In March 2018, Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp had concluded a basic agreement for supplying hybrid and other vehicles to each other in the Indian market.
The Yaris Cross was expected to break cover at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, which was cancelled in light of the global outbreak COVID-19.
Toyota and its luxury brand Lexus will launch refreshed and new versions of their pickups, sedans, SUVs, and crossovers, electric, hybrid and gas-powered.
Toyota Raize shares its body panels, underpinnings, engine as well as interior bits with Daihatsu Rocky that was revealed at the Tokyo Motor show earlier this month.
While these modifications could totally be subjective, the SUV has been lathered up with premium material to match its feel.
Toyota said it plans to locally produce the Hilux model at the new plant from February 2021 and would invest $52.6 million in the factory in a special economic zone outside Yangon.
Industry watchers opined steep price differential between petrol and diesel vehicles post-BS-VI transition which will be more evident in small cars and compact UV segment.
A re-badged Baleno, christened as ‘Glanza’, which was speculated to be in Toyota’s pipeline, was confirmed after the company teased it for the first time last week.
Toyota has already invested $500 million in Uber as the firm races Google-owned Waymo and a host of other companies, including major automakers, to develop self-driving vehicles.
For the 2020 model year, Toyota transitioned the Highlander onto the TNGA-K Platform, a new foundation that's shared with several other recent models in the company's portfolio.
Toyota's new business foray underlines the challenges facing even the largest global automakers as they confront some of the most profound technological changes for automobiles in a century.
Toyota has been known in India for the past 20 years thanks to some of its world-class products like the Qualis, Innova, Fortuner and Corolla.
Both the Innova Crysta and Fortuner get updated interiors and new features.
Toyota vehicles account for more than 80 percent of the hybrid vehicle market.
Toyota did not say whether it had been notified of injuries or serious incidents related to the latest recall.