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TOYOTA SETS NEW ELECTRIC LAP RECORD AT THE NüRBURGRING

Toyota Motorsport set a new lap record for an electric vehicle (EV) at the legendary 20.8km Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit in Germany. The Toyota Motorsport EV P001, with 100% electric powertrain and Jochen Krumbach at the wheel, set a new lap record of 7mins 47.794secs to beat the previous lap record, which stood at 9mins 1.338secs, by a very substantial margin. Using two electric motors, the Toyota Motorsport electric car has a top speed of 1…

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Powershift To Support Market Launch Of Toyota Prius Petrol/Electric Hybrid Car

POWERSHIFT TO SUPPORT MARKET LAUNCH OF TOYOTA PRIUS PETROL/ELECTRIC HYBRID CAR

Powershift, the government-backed initiative which aims to kick-start the market for clean fuel vehicles, has today confirmed it will be providing financial assistance worth £200,000 to help fund the UK market introduction of Toyota’s revolutionary new petrol/electric hybrid family car – the Prius. The car, which launched here on 17 October, is a full-size five-seater saloon. It is being funded under Powershift’s “demonstration project” scheme fo…

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TOYOTA YARIS ENGINE VOTED ‘BEST ENGINE IN THE WORLD’ BY PANEL OF TOP JUDGES

Toyota Prius Hybrid Engine Also Takes Two Top Honours Toyota’s ‘Mighty Atom’ 1.0-litre engine recently launched in its Yaris supermini has been voted the best engine in the world at the first ‘oscars for engines’. An international panel of 19 automotive experts gave the Yaris engine their top award at the first International Engine of the Year Awards presented by Engine Technology International magazine at Hamburg, Germany this week. The 998cc, 6…

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TOYOTA NEWS AND FEATURES – 7 OCTOBER 2016

The latest from the UK and overseas Click the “read more” links to access the full stories and pictures. Get the latest Toyota media news first – sign up for our email service here C-HR primed for production The production-ready C-HR crossover made its debut at the Paris motor show, displaying stand-out styling that’s faithful to Toyota’s original concept designs for the vehicle. Both full hybrid and petrol powertrains will be available – the lat…

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NEW PREVIA TAKES TOYOTA TO THE TOP

Toyota is to launch an all-new version of the Previa, its flagship family MPV. The new Previa, debuted at Geneva Motor Show 2000, will build on the established reputation of its predecessor for space, comfort and advanced styling. The new Previa is a striking, ultra-modern MPV that has been designed from the outset to carry six to eight adult passengers and their luggage in comfort. It offers flexible accommodation, excellent ride and handling an…

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AKIO TOYODA COMMENT FOR VICTORIES IN THE LE MANS 24 HOURS AND RALLY TURKEY

We could win the Le Mans 24 Hours 2020. We could also win Rally Turkey, the fifth round of FIA World Rally Championship on the same weekend. It was the last time for the TS050 HYBRID to compete in the 24-hour race. Sébastien, Kazuki and Brendon, thank you so much for driving the TS050 for a longer distance than any other car. Elfyn and Scott, thank you very much for driving through these harsh Turkey roads faster than anyone. It’s a shame that I…

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TOYOTA USHERS IN THE FUTURE WITH THE MIRAI FUEL CELL CAR

Toyota will launch its all-new Mirai hydrogen fuel cell vehicle in Japan1 on 15 December, before introducing it in the UK and other selected European markets in September 2015. Mirai – the name means future in Japanese – signals the start of a new age of vehicles. It uses hydrogen, an important future energy source, to generate electric power, delivering better environmental performance while giving customers the convenience and driving pleasure…

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OGIER, EVANS AND ROVANPERä: AN EXCITING NEW LINE-UP TO DRIVE THE TOYOTA YARIS WRC IN 2020

The Toyota Gazoo Racing World Rally Team is pleased to confirm an exciting, all-new driver line-up for the 2020 season. Six-time FIA World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier, proven rally winner Elfyn Evans and rising star Kalle Rovanperä will all join the team along with their respective co-drivers. Together, they will make for a perfect blend of speed, experience and youth behind the wheel of the Toyota Yaris WRC. Ogier, guided by co-driver Julien…

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THE NEW TOYOTA YARIS

Easy to Own, Cheap to Run Major services at 2 years or 20,000 miles 1 year/10,000 mile ‘Health Check’ that take just 30 minutes No need for official first service at 1,000 miles Fixed price servicing from £140 for 2 years, £220 for 3 years Class-leading replacement parts costs Up to 57% cheaper to repair front-end accidents, 91% for rear-end accidents On sale in the UK from 8 April The Yaris, Toyota’s new small car for Europe will be easy to own…

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THE NEW TOYOTA VERSO

Debut for significantly revised model at Paris motor show New exterior design with stronger Toyota family identity in the front-end styling Revised interior with changes to instruments and controls, new trim details and higher perceived quality New Verso joins new Auris and Auris Touring Sports for a renewed Toyota product offensive in the compact/family car market Planning, design and engineering led by Toyota Motor Europe, model built exclusive…

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TOYOTA COROLLA NAMED WHAT CAR? CAR OF THE YEAR

There was British success last night at the motor industry ‘Oscars’, although the name of the winner has a distinctly foreign ring to it. The new Toyota Corolla, built at Burnaston in Derbyshire, was named Car of the Year 2002 by What Car? at a prestigious ceremony in London’s Grosvenor House. The latest incarnation of what is the world’s best-selling car beat off strong competition from other Brits including the new Mini, Range Rover and Jaguar…

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London Drivers Can Miss the Traffic Every Time With Toyota Electronic Traffic Avoidance

LONDON DRIVERS CAN MISS THE TRAFFIC EVERY TIME WITH TOYOTA ELECTRONIC TRAFFIC AVOIDANCE

Toyota Launches the Uk’s First Dynamic Navigation System The news that Tower Bridge is to be closed for six weeks for maintenance is sure to cause a traffic nightmare for motorists who use the surrounding roads – except for those driving a 2002 Toyota Avensis*. They will benefit from Toyota’s latest genuinely useful innovation – Electronic Traffic Avoidance, or ETA. ETA will be standard on all new Avensis models already fitted with the standard s…

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