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Toyota Boasts 10 Million Hybrids Sold To Date

02/14/2017, When Toyota first launched its Prius hybrid, the car and the drivers of such cars have been the butt of jokes, but it seems that Toyota and owners of hybrids could be getting the last laugh because in a recent announcement by Toyota, the carmakers has...

Toyota’s Concept-Ai Car That Wants To Befriend You

01/06/2017, What is the whole point of a consumer electronics show if you do not have a few concepts that tickle the imagination? The engineers at Toyota would like to wow us with their vision of what a car in the future would look like, kicking things off with...

Takata Expected To Settle Airbag Incident For $1 Billion

12/28/2016, If you have owned a Honda car in the past few years and have been asked by the company to send your car in to replace its airbags, this is because it is due to the faulty airbags installed in Honda cars (amongst others) by Takata, which we reported about...

Prius Drivers In Japan Can Earn Real-World Rewards

12/05/2016, Buying a hybrid/electric car rewards the driver in knowing that by driving such a car, they are doing their part for the environment. There is also the added benefit of saving on gas since hybrids do tend to consume less fuel than their gas-powered...

Toyota Gets Serious About Electric Cars With New In-House Unit

11/17/2016, Ask someone to name a hybrid car and chances are that they will think about the Toyota Prius. The company has made great strides in the hybrid car market but now it’s looking to do the same in the electric car market. The biggest car company in...

Toyota Teams Up With Getaround For Keyless Car Sharing

10/31/2016, Like many of its rivals, Toyota is also getting into the car sharing game. The Japanese giant has announced that it’s going to start testing a new keyless car sharing system in 2017 which will enable users to unlock and start the cars with just...

92,000 Prius Hybrids Recalled Due To Faulty Parking Brake

10/12/2016, If you happen to own a recent model of the Toyota Prius, you might want to take note. Toyota today recalled 92,000 Prius hybrids in the United States due to faulty parking brakes. The recall has been initiated in the interest of eliminating any...

Toyota Recalls Another 1.4 Million Vehicles Over Defective Airbags

06/29/2016, You might recall that Toyota and other carmakers were forced to recall millions of their vehicles over defective airbags supplied by Takata. Unfortunately for Toyota, it seems the problem did not end there as the company has announced that they are...

Toyota And Uber Form Strategic Alliance

05/25/2016, One of the biggest car manufacturers in the world has announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with one of the biggest ride-hailing services in the world. The alliance will enable more drivers to get on Uber, allowing Toyota to sell more cars in...

Toyota And Dean Kamen Bring Back Stair-Climbing Wheelchair

05/23/2016, Inventor Dean Kamen first showed off his iBOT wheelchair more than a decade ago. This motorized wheelchair is actually capable of climbing stairs on its own, it even has the ability to tackle rough terrains like sand and grass. The iBOT also features a...