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2015 New York International Auto Show - 2016 Scion iA and iM Reveals - Doug Murtha

2015 New York International Auto Show - 2016 Scion iA and iM Reveals - Doug Murtha

March 31, 2015
Doug Murtha, Group Vice President of Scion Division reveals the 2016 Scion iM hatchback and iA sedan at the 2015 New York International Auto Show on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. ... more

Scion’s Dual Vehicle Launch Opens Striking Options for Younger Drivers

Scion’s Dual Vehicle Launch Opens Striking Options for Younger Drivers

March 31, 2015
NEW YORK – March 31, 2015 – In one thrilling act, two new Scion vehicles owned the stage on the eve of the New York International Auto Show. The all-new Scion iM made its debut for hundreds gathered at ArtBeam gallery. The iM offers young buyers a fun-to-drive, high-style, high-content, high-MPG rated hatchback for a whole lot less than they’d expect. Sharing the spotlight was the all-new Scion iA. It’s Scion’s first-ever sedan, remarkably sporty and very affordable. Both vehicles will arrive in dealerships this September.... more

2016 Scion iA Product Information

2016 Scion iA Product Information

March 31, 2015

2016 Scion iM Product Information

2016 Scion iM Product Information

March 31, 2015

Five Doors, a Hatch and Room for Adventure:

Five Doors, a Hatch and Room for Adventure:

March 31, 2015
NEW YORK – March 31, 2015 – If the badge on the all-new 2016 Scion iM stood for “instant message,” the message to young buyers would be that they can now get a fun-to-drive, high-style, high-content, high-MPG rated hatchback for a whole lot less than they’d expect. The all-new Scion iM arrives in dealerships this fall, starting under $20,000. In true Scion practice, that’s for a mono-spec model equipped like an upgrade model from competitors.... more

Sports Sedan that Shouts Success

Sports Sedan that Shouts Success

March 31, 2015
NEW YORK – March 31, 2015 – Scion is expanding its line-up in more ways than one. In addition to adding a new vehicle to its stable, it’s also adding its first-ever sedan, the remarkably sporty, yet very affordable, 2016 Scion iA.... more

2015 NADA/J.D. Power Automotive Forum - Mark Templin

2015 NADA/J.D. Power Automotive Forum - Mark Templin

March 31, 2015
Lexus International Executive Vice President Mark Templin speaks at the 2015 NADA/J.D. Power Automotive Forum in New York on March 31, 2015.... more

National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation Launches from Dallas

National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation Launches from Dallas

March 31, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif. (March 31, 2015) – Fresh water is a precious resource, something that is a vital part of daily life and sustainability. But steps must be taken now to ensure that the supply isn’t depleted at such a rapid rate. Toyota realizes this importance and, for the fourth consecutive year, is partnering with the Wyland Foundation to sponsor the National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.... more

Hey Mr. DJ! Toyota Manufacturing Lets the Beat Drop

Hey Mr. DJ! Toyota Manufacturing Lets the Beat Drop

March 31, 2015
NEW YORK (March 31, 2015) – The backbeat kicks in. Momentum builds. The star of the show takes center stage. It’s the opening number of one of the world’s best-selling acts, but not quite who you’d think. It’s the 2015 Toyota Corolla rolling off the production line in its own “Gifony” remix. And the DJ is you.... more

Meet Steve. The Dummy.

Meet Steve. The Dummy.

March 30, 2015
His job? To walk in front of vehicles.

Steve is a moving dummy (also known as a mannequin) that stands in for a pedestrian crossing a road. Mannequins like Steve – which come in adult and child sizes – mimic different walking speeds and angles to allow for realistic testing situations. ... more

Lexus and Toyota Roll-Out Low-Cost Automated Braking Safety Packages

Lexus and Toyota Roll-Out Low-Cost Automated Braking Safety Packages

March 30, 2015
NEW YORK, NY, March 30, 2015 - The world’s first compact crossover sport utility vehicle (SUV) and the world’s first luxury crossover SUV are helping to bring advanced safety technology to the mass market; raising the bar and lowering the price.  The move is a major stride towards Toyota’s vision of a mobility future that improves safety and is more convenient for everyone, bringing a package of automated driver assist technologies closer to the mainstream.
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Big News in the Big Apple: Lexus Exhibit at 2015 New York International Auto Show Features the All-New Redesigned RX

Big News in the Big Apple: Lexus Exhibit at 2015 New York International Auto Show Features the All-New Redesigned RX

March 30, 2015
NEW YORK – March 30, 2015 - Enthusiasts will have the opportunity to see up close and personal, the next generation 2016 RX as Lexus will introduce the 2016 RX at the 2015 New York International Auto Show.  The fourth generation RX mid-size luxury utility vehicle defined a segment when it went on sale 17 years ago and is Lexus’ best-selling vehicle.... more

Robot Astronaut Kirobo Awarded Two Guinness World Records™ Titles

Robot Astronaut Kirobo Awarded Two Guinness World Records™ Titles

March 27, 2015
Two Guinness World Records titles have been awarded to Kirobo, the robot astronaut developed as part of a joint research project between Dentsu Inc., the University of Tokyo’s Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, Robo Garage Co., Ltd., Toyota Motor Corporation, and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).... more

Scion to Show Evolution of Youth-Oriented Brand in Display at 2015 New York Auto Show

Scion to Show Evolution of Youth-Oriented Brand in Display at 2015 New York Auto Show

March 27, 2015
NEW YORK (March 27, 2015) – Bright lights, big city, tremendous new products. At this year’s New York International Auto Show, visitors will see the evolution of Scion through two new models on display for the first time – iM and iA. Revealed to the world in New York, these two vehicles appeal to a savvy generation of young, urban drivers who have unique perspectives and needs.... more

