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  • Exclusive: Toyota pauses on Mexico expansion to review growth strategy

    BEIJING/NAGOYA Japan (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp is reconsidering a move to open a new compact car assembly plant in Mexico after company President Akio Toyoda told planners searching for a site to pause and review its rationale, executives familiar...
  • Toyota demora decisión sobre expansión en México y revisará planes

    PEKIN/NAGOYA Japón (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp está reconsiderando sus intenciones de abrir una nueva fábrica de autos en México, después de que el presidente de la empresa, Akio Toyoda, ordenó a los colaboradores que buscan un sitio detenerse y revisar...
  • Toyota forecasts profit drop as challenges grow

    Toyota forecasts profit drop as challenges grow
    Toyota Motor Corp. forecast that profit will fall from last year's record as demand slumps in Japan, competition intensifies in the U.S. and the yen is no longer the boon it used to be. Net income will probably slip to 1.78 trillion yen, or $17 billion,...
  • Was Toyota driven out of California? Not so fast

    Was Toyota driven out of California? Not so fast
    Toyota's plan to close its Torrance headquarters and ship 3,000 jobs to a Dallas suburb has triggered a new round of hand-wringing among those who see business-friendly Texas gaining at the expense of regulation-choked California. In Austin, Texas Gov....
  • Performance rules in Detroit: Best of the 2014 Auto Show

    Performance rules in Detroit: Best of the 2014 Auto Show
    The North American International Auto Show in Detroit is America's annual celebration of the automobile. Manufacturers from all over the world display their latest products to the public, reveal new ones to the media, and show off concept cars to spark...
  • Lexus takes bold turn with new IS sport sedans

    Lexus takes bold turn with new IS sport sedans
    If BMW is considered the ultimate driving machine, Lexus is viewed more as the ultimate easy chair. Toyota's luxury brand has succeeded in building a reputation for supreme comfort and quality but struggled to add aggressive styling and driving...
  • Detroit Auto Show: Toyota teases next Corolla with Furia concept

    Detroit Auto Show: Toyota teases next Corolla with Furia concept
    The "exciting" and "provocative" new compact sedan from Toyota comes in a squat, sloped package with bulging fenders, carbon-fiber accents and massive 19-inch alloy wheels. This is the ... Corolla? It's the Corolla Furia concept, at least, unwrapped...
  • Lexus has bikini models strut in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

    Lexus has bikini models strut in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue
    It is like having a “booth babe” come out of the print advertisement.  Overseas, Toyota has used a cross-dresser to sex up its advertising. Now the Japanese automaker, known for its conservative cars, is leveraging Sports Illustrated’s...
  • Electric RAV4 jolts Toyota

    Electric RAV4 jolts Toyota
    The much-vaunted systems used by Toyota Motor Corp. to churn out millions of vehicles are being put to one side as the automaker tries to crack new markets in the U.S. Speed has been at the fore in Toyota's joint development of an electric version of its...
  • Toyota predicts double the profit in 2013; Q4 income quadruples

    Toyota predicts double the profit in 2013; Q4 income quadruples
    After dealing with floods, earthquakes and a super-strong yen, Toyota Motor Corp. is following a fourth quarter in which income quadrupled with a similarly optimistic forecast for 2013. The Japanese car company, which last year relinquished the title...
  • Toyota and Salesforce.com team to build Toyota Friend social network

     
    Toyota has teamed with Salesforce.com to build Toyota Friend, a social network connecting cars, dealers and the automaker. Toyota Friend is set to launch in Japan in 2012, first with Toyota electric cars and later with plug-in hybrids, before rolling...
  • Cars.com News Briefs: March 22, 2012

     
    Here's what we have our eye on today: The Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers, a group that represents a dozen automakers including the Detroit Three and Toyota, is gearing up to fight provisions in a $109 billion, two-year highway bill that......