2021 Toyota Yaris Cross earns five-star safety rating

Credit: drive.com.au Toyota’s pint-size city SUV has earned top marks in the latest round of crash tests. The 2021 Toyota Yaris Cross city SUV has been awarded five stars for crash safety following a series of tests in Australia and Europe – with right- and left-hand-drive vehicles. Most testing was conducted in Australia – including […]


Absolute Powerhouse: Next-Generation 2022 Toyota Tundra

Credit: markets.businessinsider.com With a plethora of adventure-ready, go-anywhere, been-anywhere vehicles cementing its foundation, the all-new 2022 Toyota Tundra is born from a lineage of trucks and SUVs rooted in quality, durability and reliability. Its predecessors hit the million-mile mark on more than one occasion thanks to a team of engineers who built the truck above […]


2022 Toyota Sienna Woodland Edition Reportedly Starts At $46,565

Credit: motor1.com The top-tier Platinum trim reimans the most expensive at over $50,000. Toyota made a surprise announcement earlier this year with the Sienna Woodland Edition, an adventured-theme minivan that upgraded its looks and its capability. Toyota didn’t divulge the model’s price, but a new report from Cars Direct sheds light on how much the […]


Toyota to invest $13.6bn in batteries for EVs and hybrids by 2030

Credit: asia.nikkei.com Japan automaker likely to invest in China and US as it nurtures eco-friendliness Toyota Motor will invest 1.5 trillion yen ($13.6 billion) in batteries used for electric and hybrid vehicles by 2030, the company said on Tuesday, without disclosing any plans or locations for new factories. Investments, however, are likely to be made […]


2022 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series delayed, new timing unclear

Credit: drive.com.au Deliveries of the new Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series have been officially delayed due to new COVID-19 outbreaks in Southeast Asia. Customers are yet to be advised about revised timing. Toyota Australia has confirmed deliveries of the upcoming 2022 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series have been delayed, as the world’s largest car maker falls victim to global […]


2021 Toyota HiAce: White paint now the only colour option, vehicle tracking standard – UPDATE

Credit: caradvice.com.au From next month, you can have any colour Toyota HiAce you want as long as it’s white. And it will be easier to catch thieves thanks to a built-in tracking system. The Toyota HiAce will soon be only available in white, with production from July 2021 ending the options of silver, gold or blue paint. […]


Toyota offers 8-year battery warranty on Hybrid vehicles

Credit: team-bhp.com Toyota has extended the battery warranty on its hybrid models from the existing 3 years / 1,00,000 km to 8 years / 1,60,000 km (whichever is earlier). At present, Toyota has two hybrid electric vehicles on sale in India – the Camry and Vellfire. The revised warranty will be applicable on vehicles sold from […]

2021 Auto News USA automobiles

GM Crushes Ford in Truck Wars but Loses Q2 Sales Crown to Toyota

Credits: www.fool.com The global semiconductor shortage has weighed on auto production this year, constraining U.S. sales despite strong demand. However, while the shortage is widespread, it hasn’t hit all automakers equally. That led to some big changes in the usually pecking order within the auto industry last quarter. Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM) became the top-selling automaker in the U.S. […]

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Ford and Toyota top self-driving technology league table

Credit: asia.nikkei.com Both ahead of IT giants in patent terms, as traditional techniques come into focus Leading carmakers such as Ford Motor and Toyota Motor are catching up with tech giants in the global race to develop self-driving technology as indicated by new patent data. The two companies claimed the top two positions on a […]

2021 Auto News Indian automobiles

Inside Indian auto sector’s race to harness the PLI scheme

Credits: www.livemint.com Over the past few months, even amidst intense uncertainty about vehicle sales and supply chain bottlenecks, automakers like Maruti Suzuki India Ltd have been dreaming up plans about the future. The trigger: the largest production-linked incentive (PLI) subsidy scheme that is on offer, among a rainbow of such sectoral plans which have been unveiled ever since the […]