Toyota

What do they find exciting about the all-new Toyota Corolla Altis?

LEE JUNIA Toyota Makati The smooth flowing design of the exterior with a distinctive front fascia creates a dynamic and fresh exterior. On the other hand, the straight forward and uncluttered interior design is a good blend…

A look at the previous 11 generations of the Toyota Corolla Altis

The year was 1966, when Toyota introduced the Corolla model (known in Japan as the Toyota Karora). In less than a decade, it became the best selling car worldwide in 1974, and in 1997, it surpassed the…

Toyota Alphard: Gold Standard

Photos by Botchi Santos The Toyota Alphard seems to be synonymous with a lot of things. In Hong Kong and Macau, it is associated with gangsters and gamblers. In Japan, according to a Japanese-American friend of mine,…

2nd leg of Toyota’s HEV campus tour goes ‘archer green’

A total of 102 students, mostly from the Mechanical Engineering Department of the De La Salle University (DLSU), along Taft Avenue in Manila, were immersed in a symposium of the benefits of hybrid electric vehicles (HEV) during…

Toyota creates electric ‘People Mover’ for 2020 Olympic Games

Toyota's Accessible People Mover is an electric shuttle that offers 2020 Olympic Games visitors with "last one mile" transportation.…

Newly-opened Toyota Valenzuela puts customer experience to the fore

How does the next generation of automobile dealerships look and feel like? Perhaps this question can be answered by taking a closer look at Toyota Valenzuela, which debuted last June 28 along McArthur Highway in Barangay Dalandanan.…

Triple Treat: a visit to Toyota Mega Web

If you're planning a trip to Tokyo, make sure to set aside an afternoon to visit the Toyota Mega Web. Comprised of three huge activity areas-the History Garage, Ride Studio, and Toyota City Showcase-it has many unique…

China tech firm joins Geely, Toyota in push for self-drive cars

THE top search engine operator in China has partnered with Chinese carmaker Geely and Japan’s Toyota in developing artificial intelligence (AI) systems for autonomous cars, news agency Reuters reported on Thursday. Baidu, Inc. already has its Apollo…

Toyota Vios’ quarter binge

IT IS the only car in the Philippines which managed to top, by quite a margin, the 10,000-unit sales mark during the first five months of the year.…

Toyota-led ride service venture gains momentum

MONET, the on-demand, self-driving car service venture set up by SoftBank Corp. and Toyota Motor Corp. in October last year, has gained new investors — all Japanese carmakers. In a June 28 statement posted on the media…