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2020 Toyota Tacoma To Be Revealed At Chicago Auto Show

2020 Toyota Tacoma teaser

Toyota will unveil the first details about its upcoming 2020 Tacoma pickup truck next week during the Chicago auto show. The company teased the announcement with this partially shrouded image that shows just the front end of the highly popular mid-sizer from the headlights up, with the silhouette of hillsides in the background. While the darkened picture leaves much to the imagination, we can see that the model shown closely resembles the current-generation Tacoma, which was all new for 2016. Since Toyota doesn't allude to any significant exterior changes, we can only assume that the news will include updates…

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Toyota Production In North America Nearly 2 Million in 2018

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In 2018, Toyota built 1,935,230 vehicles at its North American vehicle assembly plants. Since 1986, Toyota’s total vehicle production in North America has reached more than 38 million.
Toyota’s philosophy is to build where we sell and buy where we build. Positive economic factors such as low fuel prices, continued stability in the overall economy and strong customer demand for trucks and SUVs were all key drivers for 2018 production.   
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Toyota Financial Services Offers Payment Relief to Customers Affected by Shutdown

Toyota Financial Services Offers Payment Relief to Customers Affected by Federal Government Shutdown

Toyota Financial Services (TFS) announced it is offering payment relief options to its customers affected by the current federal government shutdown. This broad outreach includes any Toyota Financial Services (TFS) or Lexus Financial Services (LFS) customer financially burdened by the government shutdown, including furloughed workers, businesses and employees of businesses directly affected by the shutdown, government contractors, and suppliers.
Affected lease and finance customers in good standing with their accounts may be eligible to take…
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Toyota RAV4 Technology

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  • New Connections with Apple CarPlay and WiFi Connect – powered by Verizon
  • A New Kind of All-Wheel Drive
  • Toyota Safety Sense 2.0
  • A Smarter Hybrid

From new multimedia technology to smarter all-wheel drive and a more efficient hybrid powertrain, the fifth-generation Toyota RAV4 is brimming with high-tech that works seamlessly and conveniently to deliver a rewarding driving and ownership experience.
The technology show starts when you step into the RAV4. On Adventure, Limited and XSE…
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2019 Toyota 4Runner Strengthens Legacy in 35th Year

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  • New Nightshade Special Edition Available on Limited Grade
  • TRD Pro Adds Fox Suspension, TRD Roof Rack, JBL Premium Audio
  • Full-capability SUV with Body-On-Frame Construction
  • TRD Off-Road and Off-Road Premium Grades for Added Capability
  • 270-hp V6 and 5,000-lb. Towing Capacity

Since its introduction in 1984, Toyota 4Runner has built a reputation as the do-anything adventure vehicle. In those 35 years, 4Runner has evolved to offer more creature comforts, safety and tech, but the reason it…
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2018 Toyota Prius Remains A Hybrid Benchmark

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  • Toyota Safety Sense P (TSS-P) Standard Across All Grades
  • New Standard 11.6-inch HD Multimedia Display on Prius Four and Four Touring
  • Up to 65.5 cubic feet of cargo space
  • Prius Two Eco Offers EPA-estimated 58 MPG City
  • Available in Seven Grades, Including Top-Line Touring
Around the world, its name is synonymous with “hybrid.” Almost two decades after the first Toyota Prius was introduced in the U.S., hybridization has become common, and the…
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Toyota Rises, Everyone Else Falls in OEM-Supplier Relations Study

Toyota is the only automaker to improve in the 18th annual OEM-Supplier Working Relations Index, while the Detroit Three, Honda and Nissan slip.

The study, conducted by research firm Planning Perspectives and which surveyed 684 salespeople at 496 Tier-1 suppliers on their relations with the Big Six U.S. automakers, sees Toyota’s score go from 328 last year to 333 this year.

Suppliers rate Toyota higher than FCA, Ford, General Motors, Honda and Nissan…

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Toyota to build more fuel cell stacks, hydrogen tanks at new facility

As it works to increase sales of fuel cell cars worldwide, Toyota is scaling up its production of two key components for the green vehicles. Production of hydrogen fuel cell stacks is moving to a new, 750,000 square-foot facility within Toyota City, Japan, while a new line for building hydrogen tanks will be built within the company's Shimoyama Plant.

Both of the new production facilities are expected to come online around 2020. Fuel…

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Toyota Motor North America Reports April 2018 Sales

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Toyota Motor North America (TMNA) today reported April 2018 sales of 192,348 vehicles, a decrease of 4.7 percent from April 2017 on a volume basis. With two less selling days in April 2018 compared to April 2017, sales were up 3.2 percent on a daily selling rate (DSR) basis. 
Toyota division posted April sales of 170,706 units, down 5.1 percent on a volume basis and up 2.8 percent on…
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