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Toyota to invest over €11.6bn in battery development by 2030

Toyota Motor Corporation has said it is investing more than €11.6 billion in research and development (R&D) of batteries, electric motors and power control units for electrified vehicles between now and 2030. This continues Toyota’s focus on electrification which started

Toyota confirms all-new Aygo X crossover as Aygo hatchback replacement

Toyota Europe confirmed today (Tuesday) that the all-new Aygo X crossover will replace the current Aygo hatchback. The company’s new A-segment contender will be revealed in early November with indicative Irish pricing. The new model is expected to go on

New Toyota incentives for lower-emissions hybrid

Toyota Ireland has announce its new range of offers for the 212 registration period. It says that it makes the migration away from diesel into a low CO2 emitting self-charging hybrid both an environmentally and wallet friendly move for new

Toyota tops Q1 sales for 2021

After a strong start to the year, Toyota has maintained its position as Ireland’s best-selling car brand for the first quarter of 2021. The brand says over 90 per cent of all its passenger car sales are self-charging hybrids, which

Toyota is about to debut new electric SUV in April

Toyota is to preview its mid-sized battery-electric SUV at the 2021 Shanghai Motor Show, which takes place from April 21-28. A rival for Volkswagen’s ID-4 and Kia e-Niro SUVs, it will be based on Toyota’s new ‘e-TNGA’ platform, that was

Toyota unveils the Aygo X prologue

Toyota has today unveiled the Aygo X prologue, which it describes as a new vision for the A-segment. The brainchild of Toyota’s European Design Headquarters, ED², the Aygo X prologue is said to prove that cars that have traditionally been

Toyota Yaris named European Car of the Year 2021

The Toyota Yaris has been named European Car of the Year 2021. The virtual award ceremony, which took place today in Geneva, featured seven cars all vying for the top award, which has been around since 1964. Toyota’s Yaris claimed

Toyota’s new Hilux makes powerful impression

Toyota has announced that its all-new Hilux is available to order now, with prices starting from €24,258 before VAT. Test drives of the new Toyota Hilux will commence from January 2021, with deliveries to follow shortly after. Originally launched in

New seven-seater Toyota Highlander hybrid arrives in Ireland

Toyota Ireland is launching the new Highlander, the first seven-seater self-charging hybrid electric SUV to Ireland. Pricing starts from €63,995, the Highlander will be in showrooms from January 2021 with orders open now. The Highlander comes with intelligent all-wheel drive

All-new Yaris hybrid arrives in Irish dealers

The all-new Yaris self-charging hybrid has arrived in Ireland and is available from €23,055 or €143/ month with Toyota Financial Services. This follows the launch of the new Yaris petrol earlier on this year. The new Yaris features the same