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Toyota invented “solar” Prius
Toyota invented “solar” Prius

At the end of July 2019 in Japan will start tests of an electric vehicle Toyota, equipped with highly efficient solar panels Sharp. The company already has a Prius PHV with optional panels on the roof, but thus derived energy is only enough to charge auxiliary devices. The novelty solar cell 4.8 times more powerful… More

Toyota prepares a convertible Supra Targa
Toyota prepares a convertible Supra Targa

The Japanese automaker recently released a new generation sports car the Toyota Supra, but it became known that in development is a version of the Targa. The Best Car magazine recently interviewed chief project engineer Tetsuya Tada, the Supra about the possibility of the appearance of the model with an open top. Despite the somewhat… More

The cause of the explosion at hydrogen filling station in Norway
The cause of the explosion at hydrogen filling station in Norway

The problem that led to the explosion at the hydrogen filling station on June 10 near Oslo, was to properly set the plug in the tank with the hydrogen in the tank with high pressure. Manufacturer Nel released the cause of the explosion and sets precautions. Currently, the company Nel in collaboration with Gexcon and… More

Crossover Toyota C-HR began to look more “menacing”
Crossover Toyota C-HR began to look more “menacing”

Although Toyota C-HR is definitely not really a sports car, it did not prevent multiple tuners to engage in his appearance and make him look more menacing. This is not the first C-HR, similar to the car from the video of Ken Block. However, what did Rowen International, further demonstrates the sporty character of the… More

Lexus and Toyota will use Mazda’s rear-drive platform
Lexus and Toyota will use Mazda’s rear-drive platform

The future generation of several Toyota and Lexus supposedly will get a RWD platform and inline six-cylinder engine from the company Mazda. This information appeared in the international specialized media, citing unnamed insiders in Japan. The first of these models may appear in 2022. It is expected that Toyota plans to use Mazda’s rear-drive platform… More

Toyota will make a racing version of the supercar Super Sport GR Gazoo
Toyota will make a racing version of the supercar Super Sport GR Gazoo

The new model will form the basis for the hypercar racing marathon “24 hours of Le Mans”, which will require the issuance of a minimum of 20 certified for public roads machines. In 2020 will enter into force the new technical regulations of the FIA World Endurance Championship, which opened the way to a marathon… More

Toyota Land Cruiser deprive the iconic V8 engine
Toyota Land Cruiser deprive the iconic V8 engine

Among the main reasons why the Toyota Land Cruiser has enjoyed great popularity among customers, was a powerful and torquey 5.7-liter V8 engine that provides 380 horsepower. However, it seems that the Toyota V8 engines in diesel and petrol performance will soon be past and the new generation SUV will lose the usual power plants…. More

Toyota announced two new security features
Toyota announced two new security features

The Japanese company has developed two new features for its cars that will be introduced starting next year. The first is called the “Auto Shut Off” and will be fitted to most Toyota models 2020 in the United States. As the name implies, the system will automatically shut down the engine after a specified period… More