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This August, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) celebrates 31 years of reliably moving the Filipino people by offering big discounts and savings on select models of its best-selling lineup. Customers may now avail up to PHP 85,000 cash savings and free maintenance package for up to 20,000 kilometers on Toyota Fortuner …

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The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance became the world’s largest automaker in 2017 and 2018, but troubles that began with the indictment and arrest of CEO Carlos Ghosn has sent ripples across the brand. And so for the first half of this year, the triumvirate has surrendered the top spot in global sales …

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Toyota Gazoo Racing will run the GR Supra at the Nürburgring 24 Hours Endurance Race which will take place from June 20 to 23 at the famed Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit. After competing in the VLN Endurance Championship Nürburgring where it finished third in its class and 63rd overall, the car …

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Toyota Motor Corporation and Subaru Corporation have disclosed that they have agreed to jointly develop a platform dedicated to battery electric vehicles (BEVs) for midsize and large passenger vehicles and to jointly develop a C-segment-class BEV SUV model for sale under each company’s own brand. By combining their respective strengths, …

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Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) has completed work on the central section of its new research and development facility, named Toyota Technical Center Shimoyama, located in a mountainous area straddling the cities of Toyota and Okazaki. This section, which primarily features a winding country road test course, has begun partial operations. …

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With consideration for the amount of time, money and resources needed to develop sustainable mobility to help combat rising emissions and continuing to utilize currently available technology, Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced two measures related to its patents and technical knowledge to further promote the widespread use of electrified vehicles. …

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Akio Toyoda

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki) have agreed recently to consider collaborating with one another in developing new products using their respective strengths. This means that the collaboration between the two Japanese carmakers will concentrate on Toyota’s strength in electrification technologies and in Suzuki’s strength in developing …

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The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) have agreed to consider the possibility of collaborating on international space exploration. As a first step, JAXA and Toyota have reached an agreement to further cooperate on and accelerate their ongoing joint study of a manned, pressurized rover that …

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2019 Toyota Hiace

After revealing the latest-generation RAV4, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) and Toyota Motor Corporation are not done with the month of February as they have just revealed the sixth-generation Toyota Hiace, putting to bed the latest generation. TMP President Satoru Suzuki led the world premier of the sixth-generation Hiace, which is …

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Toyota Motor Corporation and Panasonic secured a joint venture agreement that will allow both companies to produce prismatic batteries for electric vehicles (EVs). The joint venture, which is set to launch next year pending approval of the competition-law authorities, will help both companies compete with their Chinese rivals. Toyota’s EV …

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Toyota Total-Care Service

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) has launched ‘Total-care Service,’ a pioneering set of mobility services specially designed for ride-hailing companies. Working with ride-hailing companies, Total-care Service will enable Toyota to leverage onboard telematics data through a shared information platform and provide services such as fleet management, automotive insurance, and vehicle maintenance …

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Toyota is recalling a total of 2.4 million gasoline hybrid vehicles in Japan and abroad over an issue which could cause the vehicle to stall. The recall, which affects Prius and Auris models, covers vehicles manufactured between October 2008 and 2014. According to Toyota Motor Corp., the recall includes 1.25 …

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Lexus LY 650

Lexus has a new vehicle in its lineup and it doesn’t have any wheels at all. It’s also the longest vehicle to carry the brand, measuring over 60 feet from front to back. That’s because the Lexus LY 650 is actually a yacht. Inspired by the public’s reception to the …

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History of Toyota

Great things come from small beginnings–a cliché that’s often tagged to success stories. However, the said cliché serves as a perfect description to sum up Toyota Motor Corporation‘s road to prosperity. Before the world saw the Corolla, the Hilux, and the Tamaraw FX, this Japanese manufacturer was driven with a …

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Toyota Hilux

Anyone who has an interest in cars knows that Toyota, both the car brand and the umbrella company that oversees its sister companies, is owned by the Toyoda family. But when the company that eventually became Toyota Motor Corporation was founded in 1933, it was under Toyoda Automatic Loom Works, …

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