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2011 Toyota iQ gets new interior and Euro5 powerplants

Toyota has revealed a new, enhanced version of its ultra compact city ride - iQ, which for model year 2011 is fitted with even higher flexibility, efficiency and comfort figures. Although its outer dress remains unchanged, the freshly refined ride benefits from some exclusive cabin additions and improved power units th

2011 Toyota Highlander - Pricing and Specifications

Toyota officially announced full details, specs and price for 2011 Highlander. The new SUV features revised styling with new front fascia, hood and fender. It also has three-row seating with rear climate control. The four-cylinder engine is now available with 2011 Highlander and the company launched more powerful and a

2011 Verso-S returns Toyota to the mini-MPV segment

Seems like Paris Motor Show 2010 will be the place where Toyota will celebrate its returning to the mini-MPV class with the debut of the all-new 2011 Toyota Verso-S. Set for market launch in the UK in early 2011, the new B-MPV Toyota ride represents a fundamental lesson in the space management as it boasts small exteri

Toyota Prius refined by Wald International

Wald International presents a new styling package for Toyota Prius. Usually, the eco-friendly vehicle doesn’t look stunning, but with the tuning package of Wald, it grabs attention. The styling package consists of a new front spoiler, rear spoiler, rear apron, side skirts along with a lowering kit. Finally, they finished it with nice alloys. Further information and pictures are expected later this month. Wald International will also introduce a tuning package for the Honda CR-Z hybrid. source: Paulta

2011 Toyota Tacoma gets TRD TX and TX Pro packages

2011 Toyota Tacoma has huge success on the US market, so the company decided to add two new performance packages to the pick-up. Both packages include performance-enhancing equipment and some cosmetic changes. They were  created to strengthen the Tacoma’s optional Off-Road package, which includes an electronic lo

Toyota Prius benefits from Safety Pack option

Toyota Prius is undoubtedly the most famous hybrid car in the world. It is already one of the most technologically advanced cars offered on the market and the third generation Prius now offers even more sophisticated features with the introduction of a new Safety Pack option. Toyota's Pre-Crash Safety system (PCS) and Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), which use radar-based controls to help the driver avoid road accidents happening. Both systems are joined by a list of other style, luxury and comfort features. Th

Toyota Auris Hybrid at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

The small hatchback will mark its official on-sale date in in a new curtain-raising attraction for the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Five of the Full-hybrid models will be exhibiting in Goodwood’s Moving Motor Show on 1 July. A hundred prospective owners attending the event as Toyota guests and enjoying an exclusive te

Toyota and EDF Energy will test Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle Leasing Programme

Toyota and EDF Energy today launch a three-year leasing programme, which brings extra-low emissions plug-in hybrid vehicle technology to the streets of London. Toyota Prius Plug-in will join the vehicle fleets of five businesses and public organisations, where they will demonstrate the fuel efficiency, low emissions, cost savings and everyday practicality their rechargeable hybrid power system can deliver. The data collected by the real-

Toyota Aygo and Yaris bring highest satisfaction

Aygo and Yaris are the best value for money on the market. That shows the message from the results of this year’s J.D. Power and Associates/WhatCar? Vehicle Ownership Satisfaction Study (VOSS). Both Toyotas achieved the top ranking in the VOSS City Car and Small Car categories. The full hybrid Prius was second ranked  in the Upper Medium Car category. Verso and RAV4 has been the third-ranked MPV and SUV. Toyota offers unrivalled fuel consumption, insurance and the cost of servicing, and repairs. The st

2010 Toyota RAV4 now offers better equipment at the same price

The compact recreational SUV – RAV4 is now proving its success with a new-look 2010 model. It also features higher equipment levels, revised line-up, better performance and last, but not least the fuel efficiency. The 2.2 D-4D engine is offered with a new entry-point model in the range, with 2-wheel drive and six-speed manual gearbox. This engine is now available with the top-of-range XT-R trim combined with speed automatic transmission. The

Toyota introduces restyled 2010 RAV4

Toyota’s RAV4 gets a fresh new look for 2010, with a redesign that blends contemporary urban style with the durability for which Europe’s original recreational compact SUV is renowned. Unveiled this week at the Geneva motor show, the 2010 RAV4 has an all-new front-end treatment that not only looks good, but is also more aerodynamically efficient. A wider grille, with horizontal bars and chrome accents displays the new Toyota family look that has been established on the latest Avensis, Ver

Key highlights for Toyota at Geneva 2010

Hybrid Technology Development and Enhanced Product Appeal are the leading themes for Toyota’s presentation at the Geneva motor show, represented by a range of concept and production models that will be making their first appearance in Europe. The occasion will mark the world-first appearance of the showroom-ready Auris HSD (Hybrid Synergy Drive), a model which marks a major milestone in Toyota’s programme to introduce its full hybrid powertrain technology across its entire model range by the early 2020s.