Toyota Motor Corporation Press Release


TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Targets the Top Step on Classic Season Opener
Jan 18, 2021 17:08 JST
The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team is preparing for the 2021 season to begin with Rallye Monte-Carlo on January 21-24, and has its sights set on victory on the legendary winter event.
More info..

Second Overall as Toyota Gazoo Racing Fights To the End of Dakar 2021
Jan 18, 2021 16:30 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing's Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel finished Dakar 2021 in second place overall, after completing the final 200 kilometre-long stage from Yanbu to Jeddah.
More info..

Toyota Gazoo Racing Introduces GR010 Hybrid Hypercar
Jan 15, 2021 07:37 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing begins a new era of endurance racing with the launch of its all-new GR010 HYBRID Le Mans Hypercar, which will compete in the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).
More info..

New-Look Toyota Yaris Wrc Ready to Fight for More Titles in 2021
Jan 15, 2021 07:16 JST
The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team has unveiled a new look for the Toyota Yaris WRC as it prepares to add to the car's haul of FIA World Rally Championship success during the 2021 season.
More info..

Toyota Launches "C+pod" Ultra-Compact Battery Electric Vehicle in Japan
Dec 25, 2020 14:14 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation has announced a limited launch of the "C+pod" ultra-compact battery electric vehicle (BEV), from December 25, to corporate users, local governments and other organizations that have been exploring new options to drive the popularization of BEVs.
More info..

Toyota's Global Sales and Production Up Year-on-Year in November for Third Consecutive Month
Dec 25, 2020 12:43 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its sales, production, and export results for November 2020 as well as the cumulative total from January to November 2020, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd.
More info..

Toyota Shows e-Palette Geared Towards Practical MaaS Applications
Dec 22, 2020 14:20 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation has announced an operations management system to support the providing of services that will enable practical use of the e-Palette, a battery-electric vehicle for autonomous mobility as a service (Autono-MaaS) applications(1) that will realize future mobility services.
More info..

Ultra-Lightweight Intelligent Wheelchair Receives $1M as Winner of Mobility Unlimited Challenge is Announced
Dec 18, 2020 10:15 JST
The winner of the three-year Mobility Unlimited Challenge has now been announced with Phoenix Instinct from the UK receiving $1 million to further develop their intelligent ultra-light carbon fiber wheelchair, bring it to market, and ultimately, transform millions of lives in the disability community for the greater good.
More info..

Toyota Moves Closer to Production with Next Generation Fuel Cell Electric Technology for Zero-Emissions Heavy Duty Trucks
Dec 11, 2020 13:53 JST
Toyota's next generation fuel cell electric technology is now powering a new set of Class 8 heavy-duty trucks.
More info..

Toyota Launches the New Mirai
Dec 09, 2020 12:16 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation today launched the completely redesigned "Mirai" fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV). The all-new Mirai is available from Toyota vehicle dealers starting December 9.
More info..

Toyota and Hino Launch Initiative with Seven-Eleven, FamilyMart, and Lawson to Introduce Light-Duty Fuel Cell Electric Trucks
Dec 08, 2020 13:01 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation and Hino Motors, Ltd., together with Seven-Eleven Japan Co., Ltd., FamilyMart Co., Ltd., and Lawson, Inc., have agreed to jointly consider introducing light-duty fuel cell electric trucks (light-duty FCETs), and to establish an environment for its widespread use in the future, targeting the realization of a sustainable society that takes into account global warming and energy diversification.
More info..

SPARX Group Establishes the Japan Monozukuri Mirai Fund
Dec 07, 2020 13:23 JST
SPARX Group Co., Ltd. has announced the establishment of the Japan Monozukuri Mirai Fund, based on the memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Toyota Motor Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), MUFG Bank, Ltd., and Mizuho Bank, Ltd., which was signed in November 2020.
More info..

Ogier and Ingrassia Become Seven-Time World Champions With Toyota Gazoo Racing
Dec 07, 2020 10:33 JST
Sebastien Ogier and his co-driver Julien Ingrassia have claimed their seventh FIA World Rally Championship titles with victory in the Toyota Yaris WRC in an eventful deciding round of the season at Rally Monza.
More info..

Toyota's Global Sales and Production Up Year-on-Year in October for Second Consecutive Month
Nov 27, 2020 22:31 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its sales, production, and export results for October 2020 as well as the cumulative total from January to October 2020, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd.
More info..

Toyota Begins Sales of "Shodoku Taishi" Foot-Operated Sanitizer Stands
Nov 25, 2020 14:26 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation announces the release of "Shodoku Taishi," a foot-operated sanitizer stand that will be available through Toyota dealers nationwide, starting December 1.
More info..

