Standard on the Avalon, which starts at about $34,000, is a 3.5-liter 268-horsepower V6 engine that generates 248 lb.-ft. of torque. The new Av is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Toyota is pinning its hopes on increased production for the first time after the March tsunami and earthquake in Japan to somehow spark increased interest in its product.
TMC, using gene recombination technology, has developed a new strain of yeast promising to play an important role in the fermentation process for producing cellulosic ethanol.
The 2012 Toyota FJ Cruiser (pictured) is stickering for less than 1% over last year, which amounts to a price bump up of about $200.
Only 500 will be built of the limited-production truck for customers in the Gulf States area.
A pre-production model was unveiled today at the Texas state fair.
The addition of four-cylinder engine production raises Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Alabama, Inc.’s (TMMAL) employment to almost 1000 and total investment to $637 million.
The big winner in terms of increased car sales and decreased incentives spending is the Korean manufacturing duo of Hyundai/Kia.
Name a car brand; all are affected.
The strength of the Japanese Yen against the US Dollar has made it less profitable for Toyota to build the 2012 Camry in Japan and then ship it to the US so it makes good sense for the company to s