Newsroom Toyota Europe (corporate)

2019
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February
2019
Paris to have 600 Hype hydrogen taxis by the end of 2020 Air Liquide, Idex, Société du Taxi Électrique Parisien (STEP), and Toyota are teaming up with a joint-venture called HysetCo, the first ever company devoted to the development of hydrogen mo...
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February
2019
Brussels/Eindhoven, 12th February 2019 - It sounds like magic: you put a dedicated device in contact with air, expose it to sunlight and it starts producing fuel, for free. That is the basic idea behind the fundamental research conducted by DIFFER1, ...
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28
January
2019
• The Toyota national marketing and sales company Toyota Frey GES M.B.H (TFAG) will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Toyota Motor Europe pending approval by the Austrian merger control authorities, foreseen to take place around 1 March 2019 • T...
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21
January
2019
Berlin, Germany - January 21, 2019 - Urban mobility is one of the world’s pressing issues.  As cities continuously expand and become more congested, all forms of transit are pressured to meet growing demand.  For people with mobility challenges, the ...
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January
2019
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 1,035,400 vehicles in 2018: ​+3% versus last year, in a stable market Reaching 5.0% market share Another hybrid electric sales record with 480,800 vehicles: +18% above last year Representing 46% of TME sales...
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January
2019
● Toyota Mobility Foundation, in partnership with Nesta’s Challenge Prize Centre, announces finalists in $4 million global Mobility Unlimited Challenge at CES in Las Vegas ● Innovators from around the world submitted game-changing technologies to ...
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2018
30
November
2018
Brussels, Belgium - Toyota Motor Europe (TME) announced today several executive level appointments at its European Headquarters and Affiliates, effective January 1st, 2019.   Toyota Motor Europe (TME) Executive Changes Mr. Matthew Harrison...
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30
November
2018
Groupe PSA to supply a Compact Van (C-Van) to Toyota. Toyota to take financial ownership of the TPCA joint-venture operations in Czech Republic, maintaining current production for both companies. ...
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26
November
2018
Toyota welcomes the announcement that the UK Government and the European Union have reached a deal on a withdrawal agreement. We hope that the UK and European parliaments will now both be able to ratify this deal. Commenting on the agreement, Dr J...
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30
October
2018
Toyota starts production of fourth-generation hybrid electric transaxles at the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Poland (TMMP) plant in Wałbrzych. TMMP is the first plant outside of Asia to manufacture this type of hybrid electric transaxle. The trans...
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01
October
2018
At an executive meeting with media on the eve of the Paris Motor Show, Toyota Motor Europe shared how it is reinforcing its foundations and preparing for future growth. First, Quality, durability and reliability have always been part of Toyota’s D...
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26
September
2018
Toyota fuel cell system to be used in Caetanobus' first FCEV* city buses Caetanobus to launch first hydrogen demonstration city bus in autumn 2019 Toyota today took another important step towards a broader Hydrogen Society by announcing that ...
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24
September
2018
The Toyota Human Support Robot (HSR) provides researchers with an open innovation platform for research, development and field testing in a real environment Through the Developer’s Community, Toyota is opening collaboration to research organizatio...
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21
September
2018
Toyota Wheel Park is the first accessible wheel park that brings together both adaptive and non-adaptive wheeled action sports into a single facility Hybrid Skatepark to host a number of wheeled Freesports, including BMX (Bicycle Moto Cross), Skat...
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18
September
2018
Polish customer proud owner of the 2 millionth hybrid electric vehicle (HEV) sold by Toyota Motor Europe Customer chose a Toyota C-HR Hybrid with two-tone body In Europe, exponential growth from 10% hybrid mix in 2011 to 47% in 2018 With 8 Toyot...
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05
September
2018
Last July, Toyota France delivered 25 Mirai Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles to the HYPE taxi fleet based in Paris, France Executives from Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota France, Air Liquide and HYPE gathered together to celebrate this event ...
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24
August
2018
With two years to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games (August 25-September 6, 2020), Toyota is supporting Para sports and inclusivity through mobility at multiple levels ...
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23
July
2018
Universal access, electrified technologies including fuel cell technology, automated driving, mobility as a service, connected mobility, and TPS-based transportation support are among the technologies and services that will give officials, athletes a...
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11
July
2018
Toyota Motor Europe(1) sold 560,000 vehicles in H1 2018 : +6% versus last year, twice as fast as the market Reaching 5.0% market share  Another hybrid electric sales record with 257,000 vehicles : +23% above last year Representing 46% ...
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June
2018
Toyota Motor Europe to sponsor Energy Observer, the first hydrogen vessel around the world After a successful partnership in France in 2017, Toyota extends its support to Energy Observer on the next step of their global voyage ...
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June
2018
LOS ALTOS, Calif., June 21, 2018 - Toyota Research Institute (TRI) is furthering its support of open source platforms by donating $100,000 to the Computer Vision Center (CVC) to accelerate its development of an open source simulator for automated dri...
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13
June
2018
Initiated in 2016 in Dublin (Ireland) and Forlì (Italy), ‘YUKÕ with Toyota’ is now expanding to the historic city of Venice (Italy) Deployment of 49 self-charging and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles, in addition to a specially equipped “barrier-f...
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24
May
2018
The Alan Turing Institute and the Toyota Mobility Foundation are collaborating on a project to transform the way cities are planned and managed. The objective of this new project, ‘Optimising flow within mobility systems with AI’, part of the Turing’...
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24
May
2018
Newly constructed building at Honsha Plant will house FC cell stack production Shimoyama Plant to add new line dedicated to the mass production of high-pressure hydrogen tanks Expansion of sales areas planned in Japan and overseas ...
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26
April
2018
New start-up will extend Toyota Connected’s global mobility solutions business with products and services tailored to the European market Company seeks to recruit 35 to 50 data scientists, engineers and software developers ...
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24
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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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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