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  1. Toyota Plans $4.2 Billion Share Sale for Fuel-Cell Car R&DRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The automaker will sell as many as 150 million "Model AA" shares, named after its first passenger car, it said Tuesday in a filing to Japan's Finance Ministry and on its website. The shares will be sold for at least a 20 percent premium over common stock, and the funds will be used for research and development, including work on fuel-cell cars, Toyota said.


  2. Slide Show: You could own Paul Walker's 'Fast and Furious' SupraRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    In May, fans of the "Fast & Furious" franchise will have the opportunity to buy one of the most legendary cars from the series: the 1993 Toyota Supra driven by the late Paul Walker's character Brian O'Conner. Even those who don't count themselves fans will likely remember the drag race between the Supra driven by Walker's character and the black Dodge Charger driven by Vin Diesel's character Dom Toretto, with the two cars racing toward a railroad crossing in an attempt to beat an oncoming train.


  3. Last ever Camry rolls off the line at Toyota's Altona plantRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Toyota has begun its long goodbye from manufacturing in Australia, unveiling the last car to be built at its Altona plant before the company winds up local operations in 2017. Hundreds of workers looked on as the curtain was lifted on the latest Camry model during a ceremony at the assembly line on Tuesday.


  4. Toyota Camry facelift starts OZ production, ends 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Production of facelifted Toyota Camry has officially begun in Australia at the Altona plant in Melbourne. The locally-built D-segment sedan takes after the US-market version and hence gets the more comprehensive and sportier American revamp unveiled in New York last year, rather than the supposedly classier global facelift that we received at the beginning of the month .


  5. Lexus updates ES saloonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    While some people may find Lexus's spindle grille design a tad too aggressive, others find it quite appealing. That's why Toyota's upscale nameplate has decided to give such a shape to the ES saloon, which has just reached midlife.


  6. Toyota Defective Sienna Oil Cooler Hose failureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CNN

    The oil cooler system on my 2007 Toyota Sienna was designed with rubber hoses that are held on to the metal pipes with squeeze clamps. These rubber hoses will fail with no warning and cause a catastrophic engine failure within minutes.


  7. Tioga Downs approaches 2015 kickoffRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... season-long Horseplay Car Giveaway, where fans can earn entries all season for the chance to drive home in a new 2015 Toyota Corolla on closing night, Saturday, September 12. Top pacers headline a blockbuster August 23 program, with the Roll With ...


  8. 2015 GMC Canyon 2.5L Automatic 4 -4 Tested: An Okay Truck in Search of Two More CylindersRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    ... great, until you consider the Canyon's (and the identically rated Colorado 's) decade-old competitive set. (A new Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier are on the way, however-as well as a second-generation Honda Ridgeline .) And things decline from ...


  9. Aust, France boost counter-terror effortRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... have another appeal heard before their execution. We explain what's happening. TODAY, production starts on the new Toyota Camry. But this isn't just like any other car. It will be the last one made in Australia. AUSTRALIA and France will share more ...


  10. 2015 GMC CanyonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

    ... a generous options list. In a Driven review of the Chevrolet Colorado and the Canyon we noted, "In comparison to the Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier, however, well, there is no comparison -- the Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon are far superior." ...


  11. 'Earthquake tourism': Visitors take selfies amid Nepal carnageRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... have another appeal heard before their execution. We explain what's happening. TODAY, production starts on the new Toyota Camry. But this isn't just like any other car. It will be the last one made in Australia. TREASURER Joe Hockey has taken a ...


  12. 18 of the coolest, weirdest, and most important electric cars of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ITworld

    ... a gen 2 in 1999, and it remained in production until 2003. Perhaps the bellwether when it comes to hybrid cars, Toyota introduced its Prius line in 1997. The Prius was the world's first hybrid car produced on a massive scale and is still popular ...


  13. Dear Tesla and Prius owners, enough with the sanctimonious license platesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CNET

    ... set to make a big announcement about batteries , perhaps expanding its reach beyond its automotive microclimate. And Toyota last week began trying to build momentum for its hydrogen-fuel car, the Mirai, with a new campaign called Fueled by Bulls***. ...


  14. Uber improves the taxi experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    ... a larger vehicle that holds six, and that was about 20 percent more expensive. In most cases, the XL vehicles were a Toyota Highlander, Chevy SUV or Toyota Sequoia. In every instance the vehicles were late models in pristine condition, inside and ...


  15. Review and test drive: 2015 Toyota PriusRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Just before I sat down to write this review of the 2015 Toyota Prius , I got what little hair that remains on my head cut. Sylvia, the woman who has been chopping my noggin for years, is in the market for a new car.


  16. Toyota Prius: You've come a long way (hybrid) babyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The first Toyota Prius arrived here for the 2001 model year. A less-powerful version had already been on sale for several years in Japan.


  17. Is now the time to buy an electric or hybrid car? Best cars exploredRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    ... Zoe wins it, but for range and power the Kia Soul EV comes out on top. Hybrids have been around for years with the Toyota Prius leading the way with its dual-drive system. These are now more common than ever with Uber drivers using Prius as the car ...


  18. Despite Quick Charging, Toyota Exec Says Electric Cars Won't Work For Long RangesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

    Through numerous ads and statements from its executives, the carmaker has repeatedly criticized the short ranges and long charging times of battery-electric vehicles. Instead, Toyota suggests that hybrids--in which it leads the industry--and its upcoming 2016 Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car will jointly be the right way to cut energy use.


  19. China sticking to its guns on EVs for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Autoblog

    ... major support to plug-ins at the moment, and its forcing the auto industry to play along. According to Bloomberg , Toyota, Volkswagen, Hyundai, and BMW are all launching dedicated EV brands with their joint venture partners , and as many as 40 ...


  20. End of the line for Toyota CamryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    ... relaunch of their Beats Music, set for June. THE first example of the last car to be made in Australia will go down Toyota's production line in the Melbourne suburb of Altona today. The official sign-off ceremony for the new Toyota Camry comes ...