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Toyota Tundrasine Concept is an odd pickup, limo hybrid

Toyota Tundrasine Concept is an odd pickup, limo hybrid

We've seen a lot of concept cars before, most of them rather futuristic, some bordering on the absurd. One of the concepts that Toyota just revealed at the Specialty Equipment Market Association, or SEMA, show stands somewhere in between and definitely takes the cake. It's a Tundra pickup truck. It's a limosine. No, it's a Tundrasine pickup limosine. Takings its Tundra model to new lengths, literally, Toyota's idea is to offer the versatility and power of a pickup with the luxury and comfort of a limosine.

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Tokyo Motor Show 2015 Highlights: What You Need to Know

Tokyo Motor Show 2015 Highlights: What You Need to Know

Tokyo’s eccentric nature and distinct charm have filtered directly into the Tokyo Motor Show, and frankly we wouldn’t have it any other way. On Japan’s biggest stage, many of the world’s foremost automotive players have come to impress, discuss, and shape how we’ll interact and navigate our way around in the future. We braved the sauna-like conditions on the floor to bring you these buttery otoro bites.

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Toyota Ever-Better Expedition Ultimate Utility Vehicle is a van/truck mashup

Toyota Ever-Better Expedition Ultimate Utility Vehicle is a van/truck mashup

Toyota has unveiled a sweet new concept car that will be on display at SEMA when the show kicks off. The vehicle is called the Ever-Better Expedition Ultimate Utility Vehicle and it started life as a Tacoma truck. The first time this car was shown was back in June of 2015 when it was part of the North American leg of the Toyota Ever-Better Expedition that spans five continents.

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This is Kirobo Mini, Toyota’s apple-sized robot for your car

This is Kirobo Mini, Toyota’s apple-sized robot for your car

Perhaps the most adorable presentation at the Tokyo Motor Show this week comes from Toyota in the form of Kirobo Mini. This little monster is part of the Toyota Heart Project, created after the return from space of the astronaut robot Kirobo. This (slightly larger) robot participated in a number of experiments aboard the International Space Station, where he was stationed from August 10th of 2013 and returned after an 18-month mission. This tinier Kirobo Mini is made for consumers here on Earth.

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Toyota’s SF-R is Toytown-cute Miata rival

Toyota’s SF-R is Toytown-cute Miata rival

Toyota may have been pushing its eco-friendly hydrogen powered Mirai of late, but that doesn't mean it's forgotten fun. The company has taken the wraps off a new coupe concept, the Toyota SR-F, at the Tokyo Motor Show this week, a diminutive and almost playful model that harkens back to tiny Japanese sports cars of yesteryear.

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Toyota takes global sales lead from VW

Toyota takes global sales lead from VW

Ever since the realization was made that VW diesel cars were using defeat devices to pass emissions in the US, things have been getting progressively worse for the automaker. Statistics now show just how bad this scandal has been for VW with the automaker losing the top spot in global sales to Toyota. VW sales continue to decline.

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2016 Toyota 4Runner Review

2016 Toyota 4Runner Review

It felt almost blasphemous, turning up at Tesla's Model X launch in the vast 2016 Toyota 4Runner. Stood in line outside, surrounded by Tesla owners - many of them preorder customers for the new electric SUV - discussing the longest trip on a single charge they'd made, or the money on gas they'd saved, or just how generally superior to dinosaur-juice burning cars their electric steeds turned out to be, I couldn't help but dwell on the 4Runner's 4.0-liter V6 engine and its 18mpg mileage.

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Toyota power window switch recall covers 6.5 million cars

Toyota power window switch recall covers 6.5 million cars

Toyota has issued a massive recall on multiple car, truck, and SUV models that it produces. The recall covers 6.5 million vehicles globally and was issued to fix power window switches that might be defective. Out of the 6.5 million cars in the recall, 2.7 million are in North America, 1.2 million are in Europe, and 600,000 are in Japan.

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