April 2, 2015

New Toyota FT-1 and FT-1 Vision Gran Turismo Concept revealed

Photo new Toyota FT-1 Concept

-+*Toyota has revealed a new FT-1 Concept – thought to preview a new Supra – and an FT-1 Vision Gran Turismo Concept. The new Toyota FT-1 Concept will debut at Pebble Beach. At the Detroit Motor Show in January, the impressive Toyota FT-1 Concept was revealed, with the general concensus being that it pointed firmly at […]

Toyota’s production hydrogen car will be the Toyota Mirai

Photo Toyota Mirai

-+*Toyota’s recently revealed production hydrogen fuel cell car will be named the Toyota Mirai when it goes on sale in 2015, it’s reported. Toyota are planning to join what looks set to be a bit of a rush by car makers to introduce mainstream hydrogen fuel cell cars with a production version of the Toyota FCV […]

New Toyota Yaris Facelift price & spec – costs from £10,995

Photo New Toyota Yaris Facelift price & spec

-+*The facelifted 2014 Toyota Yaris has now gone on sale with prices from £10,995 to £17,695, a choice of three trim levels and four powertrains. The 2014 Toyota Yaris has been given a bit of a facelift, as we reported back in April, and now, with the new Yaris going on sale, Toyota has worked […]

Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Saloon revealed

Photo Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Saloon

-+*The final design for the production Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Saloon has been revealed ahead of its arrival in the UK in Summer 2015. The final design of the production version of the Toyota Fuel Cell Saloon has been revealed ahead of its arrival in the UK next summer, and it’s not a million miles […]

New Toyota Aygo price & spec – costs from £8,595, and even less if you’re quick

Photo new Toyota Aygo

-+*Toyota has announced that the new Toyota Aygo City Car – revealed at Geneva in March – will cost from £8,595, with an extra £600 off for early orders. The new Toyota Aygo – Toyota’s take on the Citroen C1 / Peugeot 108 – arrived at the Geneva Motor Show in March, and probably looks the […]

Toyota GT 86, Subaru BRZ (and Scion FR-S) Cosworth Power Packs – up to 380bhp

Photo Toyota GT86 Cosworth Power Package

-+*Cosworth has revealed details of the FA-20 Power Packages for the Toyota GT 86, Subaru BRZ and Scion F-RS, offering from 230 bhp to 380 bhp. The triumvirate of affordable roadsters from Toyota, Subaru and Scion – the GT86, BRZ and FR-S respectively – are cracking little drivers sports cars that manage to offer huge […]

Toyota GT86 & Subaru BRZ getting Cosworth Performance upgrades (video)

Photo Cosworth Power Upgrades

-+*It looks like Cosworth are planning to give the Toyota GT86 and Subaru BRZ the performance boost that, so far, the car makers have resisted. Ever since the Toyota GT86 and Subaru BRZ arrived as ‘affordable’ sports cars with a focus on the dynamics rather than outright power, there’s been endless claims and rumours that […]

Toyota Auris revised and Icon Plus trim added – price from £14,495

Photo 2014 Toyota Auris

-+*The Toyota Auris has been given a bit of a refresh with more equipment and the arrival of an Icon Plus trim level. First delivers in June 2014. Toyota has decided it’s time to make a few tweaks to the Auris – nearly 2 years on from its debut –  so both the Hatch and […]

Toyota powering its US headquarters with Hydrogen Fuel Cell

Photo Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell US HQ

-+*With Toyota heading for its first series production hydrogen fuel cell car, they’ve installed an innovative fuel cell power system in their US headquarters. It’s been a pipe dream for a long time; harness the planet’s plentiful supplies of hydrogen to produce power. That’s getting a lot closer with a number of hydrogen fuel cell […]

Toyota Aygo gets new engine technology to make it more economical

Photo new Toyota Aygo

-+*The Toyota Aygo, Toyota’s city car shared with Peugeot and Citroen, is getting new engine technology to reduce fuel consumption by almost 30 per cent. The new Toyota Aygo has only just arrived as Toyota’s part of the city car triumvirate which includes the new Citroen C1 and new Peugeot 108, but its already set […]