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Hybrid Topper

Booming North American demand pushed cumulative sales of hybrid vehicles at Toyota Motor Corp. past the 2 million-unit mark last month. As of Aug. 9, Toyota sold 2.017 million hybrid[…]

Smart Solution for Floor Mats?

  Automakers around the world (Including Toyota) are designing an unusual method to reduce the chances of unintended acceleration from something like a floor mat getting tangled up with the[…]

New Electric Car Revealed

The FT-EV II is a compact Electric Vehicle designed for short distances, and it is based on the idea of a future mobility society in which EVs are common.[…]

Recall Plans

Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. is instructing dealers to attach floor mats to seat frames on the driver’s side of select vehicles with self-locking wire ties to prevent the mats[…]

Battery Production Change

Toyota Motor Corporation’s Japanese customers wait eight months to buy a Prius hybrid car, may avoid longer delays in the future thanks to Panasonic Corporation’s pending takeover of Sanyo[…]

CEO switch

  In June of 2009, Toyota looked to the past when naming a new CEO – Akio Toyoda. If the last name of Akio Toyoda seems oddly close to Toyota,[…]

Car Recall

Toyota Motor Corp. said Tuesday it will recall 3.8 million vehicles in the United States, the company’s largest-ever U.S. recall, to address the problem with the removable floor mat that[…]

Science Teacher Grants

The Toyota TAPESTRY Grants for Science Teachers program, one of the largest science teacher grant programs in the nation, is now accepting entries for the 2009-2010 competition. Sponsored by Toyota[…]

2 Million Hybrids sold

Booming North American demand pushed cumulative sales of hybrid vehicles at Toyota Motor Corp. past the 2 million-unit mark last month as the Japanese automaker marched closer to its goal[…]

New Alcohol DUI Mouthpiece

Toyota announced that it’s testing a mouthpiece-free breathalyzer to keep those with high alcohol levels off the road. Similar to Volvo’s drunk driving tool, drivers blow into the handheld device,[…]

Car Shortage: What Dealers are Doing

  Inventories of the most popular car models being sold under the Cash for Clunkers government incentive program are running low as the end of the program just passed in[…]

Cash for Clunkers: Just another headache…

As of Aug. 13, car dealerships had not been paid by the government for any Cash for Clunker sales yet, which many Managers believe is due to a lack of[…]

New Scion Products

Currently Toyota’s mass-produced luxury brand is suffering a 34.1% sales drop compared to the same time last year and is worse off than its main competitors Mercedes and BMW[…]

Prius Shortage

The Toyota Prius shortage has put the hybrid car on back-order for months. For many reasons, Toyota is cutting back on car production, which is especially frustrating for the people[…]

Cash for Clunkers: a Good idea or a Clunker itself?

The new ‘Cash for Clunkers’ plan was a big hit when it opened a week ago Friday. Cash for Clunkers was the #1 search word on Google. But it was[…]

New Scion Products

Currently Toyota’s mass-produced luxury brand is suffering a 34.1% sales drop compared to the same time last year and is worse off than its main competitors Mercedes and BMW Toyota[…]

Yaris Hybrid?

Toyota announced that it currently has no plans to make a Yaris hybrid, stating that the hybrid system would be difficult to place in smaller cars and that since Yaris[…]

Toyota still #1

Toyota Motor Corp. just managed to retain the top spot in global auto sales for the first six months of this year, although it came under pressure from General Motors[…]

GM’s looks for the Future

GM has made many new changes to have a fresh comeback from its recent bankruptcy. Other then the Chairman change, GM has made many other changes. The number of[…]

Changes for the Future

The newly appointed Toyota team is here to make changes that will affect all Toyota dealers in the future. The changes are to make the dealers more successful in[…]

Cash For Guzzlers

Everyone is talking about the new “Cash for Guzzlers” plan. But, nobody seems to know all the details. Here is the run-down for the program: The Dealer registers for the[…]

Toyota and Honda Face-off

  Competition between Toyota Motor Corp and Honda Motor Co. in the hybrid vehicle market is intensifying, with Honda hoping to gnaw away at the dominance of Toyota’s Prius by[…]

New Changes to Chrysler

The new and improved Chrysler has made many new improvements to their company, including its name. The new name is Chrysler Group LLC. Some of the other many changes to[…]

New Safety Feature

Toyota has announced its new on-board telematics program called Safety Connect. The system comprises four major security features that include the following: Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) The ACN automatically calls the[…]

Parts Suppliers Cry for Help

The Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) and Motor Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) were lobbying for 8 to 10 billion in loan guarantees that they said were necessary for them to[…]

