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Coronavirus stops rav4 and Lexus RX assembly
Coronavirus stops rav4 and Lexus RX assembly

At 3 Canadian Toyota plants, new cases of coronavirus infection were recorded, including at one of the suppliers and among workers of assembly plants. The auto manufacturer has decided to suspend production of the Toyota RAV4 and Lexus RX. Assembly is expected to resume in May 2021. Toyota has announced 8 confirmed cases of COVID-19… More

What does hydrogen sound like?
What does hydrogen sound like?

Toyota announced last week that it was testing a hydrogen combustion engine. The experimental ICE is installed on the Corolla Sport hatchback and will be tested in the harsh conditions of the Super Taikyu Series 2021 Powered by Hankook marathon races. But even before the start of the competition, the company posted a video on… More

Lexus and Toyota build “self-propelled” crossovers
Lexus and Toyota build “self-propelled” crossovers

Toyota on Wednesday announced a $ 803 million investment to support the production of two new crossovers at its Princeton, Indiana plant, one of which will be Lexus. The new investment is expected to create about 1,400 jobs at the plant and even more at suppliers. Both crossovers will be large three-row models aimed at… More

The first hydrogen car in history was Corolla?
The first hydrogen car in history was Corolla?

Toyota Motor presented the first hydrogen-powered racing car based on the Corolla Sport. The car will take part in the Super Taikyu Series 2021 24-hour endurance race from May 21 to 23 at Fuji Speedway. When people say “hydrogen car”, they usually mean a fuel cell engine, in which hydrogen is converted by an electrochemical… More

Toyota Sienna will get closer to nature
Toyota Sienna will get closer to nature

The “fourth” Toyota Sienna, which debuted in the US a year ago, has acquired the first Woodland Special Edition. It will go on sale in the fall to show that the eight-seater minivan is ready for “outdoor adventures.” To do this, there is a plug-in four-wheel drive, increased ground clearance, 18-inch wheels, roof rails with… More

Toyota breaks sales record
Toyota breaks sales record

Toyota Motor’s global sales in March 2021 hit an all-time high (in a one-month cut). The message published on April 28 says that in March the company sold 982,912 new cars worldwide, which is 44% more than in March 2020. At the same time, during the reporting month, Toyota produced 843,393 cars, which is 32%… More

Hybrid Toyotas Move to Europe
Hybrid Toyotas Move to Europe

The Japanese company will begin assembling hybrid and all-electric models in Europe. Toyota already sells plug-in hybrid models in Europe, including the Japanese-made RAV 4 SUV. As a result, the automaker has decided to launch local production of plug-in hybrid models in Europe, and the brand may also start producing all-electric vehicles as the company… More

“Wolf in sheep’s clothing”: Toyota Prius turned into a hunting machine
“Wolf in sheep’s clothing”: Toyota Prius turned into a hunting machine

Dallas-based Starwood Customs has posted photos of its new project. The Toyota Prius hybrid car has been fitted with a heavily redesigned body and an upgraded chassis, making it the perfect hunting car. The main difference between the new project Starwood Customs, which was named Predator Prius, from the production hybrid model, is the modified… More

“Cruzak” flying three-hundredth: new LC 300 is on the conveyor belt
“Cruzak” flying three-hundredth: new LC 300 is on the conveyor belt

Frame Toyota Land Cruiser 200 – decommissioned combat unit. Production at Japanese factories ceased back in March, and dealers around the world are selling off the leftovers. Moreover, judging by the photographs in the press from the Land of the Rising Sun, the production of a new generation of cars – Land Cruiser 300 –… More

Corolla at 300 forces: Golf R will have a hard time…
Corolla at 300 forces: Golf R will have a hard time…

Toyota is developing a sports version of the Corolla hatchback, which will be named the traditional prefix GR (Gazoo Racing). According to the Japanese publication Car Sensor, such a modification of the car will be equipped with a 300 horsepower engine. We are talking about a modernized 1.6-liter three-cylinder turbo engine, which is currently equipped… More