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Toyota Ireland partners with World Para Swimming Allianz European Championship

Toyota has handed over a seven-car fleet to Team Ireland, ahead of the 2018 World Para Swimming Championships, and has been named as an Official Supplier to the event. Toyota is an Official Partner to Paralympics Ireland and to the

Full-electric driving is the future – but not yet

New research has revealed that while full-electric motoring looks to be some way in the future for most people, 37 per cent of people will buy an electrified car next time around. The survey of 690 Irish car drivers intending

Toyota Ireland and the Road Safety Authority launch National FaceItDown Awareness Week

In an effort to promote safer driving on Ireland’s roads, Toyota Ireland and the RSA have today launched the National FaceItDown Awareness Week (April 23– 27t), which aims to remind people to put their phones face down while driving.Research shows

SsangYong unveils e-SIV concept car at Geneva Motor Show

SsangYong has unveiled its e-SIV concept car at the Geneva motor show, a strategic model showcasing the brand’s future approach to electric vehicles, connectivity and autonomous driving. As a specialist manufacturer of SUVs, SsangYong has developed a wide range of

Toyota set to phase out diesel

Toyota will phase out diesel engines from all its passenger cars* in 2018, and will focus on more environmentally sustainable vehicles, led by self-charging hybrid electric cars. Toyota is the first mainstream car brand to take immediate action away from

Toyota chief predicts rapid shift from diesel into hybrid

Toyota Ireland’s chief executive Steve Tormey has outlined his power train mix predictions for 2018, and all told the future picture for diesel is a very negative one indeed, while it’s very positive for Hybrid. Based upon sales patterns in

Toyota partners with Paralympics Ireland

Toyota Ireland has been unveiled as an official partner to Paralympics Ireland and to the 2020 and 2024 Irish Paralympic teams. The announcement builds on Toyota’s worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partnerships in the mobility category. Toyota has also announced brand

Toyota launches ‘181 Upgrade to Hybrid for Free’

Toyota has kicked off the 181 sales drive in the run up to Showtime, the national sales event which takes places from Wednesday 8th until Saturday 11th November by launching the ‘Upgrade to Hybrid for Free’ campaign which makes it

Toyota launches new used Car Programme

Toyota Ireland has launched Toyota Plus, the brand’s pan-European used car programme. The Toyota Plus programme focuses on a high level of quality and standards and a premium retail experience, resulting in peace of mind and value for used car

Resale values for hybrid exceed electric vehicles

Toyota Ireland tells us that it commissioned to undertake a review of used car values of hybrid vehicles compared to electric vehicles in Ireland. The study was undertaken by noted a global automotive expert and a Fellow of the