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Signs are pointing to ‘Yes’ for the Toyota Corolla Cross in the U.S.

Car nameplates getting put into a crossover was bound to happen. The Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross and Ford Mustang Mach-E are just the beginning as more automakers turn cars into high-riding models. Toyota started doing that in other global markets with the Yaris Cross and Corolla Cross. Of the two, it wouldn’t be a surprise if […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/29/2020
What we know about, and expect from, the next generation Toyota 4Runner

The Toyota 4Runner is a legend in the dirt. It’s one of the most capable mid-size SUVs when the pavement ends and a popular choice among off-road enthusiasts for a reliable, bulletproof rig. There’s no escaping the fact that the 4Runner is dated, though. In production since the 2010 model year, the current generation 4Runner […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/29/2020
Toyota’s e-TNGA platform explained

Toyota’s long-term product plan involves the addition of up to six electric vehicles depending on the market. For North America, we’re surely getting SUVs of different sizes and a sedan. The automaker intends to sell these EVs at affordable prices to help popularize EVs. You may be asking, what’s underpinning these vehicles? That would be […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/22/2020
What we know about the 2023 Toyota Tacoma and its electrification

You’d think that every truck segment would belong to the Detroit Three automakers but one glance at mid-size pickup sales and you’ll immediately realize that Toyota owns that. For 2020, Toyota has sold 58,920 Tacomas to date, which is more than double the second-place Ford Ranger, which moved 28,350 examples. This rig is one of […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/18/2020
2021 Toyota Prius vs 2021 Hyundai Elantra Hybrid: Which one to get

Compact cars are trying very hard to win a spot in your garage. With so much attention going to SUVs, models like the Toyota Prius and Hyundai Elantra are doing everything to get your attention. In addition to the Ioniq, Hyundai has another electrified sedan that promises exceptional efficiency: the Elantra Hybrid. With so many […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/18/2020
2021 Toyota Prius review: The solution for those that can’t plug in

Hey you! Are you looking at buying an electrified vehicle but are scared of going all out with an EV or don’t have a plug nearby to take advantage of a plug-in hybrid? Why don’t you check out the 2021 Toyota Prius? A practical hatchback with excellent fuel economy and comfortable seating for four adults, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/18/2020
What we know about the 2022 Toyota Tundra and its electrification

The current generation Toyota Tundra has been around since 2007. At nearly 14 years old, this rig is now one of the oldest full-size trucks. As competitors undergo one redesign after another, the Tundra has only seen minor refreshes. Even with the addition of an updated infotainment system, driver assistance technologies, and a new face, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/17/2020
Government needs to catch up with the latest safety tech

Earlier today, we published our first drive review of the hydrogen fuel cell Toyota Mirai. It turns out it’s a fantastic car that happens to run on a fuel that isn’t widely available. That’s a bummer. But it could be more widely available than it is. Hydrogen filling stations are popping up a lot of […]

by Chad Kirchner
12/16/2020
2021 Toyota Mirai first drive review: The best new car you probably can’t buy

When the first generation Toyota Mirai arrived, it immediately became a pioneer as one of the first production hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. The way it looked stood out too; it’s like the automotive version of Darth Vader complete with the requisite futuristic noises. Sure, that helped the Mirai stand out but in a way that […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/16/2020
Toyota’s solid-state batteries could arrive by 2021

Toyota has never been one to jump on a bandwagon. The Japanese automaker prefers a conservative approach to make sure its reputation for reliability isn’t tarnished and its products come out nearly bulletproof. That strategy may just pay off in the electrification race because according to one report, Toyota’s solid-state batteries are coming next year. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/14/2020