Toyota plans to put on sale next week in Japan an external audible alert system for its Prius so those nearby are aware of the sometimes quiet hybrid.
With electric-only highway speeds for as much as 40 miles, a plug-in conversion kit aims to extend the green range of the country’s most popular hybrid.
In this narrative from Toyota the Japanese automaker reflects on 10 years of Prius existence, showcasing how this hybrid is the current green car king.
Toyota and Tesla Motors have unveiled plans to develop by 2012 an electric version of the popular RAV4 SUV that will host a Tesla electric powertrain.
Lexus has announced that GS 450h and LS 600h L hybrids, among 137,000 vehicles total, may have faulty valve springs which could, in rare cases, potentially cause the car’s motor to stop while in motion.
Toyota has recalled thousands of its HS 250h 2010 hybrid over issues of possible fuel leakage after federal test results showed an issue might exist when an impact crash occurs.
Toyota and electric car start up Tesla Motors recently announced a joint electric car development partnership which could be a really big deal. A green car expert offers insight on how big it could really be.
Because two heads are better than one, Toyota Motor Corporation and Tesla Motors have united to develop electric vehicles.
Toyota looks to be closer than ever to releasing hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, publicly saying what it believes would be a target price range for a potential 2015 debut.
Mazda has turned to rival Japanese automaker Toyota for hybrid technology, with plans to license the workings of the Prius to produce its own Japanese hybrid vehicle by 2013.
Chademo, a group forged by Toyota and Nissan, will work to develop a standard for charging electric vehicles, as well as increasing the availability of fast-charge stations worldwide.