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Fiat-Chrysler Steering Clear Of EV And Hybrid Models For Now: Report

fiat-chrysler will not invest in electric vehicle (ev) or hybrid technology in the short term, according to reports out of the us. the global car-making group reportedly believe that the public is...

POSTED THU, 8 AUG, 2013

Toyota 'Hybrid R' Concept Bound For Frankfurt Motor Show

toyota hybrid r concept announced just what are you planning, toyota? in a short media release issued today, toyota has confirmed it will unveil a new hybrid-powered sports concept at next month&#...

POSTED WED, 7 AUG, 2013

Toyota's Next Chairman Wants A New Supra Hero Model: Report

the push for a successor to toyota's long-gone supra coupe may have gained another supporter, according to reports out of japan this week.  it's no secret that toyota boss akio toyoda...

POSTED THU, 13 JUN, 2013

BMW-Toyota Sports Concept Bound For Tokyo Motor Show: Report

bmw and toyota may be fighting for recognition as the world's most valuable auto brand, but the two carmakers are perfectly chummy behind the scenes. earlier this year, the companies announced...

POSTED TUE, 21 MAY, 2013

The Week That Was: HSV Gen-F Announced, Roads Campaign Launches

hsv gen-f announced, may debut confirmed australian motoring clubs launch 'demand better roads' campaign audi australia puts rival prestige marques on notice ford escort conc...

POSTED SAT, 27 APR, 2013

2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser Adds CRAWL System And Greater Range For Australia

toyota has updated its retro-styled fj cruiser for 2013, adding a larger fuel sub-tank for greater driving range, along with the crawl off-road cruise control system. joining the existing 72 litre...

POSTED MON, 11 MAR, 2013

BMW And Toyota Confirm Green Tech And Joint Sports Car Project

bmw and toyota will strengthen ties in 2013, expanding their existing shared engine arrangement to include partnering on new technologies and a new sports-car platform. the partnership, finalised...

POSTED FRI, 25 JAN, 2013

Gazoo Racing Reveals Toyota 86 GRMN Sports FR Concept Platinum

toyota and racing partner gazoo have revealed their new grmn sports fr concept platinum coupe (fellas, really, could you have given it a longer name? - ed) at this week's tokyo auto salon. bas...

POSTED FRI, 11 JAN, 2013

Toyota Teases Furia Concept For Detroit

toyota has released a new teaser image for its upcoming furia sports sedan concept - but it's nothing you haven't already seen. teasing a section of the concept's tail-light design, th...

POSTED FRI, 11 JAN, 2013

New Toyota Supra Confirmed, MR2 On The Cards: Report

toyota, it would appear, has found renewed interest within its boardrooms for genuine sports models in its vehicle line-up, an enthusiasm surely fanned by the success of the new 86 coup...

POSTED THU, 15 NOV, 2012

Scion FR-S SEMA Concepts Revealed

toyota has teamed with three tuning outfits to develop a trio of concepts based on its 86 sports coupe, sold in the us as the scion fr-s. the concepts include a pair of moderately re-styled beige...

POSTED MON, 29 OCT, 2012

2012 Toyota 86 GTS Auto

2012 toyota 86 gts review vehicle style: two-door sports coupe price: $37,990  (plus on-roads) fuel economy claimed: 7.8 l/100km | tested: 10.1 l/100km overview yes, you can...

POSTED SAT, 15 SEP, 2012

2012 Toyota 86 GT Manual

2012 toyota 86 review vehicle style: two-door sports car price: $29,990  (plus on-roads) fuel economy (claimed): 7.8 l/100km  fuel economy (tested): 9.2 l/100km overview th...

POSTED FRI, 3 AUG, 2012

PSA to Supply Toyota With Commercial Vehicles In Europe

peugeot and citroen parent company psa has confirmed it will supply light commercial vehicles to toyota for the european market. toyota discontinued the hiace van in europe last year, and psa now...

POSTED TUE, 24 JUL, 2012

Aston Martin Powered By Toyota: Report

future aston martin models could use toyota engines, according to a recent report. dutch paper de telegraaf suggest that the british marque is looking to toyota for future high-performance engines...

POSTED FRI, 20 JUL, 2012

Toyota 86: Gazoo Sports FR Concept To Climb Goodwood

the twincharged toyota 86 sports fr concept, developed by the carmaker's motorsport partner gazoo racing, is bound for britain. the company has confirmed today that it is taking its supercharg...

POSTED THU, 28 JUN, 2012

Toyota 86 GTS Picks Up Aero Kit Option For Australia

toyota australia has released a new styling and aerodynamics kit for its all-new 86 coupe, available for the top-shelf gts specification. brandishing a tall rear-wing as its standout feature, the...

POSTED MON, 18 JUN, 2012

2012 Toyota 86 Track Test

toyota 86 track test review overview the toyota 86 has a lot to live up to. conceived  to inject some excitement into toyota’s line-up, the japanese auto giant hopes the 86 will cap...

POSTED FRI, 15 JUN, 2012

2012 Toyota 86 First Drive

2012 toyota 86 review overview after what seems an eternity, toyota’s much-hyped 86 is finally here. we’ve driven it, we’ve drifted it and we declare it to be good - very...

POSTED TUE, 5 JUN, 2012

Toyota 86 Coupe On Sale In Australia, Priced From $29,990

toyota 86 on sale in australia update: read tony o'kane's "first drive" review. click here. toyota australia has confirmed that its return to the world of rear-wheel-drive sp...

POSTED MON, 4 JUN, 2012