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Updated 2019 Toyota Prius brings cleaner design and new tech

Toyota has advanced the styling and technology of its hybrid halo model with the global reveal of an updated Prius at the Los Angeles auto show. The new Prius brings cleaner, more engaging lines with revised front and rear-end treatments, headlamps, tail-lights, wheel designs and colour choices. Inside, the cabin’s …

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2019 Toyota Corolla Ascent Sport Hybrid Review

The Toyota Corolla is a bit like a set of jump leads – almost everyone has one in the garage, and if they don’t, they’ll know someone who does. I myself might not have ever owned a Corolla, but both my parents owned Corollas from the days of them being …

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First Look: 2019 Toyota Corolla Sedan

The new four-door version of the world’s best-selling car has made its global debut at Auto Guangzhou in China more than a year ahead of its expected arrival in Australian showrooms. The all-new Toyota Corolla Sedan, now entering it’s twelfth generation, promises improved driver engagement, comfort and refinement while bolstering …

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2019 Toyota HiLux gains TRD goodies

Toyota’s in-house Customizing & Development arm, which carries out motor sports activities and customised parts development under the TRD brand, has released TRD parts for the HiLux ute just as a special specification “Black Rally Edition” HiLux was announced. The road – or off road – going HiLux can now …

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2019 Toyota RAV4: Technical Overview

The 2019 RAV4 line-up will include the nameplate’s first ever hybrid variant, featuring the option of a newly developed electric AWD system that combines optimum traction with high fuel efficiency. A mechanical AWD system is also available in the new range, updated with Toyota’s first dynamic torque vectoring system that …

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Done-up Toyota Corolla hatch is boring no more

Think Corolla’s are boring? This nicely done up 2019 Corolla hatch should change that perception for good. Just take a look at it. It’s come complete with a front splitter, side skirts, rear skirts, roof spoiler and quad exhaust tips. There are also the blacked out side mirrors and roof …

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New Toyota Supra to debut in Detroit, due in Australia Q2 2019

Toyota has confirmed that the next-generation Supra will make its global debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January next year. The much-anticipated sports car is also slated for launch in Australia in the second half of 2019, signalling the return of the Supra nameplate down …

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Toyota to launch 5 new hybrid models by 2020

Toyota Australia has reaffirmed its commitment to adding five new hybrid models to its range over the next two and a half years as it ramps up its plans to deliver the petrol-electric technology to a broader base of customers. The company’s decision to expand the availability of hybrid models …

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Report: Toyota may revive the Celica or MR-2

The new Supra may not be the last stop in Toyota’s quest to get back into the minds of enthusiasts, as a recent interview with Masayuki Kai, Assistant Chief Engineer on the Supra project revealed that the automotive giant is looking at reviving one of two iconic Toyota nameplates: Celica …

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2019 Toyota Supra rendered based on leaked parts guide

We have seen the camouflaged prototypes. We have seen the spy photos. But the next-generation 2019 Toyota Supra won’t be unwrapped until early 2019. Fortunately, this rendering offers the closest look yet at the production car. Using the illustration in the leaked Toyota Supra’s parts guide, a user of the Supra MKV …

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Toyota CEO shows off his one-off, hotted-up Century GRMN

Toyota’s CEO, Akio Toyoda has been snapped in his new one-of-a-kind company car, a Toyota Century GRMN. Produced strictly for the Japanese domestic market, the Century is the flagship in Toyota’s local line up and this hotted-up version includes a custom bodykit with black trimming from Toyota’s go-fast division GRMN. …

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2019 Toyota Supra: more details emerge, future plans revealed

More details regarding the 2019 Toyota Supra – one of the most hotly anticipated cars of the coming year – have been revealed, including what’s on the cards for Australian-delivered models, and Toyota has also hinted at some of its future plans for its upcoming flagship sports car.  Known as …

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2018 Toyota Hilux Rogue Review

Making sense of the Toyota Hilux range used to be as simple as getting wet at the beach. You had the affordable and frugal Workmate, the mid range SR and the top of the line SR5. However now there’s twice as many to choose from with three additional grades fleshing …

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Toyota Corolla Touring Sports unveiled

Toyota has released the first official photos of its new Corolla Touring Sports, the Corolla hatchback’s wagon cousin. Created and developed in Europe for the European market, the Touring Sport will debut at the 2018 Paris Motor Show. Sitting on Toyota’s new TNGA (Toyota New Global Architecture) GA-C platform, the …

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