Toyota Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. 2017 Hyundai Ioniq: Dark-Horse Competitor For Prius AND Bolt EV?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | GreenCarReports

    The new 2016 Toyota Prius is now arriving at dealers all over the country, and while gas prices--and hence hybrid sales--are down, it's expected to boost sales of the quintessential hybrid, now ranked at 52 or 56 mpg combined. Meanwhile, anticipation is building over the first deliveries of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV, the 200-mile electric car starting at $37,500, which could hit dealers as early as this December.

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  2. Rock on! Toyota Prius' Super Bowl commercial will drive you wildRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | IVillage

    Folks of the suburbs who are driving an eco-sensitive vehicle, pay attention: You now have your clarion call to coolness. In the car brand's fun, vibrant ad set to air during Super Bowl 50, Toyota unveils Todd, a 9-to-5 guy who just loves singing about his red Prius.

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  3. Toyota considers narrowing down the Prius familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | INAUTONEWS

    The demand for the Prius family is not at Toyota's desirable levels for the present and the automaker ponders on the idea to shrink the line-up for the US market. Toyota had a daring plan 5 year ago, aiming to push its environmentally friendly Prius to become the best-selling model within the automaker's line-up.

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  4. The 2011 Toyota Avalon is an unequaled highway starRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... center on emissions, but makes up for its average green rating with 20-mpg in town and 29-mpg on the open road. The Toyota Avalon has received high safety ratings for years and was a top pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety in 2010. If ...

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  5. Toyota Decides To Kill The Scion BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Echo

    ... grew up playing Gran Turismo, like myself. Included in this mix for the U.S.is the iA sedan, which is marketed as the Toyota Yaris Sedan here in Canada. Toyota used Scion to test efforts to attract more young buyers, at a time when some core Toyota ...

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  6. Adblock Fast, ad blocker for Samsung's Android browser, pulled from Google PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Echo

    ... Aedes Aegypti mosquito is thought to be the primary transmitter of the virus, which thrives in hot and humid areas. Toyota Decides To Kill The Scion Brand "While this is a major change for Scion and its dealers, the impact on residual values for ...

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  7. Audi Rockets to Super Bowl with Apollo Astronaut-Themed AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | SPACE.com

    ... first car company to draw inspiration from space for its Big Game commercials. In 2013 during Super Bowl XLVII (47), Toyota aired an ad featuring footage of its Tundra truck towing space shuttle Endeavour through the streets of Los Angeles, on its ...

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  8. What's cool? Scion sets out to find outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Automotive News

    Why call it Scion? If you were trying to be enigmatic and clever, why not call it Booger? Can't you just see a kid saying, "Yeah, that's my green Booger over there." We tested more than 300 names, both among our younger Toyota trainees and also in formal market research.

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  9. Scionara Scionistas! Toyota Kills DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MediaPost

    Scion was launched in 2003 ostensibly as a laboratory to explore new dealership models and vehicle customizing where sharp angled cars were tabula rasa for car customizers. Toyota announced on Wednesday that the business is folding its tents and rolling over to the Toyota, with cars like the new iM, and FRA becoming Toyotas.

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  10. Toyota to scrap Scion brand, keep the carsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Automotive News

    Toyota is pulling the plug on Scion, the funky upstart brand it launched in 2002 to appeal to the finicky younger buyers it was struggling to connect with on its own. The end will come quickly -- and just months after the launch of two vehicles that were seen as critical to reviving the brand.

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  11. 2016 Nissan Sentra First Drive ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Motor Trend

    ... not much different from four 2014 Corollas with CVTs we've tested that made the run in 9.2-9.7 seconds. And like the Toyota Corolla 's CVT, the Nissan Sentra 's transmission is designed to mimic a conventional, stepped automatic. Even that approach ...

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  12. Toyota to suspend Japan output for 6 days as steel parts run lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Automotive News

    Toyota Motor Corp. will suspend production at all assembly lines in Japan for six days this month due to a parts shortage, hitting exports of such cars as Lexus luxury vehicles. The shutdown comes after a Jan. 8 explosion at a steel factory in Japan torpedoed supply of steel used in such parts as engines, transmissions and chassis systems, Toyota said.

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  13. Toyota stays top-selling automaker for fourth year as VW retreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Automotive News

    Toyota Motor Corp. stayed the world's top-selling automaker for the fourth straight year and was the only company to deliver more than 10 million vehicles in 2015 as Volkswagen Group fell back amid its emissions scandal. Global sales for Toyota, including its Hino Motors and Daihatsu Motor units, fell 0.8 percent to 10.15 million vehicles last year, according to a company statement .

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  14. ToyotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Automotive News

    Toyota is pulling the plug on Scion, the funky upstart brand it launched in 2002 to appeal to the finicky younger buyers it was struggling to connect with on its own.... Read More >> More and more Porsche, Bentley and Rolls-Royce cars are appearing on Russian roads as wealthy buyers take advantage of a weak ruble that means luxury cars are considerably cheaper in Russia than in the U.S.... Read More >> Japanese failures in the United States are rare, but there have been a few.

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  15. For small store, data makes big differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Automotive News

    ... the problem. "By comparison, under our new approach, Bobby and I went to auction last week and bought a 2014 Toyota FJ Cruiser at almost its original sticker price. But we sold it in four days." The reason it turned so quickly, he says, is because ...

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  16. I recently bought a 1992 Toyota Land Cruiser 4x4. Currently, it's...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Field & Stream

    ... Camo Bow or a TenPoint Shadow Ultra-Lite Crossbow Package! Click here for official rules. I recently bought a 1992 Toyota Land Cruiser 4x4. Currently, it's pretty stock. I want to start modifying it, and adding features here and there. My goal is to ...

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  17. Scions join Toyota lineup, fail to catch on with youthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | San Jose Mercury News

    Scion was formed in 2003 to court Generation X buyers, who didn't like their parents' brands and didn't trust traditional marketing, says Bob Carter, Toyota Motor's senior vice president of U.S. operations. It was known for its funky designs, such as the boxy xB, and was the brand Toyota used when it wanted to experiment with new kinds of marketing, such as pop-up test drives or no-haggle pricing.

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  18. Reliable station wagon - model suggestions?Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Geekzone

    ... looking to purchase in the immediate future) a station wagon (used - can't afford new) to replace our current car (Toyota Altezza). However, I'm struggling to find something which ticks all my boxes, namely: - not a boring cabin (i.e. most of ...

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  19. January 2016 Body-On-Frame SUV SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Four Wheeler

    ... after month. Now in its ninth model year, the current Jeep Wrangler sales machine shows no signs of slowing down. Toyota 4Runner - 7,496, up 8 percent One of the few bright spots in January 2016's traditional-SUV sales was the Toyota 4Runner. The ...

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  20. Border Patrol foils two smuggling teams in North CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    The first incident occurred on Interstate 15 near Fallbrook. Agents stopped and questioned the driver of a 2009 Toyota Tacoma pickup.

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