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TORONTO, ON – Jan 28, 2020 – The foresee for a Windy City looks sporty and outdoorsy, with a hold of nightly effect as Toyota debuts new variants to a portfolio. Join us for a Toyota Press Conference on Thursday, Feb 6, during 10:30 a.m. CST during a 2020 Chicago Auto Show.

Get your front quarrel entrance here: https://livestream.com/Toyota/CAS2020 

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About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 5 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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Dramatic One-Two Victory for Toyota Gazoo Racing during Le Mans 24 Hours

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TORONTO, ON – JUNE 17, 2019 – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing won a 87th Le Mans 24 Hours with a one-two finish during a Circuit de la Sarthe following a thespian final hour of a 2018-2019 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season. 

Sébastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima and Fernando Alonso, in a #8 TS050 HYBRID, shielded their Le Mans climax and cumulative a drivers’ World Championship in a process, winning by 16.9secs from team-mates Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi and José María López in a #7. 

But those unclothed contribution do not simulate a loyal play of a shutting stages, that denied a #7 what seemed a certain feat in front of 252,500 spectators. 

Le Mans 24 Hours

On a 367th lap, with a lead of over dual minutes, information on a #7 automobile indicated a puncture and José pitted to reinstate a tire. A sensor emanate resulted in a wrong tire being identified, definition José left a pits still with a deflating tire. That necessitated a delayed path behind to a pits when all 4 tires were changed, handing an irrefutable lead to Kazuki in a #8. 

The #7 organisation had tranquil many of a contest, carrying set a fastest-ever Le Mans competition path of 3mins 17.297secs. Other motorsport annals were rewritten too; Kazuki became a initial circuit-racing World Champion from Japan and Fernando is a second motorist to win four-wheel universe titles in dual opposite disciplines, carrying formerly been crowned Formula 1 champion. 

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The #7 automobile had started a competition from stick position following Kamui’s fastest subordinate lap, with a #8 starting usually behind. That set a stage for an sparkling and tighten conflict for altogether feat between a dual 1,000PS TS050 HYBRIDs, with movement overhanging one approach and afterwards a other. 

After 12 hours a dual TOYOTAs were distant by usually 8.6secs. In a night, a #7 seized a wilful advantage as a sister automobile faced an aerodynamic imbalance. That was caused by bodywork repairs due to a rigours of a tough, flat-out competition nonetheless a cars were always on a same lap. 

As a final hours approached, a opening remained comparatively quick around dual mins and a concentration switched to bringing a cars home safely. All seemed to be going to devise until a #7 gifted a dramas and Kazuki took a lead with reduction than an hour to go. 

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Shigeki Tomoyama, GAZOO Racing Company President: “I would like to truly appreciate all fans, ancillary companies and all group members who fought with one heart. In sequence to win Le Mans, a quick automobile alone is not enough. We also need a clever automobile and team. We wanted to urge on a feat final year; we finished a continual bid to urge all and we trust this was transparent in this year’s victory. we was unequivocally tender with a lectern jubilee when we see a many TOYOTA GAZOO Racing flags and dual Japanese flags drifting in a air. we am unequivocally happy to emanate a new page in a story of Le Mans. But we can't be entirely happy if we cruise a difficulty that occurred on automobile #7, that lead many of a race, in a final hour. A delayed puncture was accompanied by sensor difficulty and this mislaid a lot of time. We can feel there is still room to urge in a automobile and group operation. For Le Mans in 2020, and for a hypercar category from autumn 2020, TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will continue to make a clever today, and even some-more tomorrow, always formulating improved sprit. The continued support of a fans is unequivocally appreciated.” 

Hisatake Murata, Team President: “We have an surprising feeling since we have won a second Le Mans though everybody in a group is contemptible for Mike, Kamui and José and a #7 crew, who would have been honourable winners. We will examine a accurate means of this emanate in a entrance days to equivocate a repeat. Nevertheless, we am unapproachable of a altogether opening as good as a group suggestion that we showed via a race, also in a challenging moments in a final hour. Congratulations to a new World Champions Sébastien, Kazuki and Fernando, also on their second Le Mans victory. This was a thespian finish to an implausible deteriorate for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing and we demeanour brazen to fortifying a titles subsequent season.” 

