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Toyota boosts Coaster safety

Mar 19, 2015. .

Toyota Coaster gains safety and driver appeal.

Toyota has focused on expanding safety and driver appeal with a range of improvements to the Coaster bus range.

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Toyota Coaster gains safety and driver appeal.

Mar 19, 2015

Toyota boosts Coaster safety

Toyota has focused on expanding safety and driver appeal with a range of improvements to the Coaster bus range.

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Toyota Hiace Steps Up

Mar 16, 2015

Toyota HiAce Steps Up

Toyota's renowned HiAce range has taken a substantial step forward with a more powerful yet more efficient petrol engine, the introduction of two new variants including a five-seat crew van, and the adoption of expanded safety, comfort and convenience features.

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Toyota has added the safety of a reversing camera and the convenience of a touch-screen display audio system to the GT variants of its top-selling 86 sports car.

Mar 12, 2015

Toyota 86: Sharp Steering, Sharper Value

Toyota has added the safety of a reversing camera and the convenience of a touch-screen display audio system to the GT variants of its top-selling 86 sports car.

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TOYOTA SELLS SIX-MILLIONTH VEHICLE IN AUSTRALIA

Mar 5, 2015

Toyota Sells Six-millionth Vehicle in Australia

Toyota has begun 2015 on a high with news it has sold its six-millionth vehicle in Australia.

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86 Pro-Am Racing

Mar 5, 2015

Toyota and V8 Supercars Announce Pro-Am Race Series for 86 Sports Car

Toyota Australia today announced an affordable, grassroots motorsport series based on the country's best-selling sports car, the Toyota 86 coupe, to be raced exclusively at V8 Supercars events.

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Corolla has helped Toyota record its best start to a year since 2010. (ZR hatch shown)

Mar 4, 2015

Corolla propels Toyota to best sales in five years

Toyota has recorded its strongest new-year sales performance in five years after posting two consecutive months of year-on-year increases buoyed by healthy demand for Corolla.

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GoPlaces with Toyota Magazine Reader Feedback Survey Competition Winners

Feb 26, 2015

GoPlaces with Toyota Magazine Reader Feedback Survey Competition Winners

Winners of our recent promotion have been announced.

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Strong demand particularly from city-based customers has prompted Toyota Australia to recreate a special-edition LandCruiser Prado Altitude with an out of sight spare wheel.

Feb 23, 2015

Toyota Prado Altitude back by popular demand

Strong demand particularly from city-based customers has prompted Toyota Australia to recreate a special-edition LandCruiser Prado Altitude with an 'out of sight' spare wheel.

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Australias best-selling car for the past two years, Toyota Corolla, has recorded another significant achievement by passing 1.3 million sales in Australia.

Feb 17, 2015

Toyota Corolla: An Overnight Succes-After 48 Years

Australia's best-selling car for the past two years, Toyota Corolla, has recorded another significant achievement by passing 1.3 million sales in Australia.

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Toyota will bring together its passion for cars and sport when it exhibits at the Australian Motoring Festival in Melbourne late next month.

Feb 17, 2015

Toyota's Passion on Display

Toyota will bring together its passion for cars and sport when it exhibits at the Australian Motoring Festival in Melbourne late next month.

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Kirobo in space

Feb 13, 2015

Toyota Robonaut Splashes Down

** Mission accomplished after 18 months on International Space Station **

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The upgraded Toyota Prius c

Feb 11, 2015

Toyota: Prius c sharper looks, dynamics and price

Toyota's hybrid Prius c range enters 2015.

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Toyota Corolla  Australias best-selling car for the past two years  led Toyota to market-leading sales in January. (Corolla ZR hatch shown)

Feb 5, 2015

Toyota: Best January sales in three years

Toyota has had its best January in new-vehicle sales and market share in three years

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Toyota to return to WRC in 2017

Feb 2, 2015

Toyota Returns to World Rallying

Toyota to return to WRC in 2017

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Toyota has confirmed that the Toyota Racing will enter two cars in this years World Endurance Championship.

