#TOYOTA

Business

Nissan Aims to Forge Tech Alliances with Suppliers

Sourcing increasingly includes Toyota affiliates
#asia #Toyota #Nissan

Interiors & Electronics

2021 Toyota Sienna

A minivan that no one will have to apologize for owning
#Toyota

John Oates Talks Cars and Music

He’s not one of those guys who hits it big and decides he needs a fast car. As he says on this “Autoline After Hours,” when he was a kid he talked his parents into buying a Pontiac GTO
#Dodge #Chevrolet #Audi

Interiors & Electronics

2021 Mazda CX-9 Signature AWD

One of the best midsize crossovers—and you’re likely not familiar with it.
#Mazda #Ford #Toyota

Infrastructure

Autonomous Vehicles in the Norwegian Winter

A pilot program will start in Oslo during Q1 2021—when there’s plenty of precipitation, including the white fluffy kind
#Toyota

Mobility

Smart Wheelchair Tech Wins Toyota Mobility Challenge

Putting technology to work for those who need it most
#Toyota #tech

Sales

Bob Carter of Toyota on 2020 and Beyond

The company’s executive vp of Sales believes things are getting better
#Toyota #Lexus

Mobility

Toyota CSRC Funding Four New Safety Research Studies

They’ve been advancing safety for nearly 10 years and show no signs of stopping
#Toyota

Hybrid

2021 Toyota Avalon Hybrid Limited

The premium Toyota with a hybrid powertrain. What’s not to like?
#Buick #Toyota #Lexus

Batteries

Toyota-Panasonic JV to Ramp Up Battery Production in 2022

Hybrids to continue to play a big role in Toyota’s future
#Toyota

Economics

Considering Reshoring: The Pros and Cons

Politically it may be popular. But logistically and economically it may not necessarily be advantageous
#BMW #Honda #Toyota

Toyota 3-Peats at Le Mans

Running of the historic French race was delayed 3 months due to COVID-19. No spectators were allowed.
#Toyota #racing

Autonomous Vehicles

Toyota Expands Woven Mobility Universe

$800 million VC arm will invest in “growth-stage” tech companies
#sustainability #asia #Toyota

Automation/Robotics

Toyota Taps Former CES Official as Tech Lobbyist

New K Street point person for autonomous vehicles and flying cars
#Toyota #tech #people

Electronics

Generators and Sales That Need a Charge

Clever tech for generators and what August sales might portend
#Ford #Honda #Toyota

Business

Tesla Cashes in on Surging Stock

No immediate plans for $5 billion capital hike other than a show of strength
#Tesla #Toyota

Fuel Cells

Toyota, Honda Partner on Mobile Power Station

Generator could provide aid during a blackout or remote entertainment event
#Honda #Toyota

Business

Look Up in the Sky, it’s a Toyota!

Flying car tested; lunar rover named
#Toyota #tires #tech

Car/Ride Sharing

Toyota Mobility JV Develops First Models

Adapted vans include reconfigurable workstation and anti-COVID package
#Toyota #tech #covid-19

Hybrid

Simple Questions of Electric Vehicle Considerers

Some simple things are all they really want to know
#Honda #dealers #Toyota