Toyota leaks prices of new SA-bound Hilux

2016-02-11 08:01

Ahead of Toyota's local Hilux launch, a Durban-based dealership has published pricing of the country's most popular bakkie. Check it out!

Toyota's net profit jumps to $16-billion

2016-02-05 09:20

Toyota said its nine-month net profit jumped nearly 10% to $16-billion, despite falling sales in most regions.

Factory explosion: Toyota halts car assembly

2016-02-01 10:12

The world's biggest automaker, Toyota, said that it would temporarily stop its vehicle production in Japan due to a parts shortage following an explosion at a supplier.

Toyota keeps No.1 automaker crown

2016-01-27 08:04

Toyota says it sold 10.151-million vehicles in 2015, retaining its status as the world's leading automaker for the fourth straight year.

Dakar 2016 wrap: SA's off-road heroes

2016-01-18 15:45

'The South African teams and competitors in the 38th edition of the toughest race on earth did our country proud,' writes Ferdi de Vos.

Dakar Rally: Peterhansel lands 12th crown

2016-01-16 18:34

Dakar Rally legend Stephane Peterhansel celebrated his 12th title as motorbike rider Toby Price became the first Australian to etch his name on the grueling event's roll of honour.

What a year! Wheels24's top stories for 2015

2015-12-28 11:02

From Clive Naidoo's bizarre altercation with a metro policewoman to five new traffic laws government hopes to pass in SA... check out Wheels24's top 10 stories for 2015.

12 things you should know about the 2016 Dakar Rally

2015-12-28 09:04

From the 556 off-road competitors to the arduous 9300km route, here's all you need to know about the upcoming 2016 Dakar Rally.

Toyota plans to sell more than 10 million vehicles in 2016

2015-12-16 14:50

Toyota is expecting to sell more than 10 million vehicles in 2016 but little changed from what it hopes to sell in 2015.

Toyota's popular SUV in SA: 21 RAV-ishing years

2015-12-08 11:35

Toyota's RAV4 celebrates its 21st anniversary in 2015 with the arrival of a upgraded version in South Africa. FERDI DE VOS takes a trip down memory lane...


Toyota raises forecast for profit on rising sales

2016-02-05 09:30

Toyota has raised its profit forecast after surging sales of SUV and Lexus vehicles putting it on track to become the first Japanese company to top ¥3trn in profit.

Parts shortage: More Toyota factories to go offline

2016-02-03 13:47

Toyota said that all its domestic parts factories would shut for a full day next week, expanding a production suspension that is set to be its longest since the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami disaster.

Toyota, Suzuki shares soar on reports of partnership

2016-01-27 08:27

Toyota and Suzuki soared in Tokyo trading after reports that the Japanese automakers are in talks over a partnership focused on making compact cars for emerging markets, including India.

#TBT: Inside a Dakar Hilux with Giniel de Villiers

South Africa's Giniel de Villiers finished third at the 2016 Dakar Rally. We thought we'd celebrate his feat with this throwback clip of the motorsport legend powering his 2013 Hilux up the Goodwood Hill.

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Toyota names new SA chief

2016-01-18 10:10

Toyota has announced the appointment of its executive vice-president and chief operating officer of Toyota South Africa Motors.

2016 Dakar: Toyota, De Villiers keep SA's hopes alive

2016-01-12 10:48

Stage 8 of Dakar 2016 brought mixed results for Toyota SA, though all three Hilux bakkies made it safely through the tough 393km route from Salta to the town of Belen, Argentina.

2016 Dakar Rally: Toyota SA to take on world's toughest race

2015-12-28 09:17

Giniel de Villiers, Leeroy Poulter... Team Toyota sees a number of South African motorsport veterans taking on the world's most gruelling off-road race - the 2016 Dakar Rally.

World's toughest race: Meet SA's Dakar Rally competitors

2015-12-23 12:30

'In terms of vehicles and drivers, South Africa’s involvement at the 2016 Dakar is impressive,' writes Ferdi de Vos. Meet SA's Dakar competitors.

Japanese cars tops insurance safety rankings

2015-12-11 07:29

Japanese brands dominate the insurance industry's rankings of the safest vehicles for the 2016 model year.

Headed for SA: Toyota's refreshed RAV4 driven

2015-12-02 13:09

Toyota's popular soft-roader, the Rav4, receives a host of upgrades and new features – not least a fresh exterior and some telling interior updates, writes Ferdi de Vos.

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