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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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Toyota issues recall on four models

JAPANESE car giant Toyota has today announced a recall on four of its popular models. Toyota says it places the highest priority on customer safety and minotors the performance of our vehicles through a variety of sources.  It says it has become aware of issues with the RAV4, Yaris, Corolla  and Auris models and has […]

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Volkswagen’s city car picks up! another award

The Volkswagen up! has picked up yet another award, this time by winning the inaugural MoneySupermarket.com car of the year competition. MoneySupermarket.com approached wheelworldreviews.co.uk back in August and asked them to be one of a select number of online judges for its new competition; naming the top 10 cars of the past 12 months. Every […]

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Toyota to enter new GT-86 in Britcar 24-hour

TOYOTA is returning to the race track in September for one of Britain’s most challenging motorsport events – the Britcar 24 Hours. The company will be entering a race-prepared version of its new Toyota GT-86 car in the Production Class of the Silverstone event. Famous for its exploits in the British Touring Car Championship with […]

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Toyota Aygo makes a frugal urban runabout

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Toyota Aygo It may be small, but it’s cheap to run and fun to drive. Motoring Journalist DAVID HOOPER, puts Toyota’s cute little Aygo through its paces YOU might be under the impression that buying a new car is an expensive business which will require a major assault on the […]

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Yaris Hybrid

Small but packed with hybrid technology

JAPANESE carmaker Toyota has launched what it claims is Britain’s most affordably hybrid — the Yaris, which comes in three trim levels, T3, T4 and T Spirit. The Yaris hybrid brings low emissions, refined performance and the reliability of full hybrid design to the Euro compact car market. You can pop down to your local dealer […]

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Toyota Fun-Vii

Fun-Vii is picture of versatility

The futuristic looks of the Fun-Vii.  YOU know what it’s like… you’re getting a bit fed up with the look of your current motor and are thinking about a change. If you like changing cars regularly, it can be very costly, so Toyota’s latest concept car could be just the thing for you. As easily […]

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GT 86

Toyota goes back to sporting roots

The sleek shape of the new GT 86. TOYOTA unveiled its GT 86 sports car at the Tokyo Motor Show on November 30. The 2+2 car goes on sale in the UK next June. Toyota has engineered the GT 86 with one thing in mind — to create a driver-focused car which can give the […]

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