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Lexus Puts Luxury Line-Up in the Limelight at the 2018 North American International Auto Show

Tue, 2018-01-09 06:00
DETROIT, Jan. 9, 2018 – Lexus’ striking new concept vehicle – the Lexus LF-1 Limitless – will take center stage in the Lexus display during the 2018 North American International Auto Show, which takes place January 13-28.

Akio Toyoda, President and Member of the Board of Directors, Toyota Motor Corporation: 2018 CES – Remarks

Mon, 2018-01-08 10:00
Akio Toyoda, President and Member of the Board of Directors, Toyota Motor Corporation: 2018 CES – Remarks

Toyota Launches New Mobility Ecosystem and Concept Vehicle at 2018 CES®

Mon, 2018-01-08 09:30
LAS VEGAS (January 8, 2018) Toyota Motor Corporation President Akio Toyoda today announced a new mobility service business alliance and e-Palette Concept Vehicle designed to meet the demands of future multi-mode transportation and business applications.

Scott Pruett Transitions to Lexus Brand Ambassador Role

Fri, 2018-01-05 12:00
PLANO, Texas – Jan. 5, 2018 – Lexus announced today that veteran sports car racer Scott Pruett will continue as a brand ambassador for the luxury automaker following his retirement from racing later this month. In his new role, Pruett will continue his long-standing partnership with Lexus as a brand advocate, while also assisting with product testing and development, Lexus Performance Driving School events, select Lexus at-track experiences and special appearances at Lexus brand events.

Toyota Research Institute Introduces Next-Generation Automated Driving Research Vehicle at CES®

Thu, 2018-01-04 08:00
LOS ALTOS, Calif., Jan. 4, 2018 – Toyota Research Institute (TRI) will show its next-generation automated driving research vehicle, Platform 3.0, at CES® next week in Las Vegas. The new platform, which is built on a Lexus LS 600hL, combines greater technological capabilities with new harmonized styling that integrates the automated vehicle technology into the LS model’s design. It will be on display in Toyota’s CES® exhibit in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center beginning Tues., Jan. 9.

December 2017 and Year-End Sales Conference Notes

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:20
Jack Hollis, group vice president and general manager of the Toyota Division, and Jeff Bracken, group vice president and general manager of the Lexus Division review Toyota and Lexus December and year-end sales results for 2017.

December 2017 Sales Chart

Wed, 2018-01-03 07:10
Toyota Motor North America December 2017 Sales Chart

Toyota Motor North America Reports December 2017, Year-End Sales

Wed, 2018-01-03 07:10
PLANO, Texas (January 3, 2018) – Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) today reported December 2017 sales of 222,985 vehicles, a decrease of 8.3 percent from December 2016 on a volume basis. With one less selling day in December 2017 compared to December 2016, sales were down 4.8 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis. 

Helping Houston Rebuild Homes, Lives Faster

Tue, 2017-12-19 11:45
Four months after Hurricane Harvey made landfall, the streets in Houston are still littered with signs of the historic storm’s destructive force: drywall stacked up on curbs, children’s toys mangled and water damaged, a favorite couch splintered across a front yard.

Every Time a Headlight Blinks, a Lexus Gets its Wings

Tue, 2017-12-19 06:00
DETROIT, Dec. 19, 2017 – Lexus is putting on a holiday lights display with a second glimpse of the striking new Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept. 

Toyota Aims for Sales of More Than 5.5 Million Electrified Vehicles Including 1 Million Zero-Emission Vehicles per Year by 2030

Mon, 2017-12-18 05:00
TOYOTA CITY, Japan, December 18, 2017) Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announces today its plans toward the popularization of electrified vehicles for the decade 2020-2030. Toyota's electrified vehicle strategy centers on a significant acceleration in the development and launch plans of hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), battery electric vehicles (BEVs), and fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs). For full story, click here.

Toyota AI Ventures Adds Principal to Source Investment Opportunities

Wed, 2017-12-13 08:00
LOS ALTOS, Calif., Dec. 13, 2017 – Toyota AI Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital subsidiary of Toyota Research Institute (TRI), announced today that Jill Ford will join the firm as a principal. Ford, who previously served as head of innovation and entrepreneurship for the City of Detroit, will utilize her expertise as an entrepreneur, investor and corporate business development executive to source new investment opportunities. She will also work closely with the firm's existing portfolio companies to support their growth and success.

2018 Lexus RX 350 Product Info Sheet

Tue, 2017-12-12 21:00

10 Years and One Million Corollas Strong

Tue, 2017-12-12 15:00
BLUE SPRINGS, Miss., Dec. 12, 2017 -- Nov. 2007... our first team member was hired; Nov. 2011... our first Corolla was built; Nov. 2017... our first decade was celebrated; today... our one millionth Mississippi-build Toyota Corolla rolled off the line.

Newsweek Names Toyota World's Greenest Automaker

Mon, 2017-12-11 10:00
PLANO, Texas (December 11, 2017) – Newsweek has once again named Toyota one of the world’s greenest companies, scoring in the top 5% of global companies, and was named the “Best in Industry Global” in the automobiles category. Toyota was ranked #16 of the Global 500 greenest companies and #1 in the automobile category.

Toyota Takes a Road Trip Through History

Mon, 2017-12-11 08:00
JACKSON, Miss. (Dec. 9, 2017) –  From Atlanta to Selma to Meridian and Jackson, Toyota hosted another “Let’s Go Places Black History Tour” to historical African American sites, culminating with the grand opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.

2018 Toyota RAV4 Product Info

Sun, 2017-12-10 21:00

2018 Toyota RAV4 Ready for More Action with New Adventure and LE Hybrid Grades

Sun, 2017-12-10 21:00
?The original compact crossover, the Toyota RAV4 has for two decades taken its owners on countless urban, suburban and off-the-beaten-path adventures. For 2018, Toyota takes RAV4 even further with a new Adventure grade, adding unique rugged styling, higher ride height and other special features. In addition, RAV4 Hybrid now comes available on the LE grade, offering the same incredible EPA-estimated 34 mpg city and electronic on-demand All-Wheel-Drive system with intelligence (AWD-i).

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