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Toyota Motor Sales Reports 13.3 Percent Increase in February

Toyota Motor Sales Reports 13.3 Percent Increase in February

March 03, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif. (March 3, 2015) – Toyota, Scion and Lexus today reported total February 2015 sales results of 180,467 units, an increase of 13.3 percent from February 2014 on a volume basis.... more

Toyota Sienna Van and RAV4 Compact SUV: All-Wheel-Drive Cures for the Winter Blues

Toyota Sienna Van and RAV4 Compact SUV: All-Wheel-Drive Cures for the Winter Blues

March 02, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif. (March 2, 2015) – Through ice and snow, Toyota continues to go places. Long, harsh winters can be a bit more bearable when drivers of family haulers ride into spring with the added capability and peace of mind that an all-wheel-drive (AWD) vehicle provides.    

Recently, the Toyota Sienna and RAV4, both with available AWD, along with some leading competitors in their respective segments, completed certified testing in snow and ice conditions by notable third-party organization AMCI. The certified tests revealed the Sienna minivan and RAV4 compact SUV performed significantly better in the areas of acceleration, traction, and handling on snowy and icy road conditions when equipped with AWD. In fact, the certified testing results showed the Sienna AWD performed substantially better than other front-wheel-drive competitors in its segment and equal cornering performance on both ice and snow as a competing popular mid-size SUV equipped with four-wheel-drive!   ... more

Toyota y Scion Se Hacen Presentes en Hispanicize 2015

Toyota y Scion Se Hacen Presentes en Hispanicize 2015

February 27, 2015
MIAMI (27 de febrero de 2015) — Toyota y Scion estarán presentes en Hispanicize 2015, con la empresa haciendo su regreso como patrocinador oficial de la industria automotriz y del transporte durante la conferencia anual, la cual se celebrará del 16 al 20 de marzo en Miami. Este será el segundo año consecutivo en Hispanicize para el líder mundial en fabricación de automóviles, cuya enérgica presencia de marca en la conferencia de 2014 se destacó con exhibiciones de vehículos, sorteos de iPads, concursos en medios sociales, experiencias y pruebas de manejo.... more

Toyota and Scion 'Presente' at Hispanicize 2015

Toyota and Scion 'Presente' at Hispanicize 2015

February 26, 2015
MIAMI, Feb. 26, 2015 — Toyota and Scion will be present at Hispanicize 2015 when the company returns as the official automotive and transportation sponsor of the annual conference, March 16 to 20 in Miami.  This will be the second consecutive year at Hispanicize for the world’s leading automotive manufacturer, whose powerful brand presence at the 2014 conference was highlighted by vehicle displays, iPad giveaways, social media contests, ride-and-drive experiences and an autograph session with Toyota NASCAR drivers.... more

Toyota Motor Sales’ Lexus Brand Achieves Grand Slam as Most Dependable Brand Four Consecutive Years

Toyota Motor Sales’ Lexus Brand Achieves Grand Slam as Most Dependable Brand Four Consecutive Years

February 25, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 25, 2015 – Game, set, and match.  The Lexus brand captured a grand slam by ranking highest in vehicle dependability among all nameplates for a fourth consecutive year in the 2015 J.D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS).  Toyota Motor Sales totaled seven vehicle segment awards.  The study measures the number of owner-reported problems of 2012 model year vehicles in their third-year of ownership. ... more

Park24 and Toyota to Trial i-ROAD Sharing Service in Central Tokyo

Park24 and Toyota to Trial i-ROAD Sharing Service in Central Tokyo

February 24, 2015
Tokyo, Feb. 25, 2015 -- Starting in April, Park24 Co., Ltd. and Toyota Motor Corporation will trial a car sharing service in central Tokyo using the Toyota i-ROAD, an ultra-compact three-wheeled electric vehicle. The i-ROAD, designed for flexibility and ease of use, will be paired with Park24's "Times Car Plus" service, which allows members to use share cars at any time of day or night. The trial will also incorporate elements from Toyota's "Ha:mo" optimized urban transport system.... more

How the Future is Made: Behind the Scenes of Toyota Mirai Production

How the Future is Made: Behind the Scenes of Toyota Mirai Production

February 24, 2015
In November 2014, Toyota Motor Corporation ushered in the future with the launch of the Toyota “Mirai” fuel cell sedan, followed by the Japan start of sales one month later. Today, Toyota held a production ceremony to mark the milestone of a new age of vehicles at its Motomachi Plant in Toyota City, Japan.


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Toyota Tundra: The All-America Full-Size Pickup Goes All V8 and “Pro” for 2015

Toyota Tundra: The All-America Full-Size Pickup Goes All V8 and “Pro” for 2015

February 23, 2015
After a dramatic redesign for the 2014 model year the Toyota Tundra half-ton full-size pickup truck comes back with an encore for 2015. The most stylish, value-driven and capable Tundra yet gets more upgrades, including standard V8 power across the board, a new TRD Pro model with special off-road suspension and an available spray-in bed liner.... more

2015 Toyota Tundra Product Information

2015 Toyota Tundra Product Information

February 20, 2015

Toyota Earns Three Spots in Kelley Blue Book's 15 Best Family Cars of 2015

Toyota Earns Three Spots in Kelley Blue Book's 15 Best Family Cars of 2015

February 19, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 19, 2015 - - The votes are in and the people have spoken!  Three popular Toyota models, Camry mid-size sedan, Highlander mid-size crossover and Sienna van, have made the list of “15 Best Family Cars” by KBB.com.... more

