Toyota

Toyota initiates global recall for all-electric bZ4X SUV because its wheels may fall off

It’s been less than two months since Toyota launched the bZ4X, its first mass-produced all-electric SUV, but the Japanese automaker…

1 week ago

Redwood Materials and Toyota announce new EV battery recycling collaboration

Redwood Materials and Toyota announced today that they have entered a collaboration with Toyota Motor North America to create a…

1 week ago

Ford, GM, Stellantis, Toyota push for Congress to eliminate EV tax credit limits

The CEOs of Ford, General Motors, Stellantis, and Toyota all urged Congress to eliminate the cap on the $7,500 electric…

2 weeks ago

Toyota faces stern critique from European funds for its lackluster EV strategy

There was a time when Toyota was one of the world’s greenest auto manufacturers. The company practically made hybrids mainstream…

2 weeks ago

10,000 Toyota drivers sign petition urging company to commit to EVs: ‘Put our future before your profits’

Over 10,000 Toyota drivers have signed a petition with over 110,000 signatures urging the Japanese car maker to embrace electrification…

3 weeks ago

Stellantis partners with Toyota on large commercial van with electric variants

On Monday, May 30, Stellantis and Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced the launch of a large-sized light commercial van (LCV)…

1 month ago

Toyota officially launches the bZ4X, its first full EV in nearly a decade

Toyota's bZ4X electric vehicle arrives at dealers this Spring, catalyzing the Japanese automaker's launch into pure EVs, its first in…

3 months ago

Toyota will join Tesla, GM in losing EV tax credit after it reaches sales cap

Toyota will soon join Tesla and General Motors as automakers that no longer qualify for the $7,500 electric vehicle tax…

3 months ago

Toyota adopts Tesla’s camera-only approach to self-driving development

Toyota subsidiary Woven Planet will utilize a camera-only approach for its self-driving project development, joining Tesla as the only other…

3 months ago

Toyota explores manual transmission for modern EVs in new patents

Toyota appears to be exploring the idea of using manual transmission (MT) systems for modern electric vehicles, at least based…

5 months ago

Tesla’s request for tougher fuel economy penalties thrown out by U.S. Appeals Court

Tesla's request for tougher penalties on automakers that fail to meet U.S. fuel economy standards was thrown out by a…

6 months ago

Toyota plans to develop in-house automotive software platform by 2025

Toyota is planning to launch its own in-house automotive software platform, which will handle minor, basic functions and advanced ones,…

6 months ago

Subaru debuts Solterra EV collab with Toyota, U.S. unveiling later this month

Subaru has officially debuted the Solterra EV, its first all-electric vehicle that will be launched globally, at an event in…

8 months ago

Toyota dubbed as world’s third-most obstructive company against climate policies

Independent think tank InfluenceMap has released its Corporate Climate Policy Footprint Report, which ranks the 50 most influential companies and…

8 months ago

Toyota, Stellantis, Ford, and other OEMs begin serious battery production push

It seems like legacy automakers, including Toyota, Stellantis, Ford, and General Motors, are starting to embrace the EV transition. Detroit’s…

8 months ago

Toyota plans $13.6B spending spree to develop EV battery tech by 2030

Toyota Motor Corporation announced on Tuesday that it will spend a massive $13.6 billion, or 1.5 trillion yen, on battery…

10 months ago

Toyota exec and Model X owner argues against a pure electric vehicle transition

Toyota Chief Scientist and Toyota Research CEO Gill Pratt recently shared his thoughts about the climate crisis, as well as…

11 months ago

Toyota acquires Lyft’s self-driving unit for more than half a billion dollars

Toyota Motor Corporation will acquire Lyft's self-driving unit, an announcement confirmed yesterday. The cost of the deal is $550 million,…

1 year ago

Toyota debuts bZ4X SUV concept, kicking off its 15 electric vehicle lineup

Toyota debuted its bZ4X BEV concept recently and simultaneously announced plans to make 15 new battery electric vehicles under the…

1 year ago

Tesla and Toyota to revisit old partnership for new EV development: report

A recent report from an esteemed South Korean publication has suggested that Tesla and Toyota are poised to revisit an…

1 year ago