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Toyota’s production fuel cell car to cost between $50-100k [cardvd-player.net]

While the cost of building a cell vehicle hydrogen fuel keeps going over time, reports in recent years have consistently maintained that the first hydrogen-powered vehicles for Toyota customers should call for about $ 50,000. Company officials cited figure back … Continue reading

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Toyota Me.We concept is a multifunction Tupperware car [cardvd-player.net]

Not to be outdone by Renault Twin ‘ concept of Z, written by Welsh designer Ross Love grove, Toyota has partnered with French designer Jean-Marie Massaud creating 2013 Toyota me. We concept. Me. we concept unveiled at Le Rendez-vous Toyota … Continue reading

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Toyota offered $146.5 million to build Lexus ES in Kentucky [cardvd-player.net]

Toyota issued a press release yesterday saying that Akio Toyoda, president of Toyota, and Jim Lentz, president of Toyota North America, would be making the production of an announcement tomorrow in New York City, and automotive news that automaker announced … Continue reading

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2013 Toyota Tacoma TRD Sport [cardvd-player.net]

“Ah, yes, Toyota has yet to Tacoma.” Admit it, that’s what you tell yourself. It’s a perfectly natural reaction, but the Tacoma has quietly anchoring its segment for years, surpassing all other compact pickup without much fuss. Toyota Tacoma has … Continue reading

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Toyota, Honda, Mazda and Nissan recall 3.4 million vehicles for faulty airbags [cardvd-player.net]

Most vehicles points occurring today are the result of a problem that occurs during the manufacturing process by the manufacturer, but as we see here also suppliers of parts can be taken into account safety issues problematic. Automotive News that … Continue reading

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Toyota i-Road is no less strange in the flesh [cardvd-player.net]

We saw a lot of three-wheeled creations nowadays, but none like the concept i-Road Toyota. The “personal mobility vehicle” has two seats with driver and passenger placed in tandem. Though it may seem more like a motorcycle than a car, … Continue reading

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NHTSA investigating 561k Toyota Prius hybrids for possible steering shaft defect [cardvd-player.net]

The Detroit News reports that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will investigate some models of Toyota Prius for steering axles 561,000 potentially defective. The models affected are the 2004-2009 model year hybrids. History shows that NHTSA is considering whether … Continue reading

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Ford, Toyota clean up in Best Car For The Money Awards [cardvd-player.net]

News American cars better for the cash prizes to select the winners by looking at five years, the average total cost of ownership, respect, a car is the automotive press, the numbers of reliability of JD Power and Associates and … Continue reading

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J.D. Power: Vehicle dependability at all-time high, Lexus and Porsche lead [cardvd-player.net]

Each year, JD Power and Associates examines original owners of vehicles with three years to find out what kind of problems they have experienced over the past 12 months, and then uses this data to create its annual survey of … Continue reading

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Toyota drops another tease of Furia concept before Detroit [cardvd-player.net]

Toyota does not hang meat on the teaser hook to the concept of Fury, then you’ll have to make the most of the hook. The sedan concept will be unveiled at the Detroit Motor Show in 2013, and do not … Continue reading

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Armored Toyota is a pleasure palace in disguise [cardvd-player.net]

We have seen our share of settlers armored vehicles, bulletproof models of BMW Land Rover SUV that can take a mine. But Lexani Motorcars recently presented their experience armored car to work on a Toyota Sequoia. Why? The company is … Continue reading

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Toyota GT86 convertible could debut in March [cardvd-player.net]

The dates are lining up, now we wait to see how to align the badge. Shortly before the FR-S/Subaru 86/Scion Toyota GT GT line-up at the Tokyo Motor Show unveiled last year there was a report that Subaru was considering … Continue reading

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Next Toyota Avalon to best Fiat 500′s fuel economy? [cardvd-player.net]

The Fiat 500 is 139 cm A rage segment. With a heaping dose of cute and a bit of fuel efficiency Indeed, the Cinquecento manual average 33 mpg in mixed driving, which is better than most things in the way. … Continue reading

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Car thieves avoiding Toyota Prius [cardvd-player.net]

The National Insurance Crime Bureau has a closer look, taken as car thieves often target the Toyota Prius. As a result, the most popular hybrid on the roads of the United States has received a very low rate of theft … Continue reading

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Toyota to settle $25.5M US investor lawsuit over unintended acceleration fallout [cardvd-player.net]

Toyota Motor Corp. has decided to settle a class action lawsuit by shareholders for $ 25.5 million. The process began in early 2010 after reports of unintended acceleration accidents on debt incurred. The lawsuit wrongly revealed Toyota “safety and quality … Continue reading

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Toyota recalling 11,200 Scion iQ models over faulty passenger sensors [cardvd-player.net]

Toyota has announced a voluntary recall of 11,200 Scion iQ models of the 2012 and 2013 model years. According to the manufacturer, the problem with these pint sized hatchbacks refers to the system of passenger occupant classification (OCS) weight sensor … Continue reading

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Toyota shows more SEMA stuff, including sportier Avalons that may preview production model [cardvd-player.net]

While most of its competitors and showed dozens of concept cars was at SEMA Show 2012, all we’ve seen Toyota Sequoia far is the family dragster. With less than a week for the show, Toyota has had its floodgates opened … Continue reading

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Is Toyota unstoppable? [cardvd-player.net]

Nothing can slow the Toyota? Just a couple of years ago, the giant Japanese looked so vulnerable as a sumo wrestler with Vertigo, as struggled to explain a series of safety and quality that snafus forced to remember an unprecedented … Continue reading

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Feds investigating Toyota Camry and RAV4 over door fires [cardvd-player.net]

According to a report by the Associated Press, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into possible fire on driver door 2007 Toyota Camry sedan and RAV4 crossover. Total 830,000 vehicles may be affected. Six fires in … Continue reading

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Toyota to export Highlander from U.S. to Australia, Russia [cardvd-player.net]

Toyota fights rising yen, to the point that the automaker has moved car production outside Japan. That’s bad news for workers in Japan, but it works in favor of the U.S. workforce in Princeton, Indiana. That’s because Toyota has announced … Continue reading

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