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A New Story Begins With The First-ever Toyota C-HR

Thu, 2017-06-08 11:00
Plano, Texas (June 08, 2017) — The first-ever 2018 Toyota C-HR – a stylish and technology-filled subcompact SUV crossover vehicle -- representing a leap forward in design and innovation – is launching with a mischievous and clever marketing campaign for creative instigators.

Toyota Named to LATINO 100 List

Wed, 2017-06-07 14:00
New York — June 7, 2017 — Toyota Motor North America was named to LATINO Magazine’s top 100 companies for Latinos for the fifth consecutive year. The annual list factors in corporate support for the Latino community in the areas of philanthropy, workforce diversity, minority business development and governance.

Toyota RAV4 Rallies to Stunning Victory at STPR

Mon, 2017-06-05 22:00
Plano, Texas, June 6, 2017—Ryan Millen came from behind to claim victory by seconds at the Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally (STPR), after a surprising last-second turn right before the finish line. The fourth consecutive win keeps Millen and the Rally RAV4’s perfect season intact in the American Rally Association’s 2WD Class.
 

Toyota Leads Innovation With Three-peat!

Mon, 2017-06-05 07:00
York Township, Mich. (June 5, 2017) – In the quickly evolving world of mobility, staying ahead of the technology curve is no easy task. For the third year in a row, Toyota hasn’t just kept up with the pack, they’ve set the pace. A recently released report, “Top 300 Organizations Granted U.S. Patents in 2016,” which is published by the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), shows that Toyota was awarded 1,540 U.S. patents in 2016 -- more than any other automaker.

Toyota Leads Innovation With Three-peat!

Mon, 2017-06-05 07:00
York Township, Mich. (June 5, 2017) – In the quickly evolving world of mobility, staying ahead of the technology curve is no easy task. For the third year in a row, Toyota hasn’t just kept up with the pack, they’ve set the pace. A recently released report, “Top 300 Organizations Granted U.S. Patents in 2016,” which is published by the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), shows that Toyota was awarded 1,540 U.S. patents in 2016 -- more than any other automaker.

Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle Park – The Raceway on Belle Isle Park - June 2-3, 2017

Thu, 2017-06-01 13:00
COTA Recap ... 3GT Racing drivers Sage Karam and Scott Pruett drove the No. 14 Lexus RC F GT3 to its second consecutive top-10 finish in the GTD class for Lexus and 3GT Racing with a ninth-place result in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Circuit of The Americas on May 6. 

Toyota Recalls Certain Model Year 2016 and 2017 Tacoma Vehicles

Thu, 2017-06-01 10:30
PLANO, Texas, June 1, 2017 – Toyota Motor North America, Inc., announced that it is conducting a safety recall of certain Model Year 2016 and 2017 V6 engine Toyota Tacoma vehicles in the U.S. Approximately 32,000 vehicles are involved.

May 2017 Sales Chart

Thu, 2017-06-01 08:07

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

Thu, 2017-06-01 08:07
PLANO, Texas (June 1, 2017) – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) Inc., today reported its U.S. May 2017 sales of 218,248 units, a decrease of 0.5 percent from May 2016 on a volume basis. With one more selling day in May 2017 compared to May 2016, sales were down 4.5 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis. 

Toyota Heads to STPR with Championship in Sight

Wed, 2017-05-31 15:00
Plano, Texas, May 31, 2017— The Rally RAV4 and Ryan Millen combination swept the first half of the season in the American Rally Association’s 2WD class.

CSRC 2017 Report

Wed, 2017-05-31 08:00

Toyota's Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC) Launches CSRC Next to Study Autonomous and Connected Vehicle Technologies

Wed, 2017-05-31 08:00
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 31, 2017) – Toyota’s Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC) today formally launched the next phase of its research mission, celebrating the successful conclusion of its first five years of auto safety research. The new research effort, named CSRC Next, will focus on the challenges and opportunities of autonomous and connected vehicle technologies over the next decade.

CSRC 2017 Report

Wed, 2017-05-31 08:00

Toyota's Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC) Launches CSRC Next to Study Autonomous and Connected Vehicle Technologies

Wed, 2017-05-31 08:00
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (May 31, 2017) – Toyota’s Collaborative Safety Research Center (CSRC) today formally launched the next phase of its research mission, celebrating the successful conclusion of its first five years of auto safety research. The new research effort, named CSRC Next, will focus on the challenges and opportunities of autonomous and connected vehicle technologies over the next decade.

Toyota Celebrates The Sand, Surf & Safety of San Diego's Beaches

Fri, 2017-05-26 16:30
San Diego, Calif., May 26, 2017 – Summer beach season in sunny San Diego kicks off this Memorial Day Weekend. Toyota and the City of San Diego celebrated accordingly with the announcement of its continued partnership and unveiling of 35 2017 Toyota vehicles for lifeguard rescue and operations.

Toyota Helps Give Military Kids Their First Sets of Wheels During Fleet Week New York Bike Assembly

Fri, 2017-05-26 12:55
NEW YORK, May 26, 2017 – As Toyota expands its role from a traditional car company to a mobility company, it looks beyond the automotive space to address the needs of all people, including the brave members of the Armed Forces and their families.

Toyota Announces Appointment of New Vice President of Integrated Marketing Operations

Wed, 2017-05-24 13:00
PLANO, TX (May 24, 2017) – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) today announced the appointment of Vinay Shahani to vice president, Integrated Marketing Operations, effective June 5, 2017. Shahani’s responsibilities include leading media strategy, digital and social media, vehicle incentive strategy, motorsports, engagement marketing, auto shows, and other consumer events throughout the United States. Shahani reports to Ed Laukes, group vice president, Toyota Division Marketing.

Toyota Research Institute Explores Blockchain Technology for Development of New Mobility Ecosystem

Mon, 2017-05-22 11:00
NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 — The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) announced today that it is exploring blockchain and distributed ledger technology (BC/DL) for use in the development of a new mobility ecosystem that could accelerate development of autonomous driving technology. TRI is collaborating with the MIT Media Lab (MIT ML) and other industry partners to foster a digital environment where users – both businesses and consumers – may securely share driving and autonomous vehicle testing data, manage ride-share and car-share transactions and store vehicle usage information that could be used in the setting of insurance rates.

Toyota Research Institute Explores Blockchain Technology for Development of New Mobility Ecosystem

Mon, 2017-05-22 11:00
NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 — The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) announced today that it is exploring blockchain and distributed ledger technology (BC/DL) for use in the development of a new mobility ecosystem that could accelerate development of autonomous driving technology. TRI is collaborating with the MIT Media Lab (MIT ML) and other industry partners to foster a digital environment where users – both businesses and consumers – may securely share driving and autonomous vehicle testing data, manage ride-share and car-share transactions and store vehicle usage information that could be used in the setting of insurance rates.

Michigan Science Center Unveils New $1.44M Toyota 4D Engineering Theater

Mon, 2017-05-22 10:30
DETROIT, May 22, 2017 – Today, Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) and the Michigan Science Center (MiSci) unveiled the new Toyota 4D Engineering Theater (TET). The theater is designed to inspire the next generation of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning. Through exciting programs and engaging films, the TET will showcase the fun and dynamic world of STEM and provide a resource for future generations of STEM professionals.  

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