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Toyota And Honda Recall Millions Of Vehicles

(CNN) - Toyota and Honda are recalling millions of vehicles over unrelated safety issues. Toyota is recalling 3.4 million cars and 2.9 million of them in the U.S. The issue is potentially defective equipment intended to protect passengers during…

Toyota Recalls Nearly 700K Vehicles Due To Fuel Pump

(CNN) - If you're the owner of a newer model Toyota or Lexus, listen up. Toyota has announced a safety recall that involves nearly 700,000 vehicles from 2018 and 2019. According to the auto maker, the fuel pumps on…

Automakers Commit To Reducing Hot Car Deaths

(CNN) - Automakers are making a pledge to reduce hot car deaths. The alliance of automobile manufacturers says 20 automakers; including General Motors, Ford, BMW, Toyota, and Honda have promised to install rear seat reminder features in all cars…

Toyota Recalls SUVs Due To Faulty Back-Up Camera

Louisville, KY (WDRB) - Toyota is recalling one of its popular SUV's due to a safety concern. The carmaker says certain Rav-4 and Rav-4 hybrids have back-up cameras that can malfunction. They don't always engage when the cars are…

Toyota Chief: New Tariffs Could Threaten U.S. Investment

(CNN) - A Toyota executive is warning possible new tariffs by the U.S. could threaten its planned $750-million investment in the U.S. Jim Lentz, the head of Toyota North America, made the comments at the economic club of Washington,…

Toyota Invests $500 Million In Uber

(CNN) - Toyota is placing a big bet on self-driving cars. The carmaker announced Monday it's investing a half-a-billion dollars in Uber. As part of the deal, the Japanese company will work closely with Uber in its development of…

Consumer Reports: The Most Reliable Vehicle Brand Is

(CNN) - What do Americans think are the most reliable auto brands? According to Consumer Reports' newest survey, the most reliable brand is Toyota; topping more than two dozen other brands. Toyota was followed by Lexus and Kia. In fact,…

Toyota, Mazda to Build $1.6B Factory in U.S.

(CNN) - Two Japanese automakers are going to build a manufacturing plant in the U.S. Mazda and Toyota have issued a statement saying their new $1.6 billion dollar facility should be up-and-running by 2021. No word yet on the exact…

Toyota Claims "World Fastest SUV" Title

(CNN) - Toyota is claiming the title of "world's fastest SUV." The automaker's self-described title came after a Toyota Land Cruiser hit 230 miles an hour. Former NASCAR driver Carl Edwards drove the truck on a two-and-a-half mile runway in…

Toyota Recalls 228,000 Tacoma Pickups

(CNN) - Toyota is recalling 228,000 Tacoma vehicles over an issue that could cause drivers to lose control of their cars. The company says the recall applies to certain 2016 and 2017 Tacoma trucks. The issue is that the vehicles'…