Newsroom Toyota Europe (corporate)
2017
07
July
2017
• Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 527,000 vehicles in the first half of 2017 :        o +11% versus last year        o Reaching 4.9% market share [+0.3 ppt] • Another hybrid sales record with 208,300 vehicles :        o +44% above last year ...
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19
June
2017
Tokyo, Japan – June 19th – Toyota Financial Services (TFS), together with its Insurance partner announced today that it has made a significant investment in the Finnish company MaaS Global Ltd. MaaS Global Ltd was established in April 2016 to prov...
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16
May
2017
Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced the winners of the 2017 “Ichiban” European Customer Recommendation Award during a festive event held in Antwerp, Belgium. ...
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13
April
2017
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 269,000 vehicles in Q1 2017 : +11% versus last year, outperforming the market by 4ppt Reaching 5% market share  Another hybrid sales record with 106,000 vehicles : +50% above last year Representing about 40%...
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01
April
2017
Date of birth: October 2, 1963 Home country: Japan Education: Bachelor’s degree in law, Hosei University, 1987 Career Apr. 1987 Joined Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) Jan. 2012 Project General Manager, BR Vehicle & Parts Localization De...
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16
March
2017
Burnaston manufacturing plant in Derbyshire (UK) to be upgraded to enable production of new vehicles using the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform Investment of more than £240 million in Toyota’s UK manufacturing operations  ...
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01
March
2017
Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced today a number of executive level appointments at its European Headquarters and Affiliates. These changes follow Toyota’s executive appointments and management rotations that take place regularly at global, pan-...
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14
February
2017
In the footsteps of the iconic Prius that started it all, Toyota now sells 33 different hybrid models in more than 90 countries and regions across the globe. ...
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17
January
2017
13 global industry leaders join together in promoting hydrogen to help meet climate goals Thirteen leading energy, transport and industry companies have today launched a global initiative to voice a united vision and long-term ambition for hydroge...
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06
January
2017
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 928,500 vehicles in 2016, +6% versus last year, outperforming the market 7th consecutive record year for hybrid sales, 295,000 vehicles, +41% above last year and now represent 32% of TME sales Best-ever sales result fo...
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2016
19
December
2016
In 2015, Toyota Motor Corporation entered into a sponsorship agreement with the International Olympic Committee to become part of The Olympic Partner (TOP) programme. From 2017, Toyota will work with the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Orga...
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09
December
2016
Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced today several executive level appointments at its European Headquarters and Affiliates. These changes follow Toyota’s executive and management rotations that take place regularly at global, pan-European and nati...
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05
December
2016
YUKÕ is Toyota’s new full hybrid car sharing programme that is being piloted in two European cities: Dublin, Ireland and Forlì, Italy. YUKÕ – Japanese for ‘Let’s go’ – lets people enjoy hybrid without owning it with its exclusive full hybrid offer, r...
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17
November
2016
Toyota Motor Corporation has selected 28 projects to be the grant recipients of the Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program. In the 17 years since its introduction in 2000, a cumulative total of 332 projects in 53 countries and regions have rec...
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15
November
2016
Toyota Motor Corporation Komeda Co., Ltd. KDDI Corporation - Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota), Komeda Co., Ltd. (Komeda), and KDDI Corporation (KDDI) have announced the final results of their joint project using a smartphone application called Drivi...
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09
November
2016
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Turkey starts production of the Toyota C-HR Toyota C-HR is the 8th Toyota model produced in Europe and the latest addition to Toyota’s hybrid line-up Announcing export to USA and Canada Hybrid engines built in the UK, ...
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25
October
2016
Ceremony to commemorate Toyota RAV4 line off was held at Toyota Saint-Petersburg plant today, October 25th Investment into production capacity increase and Toyota RAV4 launch totaled 9,7 billion RUR. 800 new jobs were created. Additional investme...
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25
October
2016
Ceremony to commemorate Toyota RAV4 line off was held at Toyota Saint-Petersburg plant today, October 25th Investment into production capacity increase and Toyota RAV4 launch totaled 9,7 billion RUR. 800 new jobs were created. Additional investme...
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21
October
2016
Toyota Motor Corporation will begin to sell fuel cell buses (FC buses) under the Toyota brand from early 2017. Having already undergone repeated field tests for practical use, the Bureau of Transportation of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government plans to...
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21
October
2016
Toyota Motor Corporation will begin to sell fuel cell buses (FC buses) under the Toyota brand from early 2017. Having already undergone repeated field tests for practical use, the Bureau of Transportation of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government plans to...
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20
October
2016
Hybrid transaxle production to start in late 2018 at TMMP New petrol engines to be added to production line-up at TMIP in 2017 and late 2019 Combined additional investment of 150 million euros ...
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20
October
2016
Toyota Motor Europe announced today that it will start production of a hybrid transaxle in 2018 at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland (TMMP) in Walbrzych, and add two petrol engines – a 1.5L in 2017 and a 2.0L in 2019 -- at Toyota Motor Industries, Po...
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07
October
2016
What Kirobo Mini can do Engage in casual conversation, backed by gestures and the ability to respond to user emotions Grow and provide tailored companionship by remembering user preferences and past events Be taken just about anywhere, with it...
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07
October
2016
Toyota is supporting vital research into the world’s most threatened plant species at a dedicated research unit just opened at the Royal Botanic Gardens (RBG), Kew, UK.The pioneering work by a team at Kew’s Plant Assessment Unit (PAU) is expected to ...
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06
October
2016
A new Plant Assessment Unit at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew secures Toyota global funding through the International Union for Conservation of Nature ...
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03
October
2016
Presales of Compact Communication Partner to Start at Tokyo and Aichi Car Dealers This Winter ...
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28
September
2016
Air Liquide, world leader in gases and technologies and services for industry and health, adds the first Toyota Mirai delivered in France to its corporate vehicle fleet The purchase of the world’s first mass produced fuel cell sedan ties in with A...
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28
September
2016
• Air Liquide, world leader in gases and technologies and services for industry and health, adds the first Toyota Mirai delivered in France to its corporate vehicle fleet • The purchase of the world’s first mass produced fuel cell sedan ties in wi...
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27
September
2016
• 31% of Toyota Motor Europe’s customers chose a hybrid powertrain in 2016 – and 41% in Western Europe alone. • Hybrid sales are gaining pace: year-to-date hybrid sales have increased by 45% versus the same period last year (January to August) – o...
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27
September
2016
31% of Toyota Motor Europe’s customers chose a hybrid powertrain in 2016 – and 41% in Western Europe alone. Hybrid sales are gaining pace: year-to-date hybrid sales have increased by 45% versus the same period last year (January to August) – on pa...
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