Lexus Rumbles Into Detroit With Sporty Disposition at 2015 North American International Auto Show Exhibit
DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2015 – Lexus is rumbling into Detroit with an exhibit at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) that shows its sporty disposition. The luxury vehicle manufacturer will showcase the new, much-anticipated GS F performance sedan, which joins the brand’s expanded lineup of models on display at Detroit’s Cobo Center. Visitors will see how Lexus is extending into greater integration of innovative technology, emotional exterior designs and engaging driving dynamics and performance into every model.
Filed under: Toyota , Japan , Sedan The Crown was Toyota’s first export to the US, to Europe and to Africa, and this year the company’s oldest nameplate marks its 60th anniversary. Continue reading Toyota Crown celebrates 60 years Toyota Crown celebrates 60 years originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Filed under: Earnings/Financials , Audi , BMW , Porsche , Toyota , Car Dealers , China , Luxury Reuters reports that BMW has agreed to pay its Chinese dealers 5.1 billion yuan ($820 million) to help them overcome huge inventories and poor profits last year. Audi and Daimler have are also subsidizing Chinese dealers with hundreds of millions of dollars as the local auto market slows down. Continue reading Automakers paying Chinese dealers for lower-than-expected sales Automakers paying Chinese dealers for lower-than-expected sales originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2015 – Scion is using technology in its exhibit at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) to engage with young consumers about its exciting lineup of youth-oriented vehicles.
ERLANGER, Ky. (Jan. 9, 2015)
ERLANGER, Ky. (January 9, 2015) – After roughly three decades of delivering products with the highest safety, quality, design and value, Toyota North America marks a historic record with 1,985,501 vehicles produced in 2014, a 7 percent increase. In addition, Toyota built a record 1,909,848 engines, an 11 percent increase from 2013. Stronger demand was driven in part by the redesigned Camry, Corolla, Highlander and RAV4 models.
Filed under: Design/Style , Weird Car News , Chevrolet , GM , Toyota , Coupe , Truck , Classics , Performance , Specialty A new Toyota Tacoma for 2016 will debut in Detroit; we drive a jet-powered Corvette and find spy shots of a mid-engine ‘Vette undergoing testing. Read all that and more in this daily recap of automotive news from Thursday, January 8, 2015. Continue reading What you missed on 1.8.15 What you missed on 1.8.15 originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 08 Jan 2015 19:40:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Filed under: Earnings/Financials , Chrysler , Ford , GM , Lexus , Toyota , Canada The Canadian auto market was hot in 2014 and posted recorded sales. Leader among them for the fifth straight year was Ford, but the Blue Oval nearly lost its sales crown. A rally from FCA put it within about 2,000 units of being the biggest automaker in the Great White North. Continue reading Ford barely edges surging Chrysler for Canadian sales crown in best year ever Ford barely edges surging Chrysler for Canadian sales crown in best year ever originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink
Toyota Tacoma takes to the stage at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit at 12:50 p.m. ET, Jan. 12. Watch at https://new.livestream.com/Toyota/Detroit2015 . For more information, check out www.toyota.com/upcoming-vehicles/tacoma .
Filed under: Detroit Auto Show , Toyota , Truck Here’s your first full look at the 2016 Toyota Tacoma. The midsize pickup will make is official debut at the Detroit Auto Show, next week, and while no official information has been released just yet, these first shots give us a pretty good idea of what to expect. Continue reading 2016 Toyota Tacoma shows its face ahead of Detroit debut 2016 Toyota Tacoma shows its face ahead of Detroit debut originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 07 Jan 2015 21:48:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds . Permalink