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Toyota Prius PHV unveiled for Japan

We may have just got the next generation Prius in India, but Japan seems to be quite a few steps ahead as Toyota has now launched a redesigned version of the Prius PHV (plug-in Hybrid Vehicle) for its home market. The car went on sale from February 15 and will slot in alongside the standard Prius Hybrid that was launched ... Read More »

Top 3 changes on the 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid

Toyota launched the updated Camry Hybrid in India yesterday. The carmaker hasn’t made any powertrain related changes to the car and it continues to be equipped with the same 2.5-litre four-cylinder petrol engine. This is paired to an electric motor and is capable of generating a combined output of 202bhp, while being mated to an e-CVT gearbox. Now to the ... Read More »

Toyota Hybrid global sales cross 1 Crore mark

Japanese automaker Toyota has reached new heights with over 1 crore hybrid vehicles sold across the globe. One the leading player in the global market, the automaker has achieved the feat in less than 20 years since it launched its first hybrid car, the Coaster Hybrid EV in Japan on August 1997. As of January 31, the cumulative worldwide sales ... Read More »

Spec comparison: New Toyota Camry Hybrid Vs Honda Accord Hybrid

Its battle of the big green boys and this time around it’s the Japanese in the fray. One the one hand we have the Honda Accord Hybrid, a modern version of what has been one of India’s longest running premium sedans. On the other hand, there is also the Camry Hybrid which is the only locally assembled hybrid vehicle in ... Read More »

Dual-tone Toyota Etios Liva launched for Rs 5.94 lakh

The Toyota Etios Liva had received a facelift late last year and the Japanese car maker has launched another new version of the hatchback. The Liva now gets a dual tone paint scheme along with both exterior and interior tweaks and starts at a price tag of Rs 5.94 lakh, ex-showroom, Mumbai. The dual-tone paint scheme is being offered only ... Read More »

What to expect from new Toyota Prius

Toyota introduced the second generation of its renowned Prius hybrid in India way back in 2010. The hybrid struggled to electrify the Indian car buyers and saw a dismal sales story. But now, with the Camry hybrid making a name in the country, the Prius may just make a comeback soon along with the impending Corolla Altis facelift. The new ... Read More »

Toyota unveils 2018 Camry at Detroit Motor Show

Toyota unveiled their best-ever Camry model at the 2017 Detroit Motor Show. Based on the new TNGA platform, the new model looks more muscular and aggressive than its predecessors. Toyota will offer the 2018 model in four variants – LE, XLE, SE, and XSE. The top two versions, namely the SE and the XSE will get sport body modifications as ... Read More »

Next-generation Toyota GT86 confirmed for 2019

Toyota has confirmed that the next generation of their sports coupe – the GT86 will be out by late-2018 or 2019. The car will sit below the much awaited Toyota Supra in the Japanese manufacturer’s sports car line-up. The next generation GT86 is expected to follow the same successful formula of front engine, rear-wheel drive two-seater sports car. This has ... Read More »

Toyota Corolla achieves milestone, completes 50 years

Toyota Corolla has been among the world’s best-selling cars for years. And now, this year, it completes 50 years of existence. First introduced back on November 5, 1966, the Japanese automaker has sold about 44.3 million Corollas around the world. The Publica was introduced as an affordable car for an average family, which however failed to generate sufficient interests. The ... Read More »

Toyota Etios Liva First Drive Review

What is it? The updated Toyota Etios Liva has arrived at a fairly appropriate time for its Japanese carmaker. Sales of mid-size hatchbacks are booming owing to the current festive spirit as well as the long-running change in buying trends – buyers are now opting for large hatchbacks more than ever. In other words, it’s a hot segment to be ... Read More »