Amy Purdy to Pace Daytona 500 In Bold, New Toyota Camry

Amy Purdy to Pace Daytona 500 In Bold, New Toyota Camry

February 19, 2015
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 18, 2015) -- Toyota Motor Sales (TMS) U.S.A., Inc. and Daytona International Speedway today announced that ‘Dancing With the Stars’ finalist and Paralympics bronze medalist Amy Purdy will serve as the official pace car driver for the 2015 Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. 22.... more

Toyota Recalls Certain Model Year 2015 Yaris and Tacoma Vehicles

Toyota Recalls Certain Model Year 2015 Yaris and Tacoma Vehicles

February 17, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 17, 2015 – Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., today announced it will conduct a safety recall of approximately 230 Model Year 2015 Yaris hatchbacks and approximately 20 Model Year 2015 Tacoma TRD Pro model pickup trucks.... more

2015 Chicago Auto Show - 2016 Toyota Avalon Reveal

2015 Chicago Auto Show - 2016 Toyota Avalon Reveal

February 12, 2015
Bill Fay, Group Vice President, Toyota Motor Sales and General Manager, Toyota Division reveals the 2016 Toyota Avalon and Special Edition Camry and Corolla at the Chicago Auto Show on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015.... more

First Look in the 'Second City:' The Refreshed 2016 Toyota Avalon Premium Mid-Sized Sedan

First Look in the 'Second City:' The Refreshed 2016 Toyota Avalon Premium Mid-Sized Sedan

February 12, 2015
CHICAGO, Feb. 12, 2015  Call it a trio of firsts in the Second City as the refreshed Toyota Avalon and sporty Camry and Corolla Special Editions made their world debuts at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show. The three models rode into Chicago with a head of steam as the Avalon, Camry and Corolla are each the sales leaders in their respective segments, a first for Toyota. All three vehicles are 2016 models and will go on sale later this fall. ... more

500,000th Corolla Speeds Off the Line at Toyota Mississippi

500,000th Corolla Speeds Off the Line at Toyota Mississippi

February 12, 2015
BLUE SPRINGS, MISS. (Feb. 12, 2015) – Toyota Mississippi is celebrating the 500,000th Corolla coming off the line at the Blue Springs, Miss., production facility. The production accomplishment was achieved faster than any other Toyota plant in the U.S. – a testament to the 2,000 hardworking team members who have answered increasing consumer demand since the plant opened in 2011.... more

Mission Accomplished: Robot Astronaut Kirobo Returns to Earth

Mission Accomplished: Robot Astronaut Kirobo Returns to Earth

February 12, 2015
Kirobo, a tiny talking robot, has made history for robotkind.
 
After an impressive 18 months on board the International Space Station, humanoid communication robot Kirobo returned to Earth as a passenger on SpaceX’s CRS-5 Dragon cargo supply spacecraft, which successfully splashed down in the Pacific Ocean earlier today.... more

Toyota, Nissan and Honda to Jointly Support Hydrogen Station Infrastructure Development

Toyota, Nissan and Honda to Jointly Support Hydrogen Station Infrastructure Development

February 12, 2015
TOKYO, Japan, Feb. 12, 2015 -- Toyota Motor Corporation, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. have agreed to work together to help accelerate the development of hydrogen station infrastructure for fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). Specific measures to be undertaken by the three manufacturers will be determined at a later date.
 
For more details, go to http://newsroom.toyota.co.jp/en/detail/6006916/
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Mirai Drives Toyota to Fast Company's 'Most Innovative' List

Mirai Drives Toyota to Fast Company's 'Most Innovative' List

February 09, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif. (Feb. 9, 2015) – Toyota has been named one of world’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2015 by Fast Company magazine, recognizing the company’s leadership in the development and introduction of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.... more

Toyota Recalls Certain 2014 Model Year FJ Cruiser Vehicles

Toyota Recalls Certain 2014 Model Year FJ Cruiser Vehicles

February 05, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 5, 2015 – Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., today announced it will conduct a safety recall of approximately 120 Model Year 2014 FJ Cruiser vehicles.... more

Bright Lights, Big Show

Bright Lights, Big Show

February 05, 2015
Toyota will light up the Chicago Auto Show when it debuts the 2016 Avalon. The sexy sedan shines at 2:30 p.m. CT, Thursday, Feb. 12. 
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Toyota to Create Turbulence in Windy City with Sporty Camry and Corolla Special Editions

Toyota to Create Turbulence in Windy City with Sporty Camry and Corolla Special Editions

February 05, 2015
CHICAGO, (Feb. 5, 2015) – Winds of change will be blowing into the Chicago Auto Show. Toyota’s Camry mid-size sedan, the best-selling car in America for the past 13 years, and Corolla compact sedan, the world’s best-selling car of all time, will debut special edition models at next week’s Chicago Auto Show. The debuts will be part of a press conference that will also feature a refreshed Avalon sedan.... more

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) Announces April – December 2014 Financial Results

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) Announces April – December 2014 Financial Results

February 04, 2015
Toyota’s global net income jumped 13.2 percent during the nine-month period (April 1– December 31, 2014) of the 2015 fiscal year.... more

January 2015 Sales Conference Notes

January 2015 Sales Conference Notes

February 03, 2015
Toyota Division Group Vice President and General Manager Bill Fay and Lexus Group Vice President and General Manager Jeff Bracken review January 2015 sales.  ... more

Toyota Motor Sales Posts 15.6 Percent Increase in January

Toyota Motor Sales Posts 15.6 Percent Increase in January

February 03, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif. (Feb. 3, 2015) – Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today reported January 2015 sales of 169,194, an increase of 15.6 percent from January 2014 on a volume basis. With one additional selling day in January 2015, sales were up 11.2 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis.... more

January 2015 Sales Chart

January 2015 Sales Chart

February 03, 2015

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