Articles about Toyota

Does the new car live up to its nameplate’s legacy?
You had better believe it. Thanks to a starring role in the first of (too) many Fast & Furious films, the A80-generation Toyota Supra is surely one of the most recognizable cars in the world. But its ancestors, the cars that built
Just look at the details on this thing
If you thought a thousand-piece Lego set was hard enough build already, then take a look at what this guy just did: he carved a Toyota Land Cruiser out of wood.To be fair, though, you only need to follow instructions
A Toyota through and through
Despite its global leadership in hybrid technology, Toyota has had a hard time selling its hybrids here. Even with a 50% excise tax break under the TRAIN law, the P2.4 million Prius is a hard sell. The Thai-built Corolla Hybrid,
Some of these cars might look familiar
Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) isn't idly sitting on its hands as the threat of COVID-19 sweeps across the country. The Japanese carmaker is lending a handful of its fleet vehicles to support frontline efforts to halt the spread of the
Our LGUs can use all the help they can get at the moment
Various local government units (LGU) across the country have recently come up with different solutions to transportation in their respective areas. In the city of Santa Rosa in Laguna, the LGU is getting by with a little help from its friends at
Time to tidy up
From the top of your head, name all the parts of your car your hands come into contact with every time you drive out.You probably have a few in mind already: the steering wheel, A/C controls, and door handles. "A
It’s no less fun than the bigger-engined version
We know you're craving good news right now, and here it is: The slower, cheaper four-cylinder Toyota Supra will still drift. Hurrah!Toyota gave us all the specs a wee while back, but has chosen this week to release an
There will be a new TRD S variant available
Remember the facelifted Toyota Wigo we said might make its way to the Philippines? It was just launched in Indonesia, and we finally have actual photos of it-plus some more details about its possible arrival here in our market.But before
The GT4 has now been fully homologated
This is the Toyota Supra GT4, and it is ready to do some motorsport. If there's any motorsport happening for it to do, that is.The GT4 has now been fully homologated, which basically means you can now buy and race
A capable cargo hauler with lots of goodies
In the European market, Toyota offers a workhorse van called the Proace. Think Hiace, but imagine the bare minimum-steel wheels, sliding side doors, split-open rear barn doors, and a spacious cabin with only the front row seats placed inside.The
This, or British Racing Green Limited?
Toyota is still churning out special-edition 86s as though its life depends on it. This is the latest-a black-and-gold-themed 86 called the Black Limited, of which it will sell precisely 86 cars in its native Japan.Inspired
The COVID-19 pandemic has already caused the cancellation of a few launch events
Wave if you see this truck roll by
Times like these bring out both the worst and best of people. On one hand, you have individuals hoarding supplies, making it difficult for medical personnel to get hold of essentials like face masks and alcohol. On the other hand, you have
Our source tells us the hatchback’s new face will look like the Avanza’s
It seems Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is set to reveal its first new model for the year. A source has recently told Top Gear PH that a facelifted Toyota Wigo is set to be launched in the Philippines soon. The current model
Can you spot the other changes made to it?
Usually, when someone plugs a modern engine into an old car, there are a few telltale signs that all is not as it seems. As far as we can see, though, that is not the case with Legacy Overland's Toyota Land
Should James Harden worry?
Say hello to CUE4, Toyota's hot-shooting basketball robot. The marksman was developed by volunteers from the Japanese car manufacturer during their free time, and can supposedly hit "100 out of 100 shots."That's quite a shooting percentage, so should
Bus, jeep, UV Express, tricycle, the MRT—he rode them all
Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) officially welcomed its new president, Atsuhiro Okamoto, earlier this month. Now, barely two weeks since his official introduction, Okamoto-san has already gone viral on social media.See, Okamoto-san has set up his own official Facebook page,
Is the TRD kit worth the upgrade?
In all my years of being a car journalist, I have never actually tested or owned a Toyota Fortuner. Recently, I felt that after close to nine years of writing, it was about time I change that fact.The Fortuner is an
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