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing ONE-TWO in Bahrain Secures Drivers' Title
Nov 16, 2020 19:24 JST
Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi and Jose Maria Lopez won the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) title with victory in the eighth and final race of the season as TOYOTA GAZOO Racing said goodbye to its three-time Le Mans-winning TS050 HYBRID with a one-two in the 8 Hours of Bahrain.
More info..

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing to Field Four New HILUX at 2021 DAKAR RALLY
Nov 13, 2020 17:29 JST
The team, which has competed at the Dakar since 2012, will field a mix of highly experienced specialists, together with relative newcomers to the rally-raid world for 2021.
More info..

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing LE MANS LEGEND BOWS OUT IN BAHRAIN
Nov 09, 2020 17:47 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing's three-time Le Mans-winning TS050 HYBRID will compete for the final time this weekend, when the 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season concludes with the 8 Hours of Bahrain.
More info..

SPARX Group, Toyota, SMBC, MUFG Bank, and Mizuho Bank Form Partnership to Establish a New Fund
Nov 02, 2020 12:30 JST
SPARX Group Co., Ltd., Toyota Motor Corporation, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, MUFG Bank, Ltd., and Mizuho Bank, Ltd. announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a new fund.
More info..

Agreement on New Business and Capital Alliance between Toyota Motor Corp and KDDI
Oct 30, 2020 16:17 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation and KDDI Corporation have agreed on a new business and capital alliance today with the purpose of further strengthening the relationship between the two companies.
More info..

Toyota's Global Sales and Production Up Year-on-Year in September
Oct 29, 2020 12:57 JST
Even in the face of the COVID-19 crisis, which broke out early this year, Toyota has maintained corporate activities by implementing comprehensive measures to prevent infection and working in close cooperation with business partners including suppliers and dealers.
More info..

Toyota's GR Yaris Makes Its Dynamic Debut at the Goodwood Speedweek
Oct 19, 2020 17:41 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) drove the GR Yaris and GR Supra at the Goodwood SpeedWeek, held from October 16 through 18 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in England, and posted images of the experience.
More info..

Toyota: Launch of a Preparatory Committee for "Japan Hydrogen Association (JH2A)"
Oct 14, 2020 13:06 JST
The nine private companies (listed below) that are engaged in the construction and expansion of a hydrogen society announce that they are launching a new preparatory committee called "JAPAN Hydrogen association (JH2A)" to promote the formation of a hydrogen supply chain and global partnerships in the hydrogen sector.
More info..

Toyota: Heavy-Duty Fuel Cell Electric Truck Verification Tests to Start in Spring 2022
Oct 13, 2020 14:22 JST
Toyota and Hino are jointly developing heavy-duty FCETs, and Asahi Group, NLJ, Seino Transportation, Yamato Transport, and Toyota will perform the road trials in their logistics operations.
More info..

Ogier on the Podium, Evans Remains Championship Leader for Toyota Gazoo Racing
Oct 12, 2020 09:36 JST
Rally Italia Sardegna came down to an exciting finale with Sebastien Ogier claiming a podium finish in his Toyota Yaris WRC in third overall after a valiant effort on the final day.
More info..

JR East, Hitachi and Toyota to Develop Hybrid (Fuel Cell) Railway Vehicles Powered by Hydrogen
Oct 06, 2020 13:29 JST
East Japan Railway Company (JR East), Hitachi, Ltd., and Toyota Motor Corporation have entered into an agreement to collaborate on development of test railway vehicles equipped with hybrid systems that use hydrogen-powered fuel cells and storage batteries as their source of electricity.
More info..

Toyota and Hino to Jointly Develop Class 8 Fuel Cell Electric Truck for North America
Oct 06, 2020 05:43 JST
With the rapidly expanding interest in heavy-duty electric trucks, Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) and Hino USA have agreed to jointly develop a Class 8 fuel cell electric truck (FCET) for the North American market.
More info..

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Ready to Defend WRC Leadership in Sardinia
Oct 02, 2020 16:09 JST
The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team heads to the Italian island of Sardinia for the sixth round of the 2020 season on October 8-11 with the goal of defending its leadership of the drivers' and manufacturers' championships.
More info..

Toyota's Global Sales in August Recover to Approximately 90% Year-on-Year Sales Recovering at a Faster Pace than Expected
Sep 29, 2020 13:36 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its sales, production, and export results for August 2020, as well as the cumulative total from January to August 2020, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd.
More info..

Latest Release


More Latest Release >>