Jan 30, 2015

Toyota commits to Le Mans Series

Toyota has confirmed that the Toyota Racing will enter two cars in this year's World Endurance Championship.

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Your chance to WIN^ $500 thanks to Camry

Jan 14, 2015

Toyotas Prado among the vehicles to benefit from price cuts in advance of official reductions in import duty (Kakadu shown).

Jan 6, 2015

Toyota Delivers Aggressive Price Cuts

Australia's leading automotive brand Toyota has delivered its customers a happy New Year gift by bringing forward substantial price cuts stemming from planned tax reductions on vehicles imported from Japan.

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Toyotas Corolla is the nations best selling car for the second year in a row.

Jan 6, 2015

Toyota Makes It An Even Dozen

Toyota's Corolla is the nation's best-selling car for the second year in a row.Official figures released today show Toyota retailed 203,501 vehicles in 2014 to lead the industry by a substantial margin - well over 97,000 sales ahead of its nearest competitor.

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Toyotas Camry Hybrid posts 30,000 sales in Australia

Dec 23, 2014

Sales Landmarks For Toyotas Aussie-Built Cars

Toyota's three locally built cars are each posting significant sales milestones that reflect their acceptance and prominence on the buying lists of Australian motorists.The landmark cars are the petrol-electric Camry Hybrid, the V6-powered Aurion and the Camry four-cylinder sedan - all of which are produced at Toyota's Altona manufacturing plant in Melbourne.

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Toyota Australia announces its future plans

Dec 3, 2014

Toyota Australia announces its future plans

Toyota Australia has today announced its future plans for when it stops manufacturing and becomes a national sales and distribution company in 2018.

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Sales success  Toyota Corolla (40,000 sales in 2014), HiLux (best-selling 4WD) and Camry (leading mid-size car for 21 years in a row).

Dec 3, 2014

Corolla First to 40000 Buyers

Toyota's Corolla has become the first vehicle in Australia to pass 40,000 sales this year, according to the latest official figures.

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Toyota wins the drivers and manufacturers titles in the World Endurance Championship.

Dec 2, 2014

Toyota Hybrid Power Wins World Championship

Toyota has stormed back into the global motorsport winners' circle with a hybrid-powered victory as world champions in the World Endurance Championship (WEC).

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Toyota has sold the 850,000th Camry in Australia. (Camry Altise shown.)

Dec 2, 2014

Toyota Camry Crowns its Sales Success

Toyota's Camry has crowned its reputation as one of Australia's most popular and enduring vehicles with total sales in Australia passing the 850,000 mark.

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Toyotas trend-setting RAV4 marks its 20th anniversary with record sales.

Dec 1, 2014

Record Sales for RAV4's 20th Anniversary

Toyota's RAV4 - the vehicle that 20 years ago heralded a new era in the automotive world - is on track for its highest annual sales in Australia.

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Toyota Australia recalls Echo and RAV4 vehicles

Nov 28, 2014

Toyota Australia recalls Echo and RAV4 vehicles

Toyota Australia has today announced that it will recall approximately 8,000 Echo vehicles built between December 2002 and September 2003 and approximately 260 RAV4 vehicles built between July 2003 and August 2003.

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Toyota Corolla has struck an edgy new pose with the special-edition RZ model.

Nov 26, 2014

Corolla Reveals its 'Dark' Side

Australia's best-selling car, Toyota Corolla, has struck an edgy new pose with a value-added special-edition model dubbed the RZ.

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Toyota Australia has held the final round of the Toyota National Skills Development Program, which focuses on technical, sales and customer service fields. (Technician, Nathan Pullos pictured)

Nov 19, 2014

Top Toyota Dealer Staff Rewarded in National Skills Program

Australia's largest annual automotive skills development program has rewarded top performing Toyota dealer staff for their expertise in technical, sales and customer service fields.

