The all new Toyota Yaris is set to hit dealership lots like Motorcars Toyota in Cleveland Heights in a matter of weeks. That 2011 model will look almost identical to the previous 2010 variant. But a 2012 redesign is on the way. One online source has caught a possible first look at Yaris 2012.
Direct from Car Advice, these new pictures come from a Japanese brochure. "The new Toyota "Vitz" is likely to be a
Toyota is looking to use carbon fiber in the production of vehicle chassis. This will cut down on weight in some of their future high performance vehicles, such as the possible FT-86 concept. Here's more from the official press release:
Toray Industries Inc. (Tokyo, Japan) announced that it will start supplying Toyota Motor Corp. (TMC) and Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (FHI) with carbon fiber for car bodies later this year-the first use of carbon
The Southern Indiana region is about to see an expansion at one of their larger auto facilities, making way for more US-based jobs. The New Albany assembly line is hoping to produce 30 more jobs for the area. It's not much, but in this economy every bit helps.
The plant will create and supply parts for the upcoming Toyota Camry model, and all 30 position will be filled before a 2013 deadline.
When it comes to Toyota's all new Highlander, there really can be only one! That's right Japanese SUV fans - the long wait is over as Toyota officially unveils their 2011 Highlander face lift to the world.
The new Highlander looks a bit larger and longer than it's older counterparts. Highlander does take up a few more centimeters of the driveway, but out on the street it's a dream to drive - smooth?
The 2011 Toyota Venza redefines versatility by uniquely blending the styling and comfort of a passenger car with the flexibility of a sport utility vehicle (SUV). The Venza is offered with four-cylinder and V6 powertrains and available all-wheel drive.
Toyota designed the Venza to appeal to an emerging section of the market that prioritizes bold, innovative design, and excellent handling but still requires outstanding roominess and utility. Venza offers all of those qualities, along with?
Toyota has streamlined the Tundra full-size pickup truck line for 2011, focusing on the 28 most in-demand configurations. In addition, the Tundra's base 4.0-liter V6 engine gains Dual Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) for 2011, increasing power and performance. The 310-hp 4.6-liter and 381-hp 5.7-liter V8's continue across the Tundra line.
Tundra's comprehensive suite of towing equipment gains standard Trailer Sway Control for all 2011 models. This feature?
The Toyota Prius is the world's best selling and most quiet hybrid car. When the electric engine takes over control of the vehicle, you almost can't even hear it pass by. Well, this has been quite an issue in some areas, especially those with high pedestrian and bicycle traffic.
Several accidents over the years involving a collision between hybrid cars and those on foot or pedaling has raised concerns that the Toyota Pius?
The hybrid car race is on - but the finished line is no checkered flag. It's an attempt to make the longest lasting, most fuel efficient and affordable gas-electric cars on the road in The United States of America.
Toyota has quickly risen to be the most well known hybrid car maker with their 10-Year old (and still running strong) Prius sedan. But even with so many driving off in a new or pre-owned Prius?