PHOENIX — It's been 100 days since the arid Arizona desert surrounding Phoenix has seen a drop of rain. Sure enough, here it comes on the same day Toyota Motor Corp. chooses to uncap its two new-for-'01 convertibles. The nagging drizzle does not persuade most drivers to pull over and put the tops back up on Toyota's two new limited production, image-builders: the MR2 Spyder, Toyota's highly anticipated roadster, and the Camry Solara convertible. Rain or shine, the MR2 Spyder — Toyota's ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Amber McLincha by email: or phone: (248) 799-2622

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.