Crash-bag saga: Toyota to buy 13m inflators

2015-08-21 09:38

Toyota, in a bid to reduce its risk from potentially lethal air-bag inflators supplied by Takata, will buy millions of them from rival Nippon Kayaku.

Who stripped Toyota of global sales title?

2015-07-28 12:50

Toyota has lost its place as the world's most prolific automaker - but which auto company did the deed?

Huge Toyota hybrid recall: SA affected

2015-07-16 10:48

Toyota is recalling thousands of its hybrids globally. The reason? The vehicles could stall without warning! South African owners are affected...

New Toyota Fortuner for SA: PICS leaked!

2015-07-15 10:30

Along with new Toyota Hilux due here in 2016, images of a new version of South Africa's top-selling SUV, the Toyota Fortuner, has emerged.

New Mexican plant shadow over US pay talks

2015-07-09 09:50

General Motors is set for tough contract talks with R240/hour US workers - prefaced by announcing a new Cruze plant. In Mexico...

Toyota Mirai sets no-exhaust road record

2015-07-03 11:08

Toyota has touted its hydrogen-powered sedan, the Mirai, as the future of frugal commuting. See how far it can go on a tank...

SUV's, muscle cars, boost US auto sales

2015-07-02 10:33

The US auto market saw a significant rise in June, thanks to small crossover SUV's. Nissan gained 13% but General Motors took a dive.

Lexus builds a functional hoverboard prototype

2015-06-28 14:00

Lexus has built a working model of a hoverboard 25 years after Marty McFly hopped on a hoverboard to evade his pursuers in the Back to the Future movie.

Toyota, Nissan to recall 3m more cars

2015-06-26 07:28

Toyota and Nissan have added another three million vehicles to its global recall list to replace potentially deadly air bags that have been linked to eight deaths.

Toyota toy cars go virtual with new app

2015-06-23 10:21

Toyota is making it possible to step into the world of toy cars with its Camatte Vision, an interactive experience for families.


SA rally crash: Inside the chaos

2015-08-20 08:15

In-car footage of the huge Cullinan Rally crash involving a Toyota Etios rolling multiple times has surfaced. Check out the harrowing clip...

Tight 'n technical route for Nkomazi 450

2015-07-21 08:23

Cross-country crews and spectators are in for a challenging route at the 2015 Nkomazi 450 in Mpumalanga come August 7.

Toyota SA's new Fortuner: Details, gallery

2015-07-16 10:44

Toyota South Africa has confirmed the new Fortuner SUV will arrive locally in 2016. We have details and a gallery!

Toyota Corolla: New lights, camera, comms

2015-07-09 14:42

Toyota has given its popular Corolla some cool kit upgrades that won't cost the buyer an arm and leg.

Poulter and Coetzee narrow the gap

2015-07-06 14:01

The 2015 SA National Rally championship has become more exciting as defending pair Leeroy Poulter/Elvene Coetzee seek to dethrone the leaders.

Toyota's top female executive steps down

2015-07-03 08:37

Toyota says that its first female managing officer resigned following her arrest last month on suspicion of illegally importing oxycodone into Japan.

Double Desert Race triumph for Hiluxes

2015-07-01 11:34

the annual Desert Race, Round 3 of the SA Cross-Country championship, was a three-day event. See who kept their lead...

Back to the Future hoverboard comes to life

2015-06-26 17:00

The future is here already with Toyota unveiling a real, working hoverboard, like that used in the Back To The Future film franchise.

Ses'fikile now rolling off Durban lines

2015-06-23 12:48

Toyota SA has started production of the Ses'fikile multi-seat taxi on its Quantum production lines in Prospecton, Durban.

Poulter, Coetzee lead in dusty Bela-Bela

2015-06-22 09:24

Toyota's Leeroy Poulter and Elvene Coetzee have boosted their championship hopes by defending their title at the Bela-Bela Rally on Saturday.

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