Montreal based auto journo Matt St Pierre started using the term #corollattack a couple of years ago and while usually it is aimed at painfully slow and stupid Corolla drivers, it totally applies to this video. A Grassroots Motorsports reader stuffed an LS into a four door 1981 Toyota Corolla and after two and a […]
In a news release this morning that fans have been waiting for since the announcement that Toyota is winding down the Scion brand, the company has announced that the low slung Scion FR-S will be re-launched as the Toyota 86 in North America, aligning with the product name in other markets. Along with the moniker […]
Most Top Ten cars for teens lists operate under the assumption that everyone reading them has the budget to buy their kid a new car. They are often full of great advice like “the bigger the better” and make sure the car has stability control, calling that technology as important as seat belts. Never do […]
The excitement of the last few laps of the 2016 running of the Daytona 500 made up for the boredom of sitting through a couple of hours of speedway racing. Sure, there was some mind blowing 3 and 4 wide racing and a couple of crashes, but nothing to stir the soul. Until right at […]
While investigating a fatal crash involving a 2011 Toyota RAV4, Transport Canada experts have discovered a flaw which has the potential to be dangerous in a collision. In a severe frontal impact, the metal frame of the rear seats in 2006 to 2012 Toyota RAV4 models may cut the webbing of a rear seatbelt, allowing […]
We all have the things that we love to hate about Prius drivers. In their Super Bowl ad, Toyota has a bit of fun with some of the stereotypes that go along with owning a Prius.
As I went to bed late last night, American auto writer BJ Killeen posted an unofficial report that said that “Scion is dead”, with the promise that the news was set to be released today. That news has just been confirmed by Toyota. The mothership will absorb the youthful outpost brand, effective August 2016. Make […]
I suppose it was only a matter of time until someone did this. “The Prius backup camera is the only camera that is able to run a person over…”
Warning: If you are one who is easily offended, you might want to avoid this video. For the rest of you, this driving lesson might be the funniest thing you’ve seen in a while!
On December 3, Toyota Canada announced that effective January 1, a Canadian would occupy the President and CEO’s seat for the first time. Larry Hutchinson, who currently functions as VP of sales and marketing in the country. Hutchinson has been with Toyota since 1986 and was involved in the Canadian launch of Lexus, so it […]