Wooden body Toyota

Back in the day, building a car body out of wood would not have been a thing out of the ordinary. Today, however, I can think of only one car maker that still uses wood to build body panels, and that car maker is not Toyota. So then, this wooden body Toyota must be the [...]

Most common causes of a loss of power

When a vehicle starts to experience a lack of performance, some drivers begin to instantly fear the worst-case scenario. While a lack of power definitely warrants immediate attention, there is usually a relatively simple solution to the problem. Here are some of the most common causes of a loss of power. Clogged Air Filter As [...]

2015 Toyota Yaris starts from $14,845 in the U.S.

Toyota unveiled the US-spec Yaris facelift, a model which will go on sale this month with a starting price of $14,845. The Japanese hatchback comes with revised bumpers, optical blocks, front grille and alloy wheels as well as larger air intakes and tailgate. Inside, there’s a new dashboard while a reworked suspension promises to improve [...]

Learn more about the cost of ownership

When shopping around for a new car, consumers often consider the cost ownership associated with specific models. Sometimes, some buyers may be impulsive and short sighted when they see a low price on a particular vehicle they like. The truth is that a low sale price may disguise a relatively high cost for owning a [...]

2015 Toyota FCV Publicly Displayed in Colorado

The Aspen Ideas Festival taking place in Colorado, has welcomed the newly 2015 Toyota FCV, after the model was first presented in Europe just last week. The FCV model (Fuel Cell Vehicle) is now ending up in our news again, this time with the occasion of the official unveil in the United States. What`s interesting [...]

2015 Lexus IS Packed with Updates Inside

The Toyota`s subsidiary Lexus has officially confirmed that the upcoming 2015 Lexus IS would be coming with some basic updates at the exterior and under the hood, while most of the changes would be made inside. The 2015 Lexus IS is coming thus with LED fog lights outside, while the cabin is tweaked in piano [...]

Toyota Cross Auris Caught on Action

Spy photographers from Autonews online publication have managed to catch on camera a “weird and taller version of the Toyota Auris”, which might replace the current model. We already knew that the Toyota Japanese automaker was working on a new version Auris model, but it was up until now that the test mule had been [...]

2015 Toyota Aygo Available from 8,000 GBP in the UK

The Toyota Japanese based automaker has announced that the 2015 Aygo model will be launched in the UK, having a starting price of around 8,000 GBP once it will hit its dealerships in July 1. The 2015 Toyota Aygo will start from 8,000 GBP for the base entry-level, the model coming in two body styles, [...]

2014 Toyota Yaris revealed in depth

Toyota decided to release more details on the new Yaris, a hatchback model which is specially designed “for European customers.” Under the hood, Toyota offers a base 1.0-liter 69hp unit, a 1.3-liter 99hp and a frugal 90hp 1.4-liter diesel. Last but not least, a hybrid version combining an electric motor and a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine [...]

Kuhl Racing Toyota Prius

There are a few vehicles out there that just beg to be tuned, both aesthetically and performance wise, vehicles like a BMW M3. Then again, we have machines like the Toyota Prius, which most tuners wouldn’t touch for several reasons. Not only is the hybrid drive-train a pain to work with and improve performance, but [...]

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