Toyota has recently announced that automatic braking will be standard on nearly all its car and truck models by 2017. This is five years ahead of the Sept. 1, 2022 deadline the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave to all U.S. carmakers.
Is Toyota, the world’s largest car maker toying with the idea of being the first to produce a flying car? The Japanese auto maker has recently filed a patent, but did not actually refer to it as a flying car.
Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) is recalling 637,000 vehicles in the United States as part of a massive expansion of a global recall to replace potentially defective air bags that could rupture and send shrapnel into occupants.
Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said it will crank net profit up to a third straight record this year as cost cuts and rising U.S. sales offset weaker business elsewhere, building on bumper earnings last year powered largely by foreign-exchange gains.
Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T), the world's biggest automaker, plans to move production of its Corolla compact cars to a new factory in Mexico from Canada to benefit from lower costs, the Globe and Mail reported, citing sources familiar with the situation.
Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) on Wednesday promoted more foreigners to senior posts, including the first woman and first African-American to hold executive titles, diversifying a management team long dominated by Japanese men.
Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) said on Thursday it would call back 190,000 more vehicles to replace potentially defective air bags made by Takata Corp (7312.T), and Japan's regulator said it may change its recall system to better respond to what it called an "unprecedented" crisis.