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Budget impact: Toyota Kirloskar to increase prices


March 16th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 16 (IANS) Japanese-Indian car joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Private Ltd said Friday it would have no option but to raise the prices of its cars following the ... Read more...

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Toyota launches third generation Prius with new features


January 7th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Toyota Saturday launched its third generation hybrid hatchback Pruis priced between Rs.27.38 lakh and Rs.29.40 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) at the Auto Expo here."We aim to ... Read more...

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Toyota’s August sales up 84 percent


September 1st, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Japanese automobile major Toyota's Indian subsidiary Toyota Kirloskar Motor Thursday reported an increase of 84 percent in its sales for August at 11,693 units as ... Read more...

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Yen appreciation is a concern: Toyota Kirloskar


July 1st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 1 (IANS) Indo-Japanese car manufacturing joint venture Toyota Kirloskar Motor Pvt Ltd, which imports sizeable number of components from Japan, is concerned about the appreciating yen."Yen appreciation is ... Read more...

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Actress Estella Warren arrested in Los Angeles


May 25th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 25 (IANS) Actress Estella Warren, who featured in films like "Driven" and "Planet of the Apes", has been arrested here after allegedly crashing her car, kicking a ... Read more...

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Diesel cars beat hybrids in fuel efficiency


May 6th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Some diesel cars are beating the over-hyped hybrids in terms of fuel efficiency. Toyota's petrol-electric Prius, which led the race for hybrids a decade ago, achieved ... Read more...

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One mn Toyota Prius hybrids sold in US


April 7th, 2011 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 7 (IANS) Toyota has announced that it has sold the one millionth Prius hybrid in the US, as rising fuel prices further stimulated demand for the car."Since ... Read more...

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Toyota sells one-millionth Prius in U.S.


April 6th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by BNO News
TORRANCE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., on Wednesday announced the one-millionth sale of the Toyota Prius, a hybrid gas-electric vehicle, in the United States, which is currently seeing ... Read more...

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Emma Watson And Rupert Grint: Highest Earning On-Screen Couple!


January 10th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
series were the highest grossing on screen couple.The criteria was simple, an actor and actress must appear opposite each other on screen for at least two times in the last ... Read more...

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Watson doesn’t know how to spend her fortune


January 9th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 9 (IANS) Actress Emma Watson, who earned millions playing Hermione Granger in the "Harry Potter" movies, doesn't know how to spend her money."I have way too much money to know ... Read more...

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James Cameron: Gifts 11 Toyota Prius To Cast Of Sci-Fi Flick ‘Avatar’


December 17th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The director along with the producer of the blockbuster Jon Landau have gifted one of the cars each to the cast of the movie which has created a history of sorts ... Read more...

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James Cameron gifts cars to ‘Avatar’ cast


December 17th, 2010 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) Filmmaker James Cameron has gifted a car to each of the cast member of his blockbuster film "Avatar".Cameron and producer Jon Landau have bought 11 Toyota Prius, one ... Read more...

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GM CEO Mocks At Toyota Prius, Reiterates The Company Is Back In The Game


December 12th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CEO of General Motors, the legendary US based car maker took the opportunity of a public appearance to take potshots at rival Toyota Motors, the ... Read more...

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Chevrolet Volt 2011 manages to live up to the expectations


October 20th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Chevrolet Volt has finally been released. The car has been highly anticipated and expectations have grown over the years.However the good news is that ... Read more...

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Review: 2011 Chevrolet Volt Car


October 20th, 2010 - 8:23 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new volt car is creating a lot of buzz among the car aficionados. The car still manages to gather a fair amount of attention from ... Read more...

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Honda Launches ‘Fit’ Challenge to Toyota ‘Prius’


October 12th, 2010 - 12:18 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A hybrid version of the popular ‘Honda Fit’ has been launched in an effort by the company to compete with the new market on hybrid automobiles. ... Read more...

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Honda launches hybrid car ‘Fit’


October 11th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Honda on Friday launched a rival version of Toyota’s Prius. The company launched the hybrid version of its popular Fit model in Japan.This car has become ... Read more...

