice of three-door or five-door liftback models in the segment. Both combine sporty styling with high value from a long roster of standard equipment and safety features, including nine airbags.... more

World-Class Designers and Sculptors Show Students How to Turn Their Passion for Art into Prosperity

World-Class Designers and Sculptors Show Students How to Turn Their Passion for Art into Prosperity

February 03, 2014
Ann Arbor, Mich., February 3, 2014 – Twenty five artistic teens will learn how to bring imagination to life when Calty Design Research, Inc. opens the doors to its design process for The Neutral Zone’s Art4Life Program on February 27. Calty, the North American arm of Toyota's global design network, will host design and sculpting workshops as part of an intensive professional development opportunity intended to give teens a winning advantage in pursuing an art career after high school.... more

January 2014 Sales Conference Notes

January 2014 Sales Conference Notes

February 03, 2014
Toyota Division Group Vice President and General Manager Bill Fay and Lexus Group Vice President and General Manager Jeff Bracken review January 2014 sales. ... more

January 2014 Sales Chart

January 2014 Sales Chart

February 03, 2014

Toyota Motor Sales is No. 1 Retail Manufacturer in January 2014

Toyota Motor Sales is No. 1 Retail Manufacturer in January 2014

February 03, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif. (Feb. 3, 2014) – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today reported January 2014 sales results of 146,365 units, a decrease of 7.2 percent from January 2013 on both a daily selling rate (DSR) and raw-volume basis.... more

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