Toyota Motor Corporation has reported that global hybrid sales have reached the 7 million unit mark in September. The latest million-unit hybrid cars were sold in a record time of 9 months.
Toyota is looking to enter small car segment in India to compete with Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai. The company is planning a sub-compact car under Rs. 7 lakh mark where the company has least presence.
With lack of any product in the segment between Etios and Corolla, Japanese automakers Toyota, along with their Indian counterparts Kirloskar Motors will be introducing the Vios sedan in India.
Etios Motor Racing (EMR) Trophy is back for a second year. 2014 season of EMR Trophy beckons young drivers to partake in a race series that’s part of the National Racing Championship (3rd and 5th Round) this year.
Toyota has awarded tuition support to 21 college-bound Asian Pacific Islander American (APIA) students studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines from southern California. In partnership with Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF), Toyota presented recipients a $2,500 scholarship toward a degree in a STEM field.
Toyota Kirloskar Motors Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation, Japan, has launched the new Land Cruiser Prado in India. This luxury sports vehicle is priced at Rs 84.9 lakh and commands an elevated level of exterior design and interior comforts.
Honda and Maruti Suzuki rank highest with Hyundai, Mahindra and Toyota tied at 2nd, J.D. Power Asia Pacific Report
Automobile buyers in India are no longer only heading for the showrooms and are instead incresaingly looking for used vehicles as per a recent study conducted by J D Power Asia Pacific 2013 India Sales Satisfaction Index Study.
Kirobo became the first robot to speak in outer space on Aug. 21, 2013. The robot astronaut, equipped with voice-recognition software from Toyota, sent a greeting to everyone on Earth and a photo to Mirata, the back-up crew member robot.
Toyota Kirloskar Motors 37.36% sales decline in April 2013. Sales stood at 9,007 vehicles for the month as compared to 14,378 units sold in April 2012.
Toyota North India Holi Campaign 25th – 30th March 2013. Toyota will also be offering its customers numerous packages which feature discounts and gift hampers worth Rs. 5000.
Faurecia inaugurates Emissions Control Technologies plant in India. Components and solutions manufactured by Faurecia are used in Toyota vehicles like Etios, Innova, Liva, Corolla and Fortuner