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  1. Toyota Prius hybrid car trial leaves school run mum 'transformed'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Fleet News and Mail

    A mother from Fleet has thrown herself into a campaign to increase the use of hybrid cars, after her school run was transformed while using one in a trial. Tanya Barrow, from Kings Road, "reluctantly" handed back her Toyata Prius Plug-in after two months of taking part in the government's Go Ultra Low campaign, which saw the weekly cost of her 60-mile-a-day school drive drop from A 150 to just over A 20. The author of the Mummy Barrow blog was one of five UK bloggers on motherhood given either a hybrid or a purely electric vehicle to test this summer.

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  2. Electric car sales stall as buyers back away from hybridsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | SiliconValley.com

    ... the whole electric drive vehicle market." The slowdown in traditional hybrid sales comes despite the success of the Toyota Prius -- the best-selling car in California last year -- and manufacturers' continuing efforts to introduce more hybrid ...

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  3. Get ready for car software updatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... devices. Dozens of microprocessors control your steering, acceleration and more. It's gotten to the point that Toyota engineers joke they only slap on wheels to keep the computer from scraping the ground. The next generation fleet is made of ...

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  4. US auto sales rise in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Jamaica Observer

    ... And Ford's Fusion also did well, with sales up nearly 20 per cent. Accord sales were so high that it again unseated Toyota's midsize Camry as the top-selling car in the US for the month. Camry sales fell 1.5 per cent to just over 44,000. Caldwell ...

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  5. Hudson Toyota Launches Release of New 2015 Toyota CamryRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | PRWeb

    Hudson Toyota is proud to announce the launch of the all-new 2015 Camry now available at the dealership. Toyota is making a big statement with the release of the new Camry by attempting to overcome the stale stereotype of bland sedans and blasted it into the future with the all-new 2015 Camry.

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  6. Ram EcoDiesel 1500 Tops Consumer Reports Full-Size Pickup Truck RatingsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... improvements make the Ram a particularly well-rounded choice for most consumers. In other tests, the redesigned Toyota Highlanders' impressive performance earned it the top spot in Consumer Reports midsized SUV ratings. Consumer Reports engineers ...

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  7. Ford's $200 test drive throwdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | NEWS.com.au

    ... cashed-in on the offer because the promotion has only been running for a few days. The first advertisement shows a Toyota HiLux, Australia's top-selling heavy-duty ute for more than 30 years, before a spokeswoman offers viewers $200 if they buy a ...

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  8. Free Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Installed for Public Use ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Point Reyes National Seashore

    ... on various buildings throughout the Seashore. The Park also has 8 alternative fuel vehicles in its fleet, including 5 Toyota RAV4 all-electric vehicles. By "adopting" a charger, the Transportation Authority of Marin Measure B Fund, County of Marin ...

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  9. Commercial vehicle sales set August recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... 13,000 units above 2012," he said. The Ford Ranger was the most popular new vehicle sold last month, followed by the Toyota Corolla and the Toyota Hilux. "The strong New Zealand dollar and healthy economic confidence, combined with competitive ...

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  10. New vehicle sales surge in August, heading for annual recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | NBR Newsroom

    ... returning sales to above pre-financial (crisis) levels," MIA chief executive David Crawford said. Aichi, Japan-based Toyota Motor Co was the top selling brand in August, with an 18 percent share of sales, followed by Michigan, US-based Ford Motor Co ...

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  11. Hyundai gives Sonata a makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... Although the Alabama-built sedan has been a hit with buyers, it hasn't come close to knocking off the class-leading Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Nissan Altima and Ford Fusion. Physically, the recently arrived seventh-generation Sonata is toned-down ...

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  12. How Can Toyota Retain Its Lead Over Volkswagen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Forbes.com

    The gap between Toyota Motor Corp and Volkswagen AG as the head of world's largest automakers by number of unit sales is slowly narrowing.

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  13. 2014 Toyota Prius Real-World Cargo SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | KickingTires

    Compared to its midsize sedan hybrid competitors, the Toyota Prius hatchback's cargo space is a winner with 21.6 cubic feet of cargo space behind the folding backseat, a feature some sedans lose in their transformation to a hybrid.

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  14. IDTechEx: Electric Vehicles Need Magic of GrapheneRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Hispanic Business

    ... supercapacitors open the electric bus doors in an emergency and are back-up for the regenerative braking on the Toyota Prius, the best-selling hybrid car in the world. The inverter/motor controller in an electric vehicle takes significant space and ...

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  15. Henry Payne: Battle of the Three-bangers: '14 Ford Fiesta vs. '95 Geo MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | The Detroit News

    ... mind another three-banger idol from last century, the Geo Metro. GM's Metro wowed us with 47 mpg numbers long before Toyota gave birth to the Prius - or the 3-cylinder Fiesta took Europe by storm. Though discontinued before the Millennium, the ...

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  16. Battle of the Three-bangers: '14 Ford Fiesta vs. '95 Geo MetroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Detroit News

    ... mind another three-banger idol from last century, the Geo Metro. GM's Metro wowed us with 47 mpg numbers long before Toyota gave birth to the Prius - or the 3-cylinder Fiesta took Europe by storm. Though discontinued before the Millennium, the Metro ...

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  17. Check out the road testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Consumer Reports

    ... inous 62.5 cubic feet of cargo volume in the Suburban and 47.5 in the Tahoe. For comparison, the cargo volume for the Toyota Highlander is 40.5,and it can tow up to 5,000 pounds. The Suburban and Tahoe were redesigned for 2015, with plusher ...

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  18. Hyundai's top SUV is making sales gainsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... that is transferrable to the next buyer. With 290 horsepower from its V-6, the boasts more horsepower than the Toyota Highlander with 270-horse V-6 and the 250-horsepower Honda Pilot. Plus, even the base comes standard with modern, light-emitting ...

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  19. Is your vehicle vintage,classic or just old?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Daily Monitor

    ... 20 or more years from now, a Range Rover Evoque or Mercedes Benz made in 2012 would be considered classics while the Toyota Ipsums and Harriers would be, just old. Toyota's classic cars, in essence, are the Land Cruiser brands. A 2012 Land Cruiser ...

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  20. Terry Dickson: Car parking says so much about us -- and about the ChineseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... going to have to get out, walk around the car and back it off my foot." I came away grateful for a couple of things: Toyota makes a very light car, and Kiwi makes a fine shoe polish. Those are the shoes I wear to court and other people's church. ...

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