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Honda Launches Fit


October 11th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Honda Motor has come up with hybrid Fit, which was launched in Japan on Friday. The car which is said to be the cheapest petro-electric car ... Read more...

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Honda Launches Compact Fit Hybrid, Takes On Toyota


October 11th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Fit subcompact model from Honda saw a hybrid version being unveiled last Friday. This particular model is likely to become the most inexpensive ... Read more...

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Google tests cars that steer themselves


October 10th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Oct 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google has revealed today that it has been testing its self-steering vehicle on the streets of California.The company announced that the vehicle has already logged some 140,000 ... Read more...

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Toyota’s Prius is going to have a kind of ’spaceship sound’ to warn the pedestrians


August 27th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tokyo, Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New regulations in Japan have forced automaker giant, Toyota to install gadgets that can make sounds similar to those is some sci-fi movies to warn pedestrians ... Read more...

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Toyota Recalls Corolla Sedans Once Again In USA And Canada!


August 27th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There was a time when people used to associate Toyota cars with safety, durability and unmatched performance and the Japanese car giant used to ... Read more...

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Toyota Prius To Get New Noisier Engine


August 27th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Toyota is trying its level best to restore its tarnished image in the market after the infamous recall saga. The Japanese car giant once known for ... Read more...

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Toyota Has Grand Plans For Hybrid Models


August 27th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Toyota Motors- the Japanese car giant which has earned a name in the automobile industry for its innovative ads and durable cars is stressing on its ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama’s Official Shows Way In Green Energy Utilization, Drives Toyota Electric Car


August 27th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The president of USA Barack Obama is keen on introducing hybrid electric vehicles in the US states in the near future and one official in his ... Read more...

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American electric super bike wins world’s toughest motorcycle race


June 14th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): For the first time, an American-made electric bike has won the first place in the world's toughest motorcycle race.Developed by a tiny Oregonian company, the 2010 MotoCzysz E1pc ... Read more...

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After Toyota, Gas Pedal Problem Plagues Ford


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The car industry is going through an unprecedented trend of recalls this year and it seems no major car makers will be spared at the end. ... Read more...

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Toyota Joining Hands With Tesla To Make New Electric Car


May 21st, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri California, May 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a latest move to change its plunging fortune and start a new journey after the recall fiasco, Japan based carmaker Toyota Motor has decided ... Read more...

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Toyota Announces Yet Another SUV Recall


April 29th, 2010 - 11:06 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A brand new Toyota recall has been issued for the 2003 Sequoia, due to a problem with the Vehicle Stability Control system. The current software in the ... Read more...

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Toyota Plagued By Yet Another SUV Recall


April 29th, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Apr 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ghost of recall is just not leaving troubled Japanese car-maker Toyota Motor Corp. The company is trying to restore the faith of its customers after ... Read more...

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Toyota Makes Yet Another Goof-up, Recalls Sienna Minivans


April 17th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Canada, Apr 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Japanese carmaker Toyota which has been battling hard for some time to restore its image in the industry has got another reason to worry about. ... Read more...

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Carmakers post major sales jump in US market on deals


April 2nd, 2010 - 5:17 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (DPA) Major US carmakers posted strong sales figures in March, while demand for troubled Toyota also surged as all manufacturers offered massive incentives designed to lure new buyers back ... Read more...

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Toyota Sales Soar And Incentives To Be Continued


April 1st, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Apr 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The massive car recall notwithstanding, Toyota motors reported a 40 percent growth in sales in the USA. The information was revealed by a top ... Read more...

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Nissan Leaf To Lock Horns With Toyota Prius and GM Volt


March 31st, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Mar 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The craze for the ecofriendly and hybrid cars is on rise and the addition of Nissan Leaf is being considered important by the auto industry veterans. ... Read more...

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Toyota starts initiative to boost quality after recalls


March 30th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Toyota City (Japan), March 30 (DPA) Toyota Motor launched an initiative to improve the quality of its vehicles after recall of millions of cars severely damaged the company's reputation, the world's largest ... Read more...

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