Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'Toyota'

Next-Gen 2016 Toyota Prius to debut on Sept 8

Toyota has announced that the all-new fourth-generation Toyota Prius is going to be revealed on September 8. It's been seven years since the current Prius was introduced, but now its finally time to redo the best-selling hybrid as sales have started to decline.

2016 Toyota Land Cruiser gets a facelift

Toyota's iconic SUV - the Land Cruiser, is getting a facelift for the 2016 model year that includes styling updates, a new transmission and more technology.

2016 Toyota Tacoma starts at $24,200

Toyota has announced the pricing for the 2016 Toyota Tacoma pickup, which now boasts a more rugged exterior, a more modern interior and a new V6.

Is Toyota going to unveil a new small crossover in Geneva?

The subcompact crossover segment is growing insanely fast with the introduction of models, like the Chevy Trax, Honda HR-V and Mazda CX-3. Toyota may soon jump into the segment with a new smaller crossover that could debut as early as the next Geneva Motor Show in March.

Honda and Toyota finally embrace the turbo, Accord and Camry to get turbocharged

For years several automakers have been swapping out their large displacement engines for smaller turbocharged engines, but Japan's Big 3 - Honda, Toyota and Nissan have largely stayed away turbos. Save for the fact that the first Acura RDX had a turbo and the Nissan Juke and GT-R models currently offer a turbo, you won't find any other turbos on their lots. That's about to change.

Next-Gen Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid to have 30-35 mile EV range

It's being reported that the next-generation Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid will have a longer electric driving range of 30-35 miles.

Toyota will give you $7,500 to buy the 2016 Mirai fuel-cell vehicle

Pricing for the Mirai starts at $57,500 plus the $835 destination fee, but Toyota has announced at least three different programs to help get drivers into its new fuel-cell vehicle.

2016 Toyota Camry and Corolla Special Editions priced

Toyota has announced the pricing for the 2016 Camry and Corolla Special Edition models, which both get a few sportier styling bits to make both sedans look a little more aggressive.

2016 Toyota Mirai orders kick off on July 20

Toyota's Mirai fuel-cell vehicle is almost here and Toyota has announced that California customers will be able to order the Mirai starting on July 20.

2016 Toyota Mirai fuel-cell vehicle can travel up to 312 miles

Toyota has announced that the upcoming 2016 Mirai fuel-cell vehicle will have a driving range of 312 miles on a single fill of hydrogen. The Mirai is also rated at an EPA estimated 67 miles MPGe.

Next-gen Toyota GT86, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ may borrow the Miata's chassis

While the it's unlikely that Toyota would sell a rebadged Miata, there's a report that the roadster's chassis could be used for the next-gen Toyota GT86, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ coupes.

Mazda and Toyota confirm expanded partnership to share technologies

As was reported earlier this week, Mazda and Toyota have announced plans to further expand their existing partnership that has already given birth to the Scion iA.

2017 Scion FR-S to get updated styling and a little more power

Toyota has been pretty vocal about the fact that sales of the Scion FR-S have dropped off since it was introduced back in 2012. Sales of the FR-S were actually down 29 percent in April compared to a year ago, so hopefully an upcoming refresh to to the 2017 FR-S will help keep it alive.

Mazda may expand its partnership with Toyota to help it build a fuel-cell vehicle

Currently Mazda and Toyota have a partnership that is giving birth to the Mazda 2 based Scion iA. Now it's being reported that Mazda and Toyota are currently discussing plans to expand their partnership, which would give Mazda access to Toyota's fuel-cell and plug-in hybrid technology.

2016 Toyota Mirai fuel-cell vehicle arrives in October

Toyota has announced that the 2016 Mirai fuel-cell vehicle will officially arrive at select California dealerships this October. Plus leading up to the arrival, interested buyers can pre-order the Mirai starting this summer.

Toyota Mirai to be the first fuel cell vehicle to pace a NASCAR race

Toyota has announced that the 2016 Mirai fuel cell vehicle will pace the Toyota Owners 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Saturday night, April 25. The Mirai will be the first hydrogen-fueled vehicle to pace a NASCAR race.

2016 Toyota RAV4 gets a refresh and a new hybrid version

Toyota continues its quest to offer hybrid versions of many of its models and now the RAV4 SUV can be included in that list. Toyota has revealed the updated 2016 RAV4, which sees the introduction of the model's first hybrid version.

2016 Toyota RAV4 gets new hybrid version

Toyota has announced the addition of a new hybrid to its lineup - the 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid.

Toyota Tacoma Diesel isn't going to happen according to Chief Engineer

This year the Toyota Tacoma midsize pickup is finally getting some competition from GM's new Colorado and Canyon pickups and even though the Toyota gave the 2016 Tacoma a big refresh, there's one area that Toyota will not compete in - diesels.

2016 Toyota Avalon gets a facelift

Toyota has revealed the updated 2016 Avalon, which is getting a restyled exterior and updated features. Although the changes are small, the 2016 Avalon's face has been updated with a wider lower front grille, new turn signals, restyled LED taillights and a chrome bumper accent.

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