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News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 15, 2017  

Toyota hopes revamped plug-in hybrid sells better than first model

Cruising range as an EV is 68.2 kilometres, about five times the earlier model.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 13, 2016  

Toyota recalls 340,000 Prius hybrid cars for faulty brakes

Cable can disengage unexpectedly, involves 94,000 in North America.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 13, 2015  

Toyota rolls out fourth generation Prius hybrid

Japanese automaker promises better mileage and ride.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 9, 2015  

Toyota unveils sportier, more sculpted Prius [VIDEO]

Fun not fuel savings focus of sportier gas electric hybrid’s Vegas Strip debut.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
November 19, 2013  

Honda counts on lean in Japan for hybrid Fit

Plans to export production methods to its plants globally

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
July 26, 2013  

Toyota remains top automaker in first half

Global sales at 4.91 million vehicles, outpaces GM.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
July 22, 2013  

Toyota revs up quality control with training centre

Quality a priority, fancy test course to avoid recall fiasco.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
September 24, 2012  

Toyota beefs up green vehicles

Plans electric car for this year, fuel cell vehicle by 2015

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 8, 2012  

Ford’s new C Max hybrid tops rival Toyota Prius V

Gas saver gets 5 litres per 100 kilometres.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
August 3, 2012  

Toyota raises global sales target to 9.76M vehicles

Top automaker proves it’s recovering from natural disasters, quality problems.

News Automotive Business Operations Operations
April 16, 2012  

Americans buying more hybrid and electric cars

Americans are buying record numbers of hybrid and electric cars as gas prices climb, giving the vehicles their greatest share yet of the US auto market.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability
July 19, 2011  

School’s in session for Toyota

Japanese automaker donating 40 Prius hybrids as emergency energy source in tsunami ravaged region