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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...

Toyota Kills Off Scion Brand

02/03/2016, It looks like all good things must come to an end, and on the other hand, not-so-good stuff too, should be gotten rid of before it is too late. Regardless of how you look at the Scion brand from Toyota, it will be no more in due time. Earlier this...

Prius’ Backup Camera Used To Film Comedic Sketch

01/19/2016, Most, if not all, modern cars these days come with a backup camera, or at least provides an option for customers to add it to their car. Now these cameras don’t exactly offer the best quality, but are decent enough to help you when you were reversing...

Toyota Adopts Ford’s App Platform For Its Cars

01/04/2016, Ford’s SmartDeviceLink (SDL) app platform is an open-source iteration of its AppLink platform, which is one of the most common platforms for connecting mobile devices to cars. It allows developers to interface directly with the car’s displays...

Toyota Will Use Your Commutes For Its Driverless Cars

12/23/2015, Right now self-driving cars rely on a variety of sensors like lasers, radars, and cameras in order to ensure that when it drives, it does not run into people or objects. So far so good, at least that’s what the reports have led us to believe. However...

New Toyota Prius Range Released

12/14/2015, Today marks the very first time that the initial batch of the new Toyota Prius has rolled off the Japanese automotive giant’s production line in the Land of the Rising Sun. So far, things look rather dapper for Toyota, as their order books are said to...