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Akio Toyoda Denies Toyota Is Skeptical of BEVs, States It Will Offer All Options
Akio Toyoda Denies Toyota Is Skeptical of BEVs, States It Will Offer All Options

22 Nov 2022, 19:31 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / It is a pity none of the journalists invited to talk to him asked about the company’s strategy for solid-state batteries or fuel cells.

 
Toyota Won't Bury Its Head in the Sand Any Longer, Focuses Attention on Tesla
Toyota Won't Bury Its Head in the Sand Any Longer, Focuses Attention on Tesla

25 Oct 2022, 12:37 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / There could be a change in plans around Toyota hallways. According to Reuters, the Japanese automaker might be considering rebooting its electric-car strategy

 
Toyota Compact Cruiser EV Is a Downsized Electric Version of the FJ Cruiser
Toyota Compact Cruiser EV Is a Downsized Electric Version of the FJ Cruiser

15 Dec 2021, 00:12 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Unfortunately, the Japanese carmaker would have ignored the car in its presentation if it were not for the pictures and a brief mention

 
Toyota Launching 30 New BEVs by 2030, Lexus Fully Electric by 2035, Meet Their Concepts
Toyota Launching 30 New BEVs by 2030, Lexus Fully Electric by 2035, Meet Their Concepts

14 Dec 2021, 09:36 UTC · By: Humphrey Bwayo / Toyota has released it's pre-2030 BEV line-up that feature 30 new cars including a Lexus LFA-Inspired supercar, Tundra, FJ Cruiser and compact crossover

 
Watch Toyota Boss Akio Toyoda Do Donuts in the New GR Yaris
Watch Toyota Boss Akio Toyoda Do Donuts in the New GR Yaris

13 Dec 2021, 13:28 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / A video showing Toyota boss Akio Toyoda doing donuts in the new GR Yaris was posted on the official Toyota Gazoo Racing YouTube channel

 
Tesla Isn’t “Making Something That’s Real” but We Are, Toyota Boss Says
Tesla Isn’t “Making Something That’s Real” but We Are, Toyota Boss Says

8 Nov 2020, 05:31 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Akio Toyoda admits his company can learn from Tesla in certain departments but, when it comes to making real food, they’re the only chefs in the kitchen

 
Toyota President Uses Century GRMN As Company Car
Toyota President Uses Century GRMN As Company Car

23 Sep 2018, 17:47 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / When you're the head honcho of Japan's largest automaker, of course you can afford to use one-off prototypes as your means of personal transportation

 
Toyota CEO Appointed Head of EV Division, Toyota EV Due by 2020
Toyota CEO Appointed Head of EV Division, Toyota EV Due by 2020

1 Dec 2016, 07:13 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Toyota is getting serious about bringing an electric vehicle to market. In this regard, the automaker's CEO now oversees the EV unit

 
Toyota Celebrates Corolla's 50th Anniversary, Launches Special Edition
Toyota Celebrates Corolla's 50th Anniversary, Launches Special Edition

24 Mar 2016, 13:14 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The first Toyota Corolla was launched half a century ago. Toyota is marking the moment with a special edition of the 2017 Corolla

 
Lexus LF-A Nurburgring Edition Signed by Toyota CEO Is for Sale, It's Pricy
Lexus LF-A Nurburgring Edition Signed by Toyota CEO Is for Sale, It's Pricy

10 Mar 2016, 12:40 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / A dealership in Germany has published an ad for a special Lexus LF-A. It's part of a limited edition and it has the signature of Toyota's CEO

 
Toyota’s President Delivers Without Stuffing His Wallet
Toyota’s President Delivers Without Stuffing His Wallet

25 Jun 2013, 17:39 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / The Japanese automaker Toyota earned its world leader reputation in vehicle sales by offering best value and efficiency at a low cost. And that reflects even in its chief executive’s concep...

 
CEO Akio Toyoda to Race with Toyota at Nurbugring 24H
CEO Akio Toyoda to Race with Toyota at Nurbugring 24H

2 May 2013, 13:55 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Toyota’s boss Akio Toyoda will race for the third time in the Nurburgring 24-hour endurance race later this month. Mr. Toyoda is known for his passion for motorsport and this will be his th...

 
Toyota Brings New President, Hopes Better Sales
Toyota Brings New President, Hopes Better Sales

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / As Toyota continues to fight against the global recession within most markets, the Japanese automaker attempts to restore its initial financial status using modifications to the top of the company, ...

 
Toyota Supra Successor Being Given High Priority
Toyota Supra Successor Being Given High Priority

15 Nov 2012, 09:33 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Today is yet another day when we’re glad Akio Toyoda is at the helm of Toyota. Rumors of a successor to the legendary Supra have once again surfaced, and this time GT 86 chief engineer Tetsuya...

 
Toyota Quality Panel Gives Car Maker To Do List
Toyota Quality Panel Gives Car Maker To Do List

24 May 2011, 05:09 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Established in 2010 in response to the increasing pressure caused by the huge recall announced in the beginning of the same year, Toyota's so called independent North American Quality Advisory ...

 
Toyota Etios Sedan Looks to Conquer Indian Market
Toyota Etios Sedan Looks to Conquer Indian Market

4 Dec 2010, 17:41 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The world’s largest automaker has it’s eye on the ever-growing Indian car market. The production version of the 2010 New Delhi Show Etios Concept is available at launch as a four-door se...

 
Toyota Quality Officers Fly to Japan
Toyota Quality Officers Fly to Japan

21 May 2010, 10:13 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / As announced at the end of April, when Toyota's newly formed North American Quality Advisory Panel became complete, the seven members of the quality supervisory body will go to Japan to continu...

 
Toyota Committee for Global Quality, Take One
Toyota Committee for Global Quality, Take One

31 Mar 2010, 14:56 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Toyota's newly formed Special Committee for Global Quality got together this week for the first time, to discuss the steps to be taken by the Japanese manufacturer to wash the shame caused by t...

 
Akio Toyoda Addresses Quality Issues in Open Letter
Akio Toyoda Addresses Quality Issues in Open Letter

10 Feb 2010, 08:52 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / It’s not easy being the president of Toyota Motor Co. these days, as the Japanese manufacturer is currently experiencing some serious problems with its public image. Since it has announced the...

 
Akio Toyoda Creates Global Quality Task Force
Akio Toyoda Creates Global Quality Task Force

6 Feb 2010, 06:33 UTC · By: Alex Vasile / Toyota is in a lot of trouble caused by the vast recall of more than 8 million cars worldwide whose accelerator pedals are in need of immediate attention. The Japanese are concerned with clients loo...