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Toyota Marks 25 Years of Knowledge Sharing with North American Small Business and Non-Profits by Engaging New Sectors

Wed, 2017-09-06 13:00
PLANO, Texas – Sept. 6, 2017 –  Ace Metal Crafts in Bensenville, Illinois, needed to find a way to reduce its production lead time.  Harbor-UCLA Medical Center’s eye clinic wanted to serve more patients. SBP sought to reduce the amount of time it takes to rebuild homes after natural disasters. These are some of the more than 300 organizations throughout North America that have collaborated with Toyota to find better ways of doing their day-to-day work.

Children's Health Joins Forces with Toyota to Improve Patient Safety and Quality of Care

Wed, 2017-09-06 08:30
DALLAS (Sept. 6, 2017) – Through a collaboration with Toyota, Children’s HealthSM, the leading pediatric health system in North Texas, announced today it has successfully reduced rates of central line-associated blood stream infections (CLABSIs) by 75 percent with patients in the gastroenterology unit.

Buckle Up for Life and The Bump Team Up to Give the Gift of Safety to Help Protect Babies on Board

Tue, 2017-09-05 06:50
NEW YORK, September 5, 2017 – This month, in honor of National Child Passenger Safety Week (September 17-23, 2017), The Bump, the definitive voice for millennial parents, and Buckle Up for Life, the national car seat safety program from Cincinnati Children’s and Toyota, are teaming up to help keep the littlest passengers safe on the road. For each baby registry created on The Bump website or on its 5-star rated mobile app in September, Buckle Up for Life will provide a new car seat to a family in need as well as educate recipients on the correct way to install it.[1]

NASCAR, NHRA Drivers Prepping for Postseason, TORC at Crandon

Fri, 2017-09-01 13:00
With just two races remaining before the playoffs, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) moves to South Carolina’s Darlington Raceway where many drivers will look for strong outings in a marquee race to buoy their postseason aspirations.

All-New Toyota Camry Ignites the Senses

Fri, 2017-09-01 10:00
PLANO, Texas (September 1, 2017) — The all-new Toyota Camry is here with a striking new look and a hot new marketing campaign that’s set to tap into drivers’ emotions and the sensations they will feel when driving the vehicle. While purchasing a Camry continues to be a smart and rational choice, the 2018 Camry now delivers the magic and excitement drivers crave. These emotions are highlighted in the “Sensations” campaign, which compels drivers to love the new Camry for all the “wrong” reasons. The campaign will cover multiple media channels, including broadcast, cinema, social, print, digital and out-of-home placements.

August 2017 Sales Chart

Fri, 2017-09-01 07:40
Toyota Motor North America August 2017 Sales Chart

Toyota Motor North America Reports U.S. Sales for August 2017

Fri, 2017-09-01 07:40
PLANO, Texas (September 1, 2017) – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) Inc., today reported August 2017 sales of 227,625 units. With one more selling day in August 2017 compared to August 2016, sales were up 6.8 percent on volume and up 2.8 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis.

RC F GT3 Records Top-10 in Virginia

Wed, 2017-08-30 22:00
ALTON, Va. (August 31, 2017) – The 3GT Racing No. 14 Lexus RC F GT3 recorded a seventh-place result in the GTD class in Sunday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) with drivers Sage Karam and Robert Alon.

National STEM Competition Scholarships and Prizes Await – Who Will Be the Next Winning School Team?

Wed, 2017-08-30 12:15
PLANO, Texas, August 24, 2017 – Students across the nation can earn more than good grades by participating in the Lexus Eco Challenge competition. They can help clean the air, land and water in their neighborhoods while being rewarded in the process. With a passion for engineering, math, science and technology, middle and high school students can vie for a chance to win part of $500,000 in prizes and scholarships.

Toyota Closes Out Perfect Rally Season in Style at Ojibwe

Wed, 2017-08-30 10:00
PLANO, Texas, August 30, 2017— Ryan Millen and the Rally RAV4 won the Ojibwe Forests Rally in dominant fashion, claiming victory by more than seven minutes over the nearest rival.

Toyota Provides $3 million in Relief for Hurricane Harvey

Wed, 2017-08-30 08:00
PLANO, Texas (August 30, 2017) – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) is partnering with Toyota Financial Services (TFS), The Friedkin Group, Gulf States Toyota (GST) and Toyota and Lexus dealers nationwide, to provide a combined relief effort of over $3 million to serve the people impacted by Hurricane Harvey. The group’s relief efforts include funds to organizations such as the St. Bernard Project and American Red Cross, matching contributions, in-kind donations, volunteerism, and the donation of pre-owned vehicles

Toyota Financial Services Offers Payment Relief to Customers Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Mon, 2017-08-28 14:45
PLANO, Texas, August 28, 2017 – Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announced it is offering payment relief options to its customers affected by Hurricane Harvey. This broad outreach includes any Toyota Financial Services (TFS) or Lexus Financial Services (LFS) customer in the designated disaster areas. 

Rally RAV4 Season Sweep, K&N Title Hunt Heats Up Between Toyota Teammates

Mon, 2017-08-28 13:00
Millen and Gelsomino won the Ojibwe Forests Rally in Minnesota over the weekend to give the team a sweep of the ARA’s 2WD class in the series’ inaugural season with six victories in six events.

Toyota Creates "Connected Technologies" to Advance In-Car User Experience

Mon, 2017-08-28 10:00
PLANO, Texas (August 28, 2017) Toyota Motor North America today announced the decision to form a new group focused on delivering industry-leading user experiences and new technologies for its Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Leveraging the company’s new “One Toyota” structure, the newly formed “Connected Technologies” group will have approximately 100 positions and will include members from Toyota’s existing teams working on connected vehicles, information systems, and research and development. Combining Toyota’s various strategy, planning, development, engineering and operations for connected service and hardware systems, will help advance and personalize the in-car technology experience for customers. The transition to the new group will start immediately.

2018 Lexus RC F: Designed for Luxury And Performance

Sun, 2017-08-27 22:00
For 2018, the RC F offers the Lexus Safety System+ as standard equipment. Also available for the 2018 model year are Dynamic Voice Recognition, Enform Wifi, App Suite 2.0, and a larger navigation screen (10.3”). In addition, Atomic Silver and Flare Yellow are offered as two new exteriors colors.

Dirt Races, Road Course on Tap for Toyota Racers This Weekend

Fri, 2017-08-25 08:00
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series have the weekend off, while the NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) visits their third and final road course of the season in Wisconsin’s Road America on Sunday.

Toyota Celebrates 10-year Partnership with Michigan Habitat for Humanity

Fri, 2017-08-25 07:00
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 25, 2017 – Toyota Motor North America Research & Development (TMNA R&D) is doubling its impact with Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley (Habitat Huron Valley) by providing full house renovation funding for two houses, totaling $80,000, for two Ypsilanti single moms. More than 300 volunteers this year will help renovate the two homes in honor of the 10-year partnership between the two.

RC F GT3s Ready to Race at VIR

Thu, 2017-08-24 09:00
ALTON, Va. (August 24, 2017) – Lexus and 3GT Racing are set to compete at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) this weekend in the 10th-of-12 events on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship schedule.

Four Tribal Colleges Receive 'Toyota TCU STEM Award' from American Indian College Fund

Wed, 2017-08-23 09:30
August 17, 2017, DENVER – A program that encourages American Indians to pursue STEM education and environmental research earned Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute (SIPI) in Albuquerque, N.M. the ‘Toyota TCU STEM Award’ grand prize. SIPI received a Toyota vehicle and $5,000 to off-set maintenance and insurance costs.

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