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Toyota Yaris 1.33 VVT-i Icon 5-door road test report and review Red Nose Day

Toyota Yaris 1.33 VVT-i Icon 5-door road test report and review Red Nose Day

IT’S not every day that your test car turns up sporting a big red nose, but that was precisely what happened with this week’s Toyota Yaris test car.
A bit of a surprise, maybe, but it did make me smile – and there’s a good reason for it. Toyota is an official partner to this year’s Red Nose Day and is aiming to raise £1-million for Comic Relief and part of their campaign is to sell as many of the official red noses for cars, trucks, vans and even mobility scooters as they possibly can.

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Toyota Aygo

Toyota Aygo 1.0 VVT-i x-cite road test report and review

THE new Toyota Aygo has gone all trendy on us and this latest model is a striking little car, with its big black cross design on its face, and in the case of this week’s test car, matching black alloy wheels and curvy black roof panel. The bright LED daytime running lights accentuate the low front skirt nicely, too.
The Toyota Aygo ‘s interior has had a good make-over as well, and now comes with

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Toyota’s concept sports car recalls its heritage

TOYOTA has today unveiled a groundbreaking concept coupe at the Detroit Motor Show. Toyota’s Calty design studio set out to create the ultimate sports car and the result is the FT-1 Concept. The design team, based in California, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year and wanted to create something special. The design looks back […]

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Power cut? Start the car engine!

Traditionally, when the power supply is cut in your home, you would dig out the candles and sit and wait it out. In the future, suggests Toyota, you may be able to use its FCV hydrogen-fuelled car to power your home for up to a week!

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Three is the magic number… for some

There are plenty of devotees to two and four-wheeled vehicles, but for some the allure of three wheels is just two strong. And now they have a book just to themselves!

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Toyota RAV4 2.2D4D Icon road test report and review

Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 L road test report and review: Still an Icon?

Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 road test report and review – The Toyota Rav4 Icon 2.2 is an all-new car – but it has lost its compactness! DAVID HOOPER has a look at the latest range. THINK of the Toyota RAV4 and I think of a compact 4×4. Some friends of mine once owned one, and […]

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Toyota Auris D4D road test

Toyota Auris 1.4 D4D road test: A mixed bag of fors and againsts

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Toyota Auris Icon 1.4 D4D – Our review shows latest model is a bit of mixed bag. Sharper looks on the outside, old-fashioned on the inside, but with pocket-friendly economy. DAVID HOOPER reports on a British-built favourite. THE latest Toyota Auris is undoubtedly the best of the bunch so far. […]

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Subaru BRZ SE Lux

Subaru BRZ road test: Proper fun, rear drive sports car

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Subaru BRZ SE Lux – With improved supply in the UK and new performance upgrades on the way, DAVID HOOPER drives the stunning Subaru BRZ. SUBARU has something of a reputation for building desirable performance cars, and the stunning new BRZ is no exception. Our Subaru BRZ road test model, […]

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