Toyota Motor will supply some 1,500 petrol-electric Prius cars to ride-hailing firm Grab in Singapore fitted with black-box recorders that will help the Japanese carmaker gain insights into how its cars are being used.
Straits Times. Sat, 15 Dec 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
The gradual flip in Toyota Motor Corp.'s product and sales mix in the U.S. over the past decade has exposed some weak performers on the car side.
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It was a record October for Toyota division light-truck sales. Surging deliveries of the Tacoma pickup and Highlander crossover led Toyota Motor Sales to a slight gain for the month.
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Toyota Motor Corp and SoftBank Group Corp are teaming up to develop self-driving car services, signaling deepening alliances between top automaker and tech firms as the global race to develop autonomous cars intensifies.
Reuters. Thu, 04 Oct 2018 13:21:22 -0400.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk should not step down, but the company should consider regulating his Twitter use and appointing a "No. 2," Jim Press, former COO and president of Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., told CNBC on Monday.
CNBC. Mon, 27 Aug 2018 23:18 GMT.
Four Toyota Motor Corp group firms will form a joint venture to combine their self-driving technologies to better compete with automotive component giants such as Bosch Group [ROBG.UL], the Nikkei business daily reported on Friday.
Reuters. Fri, 24 Aug 2018 06:06:57 -0400.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk needs to delegate more and work with an outside distributor if he's going to make the electric car maker "sustainable," Jim Press, former COO of Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., told CNBC.
CNBC. Mon, 20 Aug 2018 21:40 GMT.
Toyota Motor Corp has agreed to buy a $1 billion stake in Southeast Asia's Grab in the biggest investment by a carmaker into a ride-hailing firm, at a time when traditional automakers are racing to team up with disruptive tech companies. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 13 Jun 2018 05:12:13 -0400.
Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, is promising to lead a push among manufacturers to keep a competitive edge in emerging technologies like zero-emission and autonomous driving
ABC News. Fri, 18 May 2018 12:16:15 -0400.