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Toyota Prius V experiences launch delay in Japan

03/24/2011, It is no surprise that Toyota’s Prius V (2012 model) which was supposed to go on sale in the Land of the Rising Sun at the end of next month will be rescheduled, as production delays were a natural consequence of the March 11th earthquake. According...

Toyota Robots master the trumpet and the violin

02/24/2011, In the future, if you’re ever in need of a musician friend to help you practice your duet pieces with, you no longer have to rely on that human friend who’s always too busy with work or other stuff. Toyota recently released some footage...

Toyota set to debut fully electric IQ prototype next month

02/15/2011, Toyota’s Prius hybrid vehicle did make quite a splash and has since gone through a few iterations, doing its bit to help keep the earth green. Well, the Japanese motoring giant will continue in their quest for greener vehicles by showcasing a...

Toyota works on alternative electric motor

01/19/2011, Toyota is working on a new kind of electric motor – not because of their love for the environment, but because of their bottomline. The Japanese motoring giant has started work on this because they no longer want to be too reliant on China who...

Toyota Announces 4-layer All-solid-state Battery

11/22/2010, Toyota Motor Corp has unveiled a prototype of its all-solid-state battery in Japan, a laminated cell measuring about 10cm x 10cm. The company is already actively engaged in the development of all-solid-state batteries and lithium-air batteries as...

Toyota Prius sans conducteur de Google

10/15/2010, Les voitures qui se conduisent toutes seules doivent être la dernière lubie, et après qu’en Allemagne, certains en ont fait une, Google a également fait quelque chose de similaire, transformant une Toyota Prius en une voiture...

Toyota iQ Disco car is a hoot

10/14/2010, It seems that driving has just gotten a whole lot more interesting, especially when you decide to pull up at the local club on a Saturday night in the Toyota iQ Disco car. There is a method behind all this madness, where the shiny disco ball appearance of...

Toyota to deliver half dozen hybrid vehicles by 2012

09/13/2010, Toyota hasn’t had the best of times recently after years of stellar growth. Well, the Japanese automaker’s executive vice president Takeshi Uchiyamada recently announced that they will be introducing another six new hybrid vehicles before 2012...

Toyota Avalon offers wireless charging station for iPod and iPhone

08/23/2010, If you love living out the wireless lifestyle, then make sure you consider driving home the Toyota Avalon as your next vehicle purchase. Why do we say so? Well, it comes with a built-in wireless charging station for both the iPod and iPhone, thanks to...

Kyocera wants to turn your boats greener

07/01/2010, We all know that solar panels are one of the many ways to start leading a greener lifestyle, although the efficiency of such panels are still a long way off from being impressive enough to be used in everyday and all applications. Kyocera has faith...

MotoCzysz E1pc Electric Bike Is Fast

06/10/2010, Photo courtesy of AmadeusPhotography.com Do you think that electric vehicles are puny little things that can’t muster enough speed? If you do, that’s probably because you haven’t checked out the MotoCzysz E1pc, an electric bike that...

Toyota robot handles violin with aplomb

05/16/2010, Toyota doesn’t only make cars you know, as the company from Japan who hasn’t had the best of times recently has just paraded a new robot that took around three whole years to develop, showcasing it at the Shanghai World Expo. This robot is...

Toyota Tacoma All-Terrain Gamer

01/08/2010, [CES 2010] Talk about pimping your ride – this fully kitted out Toyota Tacoma has been fitted with the latest technological advancements that aims to satisfy the gaming community who want an alternative playing experience. We won’t be...

Toyota Tacoma All-Terrain Gamer concept

11/03/2009, Toyota is clearly in tune with the next generation of gamers by unveiling the Tacoma All-Terrain Gamer (ATG) concept that comprises of a Toyota pickup with a quartet of Xbox consoles within, a Warthog from Halo and a Monster energy drink dispenser to keep...