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To boost its efforts in bringing vehicle electrification closer to the public, automotive leader Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) established a partnership with De La Salle University (DLSU) and staged the second leg of its Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Campus Tour in the university’s Manila campus. The partnership, meant to expand …

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While its counterparts focus on batteries, Toyota continues to pursue cars powered by the solar energy variety, with the Japanese car brand announcing that it’s ready to test the road-worthiness of its most advanced solar power system to date. Scheduled for a late July run using a Prius Plug-in Hybrid …

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Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is eyeing for the wider adoption of its Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) technology. In a statement, TMP claims that they are “actively working towards a more sustainable future by raising awareness and educating the public on the inevitable global shift of the auto industry from traditional …

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Toyota Motor Philippines Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) campus tour

Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) jumpstarted its Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) campus tour series by forging a partnership with MAPUA University’s Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (MME) Department. The first leg of the educational caravan, held at the MAPUA school grounds in Intramuros, Manila, offered both students and faculty a first-hand look …

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Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is recalling a number of Toyota Prius units for an issue with its power management engine control unit (ECU). The affected vehicle are 65 units of the Toyota Prius produced between April 16, 2009, and April 3, 2013. According to the Japanese carmaker, when the vehicle …

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Toyota PIMS 2018

Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is keeping it simple at the 2018 Philippine International Motor Show. With the all-new Toyota Vios making its debut only a few of months ago, the Japanese carmaker’s attention-getter at the biennial motor show is one of its concept vehicles it debuted at last year’s Tokyo …

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Future Mobility 7th Philippine International Motor Show

This October, witness ‘Future Mobility’ unfold as Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP)–the country’s number one car brand–joins the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) for its 7th rendition of the Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS). The five-day exposition, to be held from October 24 to 28 at the …

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Toyota Prius

Toyota Motor Philippines is recalling has issued an advisory regarding a special service campaign for the engine wire harness of certain Toyota Prius models. The said recall campaign affects 82 Toyota Prius models sold locally that were assembled between November 27, 2015 to September 27, 2017. According to the Japanese …

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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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Reliability and performance are two words that describe Toyota cars — but it’s not just that. Toyota cars are also very durable; in fact, almost 80 percent of Toyota cars sold 20 years ago are still on the road today. The company’s dedication to making good, quality cars is impressive*, more …

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Toyota Prius

The Japanese government, with the help of the Department of Energy (DOE), recently turned over 24 Toyota Prius hybrid cars to various national government agencies (NGAs) as part of the former’s program with the latter to promote the use of efficient and environment-friendly alternative fuel vehicles and by deploying these units …

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Hybrid cars got their name because they use two engine technologies- a standard gasoline powerplant and an electric motor which gets its power from a rechargeable battery pack. It was developed as an environmentally friendly vehicle that releases low carbon emissions and has improved gas mileage. But even so, there …

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