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New Safety Pack option for Prius including Adaptive Cruise Control

One of the things we enjoy most about running this blog is the opportunity to connect with you and hear what you really think about your Toyota. Well, we’re really pleased to let you know that this week, Toyota has introduced a new Safety Pack for the third-generation Prius T Spirit – including Adaptive Cruise Control, a feature I know many of you have expressed an interest in.

Toyota to sponsor Robert Llewellyn’s Carpool TV show on Dave

Long-time fans of the Today/Tomorrow blog may remember the video of Robert Llewellyn reviewing the third-generation Prius as he washed it. You may also remember the RAV EV being featured on Carpool, Robert’s weekly video podcast series. Now, we’re very pleased to announce that Carpool is now being made into a TV show, and Toyota GB are the proud sponsors.

Toyota Auris Hybrid: Value for money

With the new Auris Hybrid on sale now, you might be wondering how much it costs to own and how well it compares to its rivals. Although it’s the only full-hybrid in its class, we think it’s a direct competitor to the diesel hatchbacks on the market. It’s time to look at the facts and figures…

Top Gear conquers volcano with Toyota Hilux

As we reported back in April, the famous Polar Hilux that Top Gear used to explore the North Pole has conquered another of nature’s masterpieces – the Eyjafjallajökull volcano that brought disruption to air travel earlier this year. Of course, the intrepid Top Gear team couldn’t miss another opportunity, so they sent James May to find out just how close it’s possible to drive to the mouth of an active volcano…

Auris Hybrid crowned WhatGreenCar Car of the Year 2010

The new Toyota Auris Hybrid officially went on sale yesterday, and while it was winning over visitors to the Goodwood Moving Motor Show, it was also named WhatGreenCar Car of the Year 2010. Talk about a successful day…

Auris Hybrid wows the crowds on launch day at Goodwood

What better way to mark the official launch of the new Auris Hybrid than to show off the car within the grounds of the iconic Goodwood House? Add in the opportunity for visitors to take the wheel of Toyota’s newest full hybrid on the motor circuit and you have a dream combination. But what did these lucky test drivers think of Auris Hybrid? We were there to find out…

Lexus Statement

Update 28/01/11: The information below relates to the Lexus LS and GS valve spring recall announced in July 2010. For the latest news about Lexus in the UK, please visit www.blog.lexus.co.uk. Improperly functioning valve springs have been found in some Lexus engines and there is a small possibility that abnormal engine noise or unstable idling […]