Toyota http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53660/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-127 <div class="field-byline"> Jim Irwin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">BorgWarner boosting EGR technology output in China; Ford experiments with expanding SYNC capabilities; truck bed, exhaust-system suppliers sign on with Toyota in Texas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-127" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-127#comments Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America China U.S. Germany BMW BorgWarner Ford Toyota Component Electric Vehicles Global Sources Information & Entertainment Li-ion OE-Supplier Relations Production AMS ASI Automatic Labs Forma Automotive Penn Engineering PROFIL Voss Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:33:00 +0000 1119991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>AMS sensor interface keeps tabs on battery charge in BMW i3.</strong></p> Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/technology-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Audi A6, RS 5 concepts get 48V boost; MIT consortium to study aluminum’s crashworthiness; ’15 Ford Focus features anti-skid technology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/technology-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/technology-roundup#comments Public Gated Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Taiwan United Kingdom Audi Ford Rolls Royce Toyota Aluminum Biodiesel Body Electric Vehicles Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Electronics Fuel-Cell Vehicles Hybrid Vehicles Logistics Traction Control Constellium GKN Driveline Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:35:00 +0000 1116191 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Trimming red tape moves Toyota&rsquo;s fuel-cell-vehicle program forward.</strong></p> Honda, Toyota Play Catch-Up on Automated Driving Tech http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech <div class="node-body article-body">The top two Japanese automakers demonstrate their latest automated technologies, with an eye toward a 2020 launch.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/honda-toyota-play-catch-automated-driving-tech#comments Public World Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology World Honda Toyota Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Lidar Pedestrian Protection Radar Accord automated Automated Highway Driving Assist camera Eric Brumbergs gyroscope Honda Lexus GS 450h Lidar radar RLX Rohit Pandita Safety scanner Sue Bai Toyota Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:34:00 +0000 1115431 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota&rsquo;s AHDA technology warns drivers with previews.</strong></p> Toyota Australia Undertakes Shake-Down Cruise http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/toyota-australia-undertakes-shake-down-cruise <div class="node-body article-body">Driving such vehicles as the Corolla, Land Cruiser and HiLux across the Australian continent is expected to help the participants refine and strengthen their intuition in developing vehicles by experiencing every conceivable driving surface.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/toyota-australia-undertakes-shake-down-cruise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/toyota-australia-undertakes-shake-down-cruise#comments Premium Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Australia Toyota Product Development Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:51:00 +0000 1113321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyotas to be driven 11,000 miles across Australia.</strong></p> New Zealand Vehicle Sales Hit 30-Year High in August http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/new-zealand-vehicle-sales-hit-30-year-high-august <div class="node-body article-body">Year-to-date sales of new CVs reached an unprecedented level, jumping 21% to 24,200 units. New-car deliveries were up 9.6% to 58,419.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/new-zealand-vehicle-sales-hit-30-year-high-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/new-zealand-vehicle-sales-hit-30-year-high-august#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific New Zealand Ford Holden Honda Toyota Sales Results Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:55:00 +0000 1110511 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ranger outsells Toyota Hilux in August to regain year-to-date sales lead.</strong></p> Toyota Gears Up for ITS World Congress http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-gears-its-world-congress <div class="node-body article-body">Discussions at the ITS World Congress in Detroit will center on questions about legislation, data protection and liability – specifically, where it rests if a computer-guided car goes the wrong way and causes mayhem, injury or death.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-gears-its-world-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-gears-its-world-congress#comments Public Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional Canada U.S. Japan Toyota Toyota Automatic Braking Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Product Development Radar Safety autonomous driving Bill Fay Collaborative Safety Research Center collision avoidance Intelligent Transport Systems ITS World Congress Seigo Kuzumaki self-driving cars Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar traffic fatalities Fri, 05 Sep 2014 12:43:00 +0000 1109391 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota&rsquo;s </strong>K<strong>risten Tabar</strong><strong> speaks Thursday at safety event in Ypsilanti</strong>.</p> Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-advanced-safety-seminar <div class="node-body gallery-body">In setting the stage for the ITS World Congress in Detroit, which runs from Sept. 7 to 11, Toyota hosted an Advanced Safety Seminar in Ypsilanti, MI, on Sept. 4. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-advanced-safety-seminar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-advanced-safety-seminar#comments Public Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional Canada U.S. Japan Toyota Toyota Autonomous Vehicles Cameras Collision Avoidance Lidar Pedestrian Protection Product Development Safety Fri, 05 Sep 2014 12:41:00 +0000 1109421 at http://wardsauto.com Hefty Increase in RAV4 Sales Powers Toyota to Record August http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/hefty-increase-rav4-sales-powers-toyota-record-august <div class="node-body article-body">Economic indicators give Toyota confidence heading into the fourth quarter, when its North American production will be the highest in seven years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/hefty-increase-rav4-sales-powers-toyota-record-august" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/hefty-increase-rav4-sales-powers-toyota-record-august#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Toyota Sales Results August Bill Fay Camry Corolla CT 200h FR-S GX Highlander IS Lexus RAV4 RX Scion Toyota xB Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:40:00 +0000 1107401 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota RAV4 outsold Corolla for first time.</strong></p> Moscow Auto Show Highlights Lada, Chevrolet Concepts http://wardsauto.com/europe/moscow-auto-show-highlights-lada-chevrolet-concepts <div class="node-body article-body">Nissan’s revived low-cost Datsun brand, which is participating in the Moscow show for the first time, introduces its second model, the Datsun mi-DO. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/moscow-auto-show-highlights-lada-chevrolet-concepts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/moscow-auto-show-highlights-lada-chevrolet-concepts#comments Public Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Russia AvtoVAZ Chevrolet Lada Mercedes Nissan Peugeot Renault Toyota Sales & Marketing Exterior Production Vehicles & Technology Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:41:00 +0000 1105401 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Datsun mi-DO hatchback based on Lada Kalina.</strong></p> Oz Panel: Allow Used-Car Imports, Drop New-Car Tariff http://wardsauto.com/politics/oz-panel-allow-used-car-imports-drop-new-car-tariff <div class="node-body article-body">The Productivity Commission report says eliminating the 5% tariff on new imported cars once GM Holden, Ford and Toyota end local production might be justified, but it also “notes the effect on government revenue.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/oz-panel-allow-used-car-imports-drop-new-car-tariff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/oz-panel-allow-used-car-imports-drop-new-car-tariff#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Suppliers Australia Ford Holden Toyota Finance Labor & Human Resources Production Restructuring Supply Chain Tariffs Trade Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries Productivity Commission Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:32:00 +0000 1096241 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Duties on BMWs, other imports raised A$920 million last fiscal year.</strong></p>