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2017
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September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing finished on the podium in the 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas after a race-long challenge for victory in the sixth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). ...
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September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will start the 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas from the second row after an extremely frustrating qualifying session for the sixth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). ...
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September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing completed a hard day’s work on a hot afternoon in Austin, Texas when practice got underway for the 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas, the sixth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). ...
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September
2017
Dr. Johan Van Zyl, President and CEO of Toyota Motor Europe, announced today that in future it is Toyota ambition to provide its core models with a choice of two hybrid powertrains. One will provide the traditional benefits of efficiency and fuel ...
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12
September
2017
Good morning ladies and gentlemen, I'm pleased to welcome you to the Toyota press conference. There are three essential elements at the heart of our products. Quality & Reliability, Advanced Powertrain Technology with hybrid and Safety. Spea...
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12
September
2017
A team from ED2, Toyota’s European design studio, has explored new ideas in colours, textures and trims to create the Toyota C-HR Hy-Power Concept, a new interpretation of the crossover that offers high visual impact, linked to its use of a new, more...
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12
September
2017
With an off-road heritage spanning more than 65 years, the Land Cruiser remains unique in its segment for its ability to combine outstanding quality, durability and reliability with unrivalled off-road performance and ever greater levels of luxury, o...
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12
September
2017
Intensive development work has continued on the Toyota Yaris GRMN since its public debut at this year’s Geneva motor show, in preparation for the high-performance model going into production at the end of the year. A dedicated engineering team has be...
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12
September
2017
Five years into its lifecycle, the Toyota Auris is selling in greater numbers than ever, with hybrid versions commanding an ever-greater share of the sales mix. Auris is building its appeal with the new, limited edition Freestyle version of the Touri...
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12
September
2017
As part of President Akio Toyoda’s vision of creating Ever-Better cars, in 2014, Toyota Motor Corporation embarked on a seven-year project of unparalleled scale: a continuous global initiative to put Toyota vehicles to the ultimate test, across every...
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12
September
2017
'Invincible 50' show car celebrates 50 years of global sales dominance Reflects growing market for dual-usage ownership Bespoke exterior and interior design details. ...
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September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing heads to Austin, Texas this week for the second North American round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), the 6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas. ...
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September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing suffered disappointment in the fifth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) despite a podium finish in the 6 Hours of Mexico. ...
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02
September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will start the 6 Hours of Mexico from the second row of the grid after a close but ultimately frustrating qualifying session for the fifth round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). ...
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September
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing’s 6 Hours of Mexico event got off to a short start with the opening practice session for the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). ...
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August
2017
At the forthcoming IAA motor show in Frankfurt (Press days September 12-13, Public days September 16-24th), two dominant themes will shape the Toyota stand. ...
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August
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing kicks off the second half of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season this weekend with a trip across the Atlantic for round five, the 6 Hours of Mexico. ...
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28
August
2017
A seven year global R&D project to make Ever-Better cars Started in Australia in 2014, the project will conclude in 2020 in Japan Over a distance of 19,000 km a total of 24 European countries will be visited ...
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August
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team took two more stage wins on day three of Rallye Deutschland. The first of these came when Juho Hänninen went fastest on the first run over the notorious Panzerplatte stage: one of the most famous and difficult tes...
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August
2017
The first full day of competition on Rallye Deutschland was dominated by challenging weather conditions, with changing grip levels during the morning stages and heavy rain in the afternoon. Juho Hänninen ended the day holding sixth overall for the TO...
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August
2017
The Yaris WRC drivers have completed the opening super special stage of Rallye Deutschland: a new test for this year around the streets of Saarbrucken. Jari-Matti Latvala leads the team’s charge in sixth, followed by Juho Hänninen in 12th and Esapekk...
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August
2017
After a hugely successful home event in Finland, the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team now heads to Rally Germany for the next round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship season. As only the second pure asphalt event for the Yaris WRC, the main...
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04
August
2017
Hisatake Murata has become the new Team President of TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (WEC) and President of TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH (TMG) with immediate effect. ...
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July
2017
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team has claimed a stunning victory on home territory at Rally Finland, with Esapekka Lappi claiming his debut victory and Juho Hänninen finishing third: the first time the team has had two cars on the podium. Not only...
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July
2017
The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team continues to lead Rally Finland with only four stages remaining after the Yaris WRC was the car to beat again over Saturday’s stages. It was quickest on the first six of the day’s eight stages, and has now won...
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28
July
2017
Tonight marks a historic occasion for the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team, with the Yaris WRC holding first and second places overnight for the first time in its history. Not only that, but the car set nine fastest stage times today (out of 12 s...
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27
July
2017
The only Plug-in Hybrid model to achieve 5 out of 5 environmental stars in the ADAC EcoTest in Germany Comparison test with five Plug-in cars Toyota ready today with future mobility ...
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27
July
2017
Rally Finland got underway this evening with a short 2.31-kilometre special stage at Harju, following shakedown in the morning at Ruuhimäki: a classic Rally Finland stage with compacted gravel roads and big jumps. The special stage was less typical, ...
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July
2017
Rally Finland is famous for its fast gravel stages through forests, featuring large jumps and numerous crests. Many of these are located on corners, making the positioning of the car for the perfect take-off crucial to carrying speed through the bend...
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July
2017
Exploring new ways to bring rally fans closer to the World Rally Championship action, TOYOTA GAZOO Racing and Microsoft are launching the “EchoCam” service at the 2017 Neste Rally Finland. ...
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