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Toyota President Akio Toyoda Honoured with Prestigious "Issigonis Trophy' by Autocar Magazine
May 16, 2018 12:06 JST
Akio Toyoda, the President of Toyota Motor Corporation, has been presented with the Issigonis Trophy, the highest personal honour awarded by Autocar, the world's oldest automotive magazine.
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Toyota to Invest in ALBERT
May 15, 2018 16:19 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and ALBERT Inc. (ALBERT) announce today that both companies have agreed on a business alliance for big data analysis, mainly in the field of advanced development of automated driving technology, and that Toyota will invest in ALBERT.
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TOYOTA Out to Continue its Momentum in Portugal
May 11, 2018 16:48 JST
The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will take on Rally Portugal from May 17-20 with the aim of continuing the momentum gathered with its recent victory in Argentina.
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One-Two Victory at Spa for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing
May 07, 2018 08:52 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing started the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season with a one-two victory in the Total 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.
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Tanak and Toyota Triumphant Together in Argentina
May 01, 2018 08:41 JST
Ott Tanak and the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team have secured a stunning victory on Rally Argentina: the Estonian's first win with the team in only his fifth event in the Toyota Yaris WRC.
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New Season Starts at Spa for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing
Apr 30, 2018 16:21 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing gets the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season started this week with the Total 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium.
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Toyota Announces Results for March 2018 and Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 2018
Apr 26, 2018 13:05 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation announces its production, domestic sales, and export results, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd. for March 2018 as well as the fiscal year from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018.
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Toyota: Plan to Develop Aichi Low-carbon Hydrogen Supply Chain Moves Forward
Apr 25, 2018 13:43 JST
The Aichi Low-carbon Hydrogen Supply Chain Promotion Association, a body which includes the Aichi prefectural government, companies operating within the prefecture, municipal authorities, and experts, has developed the Aichi Low-carbon Hydrogen Supply Chain 2030 Vision, in addition to a corresponding roadmap.
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Toyota to Introduce 10 New Electrified Vehicles in China by 2020
Apr 25, 2018 10:31 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation announced today that it plans to introduce to the Chinese market PHEV versions of its "Corolla" and "Levin" passenger cars in 2019 and a BEV model based on its C-HR/ IZOA compact SUV in 2020. Including these, Toyota plans to introduce 10 new electrified vehicles in China by the end of 2020.
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KDDI, OYO and Toyota Agree to Cooperate on Gathering Data to Realize Disaster Prevention and Mitigation through the IoT
Apr 24, 2018 12:56 JST
KDDI CORPORATION, OYO Corporation and Toyota Motor Corporation looked into establishing an "information support system for the government and local administrations as a measure against disasters" using cutting-edge technologies in IoT and big data analysis.
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Toyota's Rally France (Tour de Corse): Day 3
Apr 09, 2018 08:33 JST
Ott Tanak claimed his second podium finish of the season with the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team following a great performance on the Tour de Corse, the French round of the FIA World Rally Championship.
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Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program Accepting 2018 Applications
Apr 06, 2018 13:06 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation began accepting applications today for this year's Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program, which is designed to support environmental revitalization and conservation activities aimed at sustainable development.
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TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Ready for New Challenge
Apr 05, 2018 22:23 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will push the boundaries of hybrid electric vehicles when it takes on the challenge of the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with an evolution of its TS050 HYBRID race car.
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Toyota and Park24 to Sign Agreement on Car Sharing Service Trial in Central Tokyo
Apr 03, 2018 13:01 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation and Park24 Co., Ltd. announce their decision to start a business tie-up for a trial car sharing service in parts of central Tokyo.
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Toyota to Merge Tokyo Sales Companies to Form New Company in April 2019
Apr 02, 2018 15:28 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announces plans to merge its Tokyo sales companies on April 1, 2019.
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Toyota and Suzuki Reach Basic Agreement toward Mutual Supply of Hybrid and Other Vehicles in India
Mar 29, 2018 15:00 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation and Suzuki Motor Corporation have concluded a basic agreement toward the mutual supply of hybrid and other vehicles between the two companies for the Indian market.
