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2022 Toyota Tundra first drive review: Electrified with different personalities

Let’s face it, the Detroit Three have the full-size truck market cornered. In the age of electrification, they intend to keep it that way with hybrid and battery-electric pickups. Toyota isn’t going down without a fight though. With its loyal fan base and off-road heritage, the 2022 Toyota Tundra is marching to a different beat. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/12/2021
Toyota Mirai travels 845 miles before refueling, sets new record

We know that the new Toyota Mirai can travel far on a single tank of hydrogen. The XLE trim is good for 402 miles per tank while the swankier Limited grade is rated for 357 miles. It turns out, you can double the distance traveled on a single tank if you try hard enough because […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/8/2021
2022 Toyota Tundra debuts with new I-Force Max Hybrid powertrain

The 2022 Toyota Tundra has finally arrived and it has an imposing new mug. Each trim gets a different look but there’s no mistaking this truck for anything else. You get a massive, imposing grille and angular headlights with T-shaped daytime running lights. In the rear, you get vertical taillights and a stamped tailgate. Like […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/20/2021
Toyota commits further to electrification with massive battery investment

Toyota has announced an increased commitment to electrification with a big investment in battery technology. However, battery-electric vehicles are just one part of the larger puzzle because Toyota has also doubled down on hybrids as part of its overall strategy. Their approach will vary based on the region. In places with abundant renewable energy, Toyota […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/8/2021
Toyota will assemble fuel cell modules in the U.S. from 2023

Toyota has announced that it will assemble fuel cell modules at its manufacturing facility in Kentucky starting in 2023. This is part of a larger plan toward carbon neutrality as the brand takes its fuel cell electric powertrain and applies it to production vehicles after thousands of miles’ worth of real-world testing. Toyota Motor Manufacturing […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/27/2021
Toyota Avalon will be discontinued after the 2022 model year

Another big sedan bites the dust. The Toyota Avalon will be discontinued after the 2022 model year. Toyota’s flagship, which has been in production since 1994, is the latest four-door to get axed because of consumer preferences shifting to crossovers. The news was first discovered by Automotive News after Toyota’s purchasing department told suppliers that […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/5/2021
Second-generation Toyota Aqua is the Prius C we can’t have

The second-generation Toyota Aqua has launched in Japan and it sports an evolutionary look. It’s still curvy and slick, only this time you get more stylized headlight and taillight clusters, narrower side windows, and a new iteration of Toyota’s catfish-like grille. Like the outgoing model, you can get the new Aqua in vibrant colors including […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/21/2021
2021 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid vs. 2021 Toyota Venza: Which one should you get?

If you’re looking for a fuel-efficient electrified crossover, there’s a wealth of choice out there, especially in the compact and mid-size segments. Toyota alone has a hybrid for every need and if yours only requires two rows, you can choose between the RAV4 Hybrid or the Venza. Which one to get? How does each one […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/16/2021
How the multi-stage hybrid works on Toyota and Lexus vehicles

Toyota and Lexus lead the auto industry when it comes to hybrid powertrains. From the Toyota Prius to the Lexus RX, you get a smooth-operating system that sips fuel, allowing you to travel farther than ever. In addition to FWD-based hybrids that use a planetary gear set, Toyota and Lexus also have a rear-drive-based system […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/14/2021
2021 Toyota Sienna review: Hybrid exclusive family hauler

The Toyota Sienna is a mainstay among families looking for dependability, roominess, and versatility. With the latest generation, Toyota wants you to see this as more than just a box on wheels. The 2021 Sienna aims to be your stylish yet practical people mover that can handle foul weather while still excellent fuel economy with […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/14/2021