Toyota’s Small Car Range Tweaked

Toyota’s Small Car Range Tweaked

  The compact city car now offers two new models each with bespoke colour combinations and exterior treatments. The previously offered ‘X-Play Silver’ is replaced by the new ‘X-Clusiv’ model. The X-Clusiv features a silver A-pillar, and a combination of Quartz Grey and Piano Black interior trim, whilst the interior door handles now feature chrome...

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Alonso kicks up some dust in SA

Alonso kicks up some dust in SA

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing driver Fernando Alonso completed a two-day evaluation test at the wheel of a Dakar Rally-winning TOYOTA Hilux in South Africa on 27-28 March. Fernando, who currently leads the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) drivers’ standings alongside team-mates Sébastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima, spent two days learning the specific demands of rally raid...

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Luxurious Additions to Toyota C-HR

Luxurious Additions to Toyota C-HR

The Toyota C-HR was launched to the motoring world at the end of 2016, with the local debut taking place in February 2017. Falling into the flourishing cross-over segment, the C-HR proudly challenged the status quo of cross-over vehicles and introduced an extroverted design, wrapped around fun-to-drive mechanicals and a superbly refined and capable compact...

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Toyota Rush – Your entrance to the SUV lifestyle

Toyota Rush – Your entrance to the SUV lifestyle

The progression of the SUV from niche, speciality vehicle to mainstream model has been one of the most significant automotive trends of the 21st century. The acronym SUV which is derived from Sports Utility Vehicle, has come to refer to any vehicle that fulfills a cross-functional role, possesses an elevated driving position, increased ride height...

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Toyota Gazoo Racing win the LE MANS 24 HOURS

Toyota Gazoo Racing win the LE MANS 24 HOURS

Toyota Gazoo Racing have won the 86th Le Mans 24 Hours, their cars taking the chequered flag in first and second place this afternoon (Sunday 17 June). It was a historic first victory for Toyota in its 20th entry in the world-famous race. Sébastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima and Fernando Alonso started from pole position in...

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Hilux Dakar – When the Tough get Tougher-er

Hilux Dakar – When the Tough get Tougher-er

The Toyota Hilux’s exploits have achieved something of a cult status, establishing an enviable reputation for the Japanese pick-up on a global scale. The resounding characteristic remains its inherent strength, durability and capability. In Toyota speak the acronym ‘QDR’ refers to Quality, Durability and Reliability – and indeed these three terms have come to underpin...

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