TS050 HYBRID #7 
Race: 2nd, 385 laps, 37 array stops. Grid: 1st. Fastest lap: 3min 17.297secs 

Mike Conway (TS050 HYBRID #7): “It’s a tough outcome since we were looking good for a long, prolonged time though we usually got detrimental with a puncture. That’s Le Mans. Everyone on a group did a good job, generally a automobile crew. All credit to them for giving us a automobile that ran during a front all day. Congratulations to automobile #8 not usually currently though also for winning a World Championship. They have been challenging opponents, though it has been a lot of fun. We will be pulling to come behind stronger.” 

Kamui Kobayashi (TS050 HYBRID #7): “To win Le Mans is intensely challenging and frustrating; we saw that again. we have attempted 4 times, so maybe subsequent year will be mine. The indicate is that we should never give up; we should continue to pull and try a best. This year we pushed unequivocally tough to win and it looked good until 23 hours, so this outcome is tough to take. Congratulations to automobile #8 and everybody who got to a finish of a race; it is not easy to finish a 24-hour competition so good finished to everyone.” 

José María López (TS050 HYBRID #7): “Firstly we would like to honour a team-mates from automobile #8 who pushed us to a extent for a Le Mans win and a World Championship title. The story of Le Mans has proven that it is a tough and vicious race; unfortunately, we had to knowledge this today. Nevertheless, we am unapproachable of my team-mates Mike and Kamui for their performance, they gathering a good competition and we can guarantee that we will come behind stronger to Le Mans.” 

TS050 HYBRID #8 
Race: 1st, 385 laps, 34 array stops. Grid: 2nd. Fastest lap: 3min 18.397secs 

Sébastien Buemi (TS050 HYBRID #8): “It was a challenging competition for us since we knew that it was probable to remove a World Championship. When we started a competition we wanted to stay on a gait of automobile #7 though after usually 5 laps we realised this was scarcely impossible. We got stronger during a competition though admittedly automobile #7 was quicker in a end. we would have been confident to finish a competition in second so what happened to automobile #7 is unequivocally painful. we am unequivocally contemptible for them, they did an extraordinary job.” 

Kazuki Nakajima (TS050 HYBRID #8): “This year a Le Mans win was motionless by fitness and not by performance. It was a tough competition and what happened to automobile #7 is tough to believe. We gifted a identical conditions in 2016 so we know how this feels and we feel for a team-mates. Thanks to a win we are also World Champions and we are unequivocally unapproachable of this after a prolonged and tough season, that enclosed many tighten fights with a sister car.” 

Fernando Alonso (TS050 HYBRID #8): “It is extraordinary to win Le Mans for a second time, though a win came unequivocally unexpectedly. We did not have a gait to win this competition opposite automobile #7 on track. Today fitness was a large factor, and this is partial of motorsport. we feel for my team-mates who are indeed some-more than team-mates, they are friends. They would have deserved a victory, though a competition chose us to win it. Our categorical idea was to win a World Championship and we are unequivocally unapproachable that we have achieved this.”

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About Toyota Canada Inc.

Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 8 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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Toyota Canada Inc. Reports Record Hybrid Electric Vehicle Sales to Start 2020

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Toyota Rolls Five 2021 Special Editions Into Chicago Auto Show

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  • First-Ever Highlander XSE Debuts with Bolder Style and Sporty Handling
     
  • Trail Special Edition Tacoma, Tundra and 4Runner Offer Greater Outdoors Versatility
     
  • Tacoma Goes Dark with Nightshade Special Edition
     

TORONTO, ON – Feb 6, 2020 – The foresee for a Windy City looks sporty and outdoorsy, with a hold of nightly effect as Toyota debuts 5 new SUV and pickup lorry variants during a Chicago Auto Show. All will arrive after this year as 2021 models.

