toyota

Toyota GR Corolla arrives, packing a lot of heat

Toyota GR Corolla arrives, packing a lot of heat

The name Corolla seldom springs into the mind of a driving enthusiast. But the ones familiar with the Corolla AE86 from the early 80s know that the brand can stray far, very far, from its tepid, econobox stature. Now it is ready to do it again. After the successful reception of the GR Yaris, Toyota launches the new Toyota GR Corolla. 

Read More …

2022 Toyota Hilux GR Sport launched in UAE

2022 Toyota Hilux GR Sport launched in UAE

Al-Futtaim Toyota, the exclusive Toyota distributor in the UAE, introduced the GR Sport version of the Toyota Hilux. It gets visual upgrades and host of GR badges inside to help distinguish it from the regular Hilux, while a retuned suspension system helps improve handling over the standard truck. 

Read More …

2023 Toyota Sequoia finally redesigned after a decade

2023 Toyota Sequoia finally redesigned after a decade

For those customers who considered Land Cruiser to be not a large enough Toyota, there is the Toyota Sequoia, at least in North America. Though the massive SUV died out in our region a few years ago (because it was terrible), it carried on in the United States and Canada unchanged. Now after a long 13-year life, the 2023 Toyota Sequoia has finally been revealed, to compete with modern rivals, right as the Land Cruiser has been discontinued State-side.

Read More …

Toyota bZ4X starts a new EV line for Toyota

Toyota bZ4X starts a new EV line for Toyota

Toyota has been one of the most vocal advocates for hybrid vehicles and hydrogen FCEVs. They have also voiced against battery EVs as well. But now the tides have changed, and Toyota has introduced their new EV in its production form. Toyota bZ4X, as it is called comes in a RAV4-sized package and with FWD or AWD options.

Read More …

2022 Toyota Tundra goes through a complete evolution

2022 Toyota Tundra goes through a complete evolution

The Toyota Tundra has been dragging its current guise for more than 14 years now. While all the main American brands significantly upgraded their truck lineup in the past few years, the Tundra definitely needed a change. The all-new model has evolved completely, riding on a new chassis and with new engines.

Read More …

Manufacturer Recalls for August 2021

Manufacturer Recalls for August 2021

The biggest recall story in the past month came from an electric vehicle, calling back one and every example of the model ever made.  Adding to these are both Toyota sports cars and a bunch of other models.

Read More …

First drive: 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser in the UAE

First drive: 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser in the UAE

What you are about to read are our first impressions of the 2022 Toyota Land Cruiser, based on a quick lunch-break visit to the showroom as well as a very short spin of a private car on city streets. We weren’t invited to the media launch event held in the UAE, which was seemingly attended only by “agreeable” scribes and influencers, but taking a closer look at one of the most hyped new cars to be launched in the Middle East in 2021 (after the latest Nissan Patrol Nismo earlier this year) gives us some insight on why Toyota is trying to control the messaging so tightly.

Read More …

Browse archives