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Toyota Announces Results for February 2018
Mar 29, 2018 14:20 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its production, domestic sales, and export results for February 2018, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd.
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Hatch is Back! All-New 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Wows at the 2018 New York International Auto Show
Mar 23, 2018 13:09 JST
Talk about going big in the Big Apple! For the first time in North America, Toyota's newest, stylish, and most technologically-advanced small car, the all-new 2019 Corolla Hatchback, makes its debut at the New York International Auto Show.
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Toyota Introduces Premium Class in Car Rental Line of Business
Mar 22, 2018 13:07 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation announces the introduction of a new Premium Class car rental service offering Lexus models with an expected commencement of service on April 2 at Toyota Rent a Car locations in Japan.
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Toyota: Born to be Tough! 50 Years of Working to Be a Reliable Partner
Mar 21, 2018 12:02 JST
Conceived by Toyota as a joint successor model integrating the Briska with the Light Stout, the Hilux debuted in March 1968 as a new bonnet-type truck with Hino Motors, Ltd., in charge of development and production.
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Toyota to Open On-site Child Care Facility "Bubu Forest"
Mar 20, 2018 13:43 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation has always been committed to the promotion of diversity, a component of its management strategy, and is continuously working to establish a workplace environment and culture that values its employees, enables them to attain greater work-life balance, and to reach their full potential.
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Toyota Reveals World-First Flexible Fuel Hybrid Prototype in Brazil
Mar 20, 2018 08:56 JST
A prototype of the world's first hybrid flexible-fuel vehicle (Hybrid FFV), debuted in an event Toyota held today in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Stakeholders including the state government, universities, and the sugarcane association (the Sugarcane Industry Union: UNICA) attended the event.
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Toyota Accelerates Use of Hydrogen at its Plants
Mar 16, 2018 13:06 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation announces today that it has deployed 20 fuel cell forklifts, manufactured by Toyota Industries Corporation, at its Motomachi Plant located in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture.
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Toyota: Growing Momentum for Hydrogen as Further Multinationals Join Global Coalition
Mar 14, 2018 09:09 JST
Hydrogen Council welcomes 11 new members from Asia, North America and Europe. Leading international oil & gas, energy, science & technology and automotive companies come on board, driving hydrogen innovation to support the energy transition and almost doubling Council membership one year on from its launch.
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Toyota: A Clean Sweep on the Final Day for the Yaris WRC
Mar 12, 2018 12:04 JST
A tough Rally Mexico for the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team ended on a high with the team winning all three of the stages on the final day. Jari-Matti Latvala took the first fastest time as he secured eighth overall, before Ott Tanak scored two more stage wins, including on the rally-ending Power Stage to take home five bonus points.
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Toyota: Ade Adepitan / Mallory Weggemann / Sama Bullock / Martyn Sibley Announce Crowdsourcing Campaign to Find Ideas for $4 Million Mobility Unlimited Challenge
Mar 08, 2018 16:32 JST
Today the Mobility Unlimited Challenge is announcing a crowdsourcing initiative, aimed at helping inspire entrants in their quest to develop life-changing technology for people with lower-limb paralysis.
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Toyota Supports 25 Para Athletes from 12 Countries at PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games 2018
Mar 08, 2018 15:17 JST
At the Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 that begin on March 9, Toyota Motor Corporation is supporting 25 Para athletes from 12 countries, including some that are Toyota employees, as "Team Toyota Athletes".
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Toyota: The Legend Returns
Mar 06, 2018 18:09 JST
The GR Supra Racing Concept makes its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show, reviving the name and spirit of the most celebrated model in Toyota's illustrious sportscar heritage and demonstrating Toyota's commitment to bringing the Supra back to the market.
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Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development (TRI-AD) Established in Tokyo to Provide Fully-Integrated, Production-Quality Software for Automated Driving
Mar 02, 2018 14:46 JST
Toyota will establish a new company in Tokyo in the latter part of this month named "Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development" (TRI-AD) that will accelerate its efforts in advanced development for automated driving.
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