Scion

Scion looks to end product drought with iM hatchback

6:30 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 19, 2014

Scion formally unveiled the long-awaited five-door iM Concept hatchback, marking the struggling brand's first new design in three years. The hatchback will arrive in dealerships next year after Scion shows a production version of the car at the New York auto show in April....
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Scion's iM and what comes after

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 17, 2014

After teasing the iM concept hatchback last month with shots of the nose and rear, Scion has released pictures of the entire car before its debut this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show....
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Scion readies iM Concept for L.A. Auto Show

7:15 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2014

Scion, aiming to regain momentum in the U.S., will use the Los Angeles Auto Show to showcase the iM Concept, a hatchback designed with young, adventurous drivers in mind....
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Scion's iM concept suggests Toyota's Auris is U.S.-bound

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 27, 2014

Toyota Motor Corp., on a mission to rejuvenate its youth-oriented Scion brand, may replace its boxy xB subcompact with a version of Europe's Toyota Auris, new images suggest....
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Trucks fly in a 'best we could have expected' September

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 1, 2014

U.S. sales of SUVs, small crossovers and full-size pickups soared in September as cars became a tougher sell. Overall volume rose 9 percent, and a 16.4 million SAAR showed demand remains strong even after the industry put up big numbers all summer....
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Toyota trucks carry load amid wait for '15 Camry

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 1, 2014

Booming crossover and SUV sales helped Toyota Division eke out its seventh straight monthly sales gain last month, while Lexus continued to gain ground on its luxury rivals....
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Q&A

Scion retools its pitch to youth in comeback bid

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 22, 2014

Once-adorable Scion is entering its awkward tween years, but hasn't hit its growth spurt yet. Nancy Inouye, now in her second year as Scion's national marketing communications manager, says the brand is targeting millennials....
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Toyota rides truck wave to 6% gain

12:00 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 3, 2014

Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. posted record SUV sales in August, including a 52 percent increase in RAV4 deliveries. The gains helped Toyota achieve a better-than-expected increase of 6 percent and outsell Ford Motor Co. to rank as the nation’s No. 2 automaker for the month....
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Toyota Motor advances 12% for best July in 7 years

4:24 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 1, 2014

Sales at Toyota Motor Sales rose 12 percent in July from a year earlier to 215,802 vehicles, for the automaker's best July sales in seven years as core models posted big gains....
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Scion's entry-level reload means big changes

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2014

Toyota has decided to keep Scion as a starter brand with a product lineup tailored to young shoppers....
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A crush of crossovers from Japan's Big 3

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 28, 2014

Already well positioned in the red-hot crossover segments, Honda, Toyota, Nissan and their luxury-brand offshoots are eager to hold their ground....
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RICHARD TRUETT

BLOG: Where U.S. shoppers draw the line on buying very small cars

12:02 pm U.S. ET | July 22, 2014

Daimler says it's giving the Smart car another go in the United States by rebuilding it from wheels to roof, complete with new powertrains. It may not help....
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