The sporty component is a first-ever Highlander XSE, that brings nimble moves and bolder styling to this three-row family SUV. Meanwhile, new Trail Special Editions of a Tacoma and Tundra pickups and 4Runner SUV come prepped for even some-more outdoorsy adventure. And, for people who like dim shadows, dim matter, and maybe dim chocolate, Toyota is adding new Nightshade Special Edition on a Tacoma.

Highlander XSE: More Fun for a Parents 
In a Toyota world, a XSE badge signals a expostulate on a sporty side with specifically tuned doing suspension, singular extraneous styling, and disdainful interior trim. For 2021, and for a initial time in a 20-year history, a Highlander family SUV gets a XSE treatment. The fourth-generation Highlander, only introduced for 2020 and built on a Toyota New Global Architecture, offers a ideal height for an jaunty transformation. 

Designed for people who need SUV practicality though unequivocally skip pushing competition sedans, a Highlander XSE combines confidant extraneous pattern with some-more flexible pushing reflexes. Positioned between a XLE and Limited grades, a 2021 Highlander XSE is briskly encouraged by a 295-horsepower 3.5-liter V6 that’s teamed with an eight-speed involuntary delivery and Dynamic Torque Vectoring All-Wheel Drive.

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In further to being means to send adult to 50 percent of torque to a behind wheels, this modernized AWD complement can control a left/right torque placement to a behind wheels for a some-more enchanting pushing experience. 

The Highlander XSE handles curves as good as a pattern takes compliments. In further to disdainful machine-faced 20-inch wheels with black accents, a XSE indication is versed with higher-rate springs and behind stabilizer bar, and a startle absorbers have been retuned for reduce friction. These delicately calibrated new tools boost doing lively for a XSE while preserving Highlander’s eminent float comfort.

To make a XSE grade, Highlander perceived a bumper-to-bumper character makeover. The front fascia, grille, and reduce spoiler are disdainful to this indication and explain a some-more assertive stance. The restyled tip grille joins a many incomparable reduce atmosphere intake integrated into a new bumper, with a spoiler next that. Unique headlamps underline black accents and light-strip DRLs.

In profile, singular rocker panels supplement an irritable accent to a Highlander XSE’s sculpted lines. Around back, there’s a shocker: a first-ever unprotected dual-tip empty on a Highlander – and chromed, no less. Black roof rails, counterpart caps, and window moldings dial adult a pointed cold factor. 

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Inside, a Highlander XSE rocks black Softex-trimmed seats with fabric inserts, while ambient lighting and carbon-fiber finish on a instrument row sets a mood. A renowned two-tone red and black leather-trimmed interior with red-stitched instrument row is accessible and is certain to stimulate a bit of carpool envy.

The 2021 Highlander XSE lets we stay connected with Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™ compatibility, and 4 USB ports. The Highlander XSE will also offer an accessible Premium Audio 1200-Watt, 11-speaker JBL sound system, respirating new life into aged hair bands. 

The 2021 Highlander XSE is slated for launch this fall.

2021 Trail Special Editions: Carry In, Carry Out In Style
Toyota lorry buyers adore a good outdoors, and in fact, Toyota trucks lay during a tip of their segments for owners who attend in outside activities like camping, fishing, and hiking. To applaud and support all that fresh-air fun, Toyota is introducing a 2021 Tacoma, Tundra, and 4Runner Trail Special Editions this summer. All put importance on additional storage and convenience, with singular styling and disdainful calm combined for good measure.

All 3 2021 Toyota Trails are formed on a SR5 class models to broach high value. The Tacoma Trail is built on a SR5 Double Cab, and a Tundra Trail is built off a SR5 (larger fuel tank, front bucket seats with driver’s energy lumbar support, front core console, tilt/telescoping steering wheel, 3 front cupholders, and anti-theft complement with alarm and engine immobilizer). 

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Available Trail tone choices embody Army Green and Cement. While these are not quite deliberate singular editions, volume will be low. 

