Filed under: Green , Plants/Manufacturing , Videos , Toyota , Alternative Fuels , Japan , Sedan , Hydrogen In a series of newly released videos and photos, Toyota is taking people behind the scenes at its Motomachi factory campus to show off the 13 people responsible for putting together the Mirai fuel cell vehicle. Continue reading See how Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell car is made [w/videos] See how Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel cell car is made [w/videos] originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Filed under: Earnings/Financials , Plants/Manufacturing , Toyota , Japan , United States Due to the weak value of the yen, Toyota is on track to have four times the per-vehicle profit of its US competitors, The Detroit News reports. Some allege currency manipulation gives the automaker an edge. Continue reading Toyota outpaces Detroit rivals in profitability per vehicle Toyota outpaces Detroit rivals in profitability per vehicle originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Filed under: Celebrities , Motorsports , Videos , Toyota , Safety , Racing NASCAR driver Kyle Busch suffered a fractured leg yesterday at Daytona during the 112th lap of the Alert Today Florida 300, the season-opening race of the 2015 NASCAR XFINITY Series. Busch will miss the Daytona 500. Continue reading Kyle Busch breaks leg in big crash, will miss Daytona 500 Kyle Busch breaks leg in big crash, will miss Daytona 500 originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 22 Feb 2015 10:55:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Lexus International will present a sense-based exhibit, titled “Lexus – A Journey of the Senses,” at Milan Design Week 20151. The exhibit will feature internationally-acclaimed designer Philippe Nigro and world-renowned chef Hajime Yoneda.
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Plano, Texas (Feb. 19, 2015) – Toyota went to the head of the class today, taking the top spot in the motor vehicles sector of Fortune magazine’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies. The automaker also scored well in a larger pool of peers, No. 24 overall.
Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing , Toyota In less than four years, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi has built 500,000 vehicles – all of them Corollas – hitting the milestone faster than any of the automaker’s other American assembly plants. Continue reading Toyota builds its 500,000th Corolla in Mississippi Toyota builds its 500,000th Corolla in Mississippi originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 17 Feb 2015 08:44:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Filed under: Bentley , Bugatti , Cadillac , Chevrolet , Dodge , Ferrari , Ford , GM , GMC , Hyundai , Jaguar , Jeep , Land Rover , Maserati , McLaren , Mercedes-Benz , Porsche , Rolls-Royce , Scion , smart , Tesla , Toyota Calculating the dollar value of each horsepower for a car model may not be a perfect performance metric, but it sure does make a fun list. Continue reading Top horsepower-per-dollar cars in 2015 [UPDATE] Top horsepower-per-dollar cars in 2015 [UPDATE] originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
TORRANCE, Calif., Feb. 19, 2015 – – The votes are in and the people have spoken!