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Toyota has a big hydrogen fuel-cell truck plan to cut CO2

Toyota has a big hydrogen fuel-cell truck plan to cut CO2

Toyota is working on a heavy-duty fuel cell truck, that could use hydrogen to drive hundreds of miles while only emitting pure water. The project, a collaboration with fellow Japanese automaker Hino Motors Ltd, aims to tackle carbon dioxide emissions by targeting one of the biggest emitters: commercial vehicles.

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2021 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 and GR Supra 2.0 detailed

2021 Toyota GR Supra 3.0 and GR Supra 2.0 detailed

Toyota is pulling the wraps off the 2021 GR Supra cars. The GR Supra 3.0 carries on with more power, while the new turbo-four GR Supra 2.0 is introduced with less weight and horsepower than its big brother. Toyota has also unveiled the GR Supra A91 edition with exclusive color and design features.

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Toyota develops Acceleration Suppression Function to stop misapplication of throttle

Toyota develops Acceleration Suppression Function to stop misapplication of throttle

Toyota has announced that it has developed an Acceleration Suppression Function that uses data from connected cars to identify "abnormal operation" of the accelerator. Toyota says that it will install the new function in new cars and will have a retrofit accelerator control system to include the function for use with certain existing cars starting this summer in Japan. The automakers say that the development was part of its effort to deter serious accidents and reduce damage due to the misapplication of the throttle.

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Toyota to build the city of the future on a 175-acre site in Japan

Toyota to build the city of the future on a 175-acre site in Japan

Toyota announced this week at CES 2020 that it plans to build a prototype city of the future on a 175-acre site at the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan called the Woven City. The city will have a fully connected ecosystem powered by Hydrogen fuel cells, and it is envisioned as a living laboratory.

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2020 Toyota Highlander official: 8 seats, Hybrid tech, pricing

2020 Toyota Highlander official: 8 seats, Hybrid tech, pricing

Toyota has revealed the new 2020 Highlander, pairing more memorable design with the promise of greater driving refinement while still seating up to eight inside. Set to arrive in dealerships this month in gas form, the 2020 Highlander Hybrid will follow on early in the new year for those who prefer some electrification in their SUV.

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Toyota returns to Forza Horizon 4 next month

Toyota returns to Forza Horizon 4 next month

With the Los Angeles Auto Show officially kicking off this weekend, Toyota has some big news for fans of racing games: it's coming back to Forza. Specifically, Toyota cars will debut in Forza Horizon 4 next month, marking the end of the automaker's strange absence from one of the most popular racing series around.

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2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid packs 302hp and 39 mile EV range

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid packs 302hp and 39 mile EV range

Toyota has a new plug-in hybrid, the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime, and it's not only promising to be the automaker's most fuel-efficient RAV4, but its most powerful, too. Indeed the new PHEV is actually Toyota's second-fastest model, period, following the Supra, with 302 horsepower to play with.

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Toyota uses connected car windshield wiper data to improve weather forecasts

Toyota uses connected car windshield wiper data to improve weather forecasts

Toyota has announced a new partnership with Weathernews that'll involve its connected cars, specifically their windshield wiper data. By using this information and pairing it with existing weather data, Toyota aims to improve the accuracy of weather forecasts and help improve safety for drivers. The test is being conducted in Aichi, Tokyo, and Osaka.

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Toyota L4 autonomous car offers rides starting next year

Toyota L4 autonomous car offers rides starting next year

Toyota has announced that starting next summer in Japan, its Platform 4 (P4) automated driving test vehicle will begin offering rides to passengers. The rides in the autonomous car will be offered from July to September 2020. The P4 vehicle will demonstrate the Toyota SAE Level-4 capabilities in a mobility as a service driving environment.

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Toyota Copen GR Sport is a quirky sports car for Japan only

Toyota Copen GR Sport is a quirky sports car for Japan only

Toyota has rolled out a new sports car for the Japanese market that is called the Copen GR Sport. The small car is a two-seat convertible sports car that meets the minivehicle standards in Japan. It is the first car in the "GR" series that was developed by Toyota Gazoo Racing. The ride is an OEM car that is manufactured by Daihatsu using the knowledge gained in the Toyota Gazoo Racing motorsports activity.

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Dramatically-reinvented 2021 Toyota Mirai is a hydrogen car worth coveting

Dramatically-reinvented 2021 Toyota Mirai is a hydrogen car worth coveting

Talk about a glow-up: Toyota's fuel-cell electric vehicle (FCEV) has flourished from caterpillar to butterfly, with the 2021 Mirai promising to be an eco-friendly car you actively want to drive. Previewed as the 2021 Toyota Mirai Sedan Concept ahead of the second-generation car's full debut in late 2020, the new model promises an increase in range from its hydrogen drivetrain, along with more engaging driving dynamics.

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Toyota LQ offers AI assistant and level 4 autonomous driving

Toyota LQ offers AI assistant and level 4 autonomous driving

Toyota has unveiled the new LQ and says that the car aims to build an emotional bond with the driver. LQ is a concept car that is the next generation of the Toyota Concept-i car that was unveiled at CES 2017. LQ has level 4 automated driving capability and an integrated AI assistant.

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