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Putting the toy into Toyota!

WHERE better to unveil a car that’s all about bringing the family together than a toy show? Toyota is presenting the Camatte57s, a sporty, open-top family-focused concept car, in the colourful surroundings of the Kids’ Life Zone at this week’s Tokyo Toy Show. Toyota’s new concept is about sharing ideas to build the ideal car, […]

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Toyota and Lexus in top 10 automotive brands

AFTER a couple of years of knocks and setbacks, Toyota is back on top of the world, with its main brand and its luxury subsidiary Lexus. Recalls for some of its most popular models hit sales for a time, but the Japanese car giant has reclaimed the number one slot as the most valuable automotive […]

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Audi make clean sweep of podium at Spa

THERE were plenty of smiles all around the Audi Motorsport set-up after the weekend’s racing at Spa in Belgium. The team turned in a flawless performance in the second round of the FIA World Endurance championship (WEC). Audi cars took the first three places in the six-hour race, filling the podium with their R18 e-tron […]

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New concept from Toyota set to counter crises!

IN a world which seems to lurk from one crisis to another, Toyota is aiming for a little bit of world peace! It has worked with Massaud to create an “anti-crisis” car. They say the idea behind the concept is to face up to contemporary human, economic and environmental challenges. Massaud was chosen as the […]

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Export boom driving crazy prices

  OVERSEAS demand for used vehicles is leading to cars targeted for export selling for up to twice their UK value or more at auction. That’s the view of industry analyst CAP which also reports a constant flow of trucks, trailers, motorcycles and vans abroad as the export trade grows every day. And the trade, […]

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Toyota Prius + T Spirit 1.8 CVT

With room for seven, we review the Toyota Prius +

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Toyota Prius + T Spirit 1.8 CVT Toyota now offers a larger seven-seat version of its hybrid Prius, DAVID HOOPER has a look at its Plus points? THE Toyota Prius was the first hybrid car to appear in our showrooms, incredibly it went on sale way back in 1997 in […]

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Toyota GT86

Toyota GT86 will appeal to the enthusiast driver

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Toyota GT86 The Toyota GT86 looks fantastic and is attractively priced, but what’s it like to drive? DAVID HOOPER has been finding out. SINCE the demise of the MR2 and Celica models, the Toyota range has been lacking a proper sports car, but now, this superb Toyota GT86 sports coupe […]

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Toyota launches search for oldest surviving Carina E

BELIEVE it or not, it is now years since Toyota launched its first British-built model, the Carina E, and to celebrate, the company has started a search for the oldest surviving example. The first Carina E rolled off the production line at the newly-opened factory at Burnaston, in Derbyshire, in December 1992 and Toyota believes […]

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