Category Archives: Toyota News

Toyota Auris and Corolla Replacements will be Built in the UK and Turkey

Toyota AurisThere’s a change of production plans for Toyota’s next generation of C-segment hatchback and sedan models in Europe.

According to an announcement made today, the Japanese automaker will invest €265 million (US$355 million) to produce the replacements of the Auris 3-door and 5-door hatchbacks at its UK assembly plant and add C-segment sedan production in Turkey.

Toyota start The Production of 2012 Avensis.

2012 Toyota AvensisRevealed for the first time at the recent 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show, the facelifted 2012 Toyota Avensis has now entered series production at the Japanese company’s Burnaston factory in Britain.

The refreshed mid-size model that is available in two body styles, sedan and station wagon, will begin reaching European showrooms in the beginning of next year, but Toyota’s UK arm has already announced pricing details.

Toyota Celebrates Production of 2 Million Yaris

Toyota YarisToyota has had more than its fair share of problems in 2011, from the devastating March earthquake to the rising yen and the recent Thailand floods that have curtailed the brand’s production.

However, despite all these setbacks, the troubled Japanese carmaker still has a couple of reasons to celebrate these days. The first of course is the eagerly awaited FT-86 RWD coupe.

Toyota Reduces U.S. Production Due to Floods happening in Thailand

Toyota productionIt seems that nature’s forces do not like Toyota. The March natural disaster in Japan affected Toyota the most and now, just as it is gearing up production to make up for the lost time, a massive flood in Thailand has plagued the automaker’s three local factories forcing the company to change its plans once again.

SEMA Preview: New Toyota Yaris gets ready for Club Racing

Toyota Yaris The annual aftermarket extravaganza that is known as the SEMA Show will host the debut of Toyota Yaris B-Spec Club Racer that will compete in the SCCA B-spec class race category next year with Action Sports Star and BMX legend Jamie Bestwick behind the wheel.