Making Ever-better Cars: A Progress Report

Making Ever-better Cars: A Progress Report

March 26, 2015
Toyota City, Japan, March 26, 2015 -- In the four years since announcing its new Global Vision, Toyota has made significant progress toward achieving sustainable growth by making ever-better cars. This has required a new approach to manufacturing automobiles, with the core aims being greatly improved product development and more competitive production sites. This work is based on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) and is supported by the cultivation of a skilled and capable workforce.... more

Toyota Exhibit at New York Auto Show Features New RAV4 Hybrid and Tacoma Models, Engaging Activations

Toyota Exhibit at New York Auto Show Features New RAV4 Hybrid and Tacoma Models, Engaging Activations

March 26, 2015
NEW YORK (March 26, 2015) – Want to see what mobility looks like today? Tomorrow? Visitors to the New York International Auto Show will glimpse exactly that when they check out the Toyota exhibit. They’ll see the newest hybrid model in the Toyota line-up, the RAV4 Hybrid. The RAV4 Hybrid, the fuel-efficient iteration of one of the company’s best-selling, award-winning vehicles, is making its world debut in New York. ... more

A New Hybrid Joins the Toyota Family

A New Hybrid Joins the Toyota Family

March 26, 2015
The 2016 RAV4 Hybrid. See it April 2, 12:30 p.m. EDT at the New York International Auto Show.... more

The Accidental Engineer

The Accidental Engineer

March 25, 2015
Dana Buckley doesn’t fit the outdated image of a math-churning, glasses wearing, pocket-protected engineer.

With her passion for kinematics, the study of motion, she’s more about applying math than just adding up numbers.

As a safety engineer at the Toyota Technical Center (TTC) in Saline, Mich., since 2012, Buckley’s world is a series of crash tests, crash test dummies and the lives they can help save.... more

Toyota Names General Contractors to Manage 'One Toyota' Construction Projects in Texas, Michigan and Kentucky

Toyota Names General Contractors to Manage 'One Toyota' Construction Projects in Texas, Michigan and Kentucky

March 25, 2015
Plano, Texas, (March 25, 2015) – Toyota today announced that it has selected general contractors to manage construction at three sites as part of the Company’s plan to build a new North American headquarters in North Texas and expand operations in Michigan and Georgetown, Kentucky.... more

Three Toyota Suppliers Receive Superior Quality Performance Award for 2014

Three Toyota Suppliers Receive Superior Quality Performance Award for 2014

March 25, 2015
ERLANGER, Ky. (March 25, 2015)  – Three Toyota suppliers -- Fuel Total Systems Corporation of  Lebanon, Ky.; TAIHO Manufacturing of Tennessee, LLC. of Gordonsville, Tenn.; and OTICS USA Inc. of Morristown, Tenn. -- received the company’s highest supplier recognition, the Superior Award for Quality Performance, during its Annual Supplier Business Meeting in March at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington.... more

Toyota Hits Its Stride Becoming the Official Vehicle Sponsor of Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Concert Series

Toyota Hits Its Stride Becoming the Official Vehicle Sponsor of Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Concert Series

March 23, 2015
DALLAS (MARCH 23, 2015) – Ahead of 15,000 runners hitting the pavement at the Humana Rock n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon on Sunday, March 22, Toyota and Competitor Group, Inc. (CGI), the organizer of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, announced a sponsorship agreement, making Toyota the official vehicle of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon and Concert Series through March 2016. The sponsorship will stretch beyond the deep roots Toyota has planted in Texas to expand to all 22 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon events in the U.S.... more

2016 Lexus RX To Make Its Global Debut Under the Bright Lights of the Big Apple: 2015 NYIAS

2016 Lexus RX To Make Its Global Debut Under the Bright Lights of the Big Apple: 2015 NYIAS

March 20, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif. – March. 20, 2015 – Lexus will introduce the all-new 2016 RX at the 2015 New York International Auto Show. When the RX model launched 17 years ago, it defined a new luxury segment. Since then, it has dominated mid-size luxury utility vehicle sales. The fourth generation RX will make its global debut at a press conference in the Galleria at Jacob Javits Convention Center on Wednesday, April 1 at 9:10 a.m. EDT. The press conference will also be streamed live at https://new.livestream.com/LexusInternational/NY-2015.
 
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Attention Global Street Musicians: We’re Forming a Band

Attention Global Street Musicians: We’re Forming a Band

March 18, 2015
TOKYO, March 18, 2015 -- Around the world, some of the most vibrant musical performances take place on street corners. To celebrate some of the world’s best buskers, Toyota Motor Corporation is launching a global street music initiative called "Feeling the Street" (www.feelingthestreet.com).... more

Scion’s Double-Take at New York International Auto Show

Scion’s Double-Take at New York International Auto Show

March 18, 2015
TORRANCE, Calif., March 18, 2015 – One look at Scion won’t be enough for guests attending the New York International Auto Show.  It will take two looks (or more) to see the World Debuts from Scion. Both the Scion iM and the newly named Scion iA will be revealed on the eve of the show, March 31, 2015.... more

Toyota Celebra Una Decada Como La Marca #1 En El Mercado Hispano

Toyota Celebra Una Decada Como La Marca #1 En El Mercado Hispano

March 18, 2015
TORRANCE, CALIF. (17 de marzo de 2015) – Los clientes leales de Toyota en Los Ángeles estaban eufóricos cuando el fabricante de autos más grande en el mundo patrocinó un show privado especial con el artista ganador del premio Grammy, Ricky Martin, quien cantó sus grandes éxitos, así como música de su nuevo álbum, A Quien Quiera Escuchar.... more

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