Filed under: Toyota , Hatchback , Performance Toyota is taking its Yaris to the World Rally Championship, but in order to do so, it’ll need to build a limited number of road-going hot hatches to satisfy FIA homologation regulations. Continue reading Toyota plotting WRC-inspired Yaris hot hatch Toyota plotting WRC-inspired Yaris hot hatch originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Filed under: Etc. , Toyota , United States , Emerging Technologies , Technology , Autonomous Toyota has patented an improved eye-tracking technology that attempts to eliminate false-positive results caused by redeye. The system also monitors a driver’s upper and lower eyelids to calculate how open the is. Continue reading Toyota takes self-driving step with patent for eyelid detection device Toyota takes self-driving step with patent for eyelid detection device originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Toyota Hits Its Stride Becoming the Official Vehicle Sponsor of Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Concert Series
DALLAS (MARCH 23, 2015) – Ahead of 15,000 runners hitting the pavement at the Humana Rock ‘ n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon on Sunday, March 22, Toyota and Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the organizer of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, announced a sponsorship agreement, making Toyota the official vehicle of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Concert Series through March 2016. The sponsorship will stretch beyond the deep roots Toyota has planted in Texas to expand to all 22 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon events in the U.S.
Filed under: Motorsports , Videos , Toyota , Racing F1, Le Mans, rally, hillclimbs… Toyota Motorsport GmbH has done it all, and keeps almost all of its machinery in a hall underneath one of its wind tunnels. Xcar swung through Cologne, Germany, to check it all out, and thankfully didn’t forget to bring a video camera or two along. Continue reading Xcar tours Toyota’s Secret Racing Collection Xcar tours Toyota’s Secret Racing Collection originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 20 Mar 2015 20:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
TORRANCE, Calif. (March 18, 2015) – Loyal Latino Toyota owners in Los Angeles were ecstatic when the world’s largest automaker sponsored a special private show with Grammy Award-winning artist Ricky Martin,
TORRANCE, Calif. – March. 20, 2015 – Lexus will introduce the all-new 2016 RX
Filed under: Government/Legal , Buick , Cadillac , Chrysler , Ford , GM , Jeep , Lexus , Lincoln , Toyota Trademark filings are the tea leaves of the auto industry. Read them carefully – and interpret them correctly – and you might be previewing an automaker’s future product plans. Here’s a list of 10 we want to see go from paperwork to production reality. Continue reading Bring back the Bronco! Trademarks we hope are actually (someday) future car names Bring back the Bronco! Trademarks we hope are actually (someday) future car names originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 17 Mar 2015 12:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
TOKYO, March 18, 2015 — Around the world, some of the most vibrant musical performances take place on street corners. To celebrate some of the world’s best buskers, Toyota Motor Corporation is launching a global street music initiative called “Feeling the Street” ( www.feelingthestreet.com ).
TORRANCE, Calif., March 18, 2015 – One look at Scion won’t be enough for guests attending the New York International Auto Show.
MONTGOMERY, Ala., March 16, 2015