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Toyota Mirai: a fun-to-drive car with the only emission being water vapour.

Nov 19, 2014

Toyota Ushers In The Future

Toyota has launched an all new hydrogen fuel cell sedan that delivers punchy performance as well as offering the convenience and driving pleasure of a conventional car.

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Toyota Racing on the way to victory in Bahrain.

Nov 17, 2014

Toyota Racing Takes Drivers Title And Victory

Toyota Racing has turned its attention to the battle for the 2014 FIA World Endurance Championship manufacturer's title after claiming the drivers' title and victory in the Six Hours of Bahrain at the weekend.

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Toyotas Fuel Cell Vehicle  an automotive revolution (overseas model shown).

Nov 14, 2014

Toyota Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car A Revolution

The world's leading science and technology magazine Popular Science has described Toyota's upcoming Fuel Cell Vehicle as 'a revolution in its field'.

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Akio Toyoda demonstrates the one-off Toyota 86 rally car.

Nov 14, 2014

Toyota Boss Visits Australia To Develop Ever Better Cars

Toyota's global president Akio Toyoda has jetted to Australia to participate in the final stages of a 72 day driving and training project that will play an important role in helping the world's leading carmaker develop future generations of its vehicles for the world.

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Toyota 86 chief engineer Tetsuya Tada celebrates the Festival of 86 with enthusiastic owners of Australias best-selling sports car.

Nov 11, 2014

Fans Celebrate Toyota 86 Cult Sports Car

More than 800 fans of the Toyota 86 shared their passion for the cult sports car at the Festival of 86 held in Sydney at the weekend.

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Toyota 86 chief engineer Tetsuya Tada celebrates the Festival of 86 with enthusiastic owners of Australias best-selling sports car.

Nov 11, 2014

Fans Celebrate Toyota 86 Cult Sports Car

More than 800 fans of the Toyota 86 shared their passion for the cult sports car at the Festival of 86 held in Sydney at the weekend.

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Sales of Toyotas HiLux and Corolla have led the charge, making Australia one of the companys most successful global markets.

Nov 7, 2014

Australia Kicks Above its Weight: Toyota

Australia is one of the most successful global markets for Toyota, ranking seventh in total sales for the first nine months of this year, according to figures released by the global company.

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Toyota is on track for its 12th straight year as the best-selling automotive brand in Australia.

Nov 6, 2014

Toyota Embraces Cup Fever With Quinella

Toyota has embraced local Cup fever by producing a quinella of its own with stablemates Corolla and HiLux racing to the front as the nation's two best-selling vehicles in October.

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Toyota Racings two TS040 Hybrids claim their second consecutive 1-2 victory in the World Endurance Championship.

Nov 4, 2014

Toyota Racing Dominates in China

Toyota Racing claimed its second consecutive one-two victory, winning the Six Hours of Shanghai by more than a lap to extend its lead in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Toyotas SUVs  popular among on-line searches for new and used vehicles. (Clockwise from front: FJ Cruiser, RAV4, LandCruiser 200, Kluger, and LandCruiser Prado).

Oct 29, 2014

Toyota Clicks With Car Buyers

Toyota is the most popular brand for online searches among people looking to buy new and used vehicles, according to a new report.More people stipulated Toyota as their brand of choice ahead of any other marque when searching for vehicles at leading consumer website CarsGuide.com.au.

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Toyota Camry upgraded at no extra cost (Camry Hybrid HL shown).

Oct 28, 2014

Toyota Upgrades Camry at No Extra Cost

Toyota has upgraded the audio systems and made a reversing camera++ standard on its best-selling Camry range.The running changes come at no extra cost for the four petrol and two petrol-electric hybrid Camry variants.

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Toyota Racing  a dominant 1-2 victory in Japan.