All Trails underline black extraneous badging, and black seating with tan stitching. In all versions, customary all-weather building liners assistance locate a outside elements that come in on occupants’ feet. From there, any Trail indication has a possess singular set of upgrades:
 

  • The 2021 Tacoma Trail comforts a set of Dark Gray 18-inch TRD Off-Road wheels with Kevlar All-Terrain tires. The grille from a Tacoma Limited adds a tradition hold and a 115-volt energy opening in a bed adds versatility. 
     
  • The Tundra Trail wears a confidant chrome grille from a top-of-line Tundra 1794 Edition with color-keyed surround, and special-edition wheels. 
     
  • The 4Runner Trail comes prepared to lift campers into a woods with dim gray TRD Off-Road wheels, and a Yakima LoadWarrior rooftop load basket for combined application and gear-hauling capability. Inside, 4Runner boasts a tradition 40-quart cooler and shifting load tray.
     

Custom-made for Toyota in North America, a 4Runner Trail’s cooler is utterly a versatile square of equipment, featuring: 

  • Lockable lid
     
  • Freezer-grade gasket to yield an air-tight sign and keep ice solidified for adult to 7 days
     
  • Tie-down straps and special brackets on a shifting behind load tray to safely secure a cooler while driving 
     
  • Two heavy-duty latches with integrated bottle openers
     
  • Two durable, ergonomic lift handles
     
  • Large built-in empty block with lanyard
     
  • A prosaic tip to concede a cooler to act as a list aspect or an outside seat
     

The cooler comes color-keyed with Cement or Army Green extraneous 4Runner colors.

Nightshade Special Editions: Don’t Be Afraid of a Dark
With a tighten of summer comes shorter days and progressing sunsets – a ideal time for a new 2021 Toyota Nightshade Edition to make their arrival. Toyota Canada already offers Nightshade Editions of a Corolla Sedan, Corolla Hatchback, Camry, 4Runner, and Sienna minivan. 

While many Toyota Nightshade models are formed on SE class versions, a 2021 Tacoma Nightshade is built on a some-more lush Limited class model. It comforts all black leather seating and somewhat sinister looking black extraneous trim, including a darkened chrome grille, black counterpart caps and black doorway handles.  

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The Tacoma Nightshade is also renowned by Dark Smoke 18-inch amalgamate wheels, black empty tip and haze light bezels, and a new grille insert design. 

The Tacoma Nightshade Edition looks quite disagreeable in Midnight Black Metallic, Magnetic Gray Metallic and Windchill Pearl.  

About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 5 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Toyota Canada President & CEO Larry Hutchinson and Toyota Gazoo Racing’s Alexander Wurz Open The 2020 Canadian International Auto Show With Toyota’s Vision For The Future Of The Automobile

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TORONTO, ONTARIO. – FEBRUARY 6, 2020 – At a time when many in a automobile attention are focussed on unconstrained car technologies and environmental performance, it’s satisfactory to ask if activities such as automobile shows and motorsports are still relevant. Toyota Canada President CEO Larry Hutchinson and Alexander Wurz – two-time leader of a 24 Hours of Le Mans and an confidant to Toyota GAZOO Racing – will residence those questions, and more, as they open a 2020 Canadian International Auto Show during a Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

During their opening address, Hutchinson and Wurz will also acquire a Toyota TS050 Hybrid Race Car #8 – back-to-back leader of a 2018 and 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans continuation race. This is a initial time a TS050 Hybrid Race Car #8 has been exhibited in Canada.

In serve to a TS050, a Toyota vaunt comforts a Canadian entrance of a Toyota Supra Track Concept, and a all-new 2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid and a stirring Toyota RAV4 Prime plug-in hybrid. These join a full operation of fun-to-drive, fun-to-own sedans, coupes and hatchbacks… and stylish and versatile crossovers and minivans… and ready-for-anything SUVs and pick-up trucks.

Visitors will also have a event to try innovative Toyota technologies including a modernized reserve technologies in Toyota Safety Sense 2.0, a world’s many renouned and proven hybrid powertrains, and a absolute nonetheless discerning communications comforts of Connected Services by Toyota.

