Toyota dealers take to the Driver Power 2009 podium

Toyota dealers are on the Driver Power dealer podium for the first time, having come third in the Driver Power 2009 survey’s Best Dealer category. The annual survey, run by Auto Express, reveals the best dealers, insurers and recovery firms in the UK, as voted by 20,000 motorists and Auto Express readers.

Our safe Urban Cruiser

Toyota gives priority to building cars that are as safe as possible. In 2009, we received a 5-stars rating for all three new cars that were evaluated by Euro NCAP (iQ, Avensis and Prius).

Bangers4BEN mk II: day two

Well, the Bangers4BEN Challenge finished on Wednesday afternoon, with the Toyota team arriving first at Brooklands (above), the end point of the race. Sadly early birds don’t get the worm in this contest – it all hangs on the next week’s auction. For more details and photos from day two, see Scott’s blog.

Toyota Lotto and Recruitment Scams

Hi, we realise that as a major international company Toyota’s name is sometimes used by internet scammers to give credibility to their activities.

Bangers4BEN mk II: two men, 1,500 miles and an L-reg Carina E

This week, Toyota’s very own Scott and his stepson Christian are taking part in the second Bangers4BEN Challenge. The premise is simple: a car must be bought for under £250, driven to John O’Groats and back, then sold at auction for as much as possible.