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Toyota Amends Recall on Potential Floor Mat Interference with Accelerator Pedal

January 27, 2010
On Wednesday, January 27, 2010, Toyota sent a letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration amending Toyota’s Defect Information Report of October 5, 2009 regarding the potential risk for floor mat entrapment of accelerator pedals in certain Toyota and Lexus models. Toyota has decided to include certain other models in the campaign. This action is separate from the recall of select Toyota vehicles for sticking accelerator pedals.... more

Toyota Temporarily Suspends Sales of Selected Vehicles

January 26, 2010
TORRANCE, Calif., January 26, 2010 - - Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today announced that it is instructing Toyota dealers to temporarily suspend sales of eight models involved in the recall for sticking accelerator pedal, announced on January 21, 2010.

“Helping ensure the safety of our customers and restoring confidence in Toyota are very important to our company,” said Group Vice President and Toyota Division General Manager Bob Carter. “This action is necessary until a remedy is finalized. We’re making every effort to address this situation for our customers as quickly as possible.”... more

Frequently Asked Questions For Sticking Accelerator Pedal Recall and Suspension of Sales

January 22, 2010
Frequently asked questions for the sticking accelerator pedal, floor mat pedal entrapment recalls and general questions on both recalls (Feb. 03, 2010).... more

Toyota Files Voluntary Safety Recall on Select Toyota Division Vehicles for Sticking Accelerator Pedal

January 21, 2010
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc, today announced it would recall approximately 2.3 million vehicles to correct sticking accelerator pedals on specific Toyota Division models. This action is separate from the on-going recall of approximately 4.2 million Toyota and Lexus vehicles to reduce the risk of pedal entrapment by incorrect or out of place accessory floor mats. Approximately 1.7 million Toyota Division vehicles are subject to both separate recall actions.... more

Toyota Announces Prices for New Highlander Special Edition

November 30, 2009

2010 Toyota Matrix Product Information

September 28, 2009

2010 Toyota Technology

September 28, 2009

Toyota Adds Standard Vehicle Stability Control, Traction Control on Matrix for 2010

September 28, 2009
The second-generation Toyota Matrix, which was introduced for 2009, gains standard Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) with traction control (TRAC) for 2010. The addition of VSC and TRAC, along with current standard features that include an Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), and Brake Assist help make up the Toyota Star Safety System™.... more

Toyota Announces Safety Recall on Select Vehicles

August 26, 2009
Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., will launch a voluntary Safety Recall with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) involving approximately 95,700 Toyota and Scion vehicles sold in the United States. On certain 2009 and 2010 model year Toyota Corolla, Corolla Matrix, and 2008 and 2009 Scion xD vehicles all equipped with 1.8 liter engines, Toyota has determined that if the vehicle is operated in extremely low ambient temperatures, there is a possibility that condensed moisture from the positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) port may seep into the brake system vacuum port and freeze.... more

College Graduates Offered a Break on New Toyota and Scion Vehicles

May 06, 2009
Toyota Financial Services (TFS), in partnership with Toyota Motor Sales, announced qualified College Graduates can receive a $1,000 rebate toward the purchase or lease of select new Toyota vehicles, including the Corolla, Matrix, RAV4, Camry (excludes Camry hybrid), Tacoma and Yaris and any new Scion model.... more

2010 Toyota Matrix Product Information

March 19, 2009

Vehicle Stability Control and Traction Control Now Standard Equipment in 2010 Toyota Corolla and Matrix

January 23, 2009
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., announced manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) today for the 2010 high mileage Corolla compact sedan and Matrix crossover utility vehicle, which now include Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) and Traction Control (TRAC) as standard equipment.... more

2009 Toyota Matrix 6-String

November 04, 2008
Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. and Fender Musical Instruments Corporation have partnered to create the Matrix 6-String concept car with design elements created and inspired by the world-renowned Fender Custom Shop.... more

Toyota Announces Zero-Percent Offer

October 03, 2008
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., today announced a zero-percent interest rate offer on 11 Toyota models for qualified buyers.... more

2009 Matrix Product Information

September 11, 2008

All-New 2009 Matrix Completely Redesigned For Improved Performance And Utility

September 10, 2008
The Toyota Corolla Matrix, the sporty five-door vehicle that helped redefine the concept of a crossover vehicle, has been redesigned for the 2009 model year to offer better performance while maintaining fuel economy with a wider choice of functional options.... more

Toyota And Scion Announce Prices On Select 2009 Models

July 25, 2008
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., announced new manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP) today for 13 select 2009 Toyota and Scion vehicles. The overall average MSRP for the 13 models increases by $181, or 0.81 percent.... more

Toyota Announces Mid-Year Pricing on Certain Toyota and Lexus Vehicles

May 02, 2008
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., announced new manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP) today for certain Toyota and Lexus vehicles, effective mid- to late May 2008.... more

Toyota Announces Safety Recall on Select 2003 and 2004 Model Year Corolla and Matrix

April 09, 2008
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., will launch a safety recall with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) involving approximately 539,500 Corolla and Matrix vehicles sold in the U.S.... more

2009 Matrix Rally Sport Specifications

January 30, 2008

Toyota Announces Prices For All-New 2009 Corolla And Matrix And 2008 FJ Cruiser Trail Teams Special Edition

January 25, 2008
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., announced manufacturer's suggested retail prices (MSRP) today for the all-new 2009 Corolla and Matrix, along with the 2008 FJ Cruiser Trail Teams Special Edition.... more

All-New 2009 Toyota Matrix Redesigned for Improved Performance, Utility

January 25, 2008
The Toyota Corolla Matrix, the sporty five-door vehicle that helped redefine the concept of a crossover vehicle, has been redesigned for the 2009 model year to offer performance that matters for driver enjoyment.... more

Toyota Unveils New Corolla Matrix at 2007 SEMA Show

Toyota Unveils New Corolla Matrix at 2007 SEMA Show

October 31, 2007
Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., unveiled the all-new second-generation Corolla Matrix at a press conference today at the 2007 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show.... more

2008 Matrix Specifications

October 01, 2007

2008 Matrix Features

October 01, 2007

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