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2010 Toyota Prius hit high demand in Japan

Toyota Prius hit a Higher-than-expected demand in Japan. To response to it, Toyota ramp up production of its third-generation Prius Hybrid. Toyota spokesman Hideaki Homma, told Bloomberg news in early June this year that the company has increased production to 50,000 Prius hybrids a month at its Tsutsumi factory and Toyota Auto Body Co.’s Fujimatsu plant. The 2010 Prius was ...

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More 2012 Toyota/Subaru Sports Coupe scuttlebutt exposed

A “Toyota insider” at Toyota R&D has supposedly spilled a few more beans to 7Tune and revealed that the upcoming Toyota compact sports car, codenamed 086A, will offer lines that look similar to the current Lexus LF-A prototype as seen at the recent N¼rburgring 24 Hour endurance race. The Toyota insider has apparently been sitting on this information for quite ...

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VW wins 2009 International Engine of the Year

The International Engine of the Year Awards feature 11 Awards categories plus the coveted prize of International Engine of the Year. The Engine of the Year award is handed out based on the voting results of 65 motor scribes polled from all around the globe. Some 32 countries are represented in the jury, including the U.S., Germany, Japan, China, the ...

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Toyota Vios Sport at Singapore

In Singapore, Borneo Motors which is the authorised distributor of Toyota are selling the Toyota Vios in only Sport version. Somehow, the Vios needs to be bodykitted to looks smarter. In this post, we will not be talking the ‘blardy’ Vios 1.5 Auto and the 109ps engine. Mainly, just to share with our readers on the various bodykit that Toyota offers ...

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Toyota Vios TRD Sportivo from UMW Toyota Motor

Beginning of this year, UMW Toyota Motor announced that it was developing a TRD variant in collaboration with TRD Asia which based in Bangkok. Finally, UMW Toyota Motor introducing the Toyota Vios TRD Sportivo, the latest variant in the Vios line up featuring enhanced performance, aesthetics and overall desirability developed by TRD Asia. This Toyota Vios TRD Sportivo will replaces the Vios ...

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2012 Toyota/Subaru Sports Coupe

We’ve heard all this before about Toyota and Subaru joint effort to build an FR Sports Coupe. But now, we now have stronger proof than ever that Toyota is getting back into the affordable sports-coupe game. This front-engine/rear-drive 2-door will reincarnate the spirit of the 1983-1987 Corolla AE86, a car that’s still popular today, especially among drift enthusiasts. According to Best Car ...

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Thai-assembled Toyota Camry Hybrid

Toyota have previewed the Toyota Camry Hybrid that will be assembled in Thailand. The Thai-assembled Camry Hybrid will be the first Camry Hybrid to be based on the Aurion-based Camry body. We are not sure whether the Thai-assembled Camry Hybrid will be having the same hybrid powertrain as the US model Camry,Which is the 2.4 liter Atkinson cycle 2AZ-FXE engine producing 147 ...

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