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Toyoda wants engineers to develop affordable, eco-friendly, fun-to-drive Toyotas

Forget for a second that Toyota’s President and CEO Akio Toyoda is a media shy executive who doesn’t really come out of his cocoon to answer questions about the company’s massive recall woes. Before taking up the high ranks at the company founded by his grandfather, Toyoda had a lot of training and mentoring under […]

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Toyota GRMN Sports Hybrid concept hints at future sporty hybrid for 2011

Toyota’s new CEO Akio Toyoda is hell-bent on making the Japanese automaker more fun, appealing and sporty. Besides introducing the Toyota FT-86 G Sports at the 2010 Tokyo Auto Salon, Toyota introduced the GRMN Sports Hybrid, a vehicle based on the outgoing MR2 platform. The two-seater, four-wheel-drive gets a 3.3L V6 mated to Toyota’s THSII […]

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