Toyota has begun trial operations of the hybrid power generation system, installed at Motomachi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture. The hybrid power generation system combines the use of solid oxide fuel..
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DENSO today announced that it is using bio-polycarbonate (PC) made from starch and urethane resin extracted from castor oil in some of its products. Starch-derived bio-PCs have higher surface hardness, better optical..
Toyota today announced the commercial availability of a new, smaller catalyst that uses 20% less precious metal in approximately 20% less volume, while maintaining the same exhaust gas purification performance. The design..
Driving Barista – First-in-Japan Project Aims to Prevent Accidents Caused by Using Smartphones While Driving
Toyota, Komeda and KDDI will begin an initiative from today in Aichi Prefecture, Japan by utilizing a smartphone application called Driving Barista. The application is aimed at reducing the number of traffic..
Toyota announced the launch of its new Pixis Joy passenger minivehicle in Japan today. The new Pixis Joy passenger minivehicle will be available at a total of 211 dealers in Japan. The..
Toyota Passo, a completely redesigned compact car developed by Toyota subsidiary Daihatsu went on sale at dealerships throughout Japan today. The new Passo is perfectly suited to city driving, and fully embodies..
Toyota to unveil a fun-to-drive entry-level lightweight Concept sports car -Toyota S-FR at Tokyo Motor Show
Toyota will present its vision for the future of mobility at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, where the Toyota S-FR, a fun-to-drive entry-level lightweight sports car will be unveiled. The Toyota S-FR..
Toyota will present its vision for the future of mobility at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, where three very different new concept cars will be revealed. Toyota will also introduce Kirobo Mini,..
Toyota is World’s First Automaker to Bring a Driver Assist Function that Uses a Dedicated ITS Frequency to Market
By the end of 2015, Toyota will make a new ITS (Intelligent Transportation System) safety package available on three models in Japan. The package, named ITS Connect, uses Japan’s standardized ITS frequency..
Robot astronaut Kirobo to return to Earth after spending 18 months aboard the International Space Station
Dentsu announced that robot astronaut Kirobo is scheduled to return to Earth on Feb. 11 after spending 18 months aboard the International Space Station. Developed in collaboration with the University of Tokyo’s..