Toyota Delays Launch Of Much-Hyped Prius Prime Plug-In Hybrid By MonthsToyota’s much ballyhooed plug-in hybrid Prius Prime is being pushed back by several months, with the new sales date set for late this year or early next year.
New Hydrogen-Powered Car Debuts At SF City HallToyota's new zero-emission, hydrogen-fueled automobile got a lot of attention at a demo Thursday at City Hall and KPIX 5's John Ramos took it for a spin.
Toyota Invests In Uber, Offers Lease Deals To DriversToyota is investing in Uber, making it the latest car company to put money in a ride-hailing app.
Toyota Recalls Over 1.1 Million SUVs Over Possible Seat Belt FailureToyota is recalling more than 1.1 million small SUVs in the U.S. because the seat belts might fail in a crash.
Toyota Invests $1 Billion In Silicon Valley To Develop Artificial Intelligence, RoboticsToyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda said Friday the company will start operating from January 2016, with 200 employees at a Silicon Valley facility near Stanford University.
Toyota Unveils New Prius Hybrid With 55 MPG Claim, Will It Sell Amid Low Gas Prices?The 2016 Prius is more sculpted and sportier looking than the current version as Toyota tries to move the car from appealing mainly to environmentalists to more of a mainstream vehicle.
Toyota Investing $50 Million In Artificial Intelligence Research At Stanford, MITToyota is investing $50 million with Stanford University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in hopes of gaining an edge in an accelerating race to phase out human drivers.
Deadly Takata Air Bag Recall Grows To 57.5 Million CarsHonda has added 4.5 million vehicles in countries outside the U.S. to the growing list of cars and trucks recalled for Takata air bags that could explode with too much force and spew shrapnel at drivers and passengers.
Toyota Adds 1.4 Million Cars, SUV, Trucks To Recall For Exploding Air BagsToyota is adding nearly 1.4 million cars, trucks and SUVs to a growing recall for air bags that can explode with too much force.
Petaluma Police Looking For Who’s Targeting Trucks, Stealing Catalytic ConvertersPetaluma police say in the last week, 17 trucks have had their catalytic converters stolen, most likely for the value of their recyclable metal.
Tesla To Occupy Former Solyndra Plant In Fremont; Expected To Add Over 1,000 JobsTesla Motors has taken over the Fremont plant which was once the home of Solyndra, the solar company that went belly-up in 2011 and one of the more high-profile busts in Silicon Valley.
Bay Area Among First Markets For Toyota’s Hydrogen Fuel Cell VehicleDrivers in the Bay Area will be among the first in the U.S. to be able to purchase a vehicle that runs on hydrogen later this year.