Newsroom Toyota Europe (corporate)

2018
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April
2018
Gleneagles, Scotland – April, 2018 – Toyota Motor Europe marked the occasion of the 2018 Ichiban Award set against the backdrop of the beautiful Scottish Highlands, in Perthshire. Ichiban in Japanese means ‘Number One’ and the Award is reserved fo...
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10
April
2018
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 280,300 vehicles in Q1 2018 : +4% versus last year, twice as fast as the market Reaching 5.1% market share  Another hybrid electric sales record with 125,400 vehicles : +18% above last year Representing 45% ...
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23
March
2018
Brussels, Belgium - 23rd March 2018 - Andrea Eskau returned from PyeongChang with six Paralympic medals following an incredible Games with her TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH-developed ski sled. The 46-year-old began the Games as the flag bearer for the Ge...
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08
March
2018
Global crowdsourcing campaign launched to identify solutions to the challenges faced by people with lower-limb paralysis, as part of the Mobility Unlimited Challenge Digital campaign will ask people with lower-limb paralysis to share their thought...
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05
March
2018
Geneva, Switzerland – March 5, 2018 – At an executive meeting with media on the eve of the Geneva Motor Show, Toyota shared the next step of its powertrain strategy in Europe. The new generation Auris – to be produced in Burnaston next year – will co...
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28
February
2018
Toyota announces the third generation Auris will be built at Toyota Manufacturing UK’s Burnaston factory New model will be built on the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) platform The new Auris will receive its worldwide premiere at the Geneva...
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20
February
2018
World's first neodymium-reduced, heat-resistant magnet developed by Toyota Key element of the foundation required to popularize electrified vehicles ...
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09
February
2018
Global Campaign that Reflects the Olympic and Paralympic Spirit of Encouragement, Challenge and Progress   Commercials to Air During Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 ...
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02
February
2018
Milestone puts Toyota on track to achieve its 2030 target of 5.5 million electrified vehicle sales per year as part of its “Environmental Challenge 2050” ...
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22
January
2018
Toyota Motor Manufacturing France (TMMF) in Valenciennes to be upgraded to enable future production based on Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA).  Investment of more than €300M in Toyota’s French manufacturing operations. This enables the plant...
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10
January
2018
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 1,001,700 vehicles in 2017: +8% versus last year, outperforming the market Reaching 4.8% market share  Another Hybrid EV sales record with 406,000 vehicles: +38% above last year Representing 41% of T...
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2017
20
December
2017
At Toyota’s recent Advanced Technology Seminar in its R&D Centre in Zaventem, Belgium, the company explained its Global Vision towards ZERO accidents. In a unique double interview, Seigo Kuzumaki, TMC Chief Professional Engineer in charge of Safet...
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18
December
2017
Electrified vehicles to be available across the entire Toyota and Lexus line-up by around 2025 ...
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15
December
2017
Brussels, Belgium – Newsweek has once again named Toyota one of the world’s greenest companies, scoring in the top 5% of global companies, and was named the “Best in Industry Global” in the automobiles category. Toyota was ranked #16 of the Global 50...
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11
December
2017
Brussels, Belgium - December 11, 2017 - Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced today a new organisation and several executive level appointments at its European Headquarters and Affiliates. These changes follow Toyota’s executive and management rotat...
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20
November
2017
The first-generation Prius was launched in October 1997 as the world's first mass-produced hybrid electric passenger vehicle. ...
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16
November
2017
The $4 million challenge to transform the world of people with lower-limb paralysis ...
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13
November
2017
The Hydrogen Council reveals first-of-a kind study showing hydrogen’s contribution as a key pillar of the energy transition ...
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20
October
2017
Largest employer in the area turns 25 ...
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20
October
2017
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 765,000 vehicles in the first nine months of 2017 :​ +10% versus last year Reaching 4.9% market share [+0.3 ppt]  Another hybrid EV sales record with 308,000 vehicles : +41% above last year Represent...
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16
October
2017
As a Mobility Company, Toyota is Committed to “Freedom of Mobility for All” ...
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15
September
2017
The CleverShuttle ridesharing service launches its hydrogen-powered fleet Acquisition of 35 Toyota fuel-cell vehicles A milestone for clean mobility The largest Mirai fleet in the world ...
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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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24
August
2017
Last month, the world’s first hydrogen powered boat set off for a 6-year world tour The goal is to be the first boat capable of producing its own hydrogen on-board from sea-water thanks to solar, wind and hydro generated power Toyota France is th...
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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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