Posts Tagged: "Toyota"

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The Toyota Sleeper Camry Is A Race Car In Disguise

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They say never judge a book by it’s cover and that’s exactly the case with this innocent-looking Toyota Camry that looked like any other model when it was showcased at the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV last week. Media and show-goers didn’t think much of the Camry at...

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Toyota FT-1 Concept Revealed

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Only every once in a while do you get a true surprise debut at a motor show these days; the information is normally leaked a few days before in most cases. Meet the Toyota FT-1 concept. Toyota FT-1 Concept Debuted The FT-1 stands for Future Toyota 1. The FT-1 was debuted at...

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2013 Chevrolet Spark EV (pics/video)

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Chevy’s Spark minicar is becoming an electric vehicle come 2013, which is GM’s first full EV since their EV1. The Spark EV joins Chey’s growing electric vehicles that includes the Volt extended-range EV and the 2013 Malibu Eco with eAssist technology. Chevy plans to start out the new EV model...

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Toyota Prius Project Concept “PXP” Bike (video)

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A bike that shifts gears using your mind…ludicrous, right? Think again. Toyota Prius Projects teamed up with Boston-based Parlee Cycles to do a 10-week build and actually created a concept bike that shifts gears at only the thought. Parlee Cycles’ involvement is part of a series of design and technology...

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Toyota Embraces Apps, Entrances Phones With Entune

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At CES last year, there was a lot of talk about integrating phones and cars, getting apps, and most of it never materialized. As expected, this year is no different, but in Toyota’s case, we’ll be seeing their working tech later this year, with some of the first 2012 model...

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Toyota To Add Built-in Breathalyzers To Their Vehicles

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Toyota, it seems, really doesn’t like the thought of you getting plastered and then going out driving their cars.  Thus, they’ve decided to figure out a way to wire a breathalyzer to your ignition column and make the car impossible to start unless you blow a clean meter, or, show...

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Toyota’s Robot Runs Like A Human (video)

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Shock and awe hardly begin to describe my reaction to this video of Toyota’s humanoid robot running a 7kmh.  Sure, that’s only a few points short of 4mph, but given its life like ability to move and to sustain balance after a slight push, I’d say all in all it’s...