Category: Auto & Transportation

Updating the 2022 Jetta and Jetta GLI
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Updating the 2022 Jetta and Jetta GLI

The 2022 Jetta and Jetta GLI Hein Schafer, senior vice president of product marketing and strategy with Volkswagen Group of America, introduces the 2022 Jetta and Jetta GLI Although U.S. buyers are moving more toward SUVs, the sedan segment still represents a significant portion of the market — and the Jetta has been and continues…

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LEXUS DESIGN AWARD 2022 Judges Announced | Lexus | Global Newsroom

Paola Antonelli is Senior Curator of Architecture & Design at The Museum of Modern Art, as well as MoMA's founding Director of Research & Development. Her goal is to promote design's understanding, until its positive influence on the world is universally acknowledged. Her work investigates design's impact on everyday experience, often including overlooked objects and…

Toyota Corolla Commercial makes its debut
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Toyota Corolla Commercial makes its debut

The Corolla takes a new direction today with the world premiere of the new Toyota Corolla Commercial van, the first full hybrid van in its class, at the 2021 Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham.Built in Britain at Toyota’s Burnaston plant – the home of European Corolla production – the Corolla Commercial will be the first…

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Resumption of Services of the Toyota e-Palette Vehicle and Additional Safety Measures at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Athletes’ Village | Corporate | Global Newsroom

Incident Analysis The Pedestrian The pedestrian was a visually impaired person who was walking alone. When the pedestrian tried to cross the intersection, the individual came into contact with a vehicle passing through the intersection. The Vehicle When the vehicle was turning right, upon entering the intersection, it detected a person in the intersection and…

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Sales, Production, and Export Results for July 2021 | Sales, Production, and Export Results | Profile | Company

Toyota Motor Corporation works to develop and manufacture innovative, safe and high-quality products and services that create happiness by providing mobility for all. We believe that true achievement comes from supporting our customers, partners, employees, and the communities in which we operate. Since our founding over 80 years ago in 1937, we have applied our…

How a telepresence robot made a young soccer enthusiast’s dreams come true
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How a telepresence robot made a young soccer enthusiast’s dreams come true

Volkswagen teams up with OhmniLabs on custom telepresence robot, CHAMP, to provide matchday access for young soccer fans. Like a lot of 10-year-old soccer fans, Luna Perrone of Palm Beach, Florida, has a few favorite stars – like Alex Morgan, the U.S. Women’s National Team forward and Volkswagen Ambassador. Unlike most other young supporters, however,…

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Statement Regarding a Collision between a Pedestrian and a Toyota e-Palette Vehicle at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Athletes’ Village | Corporate | Global Newsroom

On Thursday, August 26, 2021 at around 14:00, a Toyota e-Palette, a mobility vehicle used to support mobility within the Athletes’ Village at the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, collided with a visually impaired pedestrian about to cross a pedestrian crossing. Firstly, we would like to express our sincerest apologies to the individual that…

GR Supra by Bilstein: faster than an AMG
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GR Supra by Bilstein: faster than an AMG

Knowing that the production Toyota GR Supra forms the basis of the GT4 competition model has given aftermarket tuning specialists like Bilstein plenty of inspiration for offering track day upgrades for customers’ road cars.World-renowned German suspension manufacturer Bilstein is one such company that has taken on the challenge of optimising the GR Supra for track…