|HORSIN' AROUND IN THE SAND|
|• How A Toyota Engineer's Love For Horses Powers The Goal Of Always Making Better Vehicles|
As a young girl living on a farm in southern Indiana, Samantha Stone helped train and show performance horses at local and regional competitions, often with great success. This success and passion led Stone to one day dream of showcasing the beauty and power of horses throughout the country.
However, now an engineer in Toyota's Vehicle Planning/Production Engineer division, it's a different ...[Read more...]
|TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development) Appoints David Wilson President and General Manager|
|COSTA MESA, Calif. (Jan. 9, 2014) – Effective immediately, David Wilson is promoted to president and general manager of TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development). Previously, Wilson, who has been with TRD since 1989, was acting president and general manager of the organization since last June. Prior to that, he held the title of senior vice president.
'David Wilson has been an integral part of the success of our Toyota Racing efforts, and we are pleased to promote him to t...[Read more...]|
|BREMBO: THE CHOICE OF CHAMPIONS!|
| ||• Leadership confirmed with victories in F1, IndyCar, MotoGP, Le Mans Among Others|
PLYMOUTH, Mich., Dec. 31, 2013– Brembo, the leading designer and manufacturer of brake systems and high performance automotive components, confirms its technological leadership through repeated motorsports victories in 2013.
The company is very pleased this year to have assisted Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull in achieving the Formula One Drivers' and Constructors' championships for the fourth-st...[Read more...]
|TOYO TIRES® CAPTURES HISTORIC 1ST AND 2ND OVERALL IN THE 45TH RUNNING OF THE BAJA 500|
|Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico - Toyo Tires® captured a historic 1st and 2nd overall in the 45th annual Tecate SCORE Baja 500 this past weekend. Robby Gordon of Charlotte, NC, driving his #77 SPEED Energy / Toyo Tires® Chevy CK1500 trophy truck, won the 501-mile race in a time of 10:04:36. Finishing second was BJ Baldwin of Las Vegas, NV, piloting his #1 Monster Energy / Toyo Tires Chevy Silverado trophy truck in a time of 10:13:51. Both drivers relied on Toyo® Open Country M/T®-R tire...[Read more...]|
|2013 General Tire Norra Mexican 1000 Goes Down In The History Books|
|After four days of competition through 1,200-plus miles of the most demanding terrain on earth, the 2013 General Tire NORRA Mexican 1000 is now in the history books. An event record of 148 entries (up from 95 just one year ago) took the green flag at the historic Mexicali bullring for the fourth annual running of this vintage-flavored on and off-road rally through the legendary Baja peninsula, with overnight stops in Bahia de Los Angeles, Loreto and La Paz. The rally ended in San Jose del Cabo...[Read more...]|