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Facelifted Toyota 86 set for New York Show debut

Good news for Toyota fans, the 86 will receive its first major facelift after 4 years as Australia’s best-selling sports car. The information comes ahead of the New York International Auto Show where the vehicle will make its public debut. The upgrade covers almost all aspects of the sports coupe, …

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Updated Toyota Kluger leaner yet more powerful

Toyota is set to introduce the updated Kluger seven-seat SUV at the New York International Auto Show, running from March 25 to April 3. Scheduled to arrive in Australia in the first half of 2017, the revised Toyota Kluger will feature refreshed exterior styling, with a new upper and lower …

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All-new 2016 Toyota Prius pricing and specification

The fourth-generation Toyota Prius has arrived in Australia bringing with it a dramatic new styling and revised drivetrain with further improvement in fuel economy. Available in two grades, the sportiest iteration of the world’s best selling hybrid vehicle will bow into showrooms later this month priced from $34,990 plus on-roads …

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Toyota C-HR officially unveiled. Arriving early 2017

Toyota has announced it will enter the fastest-growing passenger car segment in Australia with the flamboyant C-HR compact crossover, which is making its global debut today at the Geneva Motor Show. The company’s newest SUV is slated for an early 2017 arrival in local dealerships. Toyota Australia’s executive director sales …

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Toyota to unveil production version of C-HR Concept at Geneva

Toyota will reveal the long-awaited production car based on the C-HR Concept at next week’s Geneva International Motor Show. First unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show last year, the C-HR Concept features a bold design language that is said to project a confident and sporty look. It matches a stunning …

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2016 Toyota HiLux Review

The Toyota HiLux year after year tops the sales charts and it’s not hard to see why; with its style and practicality you can use it as a tough work truck, a family mover or as an enthusiast vehicle. The HiLux range is extensive; up to 31 different cab combinations …

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Toyota launches Corolla Hybrid hatch

Toyota will bring the added appeal of hybrid technology to Australia’s best-selling passenger car with the mid-year launch of a Corolla Hybrid hatch. The new Corolla Hybrid hatch is said to use around one-third less fuel while producing similar power to the petrol-only Corolla hatch with its Multidrive S automatic …

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2016 Toyota Fortuner Review

Some of you may recall the Toyota 4Runner, last sold in Australia between 1984 and 1996 priced between $38,000 and $50,000. It’s based on the Hilux ute with 4 doors, 5 seats and a fixed canopy. Marketed as an affordable heavy-duty 4WD, the 4Runner satisfied the needs of many adventure …

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Asian car brands top dependability study in the UK

Japanese and Korean cars top a recent dependability study by Warrantywise UK Dependability Table in the UK. Warrantywise is a UK used car warranty service and maintenance plan specialist. They provide an extended vehicle warranty of the highest quality, for all makes and models, to private individuals and the country’s …

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Aimgain gives Toyota 86 a visual treat

Although the Toyota 86 has been in the market for over three years, it continues to be the darling of the tuning industry. The latest example comes from Japanese tuner Aimgain and we like what we see. Called the LF-Sport, the bodykit includes new Lexus-inspired front bumper and grille, side …

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High profile drivers fire up Toyota 86 Racing Series

A trio of high-profile racing drivers bearing some of the most famous names in Australian motorsport has combined to give the Toyota 86 race car its official track debut. Steven Johnson, Leanne Tander and Aaron Seton performed demonstration laps in three Toyota 86 race cars at the Sydney 500, held …

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Refreshed 2015 Toyota RAV4 pricing and specification

Toyota has introduced the facelifted 2015 Toyota RAV4 in Australia. Available in both petrol and diesel engines, the new model is priced from $27,990 plus on-road costs for the entry-level, front-wheel drive GX petrol. The 2015 RAV4 adopts a sleeker and more dynamic styling, with a larger lower grille and …

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