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NewsToyota to Halt Production of Several Models in December
Parts shortages are catching up with Toyota big time. The Japanese automaker will halt production for a number of Toyota and Lexus models in December as supply chain disruptions continue to hit the auto industry. According to a report by Automotive News , the cuts will affect the Toyota RAV4 …
On this day in history: December 1
  • 1913: Ford introduces continuous assembly line
  • 1913: Openning of the world's first purpose-built drive-in gas station in Pittsburg, PA
  • 1914: Maserati established in Bologna, Italy
NewsToyota, Lexus Extend Connected Services Trials to 10 Years
Connected services in cars and via mobile apps are rapidly spreading across the auto industry. Many customers love them—until the free trials end and they have to start paying monthly fees to keep using these services. Good news if you plan to buy a new Toyota or Lexus : the …
NewsToyota Celebrates 10-Millionth Vehicle Built in Canada
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada has been part of Southwestern Ontario’s automotive landscape since 1988. It has manufactured many Toyota and Lexus models at its production lines in Woodstock and Cambridge that employ more than 8,500 people in the region. Today, the company has reached a new milestone – its 10-millionth …
Recalls41,000 Toyota, Lexus Vehicles Recalled in Canada for Faulty ESC
Toyota is recalling just over half a million vehicles in North America including 41,084 in Canada. The automaker’s luxury brand Lexus is also affected. More specifically, the recall targets the 2021-2022 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid , Sienna and Venza , 2020-2022 Toyota Highlander Hybrid as well as the 2022 Lexus NX …
NewsBig Day for Lexus NX, All-Electric RZ Coming Real Soon
Three years after announcing the Lexus NX would be added to its Cambridge, Ontario assembly plants in 2022, the big day has finally arrived: Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) has started producing the NX and NX Hybrid for the North American market.. The duo joins the Lexus RX and RX …
New ModelsToyota Shows bZ4X GR Sport and GR GT3 Concepts in Tokyo
Tokyo Auto Salon 2022 is off to a start and Toyota has quite a lineup to showcase including several sporty and race-oriented models. The one we’re the most interested in is probably the bZ4X GR Sport Concept, based on the brand’s upcoming electric SUV. It is said to deliver “an …
NewsToyota Kinto Factory is Definitely Something We Want Here
Toyota last week announced a new program called Kinto Factory that makes it possible to add modern gadgets and features to older vehicles that didn’t have them when they left the assembly line. Sounds good, right? I mean, if you want to benefit from new technology without having to purchase …
New Models2022 Lexus NX is Massively Improved, Now Available With PHEV Tech
A completely redesigned and re-engineered Lexus NX is coming for the 2022 model year. Way more modern and sophisticated than the outgoing generation, with a selection of four powertrains on top of that, this compact luxury SUV finds itself in a nice position to take on its fierce competitors and …
NewsWatch: Lexus Shows How Dangerous Texting While Driving Can Be
A lot of people still don’t realize the dangers of texting while driving. It’s not a trivial or momentary distraction: the average length of time it actually takes to send or receive a text message when you’re behind the wheel is 4.6 seconds, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety …
News2022 Lexus NX Accidentally Leaked in Video
So, this week we got the new IS 500 F Sport Performance with a 472-horsepower V8 engine. What does Lexus have in store next? We’d bet on the next-generation NX crossover, which accidentally leaked online in the past few hours. The pictures you see here come from an official-looking video …
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