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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...

Toyota Engineers Figure Out How To Use Magnesium In Batteries

05/08/2016, It is safe to say that the vast majority of rechargeable batteries found in our phones, laptops, tablets, smartwatches, cars, and etc. rely on lithium-ion batteries. This has been the case for a while now, despite the fact that lithium-ion batteries are...

Toyota uBox Concept Car Sports 3D Printed Dash

04/12/2016, When it comes to cars, Toyota is one reliable brand that you can fall back on to ferry you and your family to and fro, without having to worry that they are riding in a “death box” as there is a fair number of safety features implemented in their...

Toyota Will Make Automatic Braking Near-Standard By Next Year

03/28/2016, Toyota has announced that it’s going to make automatic braking systems the near-standard on almost all of its Toyota and Lexus models at almost every trim level by the end of next year. The models in which automatic emergency braking will not be...

Toyota Announces Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid

03/23/2016, Toyota has been in the business of selling hybrid cars for a long time. The company’s Prius has become a household name due to its popularity and the fact that it arrived at a time when there weren’t that many hybrid options on the market....

Project BLAID Helps The Blind To Get Around

03/07/2016, Being visually impaired does not mean that life is over, far from it, but it does become an issue if you would like to find your way around some place quickly, efficiently, and as safely as possible. Well, Toyota – a name that is normally associated...