Oct 14, 2014

Toyota Racing Dominates Japan

Toyota Racing maintained its unbeaten record on home ground in Japan with a dominant one-two victory in the Six Hours of Fuji, the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Toyota is the worlds most valuable brand for the 11th year in a row

Oct 13, 2014

Toyota Worlds Most Valuable Automotive Brand

Toyota's investment in future mobility, including zero-emission vehicles and its focus on sustainability and innovation, have contributed to a 20-per-cent increase in its brand value over the past year.

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After strong September sales Toyota expects demand in the fourth quarter to be helped by the recent releases of an additional variant to the HiLux range and the new-look Yaris hatch (Yaris ZR pictured).

Oct 3, 2014

Toyota Powers to Third Quarter Leadership

A September demand surge for its vehicles of more than 2.2 per cent compared with the same month last year has powered Toyota to a third quarter sales result above 50,000.Strong customer demand across the board in the first month of Spring has set the Australian motor industry up for a sprint finish in the fourth quarter, according to Toyota Australia Divisional Manager of National Sales, Scott Thompson.

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HiLux Black aggressive black features that also exude style

Oct 3, 2014

Toyota Hilux Black is The New Black

Toyota has added an edgy new style to the ruggedness of Australia's best-selling four-wheel-drive with the unveiling of a special-edition model dubbed HiLux Black.

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Toyota expands the HiLux range for miners and other business operators.

Sep 23, 2014

New Toyota Hilux Helps Business - Automatically!

Toyota Australia today expanded its top-selling HiLux range with a new variant specifically developed for the mining sector and for small to medium-size businesses such as plumbers, electricians and building industry contractors.

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Yaris ZR in Cherry Red

Sep 23, 2014

New-Look Toyota Yaris: Bolder Styling and Even Better Value

Toyota's new-look Yaris hatch delivers bolder styling that creates greater emotional appeal and adopts in-demand features that build on the traditional attributes of quality, durability, reliability and value.

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Toyota C-HR concept: a bold new dynamic design.

Sep 22, 2014

Toyota Presents Stunning Vision For New SUV

Toyota has released images of a stunning concept car that provides the first hint of a type of vehicle the company would like to bring to the small SUV market.

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Neal Bates and Coral Taylor sealed their third successive title in the classic section of the Australian Rally Championship with victory at Rally Australia in Coffs Harbour.

Sep 16, 2014

Bates and Taylor Seal Third Successive Classic Championship

Neal Bates and Coral Taylor have sealed their third successive title in the Classic section of the Australian Rally Championship after cruising to victory at Rally Australia last weekend.

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Toyota: the most trusted automotive brand in Australia for the ninth year in a row.

Sep 8, 2014

Australians Trust Toyota The Most: Survey

Toyota has been named the most trusted automotive brand in Australia for the ninth consecutive year.

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Toyota Chooses Australia for Key Driving Project

Sep 3, 2014

Toyota Chooses Australia for Key Driving Project

Toyota Motor Corporation has chosen Australia to conduct an innovative driving and training project that will play an important role for future generations of its vehicles for the world.

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Toyota Corolla tops the sales charts as Australias best-selling vehicle for the sixth consecutive month.

Sep 3, 2014

Toyota Leads Rivals By 80 Per Cent

Toyota outsold its nearest rival by more than 80 per cent in August as Corolla topped the sales charts for the sixth consecutive month.

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Neal Bates has been inducted into the ACT Sport Hall of Fame.

Sep 1, 2014

Bates inducted into ACT Sport Hall of Fame

Australian motorsport icon and Canberra local Neal Bates has been inducted into the ACT Sport Hall of Fame, his second major accolade of 2014.Bates, 49, was recognised for his longstanding contribution and dedication to motorsport and received full membership to the Hall of Fame.

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Toyotas new-generation Kluger is one of six Toyota vehicles recommended for new-car buyers by a motoring website. (Kluger Grande shown)

Aug 28, 2014

Toyota vehicles recommended for consumers

Six Toyota vehicles including the locally built Camry Hybrid have been named as top picks for Australian new-car buyers by the Carsales editorial site motoring.com.au.

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