Tag: Toyota

New 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in hybrid goes further

New 2017 Toyota Prius Plug-in hybrid goes further

Toyota has launched a redesigned Prius PHV (plug-in hybrid vehicle) in Japan which has greatly advanced environmental performance with more advanced equipment and improved charging convenience. More significantly, the use of a large-capacity lithium-ion battery, combined with efficiency improvements in the plug-in hybrid system, has increased the range in EV […]

Toyota RAV4 scores a victory in rally in North America

Toyota RAV4 scores a victory in rally in North America

SUVs are getting more and more popular these days, continuing a trend that started in the 1990s which could be attributed to the Toyota RAV4. The new generation of smaller, more passenger car-like SUVs appealed to many motorists who may have tired of the conventional sedan or hatchback. They got […]

Toyota Coaster gets full model change after 24 years

Toyota Coaster gets full model change after 24 years

The Toyota Coaster was first launched as the ‘Light Bus’ in 1963, in response to increased demand for a minibus that could seat up to 25 passengers comfortably. In 1969, the vehicle underwent a partial redesign and was later renamed ‘Coaster’―a name which it has continued to use up till […]

Up to RM5,000 savings for Toyota models this month

Up to RM5,000 savings for Toyota models this month

To welcome the Year of the Rooster in the Chinese calendar, UMW Toyota Motor. is having a sales promotion throughout the month of January 2017. During this promotion period, which ends on January 31, 2017, cash rebates of up to RM5,000 are offered for eight Toyota models. The models are […]

Toyota Fortuner

Lower prices for 2017 Toyota Fortuner

In this age of inflation, it’s rare to find prices of goods being reduced. But there are cases where government policies do help lower prices for consumers and this is the case with the Energy Efficient Vehicle (EEV) incentive offered under the current National Automotive Policy (NAP). Companies which produce […]

Toyota Concept-i wants to be your friend (w/VIDEO)

Toyota Concept-i wants to be your friend (w/VIDEO)

Imagine if the vehicles of the future were ‘friendly’, and focused on you. That’s the vision behind the Concept-I, the latest concept car from Toyota which was unveiled yesterday at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Designed by CALTY Design Research, Toyota’s advanced design centre which was […]