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Solar panels at Toyota's new Texas HQ to provide 25 percent of its electricity

Solar panels at Toyota's new Texas HQ to provide 25 percent of its electricity

Texas may be known as an oil state, but it's also a sprawling and sunny state, making it a good place to set up solar panels. Toyota hopes to take advantage of that when it completes the move of its North American headquarters from Torrance, California, to the Lone Star State next year. The... read more

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2016 Toyota Mirai  -  Quick Drive  -  Portland, July 2015  [photo: Doug Berger]

Toyota Mirai seeks to reclaim green image from Tesla, sans Supercharger network

Since launching in Japan in 1997, the Toyota Prius hybrid has imbued its maker with a strong green image. The Prius has become Toyota's signature model, and helped the... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
2016 Toyota Mirai construction at Motomachi plant

Smaller, cheaper Toyota Mirai fuel-cell car coming in 2019, company says

To increase the reach of its hybrid cars, Toyota launched the Prius C subcompact in 2012 as a smaller, less expensive alternative to the Prius Liftback that's the linchpin of... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
Geek Squad Toyota Prius C

Geek Squad switches to Toyota Prius C hybrids from VW Beetles

Best Buy's Geek Squad tech-support unit is getting a makeover. Since the service launched nationwide in 2004, it has primarily used a fleet of black-and-white Volkswagen... read more April 17, 2016 by


 
One millionth Lexus hybrid delivered to owner Aldo Pirronello in Milan, Italy

Lexus has sold 1 million luxury hybrid vehicles in 11 years

Toyota is the world's top producer and promoter of hybrid cars, and its enthusiasm extends to its Lexus luxury brand as well. So while other luxury carmakers' interest in... read more April 13, 2016 by


 
2016 Toyota Prius Four Touring

2016 Toyota Prius hybrid gets good IIHS, NHTSA crash safety scores

The 2016 Toyota Prius hybrid has already been on sale for a few months, but crash-test scores are just now being released. The fourth-generation Prius did well in both... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Prius Prime, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid preview

At the 2016 New York Auto Show, Toyota added another variant to its lineup of fourth-generation Prius hybrids. The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime is a replacement for the... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
Japanese manga comic about Toyota Mirai  [from Motorfan: New Model Special Edition issue 502]

Toyota Mirai manga: hydrogen fuel cell beats electric cars, plug-in hybrids

Manga are comics created in Japan, conforming to a style set more than 100 years ago and still very much a part of popular culture. While they may look like no more than... read more March 25, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid  -  2016 New York Auto Show iive photos

2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid to be offered in four trim levels: Live photos

While the new Toyota RAV4 Hybrid has received much attention recently, the Japanese firm's larger hybrid crossover is now getting a mid-cycle update as well. Debuting at the... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Prius Prime, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid: 22-mile range, styling updates: Live photos and video

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime, the new plug-in hybrid version of the world's best-selling hybrid car, was unveiled this morning at the New York Auto Show. The second plug-in... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Prius Prime, 2016 New York Auto Show

2016 Toyota Prius Prime: details on 120 MPGe plug-in hybrid, all-electric mode

The 2017 Toyota Prius Prime replaces the Prius Plug-In, and it directly addresses nearly everything that current owners of that model have wanted. There’s a longer... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
2016 Scion iA and 2016 Scion iM

Scion iA, iM small cars, C-HR crossover, turn into Toyotas next year

Toyota's Scion "youth" brand will be killed off in August, but most of its models will live on as Toyotas. The first of those re-badged models will appear next week at the... read more March 17, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Prius teaser photo for new model to debut at 2016 New York Auto Show

Will next Toyota Prius 'marvel' be plug-in hybrid at NY debut?

Taillight shapes are a big deal for Toyota these days, as the ornate styling of the 2016 Prius hybrid has demonstrated. Now the company has released a teaser photo of... read more March 15, 2016 by


 
Toyota Setsuna concept car, 2016 Milan Design Week

Toyota Setsuna electric car concept: wood body, 28-mph speed

Toyota's reluctance to entertain the notion that battery-electric cars have any place in the future of zero-emission vehicles is well documented by now. So it was a surprise... read more March 11, 2016 by


 
1967 Pontiac Firebird meets 2014 Toyota Prius V   [photo by Bill the Engineer, from EcoModder]

Prius V power plus Pontiac pony car equals...Firebird Hybrid!

What would be your ultimate Toyota Prius hybrid? Maybe a convertible version? One that brings fond memories of bygone performance to middle-aged friends and neighbors? An... read more March 7, 2016 by


 
Toyota C-HR Concept (2nd version), 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

Toyota C-HR Small SUV To Offer Hybrid; Production Debut At Geneva Show

After multiple showings of various concepts, the production version of the Toyota C-HR crossover will finally debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show next month. And the lineup... read more February 12, 2016 by


 

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