Toyota Prius 15th Anniversary

December 16, 2012 at 9:50 am

Exactly 15 years ago the production of the hybrid Toyota Prius under the slogan “Just in time for the 21st century” had began. Today it is one of the most popular hybrid car in the world and it is not only “ahead of its time,” as evidenced is shown by its name in Latin, but also demonstrates the great success in the mass market, because for 15 years on the world market all in all have been sold almost 3 million cars of this model! On the 10th of December Toyota Prius had marked its 15th anniversary!

2013 Toyota Prius Plus

2013 Toyota Prius Plus Photo

Toyota at the Top of German TUV

December 14, 2012 at 9:27 am

Toyota is the most successful car brand, as it was stated in the report of the Association of the German Technical Inspection (TUV) for the year 2012. In the new report, published on December 7, 2012 the leading German agency for technical inspection of the car, has noted that 29 out of the 50 most reliable cars in the different age categories were models of Toyota, 20 Toyota models were included in the top ten in the different groups, and the Prius has won the first place in the category of the most reliable car with the age of 4 to 5 years.

2013 Toyota Avensis

2013 Toyota Avensis Photo

Toyota Prius Customer Review

December 12, 2012 at 9:54 am

Today we are going to listen to a review of a Toyota Prius owner. Even though we use to say that as many people as many opinions exist, it is still quite interesting to listen to a review of the Prius owner. The interior of a Prius looks quite attractive. Although it is finished with cheap materials, like plastic and looks (as well as feels to the touch) cheaper. However a plus is that it seems quite fresh. In terms of exterior the opinions differ greatly, some are ready to call new Prius the ugliest car ever designed, others want to give the number one place to it.

2012 Toyota Prius

2012 Toyota Prius Exterior Photo

Toyota Begins to Certify Used cars

December 10, 2012 at 9:39 am

Еoyota has announced the launch of a certification program of its used car models, which will check the reliability of used cars on 136 points. During the program development specialists of “Toyota Motor” have explored the best global practices and adapted them to suit the world market and the preferences of customers who live in Europe and other countries. Certification Program for Cars “Toyota Tested” will test the car on 136 points.

Toyota Tested Program

Toyota Tested Program Pic

Toyota RAV4 Engines Overview

December 8, 2012 at 9:44 am

Toyota RAV4 crossover of a new generation will come to Europe with three engines, two of which are diesels. In the turbo diesel engine range will be included such units as 2.0 and 2.2 liter core, which are capable of developing 124 and 150 hp. The first of them can be paired only with a six-speed “mechanics” and the second will be available with a manual transmission, and with 6-speed “automatic”.

2013 Toyota RAV4

2013 Toyota RAV4 Image

Toyota Prius Theft Statistics

December 6, 2012 at 9:21 am

National Bureau for crimes in the U.S. in the sphere of insurance industry (NICB) has published interesting statistics on automobile thefts. It was found that the hybrid Toyota Prius model of new year modification, which is currently one of the America’s most popular cars, is one of the most rarely stolen car model.

2013 Toyota Prius Plus

2013 Toyota Prius Plus Model Photo

Toyota GT 86 Convertible Model

December 4, 2012 at 8:13 pm

The new rear-drive sports car Toyota GT 86 will be available in two car body modifications. In early March, at the international motor show in Geneva, the Japanese manufacturer will officially present to the public with the company’s new version of the Toyota GT 86 model. Convertible model is not heavier than the coupe of the same name, because engineers are going to equip the machine with fabric roof and remove the rear seats. Earlier, chief engineer of the project “Toyota GT 86″ Tetsu Tada said in an interview with German publication, that the new sports car of the brand was developed in such a way that at its base in the future could be design a convertible model as well.

2013 Toyota GT 86

2013 Toyota GT 86 Convertible Photo