|RAV4 Prepares For Intense Battle At The Oregon Trail|
|Ryan Millen and Rally RAV4 Leaving No Stone Unturned in Pursuit of Victory
Torrance, Calif., April 18, 2017— Rally RAV4 driver Ryan Millen looks to extend his points lead in the American Rally Association's 2WD Class in this weekend's high-octane Oregon Trail Rally, which promises to be among the fastest events on the calendar.
By some estimates, nearly 20 percent of the route consists of paved surfaces. And even when the tarmac ends, vast gravel-covered straights will see...[Read more...]|
|Toyota And Rally RAV4 Poised For New Challenges In 2017|
|Ryan Millen Back Behind the Wheel with New Co-Driver in a New Series to Carve New Paths
Torrance, Calif., January 27, 2017 — In 2016, Team Ryan Millen and the Rally RAV4 proved that a stock powertrain, front-wheel-drive RAV4 can be quite potent. This season, the Toyota Rally RAV4 and Millen are gearing up for more competition in 2017. Armed with new navigator and co-driver, Rhianon Gelsomino, the team will compete in the newly formed American Rally Association (ARA) series. In a...[Read more...]|
|Team Millen and Rally RAV4 to Compete in NASA Rally Sport National Championship|
|• Empire State Performance Rally Will Crown Victor in Winner-Take-All Showdown |
Torrance, Calif., October 27, 2016— A winner-take-all format has pros and cons, but for fans of rally, a single race national championship sure is exciting. This weekend, at NASA Rally Sport's Empire State Performance Rally (ESPR) in Narrowsburg, N.Y., Ryan Millen, Christina Fate and the Rally RAV4 are hoping to finish on a winning note by capturing the 2WD national championship. NASA Rally Sport requ...[Read more...]
|Rally RAV4 Finishes Second in National Championship in First Attempt|
|• Ryan Millen Snags Rookie of the Year Honors|
Torrance, Calif., Oct. 18, 2016 — An entire season of rally racing is a brutal test of man, woman, and machine. This past weekend at the Lake Superior Performance Rally (LSPR), Ryan Millen, Christina Fate, and their capable Rally RAV4 secured a solid second place finish in the 2WD Class for the Rally America national championship. It's a serious accomplishment considering their RAV4 had a stock engine and transmission, as it competed...[Read more...]
|RALLY RAV4 WINS OJIBWE FORESTS RALLY|
|Ryan Millen and the RAV4 Move into First Place Tie for National Championship
Torrance, Calif., August 30, 2016 — Following nearly three hours of intense racing, Ryan Millen and his Toyota RAV4 earned a first place finish at the Ojibwe Forests Rally. The stellar performance not only put the Rally RAV4 in a points tie with Cameron Steely in the 2WD Class, but it is the first time the team finished on the podium overall, regardless of vehicle class, nudging out more powerful, highly modif...[Read more...]|
|Rally RAV4 Finishes Second At 100 Acre Wood|
|Torrance, Calif., March 21, 2017— Driver Ryan Millen and co-driver Rhianon Gelsomino took the Rally RAV4 to the second step of the podium this past weekend at the Rally America Rally in 100 Acre Wood in Salem, Missouri. The finish was extraordinarily close, after 17 stages and nearly 2 hours of racing, the Rally RAV4 finished just 9.7 seconds behind the winners in their class, Seamus Burke and Martin Brady.
The 130 stage miles were extremely challenging, with twists and turns that m...[Read more...]|
|The Stars Come Out For Toyota at 2015 SEMA Show|
| ||Celebrities Onsite at the Toyota Booth for Autographs
TORRANCE, Calif., (Oct. 29, 2015) — There will be stars as bright as the cars around them at Toyota's 2015 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show display. Autograph and photo opportunities will be available at select times from Tuesday, November 3, through Thursday, November 5.
The celebrity sightings will begin immediately following Toyota's press conference, which will be held from 10:00 to 10:20 a.m. on T...[Read more...]|
|2016 SORENTO OVERVIEW|
|Beautifully Redesigned CUV is Packed with Premium Materials and Amenities, Offers More Headroom and Legroom in All Three Rows, and is Capable Enough to Handle any Adventure-Seeker's Lifestyle
◾With a new 2.0-liter turbocharged engine option as well as a stronger body structure, longer wheelbase and dynamic driving improvements, Sorento delivers a premium utility experience
◾Kia's popular U.S.-built* Sorento is the first CUV to offer Clari-FiTM1 digital music reconstruction technology by H...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW 2014 MAZDA3 NAMED 'BEST COMPACT CAR' BY MOTORWEEK|
| ||CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2014 - The redesigned 2014 Mazda3 was today named the 'Best Compact Car' by MotorWeek during a press conference held at the Chicago Auto Show honoring its 2014 Drivers' Choice Award winners. All-new from sketch to sheet metal, this third-generation Mazda3 features the game-changing elements of the SKYACTIV®1 TECHNOLOGY engineering philosophy and the brawny swagger of the KODO 'Soul of Motion' design language. Mazda3 also features all-new technology with the debut of MAZ...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA MX-5 MIATA CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF EXHILARATION|
|◾Celebrate the World's Best-Selling Two-Seat Roadster on Twitter with hashtag #MX5Turns25
CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2014 - On February 9, 1989, the world was introduced to the all-new Mazda MX-5 Miata at the Chicago Auto Show. A few months later, it was named as one of the five 'World's Best Cars' by Road & Track and never looked back.
Twenty-five years later, MX-5 has racked up more than 200 awards and sold more than 920,000 worldwide as of December 2013, making it the Guinness Book of Worl...[Read more...]|