|Worldwide Sales of Toyota Hybrids Surpass 9 Million Units|
|Toyota City, Japan, May 20, 2016 -- Toyota Motor Corporation is proud to announce that the cumulative figures for global sales of its hybrid vehicles reached 9.014 million units as of April 30, surpassing the 9 million unit mark1. This latest million-unit milestone was achieved in just nine months.
Helping to mitigate the environmental effects of automobiles is a priority for Toyota. Based on the stance that eco-friendly vehicles can only truly have a significant positive impact if the...[Read more...]|
|JANIS JOPLIN'S ICONIC PORSCHE 356C CABRIOLET SET FOR RM SOTHEBY'S NEW YORK AUCTION STAGE...|
|• RM Sotheby's presents Janis Joplin's beloved psychedelic Porsche at its exclusive New York City auction and exhibition, December 10
• Offered for sale by the Joplin family, the wildly-painted Porsche was driven and actively enjoyed by the legendary singer in period, and has been a featured exhibit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum in Cleveland for two decades
• Titled 'Driven by Disruption', RM Sotheby's highly anticipated Manhattan sale moves to new December date
• Exclusive auctio...[Read more...]|
|SUZUKI AT THE 85TH GENEVA MOTOR SHOW|
| ||At the 85th Geneva Motor Show, Suzuki Motor Corporation unveils two world-premiere concept models, the iK-2 and the iM-4. New environmental technologies from Suzuki featured in the two models will also be introduced; these are a new-generation platform; the BOOSTERJET, a new downsized direct-injection turbo petrol engine; and the SHVS mild hybrid system.
Suzuki is well known as the compact car expert. Since manufacturing the Suzulight in 1955, the company has produced a whole series of compac...[Read more...]|
|Mayors Challenge Their Residents in Water Conservation Movement|
| ||• Faced with Growing Water Scarcity, Cities Ramp Up for Annual Challenge
IRVINE, Calif. (April 1, 2014) -- With at least 36 states facing water shortages this year – including the most severe drought California has faced in decades – water conservation has evolved into a national imperative. That is just one reason the Wyland Foundation and Toyota launched the third annual National Mayor's Challenge for Water Conservation today.
Mayors across the United States will once ...[Read more...]
|MORE THAN 50 GLOBAL AND NORTH AMERICAN DEBUTS EXPECTED FOR 2013 LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW|
| ||◾World debuts from BMW, Chevrolet, Ford, Honda, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Porsche, Subaru and Volkswagen confirmed
◾Connected Car Expo to occur in conjunction with Los Angeles Auto Show Press Days
◾Key automotive and technology influencers and executives slated to attend
◾As the first major North American show of the season, Los Angeles sets the tone for 2014
◾New leadership team makes significant upgrades to the Show
LOS ANGELES, CA (August 1, 2013) - With a new leadership team in plac...[Read more...]|