Media Advisory
Accredited members of a media are invited to preview a TS050, a Toyota GR Supra Track Concept, a 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime and 2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid, and a company’s full portfolio of vehicles during a automobile show’s Media Day:

  • WHAT: Canadian reveals of a TS050 Hybrid Race Car and Toyota Supra Track Concept, and 2021 RAV4 Prime and 2020 Highlander Hybrid
     
  • WHERE: Canadian International Auto Show, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toyota exhibit
     
  • WHEN: Feb 13, 2020
     

    • 08:00 A.M. during John Basset Theatre
       
    • 10:45 A.M. Open Media Call in Toyota Exhibit (South Building)
       
  • WHO: 
     

    • Larry Hutchinson, President CEO, Toyota Canada Inc.
       
    • Alex Wurz – two-time 24 hours of Le Mans leader and an confidant to Toyota Gazoo Racing’s World Endurance Championship team
       
    • Spokespeople for interviews
       

For serve information or to set adult interviews, contact:

Romaric Lartilleux
Toyota Canada Inc.
[email protected] 
+1 416 986-3469

Nirali Raval
Toyota Canada Inc.
[email protected]   
+1 416 570 5543

About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 8 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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Toyota Canada Inc. Ends a Decade with the Best Year Ever: 237,091 Vehicles Sold in 2019, Up 2.4%

  • Electrified automobile sales adult 45.1%, now 14.6% of TCI’s altogether sales (best year ever)
     
  • New annual sales annals for both Toyota and Lexus brands
  • Made-in-Canada Toyota RAV4 now a country’s #1 offered automobile / SUV
     
  • TCI lorry and SUV sales: 153,117, adult 5.6% (best sales year ever)
     
  • RAV4 Hybrid: 14,246 units, adult 82.0% (best sales year ever)
     
  • 4Runner: 8,230 units, adult 1.1% (best sales year ever)
     
  • C-HR: 7,283 units, adult 6.8%
  • Lexus LX: 1,053 units, adult 13.8%
     
  • Lexus UX: 2,683 units (in the initial year of sales)
     
  • Prius: 8,696 units, adult 57.6% (including 6,658 Prius Prime, adult 89.7% for the best sales year ever)
     
  • Lexus ES: 2,154 units, adult 19.1%
     
  • Prius: 537 units sold, adult 68.3%
     
  • Highlander: 924 units sold, adult 7.4%
     
  • Lexus RX: 723 units sold, adult 21.9% (new Dec record)

Please click here to perspective full TCI Dec sales results.
 

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Toyota to Build Prototype City of a Future

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Las Vegas, NV – Jan 6, 2020 – Today during CES, Toyota suggested skeleton to build a antecedent “city” of a destiny on a 175-acre site during a bottom of Mt. Fuji in Japan.

Called a Woven City, it will be a entirely connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells.
Envisioned as a “living laboratory”, a Woven City will offer as a home to full time residents and researchers who will be means to exam and rise technologies such as autonomy, robotics, personal mobility, intelligent homes and synthetic comprehension in a real-world environment. 

“Building a finish city from a belligerent up, even on a tiny scale like this, is a singular event to rise destiny technologies, including a digital handling complement for a city’s infrastructure. With people, buildings and vehicles all connected and communicating with any other by information and sensors, we will be means to exam connected AI technology… in both a practical and a earthy realms … maximizing a potential,” pronounced Akio Toyoda, President of Toyota Motor Corporation.

Toyota will extend an open invitation to combine with other blurb and educational partners and entice meddlesome scientists and researchers from around a universe to come work on their possess projects in this one-of-a-kind, real-world incubator.

“We acquire all those desirous to urge a approach we live in a future, to take advantage of this singular investigate ecosystem and join us in a query to emanate an ever-better approach of life and mobility for all,” pronounced Toyoda.

For a settlement of Woven City, Toyota has consecrated Danish architect, Bjarke Ingels, Founder and Creative Director, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG). His group during BIG have designed many high-profile projects: from 2 World Trade Center in New York and Lego House in Denmark, to Google’s Mountain View and London headquarters.

