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  1. California Focus: How the energy companies played their game of hydro and seekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    The mid-January announcement from the chief executive of Toyota Motor North America about his company's new hydrogen-powered Mirai luxury car received almost no attention outside a few trade newsletters. "We have asked not to make deliveries until we have a station open ," Jim Lentz said on the sidelines of an automotive show in Detroit.

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  2. Best Small SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WKBT

    ... in snow. Consumer Reports put three of the most popular small SUVs to the test-the Honda CR-V, Subaru Forester, and Toyota RAV 4. All were equipped with their standard all-season tires. The first test: Accelerating from 0 to 60. There was a ...

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  3. Japanese spearhead fuel-cell comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Iol.co.za

    ... contained in dual tanks made of a composite material and located where the fuel tank of a conventional car would be. Toyota has been selling fuel-cell cars for around six months. Its model name Mirai, which is Japanese for "future," reflects the ...

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  4. Three reasons to never buy a new carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... of mind. Additionally, if you're financing, banks usually offer lower interest rates on newer cars. For example, Toyota sometimes runs a 0% financing promotion (or financing as low as 1.9%) on new models for well-qualified buyers. But while there ...

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  5. Steal this Idea: Toyota's secret to innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | CIO

    ... into action. The Innovation Fair helps turn internal ideas into reality. It's a one-day event where teams across Toyota create prototypes and compete to solve existing challenges for awards, prizes and funding. This concept started in 2007 as a ...

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  6. Ford plans to double Mexico vehicle production, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Automotive News

    ... year, Among the vehicles produced at the Mexican plants would be a hybrid vehicle aimed at competing with the popular Toyota Prius, the Journal said. Automotive News reported in August that Ford was developing a Prius fighter, codenamed C240, to be ...

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  7. Here Are the Best (and Worst) Super Bowl 2016 CommercialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Wired

    ... of these sporting events seems the least bit surprised that they're cheering next to a pile of clay innards. So, this Toyota Prius commercial, which also might be tapping into the current OJ

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  8. Super Bowl 50 Commercial Impact For Car Brand AdvertisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Auto Channel

    ... and socks, and the Hyundai Genesis spiked in consumer traffic, gaining 496 percent and 400 percent, respectively. The Toyota Prius was up 313 percent and was the third most visited model on KBB.com, in terms of volume among all Big Game advertisers. ...

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  9. Pickup Battle Royale on the horizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AutoWeek

    ... it took several months to prep two assembly plants for the F-150's groundbreaking switch to aluminum. The Ram and the Toyota Tundra ceded market share, too, while the GMC Sierra slipped 0.1 percentage point. Last year also was the first time in six ...

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  10. Super Bowl Advertisers Mini and Acura NSX See Biggest Traffic Spikes on Edmunds.comRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Freshnews

    ... traffic peaked at 962 percent of its typical Sunday levels immediately after its ad aired in the third quarter. -- Toyota Prius delivered a strong ROI, especially considering its reputation as a popular and established model for shoppers on ...

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  11. Toyota Prius: Super Bowl 50 - The Longest ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including Toyota's Super Bowl spot for the Prius was a hilarious romp of a car chase centered around four bungling bank robbers who end up with a Prius as their getaway vehicle.

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  12. Toyota Q3 earnings hit by N.A. incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Automotive News

    North America emerged as the only growth market for Toyota Motor Corp. in the latest quarter, but rising incentives and foreign-exchange losses drove down regional profits and helped send global operating income 5.3 percent lower during the period. North American sales advanced 2.2 percent from a year earlier to 728,000 vehicles in the company's fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31. The modest increase contrasted with declines elsewhere.

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  13. Dual-sourcing dilemma hits Japan againRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Automotive News

    In 2011, Japan's auto industry was knocked offline for months because of a lack of semiconductors made at a plant damaged during the deadly earthquake and tsunami. Toyota Motor Corp. is suspending production on all assembly lines in Japan this week because an explosion at a steel plant torpedoed the supply of steel used in engines, transmissions and chassis systems.

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  14. Chicago auto show previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Automotive News

    Chicago is the "city of broad shoulders," so what better place than the Chicago Auto Show to launch big and rugged vehicles? Expected this week at the show are an updated Ram heavy-duty pickup, a freshened Hyundai Santa Fe crossover, a special-edition Ford Explorer Sport crossover and a new version of the Toyota Tacoma midsize pickup. Nissan may unveil a redesigned Armada SUV.

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  15. Countering Chevy's Silverado surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Automotive News

    ... it took several months to prep two assembly plants for the F-150's groundbreaking switch to aluminum. The Ram and the Toyota Tundra ceded market share, too, while the GMC Sierra slipped 0.1 percentage point. Last year also was the first time in six ...

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  16. Toyota's youth brand fulfilled its purpose, if not its potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Automotive News

    Scion Vice President Andrew Gilleland introduces the CH-R concept in November at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The closure of Scion spares Toyota a confusing custody battle between brands over the compact crossover.

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  17. Volume sellers they are not, but two-door cars keep comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Automotive News

    Toyota President and CEO Akio Toyoda did the honors when the Lexus LC 500 coupe debuted in January in Detroit. The watchers of the auto industry will point out that two-doors -- whether they are coupe hardtops or two-door convertibles -- are not at the top of the American shopping list.

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  18. Toyota's fuel-thrifty Prius family may decrease as the automaker ponders strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Automotive News

    Since 2011, the regular Prius liftback has accounted for two-thirds of U.S. sales by Toyota's Prius family. Regular Prius liftback: 657,245 Prius C: 156,766 Prius V: 143,212 Plug-in Hybrid: 42,293 Total: 999,516 In early 2011, as Toyota was set to spread the Prius name to the subcompact C, the V station wagon and a plug-in hybrid, the automaker issued a bold prediction: the Prius family of vehicles would be Toyota's best-selling nameplate in the U.S. by the end of the decade.

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  19. Toyota brings 2016 Tacoma to Denver Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    During yesterday's Press Day at the Denver Auto Show , Paul Cavanaugh gave the assembled media a quick pitch for the refreshed, third-generation 2016 Toyota Tacoma. If you haven't noticed, the Tacoma is by no means midsize - it is now a full size pickup with high-grade capabilities and some dandy new features to boot.

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  20. The Fifth Rocky Mountain Driving Experience beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... some mildly challenging off-road driving. Mind you these are the kind of roads you don't take just any car into. The Toyota 4Runner TRD PRO This is something of a prototype, if I understood the rep correctly, but a tribute to Toyota's off-road ...

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