2009 Highlander

Toyota has made big statements with its hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs). Of, course, other manufacturers make hybrids, but no other brand is more associated with HEVs as Toyota, thanks to[…]

2010 Toyota Tundra

The 2009 Chevy Silverado, “America’s Best Truck” is getting a run for their money with the new Toyota Tundra on the market. The new Silverado has select improvements that give[…]

Double the Life of your Car

Vehicles are made to last a lot longer than one might imagine. What makes a difference between a rusty old clunker and a 20 year old car in showroom condition[…]

Toyota hosts a concert for residents

  Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announced that, as part of its social contribution activities, it will hold the 28th Toyota Lobby Concert on the first floor lobby of the Tokyo[…]

2010 Prius news

The New 2010 Prius is still honoring its name, as the new model has been more than 90 percent redesigned and combined with one of the best aerodynamic performances in[…]

Toyota Going Green

Acording to the Wall Street Journal, Toyota plans to have 100 eco-friendly dealerships across the country by 2011. The design of the dealership will be similar to the Lafontaine Automotive[…]

Is the Toyota Yaris Right For You?

If you want to know how the Toyota Yaris stacks up to similar subcompact cars like the Honda Fit or the Nissan Versa, the first thing you must consider is[…]

Return of the Toyota Supra

When the Toyota Supra ceased being sold at Toyota dealers in the U.S. in 1999, fans everywhere mourned the loss of the iconic sports car. Originally a longer wider Toyota[…]

Toyota Vehicles Earn Top Ratings in 2008

Toyota has yet again proven their commitment and dedication to creating highly efficient, environmentally friendly cars with excellent Toyota parts. In this year’s Green Book’s “The Best Of” list, published[…]

Toyota Reaches 1,000,000 Hybrid Car Sales

It’s no secret that the Toyota Prius is one of the hottest hybrid cars on the market today. Equipped with genuine Toyota parts and Toyota accessories, the Prius has become[…]

Parts Suppliers Running for Cover

On May 15, Chrysler began to notify 1,200 suppliers its plans to pay for claims that came before the filing for bankruptcy. In court, they disclosed a primary list of[…]

The Toyota Aygo Microcar

With 52.3 mpg and Co2 emissions of only 106g/km, the Toyota Aygo is one of Europe’s most popular “green” cars. Equipped with genuine Toyota parts, the tiny Aygo sells nearly[…]

Want a 2010 Toyota Prius For Less Then Ever?

The Toyota Prius, like every car equipped with genuine Toyota parts, offers reliability, safety, and reasonable prices. However, the new 2010 Toyota Prius I comes with a lower price tag[…]

The New Standard Features of the 2010 Toyota Sequoia

The all new 2010 Toyota Sequoia SR5 4 x 2 model will feature a new 4.6 liter i-FORCE V 8 engine. When compared to the previous engines this engine delivers[…]

Toyota’s Winning Weekend at Richmond

Can you believe that Kyle Busch? I have said it before but I will say it again, that kid can drive! The NASCAR racing at Richmond this weekend was action[…]

Overview Of The 2010 Camry

The new 2010 Camry and Camry Hybrid went on sale this month, after it’s unveiling at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this past January. The Camry has[…]

New Toyota Tech Blog

There is a new blog out there for all of us Toyota fans. The website is: toyotatech. They have stuff about the new engines that are coming, where you can[…]

How To Learn About Your State’s Lemon Laws

There is a web site out there that will give you all the info that you need to find out your rights if you are stuck with a lemon. Not[…]

Toyota’s Emerging History In Motorsports

There are several things that come to mind when you say Toyota and racing in the same sentence. Between their fairly new adventure with NASCAR’s superstar, Kyle Busch, and their[…]

Camry And Avalon 1997-1999 Front End Thumping Noise

Do you own a 1997-1999 Toyota Camry or Toyota Avalon and wonder what that noise is coming from the front suspension?

Installing New Brake Pads

Do Your Rear Toyota Brake Pads Need Changing?

Replacing your brake pads with genuine Toyota parts is

Where to Get Toyota Car Reviews

Want to get in-depth reviews and road tests for all of your favorite Toyota vehicles?

Toyota Overtakes GM to Become World’s Top Automaker

For the first time in 77 years General Motors can no longer claim to be the world’s largest automaker. That title now belongs to Toyota who outsold GM by over 600,000 vehicles during the 2008 fiscal year.

Introducing the New Toyota Venza

It’s a car…it’s an SUV…no, it’s a Toyota Venza!