“A overflow of opposite technologies are commencement to radically change how we live and navigate a cities. Connected, autonomous, emission-free and common mobility solutions are firm to unleash a universe of opportunities for new forms of civic life. With a extent of technologies and industries that we have been means to entrance and combine with from a Toyota ecosystem of companies, we trust we have a singular event to try new forms of urbanity with a Woven City that could pave new paths for other cities to explore,” pronounced Bjarke Ingels, Founder and Creative Director of BIG.

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Design of a City

The masterplan of a city includes a designations for travel use into 3 types: for faster vehicles only, for a brew of reduce speed, personal mobility and pedestrians, and for a park-like dance for pedestrians only.  These 3 travel forms wobble together to form an organic grid pattern, to assistance accelerate a contrast of autonomy.

The city is designed to be entirely sustainable, with buildings done mostly of timber to minimize a CO footprint, regulating normal Japanese timber joinery, total with robotic prolongation methods. The rooftops will be lonesome in photo-voltaic panels to beget solar energy in further to energy generated by hydrogen fuel cells.   Toyota skeleton to wobble in a outdoor via a city, with local foliage and hydroponics.

Residences will be versed with a latest in tellurian support technologies, such as in-home robotics to support with daily living. The homes will use sensor-based AI to check occupants’ health, take caring of simple needs and raise daily life. It will be an event to muster connected record with firmness and trust, firmly and positively.

To pierce residents by a city, usually fully-autonomous, zero-emission vehicles will be authorised on a categorical thoroughfares. In and via Woven City, unconstrained Toyota e-Palettes will be used for travel and deliveries, as good as for fanciful mobile retail.

Both area parks and a vast executive park for recreation, as good as a executive piazza for amicable gatherings, are designed to move a village together. Toyota believes that enlivening tellurian tie will be an equally critical aspect of this experience.

Toyota skeleton to stock Woven City with employees and their families, late couples, retailers, visiting scientists, and attention partners. The devise is for 2000 people to start, adding some-more as a plan evolves.

The groundbreaking for a site is designed for early 2021.  

Interested in partnering with Toyota on a growth of Woven City? Visit:

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About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 8 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: An Ever-Better Electrified Future Is Here, Toyota Unveils RAV4 Prime, All-New 2020 Highlander Hybrid At The 2020 Montreal International Auto Show

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Toyota is conducting a reserve remember involving certain Toyota and Lexus vehicles

TORONTO, ON – Jan 13, 2020 – Toyota is conducting a reserve remember involving certain 2018-2019 Model Year Lexus GS 350 AWD, LX 570, and RX 350/350L; certain 2019 Lexus LS 500, LC 500, RC 300 AWD/350 AWD, IS 300 RWD, ES 350, GX 460, and NX 300; certain 2018-2019 Toyota Highlander, Sienna, Tundra, Sequoia, Tacoma and 4Runner; and certain 2019 Toyota Corolla, Camry and Avalon in Canada. Approximately 54,687 vehicles are concerned in this recall.

The theme vehicles are versed with a fuel siphon that might stop operating.  If this were to occur, warning lights and messages might be displayed on a instrument panel, and a engine might run rough.  This can outcome in a car stall, and a car might be incompetent to be restarted. If a car case occurs while pushing during aloft speeds, this could boost a risk of a crash.

Toyota is now questioning this emanate and will be building a remedy. When a pill is available, there will be no cost to car owners. All famous owners of a influenced vehicles will be told by initial category mail.

Information about automotive recalls, including though not singular to a list of concerned vehicles, is theme to change over time.  For a many present Safety Recall information on Toyota and Lexus vehicles, business should check their vehicle’s standing by visiting Toyota.ca/recall or Lexus.ca/recall and entering their Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). For any additional questions, patron support is also accessible by job Toyota Customer Interaction Centre during 1-888-TOYOTA-8 (1-888-869-6828) or Lexus Guest Service during 1-800-26-LEXUS (1-800-265-3987).

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Toyota Releases 2019 North American Environmental Report

TORONTO, Ontario (Jan. 14, 2020) – Toyota is committed to ancillary and fostering a some-more thorough and tolerable society. To grasp that goal, a Toyota Environmental Challenge 2050 was grown to residence a vital environmental issues confronting a tellurian community, such as meridian change, H2O scarcity, apparatus lassitude and medium loss.

