Posts Tagged: "Toyota"


Toyota Saving Lives, Announces Pre-Crash Safety System


Toyota’s vehicles are about to get a whole lot safer thanks to their just announced Pre-crash Safety System.  Using radar, the system detects if the car is about to experience a front or rear end collision and appropriately applies additional precautionary measures to ‘mitigate’ and reduce injury. If the system...


Toyota Announces A New Prius With Solar Panels


Toyota announced the latest iteration of the Prius hybrid vehicle today.  They’ve increased fuel efficiency from 46MPG to 50MPG thanks to larger and more powerful 1.8-liter Atkinson-cycle, four-cylinder engine that requires no belts to operate (a first in a Toyota power plant).  As previously rumored this new Prius includes solar...


A BMW M3 Is More Green Than A Prius (video)


Before you scream poppycock, hit the video and watch how Top Gear came to this conclusion. What I truly find interesting, and assuming it's true, is the that the Prius isn't all that green when it comes to the batteries they use - they get shipped all over the...