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Toyota built an internal combustion engine that sips hydrogen, and it sounds awesome

Toyota built an internal combustion engine that sips hydrogen, and it sounds awesome

Japanese auto giant Toyota is working on a new-age hydrogen vehicle. When the words Toyota and Hydrogen are in the same sentence, the hydrogen-powered Toyota Mirai comes to mind. Still, the Mirai is a hydrogen-electric car or FCEV (fuel-cell electric vehicle). It uses hydrogen fuel to convert electricity and power an onboard electric motor. This time, Toyota came up with something different.

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Toyota Sienna Woodland Special Edition adds rugged styling and all-wheel drive

Toyota Sienna Woodland Special Edition adds rugged styling and all-wheel drive

Toyota has announced a special edition of its popular Sienna people mover called the Sienna Woodland Special Edition. The special edition sets itself apart from other Sienna trim levels by offering more aggressive styling and standard electronic on-demand all-wheel drive. Woodland Special Edition buyers also get increased ground clearance meant to help owners enjoy outdoor adventures in confidence.

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Lyft sells Level 5 autonomous car division to Toyota’s Woven Planet

Lyft sells Level 5 autonomous car division to Toyota’s Woven Planet

Lyft is selling its autonomous vehicle division to Toyota, with the Japanese automaker setting up a new subsidiary, Woven Planet Holdings, to pick up the reins of the self-driving car project. Lyft established Level 5, its driverless division, back in mid-2017, and at the time had no shortage of promises for what autonomy would bring to the ride-hailing service.

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Toyota is planning a hydrogen-powered Corolla endurance racing car

Toyota is planning a hydrogen-powered Corolla endurance racing car

While much of the focus for green automobiles of the future has been on battery electric vehicles, there are other green alternatives. One of the other major green alternatives is hydrogen, as it produces no emissions when burned. Toyota is one of the few companies to have a production hydrogen-powered vehicle available to purchase.

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2021 Toyota Corolla XSE Sedan Review: Ambition meets reality

2021 Toyota Corolla XSE Sedan Review: Ambition meets reality

The 2021 Toyota Corolla isn't satisfied with being a reliable, sensible, popular sedan - it wants to be beloved by driving enthusiasts, too. That's a big ask for a model that has traditionally been seen more as an appliance than something aspirational, but in XSE trim and with a fancy "Dynamic Shift" transmission, Toyota thinks it has the answer.

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Toyota bZ4X BEV concept is an attractive all-wheel-drive electric SUV

Toyota bZ4X BEV concept is an attractive all-wheel-drive electric SUV

The automotive world is pushing hard to replace all combustion engine vehicles with fully electric vehicles. No matter how you feel about that, more electric vehicles are coming, and Toyota has unveiled a brand-new electric SUV concept called the Toyota bZ4X. The automaker says the vehicle is part of its global commitment towards carbon neutrality by 2050.

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Toyota introduces Advanced Drive autonomous driving assist in 2021 Lexus LS and Mirai FCEV

Toyota introduces Advanced Drive autonomous driving assist in 2021 Lexus LS and Mirai FCEV

In response to Cadillac’s Super Cruise and Tesla’s Autopilot, Toyota recently unveiled its newest Advanced Drive autonomous driving system, a human-centric driving assist feature born from the automaker’s Mobility Teammate Concept. Toyota’s latest Advanced Drive ADAS feature will first appear in the 2021 Lexus LS and Toyota Mirai FCEV.

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2022 Toyota GR 86 debuts with a new name and a bigger engine

2022 Toyota GR 86 debuts with a new name and a bigger engine

The 2022 Toyota GR 86 recently debuted online, five months after the new Subaru BRZ made its official debut last year. And this got us thinking: Is Toyota cooking up a storm for its latest two-door sports car (to differentiate the 86 further from its BRZ platform-mate)? Or is Toyota simply taking its sweet time in releasing the third and newest member of its GR (Gazoo Racing) lineup after the GR Supra and magnificent GR Yaris?

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Toyota and Subaru tease a new car collaboration to be announced April 5

Toyota and Subaru tease a new car collaboration to be announced April 5

Automotive fans know that Toyota and Subaru have been working together for a long time. The first joint development effort from the two automakers was with the Subaru BRZ and Toyota 86 sports cars. While those cars were well received for their styling and handling and for being the only affordable, compact rear-wheel-drive sport coupes on the market, they've also been ridiculed for being underpowered. Toyota and Subaru are now teasing another joint effort that will be announced on April 5.

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Toyota Aygo X Prologue concept: Europe’s next A-segment contender

Toyota Aygo X Prologue concept: Europe’s next A-segment contender

Toyota's been the top dog in Europe's hotly-contested A-segment city car segment, mainly for its longstanding Aygo minicar. However, Toyota's ED² European Design studio is looking at the Aygo from a fresher perspective. Enter the Aygo X Prologue (or Aygo Cross), proof that entry-level need not be monotonous in styling and design.

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Toyota has a list of questions for anyone interested in owning a GR Super Sport

Toyota has a list of questions for anyone interested in owning a GR Super Sport

One of the things Ford famously did when it launched the epic Ford GT was interview customers before they were allowed to purchase the vehicle. The goal was to ensure that the GTs went to enthusiasts who would drive them, not that the scheme worked out in the long run. It appears that Toyota is doing something similar for anyone who wants to own one of the awesome GR Super Sport hypercars Toyota plans to build.

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Toyota warns Apple Car includes decades-long commitment

Toyota warns Apple Car includes decades-long commitment

Apple's long-rumored and expected entry into the automotive industry has been met with excitement from potential partners as well as disinterest from potential rivals. While there's still ongoing speculation about who will be making the Apple electric vehicle, whether it's still Hyundai or just Kia this time, other carmakers have claimed not at all to be affected by all the media circus around the Apple Car. In fact, Toyota seems to be casting some doubt on Apple's capability to be in this business for the long haul.

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