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Toyota invests in Japan’s recovery – and plans a new compact hybrid car

Since the Tohoku region of Japan was devastated by an earthquake and tsunami on 11 March, Toyota has made a sustained and significant contribution to the relief efforts, supplying cars, volunteers and vital supplies to the area. Now, a revitalisation initiative has been launched that goes far beyond temporary aid…

New design and class-leading emissions for 2012 Toyota Hilux pick-up

Toyota’s ‘indestructible’ Hilux has a new look and more hi-tech features for 2012. The legendary pick-up is no stranger to being restyled, having previously been converted into an all-conquering volcanic and Polar explorer and taken everything Top Gear’s Jeremy Clarkson could throw at it…

Good times at Goodwood for Frank Wrathall

Toyota’s young independent BTCC racer Frank Wrathall swapped the touring car track for a hillclimb course and his race suit for a dinner jacket at the weekend. It was all in aid of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, of course, to which the 24-year-old was a fascinated first-time visitor…