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Some factories will begin production next week; Lexus factories still shuttered.

Toyota will reopen most of its factories in Japan next week, but two that produce Lexus models will remain closed. The automaker won't disclose when these plants will reopen.

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1967 Firebird Prius is a most unexpected muscle car conversion.

An engineer looked at his 1967 Pontiac Firebird and decided to put a Toyota Prius V inside.

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Toyota and Lexus hit hard by plant closures.

There could be shortages of many Toyota and Lexus vehicles in the US because recent earthquakes in Japan forced the automaker to suspend most of its factories there.

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If you're looking to go offroad but can't find a Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6x6, this six-wheeled Land Cruiser may be a good bet.

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Problem with Occupant Classification System can keep airbags from deploying.

Toyota recalls 41,630 Camrys and 16,880 Avalons after finding that the system that tells the passenger airbag to arm or disarm wasn't calibrated properly.

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Japanese-market cars from 1991 are now legal in the USA. Which one do you bring in?

Instead of making the obvious choice, go for something interesting.

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Instead of autonomy taking the driver out of the picture.

Some of the leading companies in the race to develop self-driving cars have insisted the quickest path toward an autonomous future is to eliminate human involvement in the driving process. Toyota executives see the benefit of keeping drivers around.

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YouTube user AydoSF built a BB-8 on to the back wheel of his car so the little droid could follow wherever they go.

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This Chevrolet Corvette and Toyota Supra may get a little beat up, but their drivers are clearly having fun drifting the coupes through a Russian forest in the winter. We wish they had a different taste in music, though.

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Toyota will recall the 2016 RAV4, RX350, and ES350 because of a possible manufacturing fault with the brake actuator.

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The automaker plans to develop "predictive, contextual, and intuitive services" that aim to making the technology you use while driving less intrusive.

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The 2016 Toyota Prius earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's highest Top Safety Pick Plus award after the hybrid's recent crash test.

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Toyota has a patent for a way to move the image around a vehicle's head-up display, which always keeps it in a useful place for the driver.

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Hydrogen fuel-cell presented as the superior alt-fuel option in comic strip.

A Japanese magazine published a manga comic highlighting the benefits of the Toyota Mirai to other eco-friendly automobiles. It is, as you'd expect, very strange.

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Toyota was one of 20 companies that promised to have auto braking by 2020. Now, though, the automaker says nearly every Toyota and Lexus model will have standard AEB by 2017.

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The Toyota Corolla celebrates its 50th anniversary and over 43 million units sold with this special edition revealed at the 2016 New York Auto Show.

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Toyota Mirai, Audi R8, and BMW 7 Series also honored.

The five winners of the 2016 World Car of the Year winners include the Mazda MX-5 Miata (a double winner) Toyota Mirai, Audi R8, and BMW 7 Series.

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The Toyota TS050 Hybrid with a new face and a twin-turbo V6 will hit the track in the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship. The new racer has a completely new powertrain that packs a lithium-ion battery rather than super capacitors.

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Toyota's updated Highlander bowed in New York, showing a fresher face and a more efficient volume powertrain.

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The more powerful, refreshed 2017 Toyota 86 modernizes the Scion FR-S in the US.

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New 8.8-kWh battery will double electric range, but that's still not a lot.

Toyota dropped the Prius Prime into the New York show mix today, joining the ranks of the mid-level PHEVs with its 22-mile electric range.

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