Industry Press release



TOYOTA GAZOO Racing READY FOR DESERT DOUBLE
Oct 25, 2021 16:12 JST
Hypercar history will be written when the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) titles are decided in a Bahrain double-header, and four-time Le Mans winner TOYOTA GAZOO Racing is ready for a duel in the desert.
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Air Race Pilot Yoshihide Muroya and Lexus Announce Partnership for Making History and Creating the Future
Oct 21, 2021 14:48 JST
Pathfinder Co., Ltd. (Pathfinder), represented by air race pilot Yoshihide Muroya, and Lexus announced today that they have signed a team partnership agreement and jointly taken up the challenges of making history by winning the first Air Race World Championship (The Air Race).
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Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Successfully Separates and Captures CO2 from Exhaust Gas in World's First Marine-based CO2 Capture System Project
Oct 20, 2021 14:55 JST
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has successfully separated and captured carbon dioxide (CO2) from the exhaust gas emitted from the engines of a ship equipped with a small-scale CO2 capture demonstration plant.
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All-New Outlander PHEV Model Wins the Good Design Award 2021 in Japan
Oct 20, 2021 14:36 JST
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced that the plug-in hybrid EV (PHEV) model of the all-new Outlander crossover SUV -- scheduled to be released in Japan in mid-December -- won the Good Design Award1 2021 run by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion.
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Woven Capital Invests in UP.Partners' New Venture Capital Fund Dedicated to Powering the Future of Mobility Through Emerging Technology
Oct 19, 2021 16:04 JST
Woven Capital, L.P., the investment arm of the Woven Planet Group, a Toyota subsidiary that is dedicated to building the safest mobility in the world, today announced that it has made an investment in UP.Partners' newly launched $230M venture capital fund.
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Toyota Charges into Electrified Future in the U.S. with 10-year, $3.4 billion Investment
Oct 18, 2021 18:22 JST
Toyota announced today that it will invest approximately $3.4 billion (380 billion yen) in automotive batteries in the United States through 2030.
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Evans and TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Seal Second in Spain
Oct 18, 2021 12:18 JST
Elfyn Evans finished second overall at the Rally de Espana to set up a final-round FIA World Rally Championship title decider with his TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team team-mate Sebastien Ogier, who finished fourth.
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Toyota: Production Plans in November 2021, as of October 15
Oct 15, 2021 14:37 JST
At Toyota, we have made repeated adjustments to our production plans since August due to a shortage of parts resulting from the spread of COVID-19, causing various inconveniences to all parties concerned.
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Mitsubishi Motors Reveals the Design of the All-New Outlander PHEV Model
Oct 15, 2021 08:03 JST
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) has revealed the design of the plug-in hybrid (PHEV) model of the all-new Outlander crossover SUV.
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All-New Lexus LX Premieres as the 2nd Model of Lexus Next Generation Following NX
Oct 14, 2021 08:56 JST
As the second model of the next-generation of Lexus following the NX, Lexus held the world premiere of the new LX today in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates and the reveal video is available online.
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