Toyota Launches New Doorstep Car Service Program In India

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Toyota has started the service in remote locations before moving to bigger cities Toyota Kirloskar Motor has started a new doorstep maintenance service- ‘Service Express’ which is mainly intended at providing periodic service (Minor, Medium and Major) at remote locations where car owners have to travel long distances to find a dealership. The periodic maintenance […]

China sales marks Toyota’s profit while U.S. weakness continues

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Toyota Motor’s quarterly profit edged up as demand for its car models from cost-conscious Chinese customers helped offset bleak North American sales, although the company’s shares slipped as it cut its yearly net income outlook. The automaker attributed the smaller forecast to unrealised losses from equity investments, but, in a sign that business was still […]

Toyota recalls 1.7 million vehicles over air bag inflators

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Toyota Motor stated Wednesday it is recalling another 1.7 million vehicles globally for potentially defective Takata air bag inflators as part of a multi-year industry recall campaign declared in 2016. Automakers are including about 10 million vehicle inflators in the United States to what is already known as the largest-ever recall campaign in history. Last […]

Toyota, SoftBank teams up to target self-driving car services

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Toyota Motor and SoftBank Group are teaming up to develop self-driving vehicle services, signaling deepening alliances among top automakers and tech companies as the global race to develop autonomous cars intensifies. Japan’s biggest automaker and its most influential tech firm will jointly work on a platform to operate self-driving vehicles which can be used as […]

After Apple’s CarPlay, Toyota now brings Android Auto to vehicles

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Toyota Motor agreed to include Android Auto to its vehicles, according to an individual knowledgeable with the matter, ending years of resistance to the Google infotainment software because of safety and security issues. Initially, Toyota will let Android Auto devices to connect directly to its vehicles, after declaring compatibility with Apple Inc.’s CarPlay in January. […]