Toyota Environmental Challenge 2050’s initial 3 hurdles concentration on CO and call for shortening hothouse gas emissions from new vehicles, operations and supply sequence activities. The fourth plea addresses H2O accessibility and quality, while a fifth and sixth hurdles find to pierce closer to contributing to a recycling-based multitude and safeguarding nature.

Progress on any of those hurdles is summarized in the 2019 North American Environmental Report. Some of a highlights from 2019 embody a initial proviso of a Zero-and-Near-Zero Emission Freight Facilities Project (ZANZEFF) that will revoke GHG emissions by 500 tons, recycle of over half a billion gallons of H2O during prolongation comforts and grasp a 93% recycling, reuse or composting rate of rubbish during all North American facilities.

“From product growth to infrastructure, emissions to rubbish rebate and beyond, Toyota is committed to ‘walking a walk’ and achieving a goals we’ve set onward as partial of a tellurian Toyota Environmental Challenge 2050,” says Stephen Beatty, Vice President, Corporate, Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI). “These standards are engrained in a culture, and we mount beside a valued partners in a common efforts to emanate a some-more tolerable destiny for a planet.”   

Additional highlights from a 2019 North American Environmental Report embody a following:

CARBON

  • Toyota is committed to charity an electrified chronicle of any Toyota and Lexus indication by 2025.
     
  • Toyota is entering into Virtual Power Purchase Agreements (VPPAs), that will be used to revoke GHG emissions from a North American operations by adult to 40 per cent over a subsequent 3 years.
     
  • Toyota Canada has been investing in and to enlivening a growth of hydrogen fueling infrastructure in Canada.
     
  • The Toyota Mirai fuel-cell electric car became accessible for swift squeeze in both Quebec and British Columbia.
     

WATER

  • Toyota’s North American prolongation plants recycled or reused 565 million gallons of H2O final year.
     

MATERIALS

  • Toyota’s public plant in Cambridge, Ontario grown a new cleaning representative that saves 11,300 gallons of well-off and cuts a series of poor bumpers in half.
     
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada (TMMC) is assisting to modify low-end cosmetic throw into beautiful, durable outward furniture.
     

BIODIVERSITY

  • Across North America, including during TCI and TMMC, Toyota has 17 sites with pollinator gardens ancillary sovereign butterflies along their emigration path.
     
  • Toyota has 13 sites intent in charge programs approved by Wildlife Habitat Council®.
     

OUTREACH

  • We are gratified that 67 Toyota and Lexus dealerships in Canada, a U.S. and Mexico have turn LEED®-certified. Achieving LEED® acceptance illustrates a dealerships’ joining to tolerable construction and remodeling.
     
  • For a fourth uninterrupted year, Toyota Canada associates participated in a WWF CN Tower Climb for Nature, severe participants to stand a 1,776 stairs of Canada’s tallest tower. Toyota Canada’s group lifted some-more than $5,000 to support WWF.

     

AWARDS

  • For a second year in a row, Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) won a Green Award of Excellence from East Penn Canada. The endowment recognizes TCI’s joining to car battery recycling.
     

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About Toyota Canada Inc.

Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is a disdainful Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sole over 8 million vehicles in Canada by a inhabitant network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and trustworthiness to a vehicles Canadians expostulate and a use they receive. TCI’s conduct bureau is located in Toronto, with informal offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax, and tools placement centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates dual prolongation comforts in Canada. Having constructed some-more than 8 million vehicles, renouned Canadian models built during these comforts embody Toyota RAV4, Toyota RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. Recent investments during a comforts in Ontario will concede for increasing prolongation of a top-selling Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid models.

About Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada:

TMMC now manufactures a Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h vehicles during 3 prolongation plants in Ontario, Canada and was a initial plant outward of Japan to build a Lexus vehicle. In further to receiving dual plant awards in 2019, a Lexus RX was also celebrated with a J.D. Power Award for a tip car in a shred category.

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