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Video: Toyota puts together a tribute video for Jeremy Clarkson

The era of Top Gear as we know it may be over because of Jeremy Clarkson’s termination. It’s a sad day really for the automotive world. And to reflect on some of the ways Clarkson has influenced all of us car lovers, Toyota decided to put a little video homage together paying tribute to the […]

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Report: Toyota’s new sports car collab with BMW to sit above GT 86

AutoCar reports that Toyota’s long-awaited midsize sports car collaboration with BMW will sit above the GT 86. Great, tell us something that we don’t know… Toyota Europe’s vice president and product planning head, Karl Schlicht, told the outlet of this somewhat new, but unsurprising development. So far, the midsize sports car in question was teased […]

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Scion sedan and hatch teased ahead of NY auto show

Whatever you do, don’t call it an Auris. It’s no secret that Scion plans to revitalize its lineup over the next few months with a new sedan and hatchback, and that we’ll see the fruits of this labor early next month in New York. It’s also no secret that the hatch, called the iM, will […]

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Report: BMW wants a Z4 successor to come before 2020

Rumors a plenty have been floating about regarding a new Z4 roadster to replace the current and aging model. However, plans for the new Z4 replacement have been up in the air and at this point, nobody has the slightest clue as to when a Z4 replacement will happen and what will come of it. […]

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Report: Toyota Tacoma’s chief engineer downplays diesel version

With General Motors leading the revival of the midsize pickup truck segment, pressure against other competitors of this segment has grown significantly. Perpetuating the pressure against these competitors, such as the Toyota Tacoma and the Nissan Frontier, is the fact that GM is offering a new 2.8L Duramax turbodiesel four. And a diesel engine is […]

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Toyota goes special with the Camry and Corolla Special Editions for Chicago

Toyota recently decided to give a special treatment to the Corolla and Camry to make them more…uhm…special…and guess what, they’re called the Special Editions. Mmm…how special… So what special kind of goodies do these Corollas and Camrys offer? For starters, the list begins with a wide array of visual and aesthetic upgrades and more standard […]

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Report: BMW, Toyota, Mini could work on future entry-level Minor

The Mini Minor, or Austin Seven, or Morris-Mini Minor, might be some familiar nameplates, and that’s because that was the original name used to market the original Mini Cooper–but they’re not to be confused with either the original Austin Minor or Morris Minor, since they are different vehicles. While the Mini Cooper itself, even in its […]

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Video: Toyota reveals their Super Bowl commercial

The Super Bowl TV ad onslaught for automobiles has begun and Toyota just threw another one into the mix. It features Paralympic medalist Amy Purdy, who was also a Dancing with the Stars finalist and the star car–the 2015 Toyota Camry. The Camry recently underwent a major refresh for the 2014 model year, and we mean […]

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Video: Toyota details their TRD Pro truck lineup in a new video

Toyota debuted a new special line of trucks last year called the TRD Pro line, consisting of a factory-backed and modified Tacoma, 4Runner, and Tundra, all of which feature a slew of Toyota Racing Development upgrades to gear the trucks towards off-road enthusiasts. Upgrades include under body skid plate protection, lift kits, serious all-terrain rubber, […]

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Report: Toyota and Lexus to introduce more crossovers to meet demand

It’s without a doubt that the crossover is one hot commodity and it’s even becoming more popular as Bloomberg reports Toyota and Lexus are gearing up to introduce more crossover models to meet surging demand. As if they weren’t already popular enough. According to the report, sales in general were up 16 percent last year for […]

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