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  • Toyota develops more fuel-efficient hybrid system

    Toyota develops more fuel-efficient hybrid system
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp has developed a computer chip for its gas-electric hybrid cars that could boost fuel efficiency by 10 percent and allow the automaker to install the hybrid system on more of its vehicles. The maker of Prius hybrids and...
  • Discovery Ball spends a night in Pompeii to benefit Science Center

    Discovery Ball spends a night in Pompeii to benefit Science Center
    The event: The Discovery Ball, benefiting the California Science Center Foundation, celebrated the West Coast premiere of “Pompeii: The Exhibition.” It was one of L.A.’s most elaborate black-tie bashes, raising nearly $1.2 million for...
  • Toyota recalls Lexus GS and Sienna minivans

    Toyota recalls Lexus GS and Sienna minivans
    Toyota has announced recalls of about 10,500 Lexus GS 350 sedans, from the model year 2013, and about 370,000 Sienna minivans, from the model years 2004 to 2010.  Toyota Motor Sales said the Lexus sedans suffer from a possible brake pedal assembly...
  • Toyota recalls 466,000 minivans and sedans for spare tire, braking issues

    Toyota recalls 466,000 minivans and sedans for spare tire, braking issues
    DETROIT (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday it is recalling 466,000 minivans and cars globally, mostly in the United States, for possible faulty brakes and loss of a spare tire. The Japanese automaker said it is recalling about 16,000 Lexus GS...
  • Toyota trades in SoCal for 'macho' Texas: That just ain't right

    Toyota trades in SoCal for 'macho' Texas: That just ain't right
    Don’t look now, Southern California, but not only did we just lose Toyota to Texas, we did so in part because we’re not, gulp, manly enough. Toyota announced Monday that it planned to consolidate many of its North American operations at a...
  • Did California drive Toyota to Texas?

    Did California drive Toyota to Texas?
    Re "Toyota to move from Torrance to Texas," April 28 Joining Occidental Petroleum, Toyota Motor Corp. is the latest company to flee the high taxes and onerous regulations of California, taking thousands of good-paying jobs with it. Meanwhile, in...
  • Toyota to move 3,000 jobs from Southern California to Texas

    Toyota to move 3,000 jobs from Southern California to Texas
    Toyota Motor Corp. said it will move 3,000 jobs from Torrance to new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, over the next three years. The move will affect 2,000 workers in Toyota's U.S. sales and marketing arm and 1,000 positions in its financial...
  • Brown attributes Toyota's Texas move to the dynamism of capitalism

    Brown attributes Toyota's Texas move to the dynamism of capitalism
    In his first public remarks on the shift of 3,000 Toyota Motor Corp. jobs from California to Texas, Gov. Jerry Brown chalked up the loss on Friday to “the creative destruction of capitalism.” “I put the emphasis on creative,”...
  • NHTSA launches probe into Cobalt recall; GM issues another apology

    The National Highway Safety Traffic Administration has launched a probe into why General Motors Co. did not promptly recall more than 1.6 million vehicles after it learned that faulty ignition switches were causing fatal crashes. The investigation is...
  • Toyota and Justice Department said to reach $1.2 billion settlement in criminal case

    Toyota and Justice Department said to reach $1.2 billion settlement in criminal case
    Toyota Motor Co. and the Justice Department have agreed on a $1.2-billion settlement to close a criminal probe into whether the automaker handled cases of sudden acceleration properly, according to media reports. The settlement -- which could be...
  • Toyota said to reach $1.2 billion settlement in U.S. criminal case

    Toyota said to reach $1.2 billion settlement in U.S. criminal case
    Toyota Motor Corp. has reached a $1.2 billion settlement to end a U.S. criminal probe of sudden unexpected acceleration that led to the recall of more than 10 million vehicles, two people familiar with the matter said. The settlement, which isn’...
  • The Muppets Catch a Cheaper Ride to the Super Bowl with Toyota

    The Muppets have hitched a ride to the Super Bowl in a Toyota. In a partnership that shows that studios don't always have to spend $4 million on a 30-second ad during the Big Game to promote a movie, Disney has offered Kermit the Frog and his felt...