Ford, Toyota models will help boost Turkish car output to record

July 13, 2014 20:01 CET
New models from Ford, Toyota and Hyundai are expected to help boost Turkish automotive production to a record this year as a recovery in European demand drives up exports....
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Toyota advances 3% as cars set pace

4:47 pm U.S. ET | July 1, 2014
Toyota Motor Sales posted a 3 percent increase in U.S. sales in June, marked by significant gains from cars at the Toyota and Lexus brands....
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Mazda3 a casualty of Civic-Corolla war

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 17, 2014
The Mazda3 has racked up accolades as the driving enthusiast's choice in the compact segment since the redesigned 2014 model went on sale last fall. But its sales numbers tell a different story....
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Toyota Camry poised to retain No. 1 car crown

4:46 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 3, 2013
With a month to go in 2013, the Toyota Camry has locked up first place for a 12th consecutive year, but its dominance in the mid-sized segment is shrinking even as the automaker dangles bigger-than-usual discounts to lure buyers....
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A photo flub puts M-B diesel on Corolla site

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 28, 2013
On Toyota Motor Sales USA's Web site, the thumb and forefinger of a giant hand hold an engine behind the back bumper of a 2014 Corolla. The idea is to show how shoppers can configure their own cars....
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Toyota's high-tech safety push

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 12, 2013
Toyota is forging ahead on advanced safety systems, even as it falls behind rivals on more mundane crash-protection technology....
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2014 Toyota Corolla rated 'marginal' in IIHS crash test

4:19 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 3, 2013
The Toyota Corolla, despite a full redesign for 2014, failed to fare well enough on a tough, new crash test to receive honors from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the group said today....
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Toyota to export Corolla from U.S. to Latin America, Caribbean

6:50 am U.S. ET | Sept. 26, 2013
Toyota will begin exporting the compact Corolla sedan from a plant in Mississippi next year to 18 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean....
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Toyota tests $60 annual nav subscriptions in Europe

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 9, 2013
Toyota's U.S. and European operations are diverging on whether to charge customers subscriptions for navigation and entertainment apps on the redesigned 2014 Corolla compact....
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Could the Toyota Auris be the next Scion?

3:42 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 5, 2013
No Toyota product planner will put a career on the line, go against U.S. customer desires and insist on sharp handling in a Corolla. But there's still hope for America....
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Corolla ads will drive down musical memory lane

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2013
For the launch of the redesigned 2014 Corolla, Toyota is strolling through 50 years of history in its TV advertising campaign, linking vintage Corollas to a variety of musical memories. Toyota declined to say how much it will spend on the campaign, but when the Camry was redesigned two years ago the launch budget was more than $175 million....
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Toyota's cheap-lease gamble

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2013
Eager to regain market share in the price-sensitive compact segment, Toyota is cutting customer lease payments on the redesigned 2014 Corolla by setting residual values much higher than in the past, according to dealers and lease trackers. It's a risky move. Toyota and its finance captive are counting on lease-end values to be well above those of competing cars that have long enjoyed stronger residuals than the Corolla....
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Corolla gets a makeover, bold attitude

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2013
It's the age-old conundrum when it comes to redesigning big-volume, midmarket cars: how to modernize and connect with younger shoppers without alienating traditional customers and conservative fleet buyers....
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