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Toyota Prius gets all-wheel drive for the first time

Toyota Prius gets all-wheel drive for the first time

All-wheel drive systems were originally found only in off-road vehicles as they were useful in providing better traction in rough and slippery conditions, especially mud and snow. In the 1980s, most Japanese carmakers began offering variants of many passenger car models with a simple all-wheel drive system. This was not […]

New and improved Toyota Vios officially launched

New and improved Toyota Vios officially launched

Following the preview of the All-New Toyota Vios at the KL International Motor Show 2018 in November last year, UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT), the official distributor of Toyota vehicles in Malaysia, today announces its official introduction and delivery to its customers. There are three variants – Vios 1.5J […]

Toyota C-HR updated for 2019, deliveries start in February

Toyota C-HR updated for 2019, deliveries start in February

The Toyota C-HR goes into its second year in the Malaysian market with cosmetic updates to enhance its head-turning looks as well as an optional Aerokit developed by TRD exclusively for the compact crossover model. The 2019 model gets a new design for the 17-inch lightweight alloy rims, while there […]

Toyota wins the Dakar Rally for the first time

Toyota wins the Dakar Rally for the first time

Toyota is on a winning streak: in less than 12 months, the company’s teams have won the Le Mans, the World Rally Championship (WRC) and just a day ago, the world’s most gruelling off-road race, the Dakar Rally. While being WRC champions is not new to Toyota – before 2018, […]

Unveiled: The all-new 5th generation Toyota Supra!

Unveiled: The all-new 5th generation Toyota Supra!

Finally, after a lapse of almost 17 years, Toyota’s iconic musclecar is back. Unveiled today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the all-new Supra has been much-anticipated since the company said 8 years ago that it would bring back the model. During those 8 years, Toyota showed […]

Remembering the first Toyota Supra

Remembering the first Toyota Supra

An all-new generation of Toyota’s iconic musclecar – the Supra – is unveiled today at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, almost 17 years after the last generation ceased production. The revival of the model is a continuation of the company’s aim to bring back excitement to […]

Toyota Supra to return to Super GT racing in 2020

Toyota Supra to return to Super GT racing in 2020

Just 3 days before the all-new Toyota Supra will have its global debut in Detroit, the carmaker has announced that it will compete with a racing version in next year’s Super GT championship in Japan. Confirmation of the GT500 class racing program, based on the GR Supra Racing Concept (latest […]

Preparing the new Toyota Supra for the global market

Preparing the new Toyota Supra for the global market

Right from the time Toyota started exporting its vehicles over 55 years ago, it has strived to ensure that wherever the customer is, the products will be properly tuned and engineered to suit local conditions which are obviously varied throughout the world. Apart from climatic conditions, fuel quality and road […]