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Read the latest Toyota news and recent events.Toyota is one of the world's largest automakers and is known as the quality, durability, and reliability leader in the industry. Toyota's Camry, Corolla, RAV 4 and Highlander define their class. Toyota makes trucks in its Texas plant and most of its cars are made in the markets they serve.

When you think of dependable vehicles in the automotive world, the Toyota brand belongs near the top. Toyota’s entire fleet of cars, trucks and SUVs is known for incredible quality and reliability over time.

The Toyota lineup in the United States consists of many popular vehicles including Camry, Prius, RAV4, Tacoma, Tundra, 4Runner, Highlander, Corolla, Avalon, Sienna, Yaris, Sequoia, Land Cruiser, Corolla Hatchback, C-HR, Supra, 86, Prius Prime and Mirai. Many other popular Toyota models and variations exist all over the world as well.

At Torque News, our team covers the Toyota brand in full detail. We provide you with in-depth vehicle reviews, trim level comparisons, how-to tips and Toyota breaking news and developing stories. We also try to include helpful and useful videos in many of our stories so you can get the most information for your time.

Follow Torque News Toyota reporters


  1. Jeff Teague covers general Toyota news and you can follow him on Twitter at @Toyotajeff1.
  2. Peter Neilson covers Toyota Prius News and you can follow him on Twitter at @/the_hybrid_guy.
  3. John Goreham covers general Toyota and and Lexus news. You can follow John on Twitter at @JohnGoreham.
By Jeff Teague on July 5, 2023 - 10:09AM
See the 2024 Tacoma feature that is much smaller than last year. But is it important?
By Timothy Boyer on July 3, 2023 - 10:22AM
It’s remarkable how many repairs that are simple and easy to do cost so much at a dealership garage to “fix”. Here’s a good example of one easy Toyota RAV4 DIY fix that can save you a minimum of $200 and a lot of lost time trying to get an appointment and having to wait during the fix. Plus, find out how this fix applies to other makes and models as well that could save your life.
By Jeff Teague on July 2, 2023 - 4:36PM
Are you getting one of the first 2024 Grand Highlander shipments?
By Timothy Boyer on July 1, 2023 - 11:20AM
Here is your chance to learn how to maintain your Toyota by following the advice of a popular YouTube channel Toyota mechanic who demonstrates what you need to know and how simple it can be to keep your Toyota performing well and avoid expensive repairs down the road.
By John Goreham on June 30, 2023 - 2:53PM
Toyota has just launched a new technology that is far more enjoyable to use than one-pedal driving. EV and hybrid owners are going to want to hear about this.
By Timothy Boyer on June 30, 2023 - 11:11AM
Do you bother to find out what transmission a vehicle has before buying a new or used car? Here’s the latest Toyota transmission truths you need to know about that can save you money (and frustration) in the long run.
By John Goreham on June 29, 2023 - 8:35PM
We decided to try the new 2023 Toyota Prius in the very worst of possible conditions for MPG. Here is how low we could get the MPG to go down.
By Timothy Boyer on June 29, 2023 - 5:44PM
Which vehicles are the worst when it comes to safety? Here’s the latest on the topic that reveals the 24 models you should consider avoiding.
By Jeff Teague on June 29, 2023 - 4:08PM
How to get your 2023 RAV4 Hybrid sooner and key reasons why they are so popular.
By Jeff Teague on June 27, 2023 - 1:51PM
Find out how to get more valuable space in certain 2024 Tacoma grades.
By Peter Neilson on June 26, 2023 - 12:49PM
Get ready to witness the automotive revolution as Toyota unveils their next-gen batteries, poised to redefine the limits of electric vehicles. These groundbreaking advancements not only bridge the gap to solid-state battery technology but also position Toyota as a formidable leader in the electrified future, setting a new standard for range, efficiency, and sustainability.
By Peter Neilson on June 20, 2023 - 6:03PM
In response to the alarming surge in catalytic converter theft, the LAPD has taken a proactive approach to protect vehicle owners. They work to curb this growing threat by leveraging advanced tools and strategies. In this article, we look at the collaborative efforts and innovative measures implemented by the LAPD to ensure the safety and security of the community's catalytic converters.
By John Goreham on June 20, 2023 - 11:16AM
We review the NOKO GB40 power supply. A smarter way to jump-start a car’s dead battery.
By John Goreham on June 20, 2023 - 9:46AM
The new e-bikes from Vanpowers offer smooth operation, easy step-through frame design, and much more in an attractive price range.
By Jeff Teague on June 18, 2023 - 8:51AM
Terra is the 2024 Toyota TRD Pro color. Nos see what fans think.
By Timothy Boyer on June 17, 2023 - 11:37AM
Here’s a very informative bit for some Tacoma owners and used Tacoma shoppers needing blown head gasket repairs on whether you are being scammed with a higher-than-expected cost for a repair and/or used engine replacement.
By Jeff Teague on June 16, 2023 - 9:59AM
Terra is the new 2024 Tacoma TRD Pro color. Toyota went retro cool.
By Peter Neilson on June 16, 2023 - 7:38AM
Emporia sparks a charging revolution! With their unwavering support for the North American Charging Standard, they're set to redefine EV charging. Get ready for cutting-edge technology that seamlessly integrates with market trends.
By Justin Hart on June 16, 2023 - 4:29AM
The battle for midsize, 3 row SUV sales supremacy is heating up in the US. Toyota has recently debuted its newest 3 row entrant, the Grand Highlander and its luxury marque twin, the Lexus TX. But Toyota already has a 3 row midsize SUV, the (not Grand) Highlander, so what gives? It seems like Toyota is trying to take on Kia and Hyundai specifically with this new slightly larger mid size SUV model.
By Peter Neilson on June 15, 2023 - 3:43PM
Unlocking the Secrets of Hybrid Power: Is It Time to Replace Your Toyota Prius' Battery? As the heartbeat of your beloved Toyota Prius, the hybrid battery plays a crucial role in delivering exceptional fuel efficiency. But how do you know when to bid farewell to your trusty energy companion? In this insightful article, we delve into the signs and factors that indicate when it's the right moment to consider a battery replacement.
By Armen Hareyan on June 15, 2023 - 7:44AM
Some new homeowners, who like having a Toyota truck, face a dilemma. You need a truck, but you're also interested in the manual transmission that will be available on the 2024 Toyota Tacoma. Your local Toyota dealers are telling you that they probably won't expect inventory of the 2024 models until early next year. Should you buy the 2023 Toyota Tacoma or wait for the 2024 model?
By Timothy Boyer on June 13, 2023 - 9:12PM
Here’s your chance this month to choose a great SUV at an affordable price with this Consumer Reports recently released list of their recommended top choice of Hybrid SUVs they found that offers stellar fuel economy along with everyday practicality priced between $35,000 to $45,000 today.
By Peter Neilson on June 13, 2023 - 4:33PM
Are you considering purchasing a Toyota EV? Hold off for a moment. Discover why waiting might be the wisest choice. In our article, we explore the missing link crucial to Toyota's electric vehicle lineup, shedding light on the need for a certain component to be in place before making your purchase. Don't miss out on this essential information that could save you from potential inconveniences and ensure a smoother transition to electric mobility.
By Jeff Teague on June 13, 2023 - 1:32PM
2024 Land Cruiser is coming, and fans are freaking out.
By Peter Neilson on June 13, 2023 - 1:12PM
Join us on a captivating journey as we unravel the intricate relationship between oil consumption and the legendary Toyota Prius. In this eye-opening article, we delve deep into the underlying reasons that contribute to the excessive thirst for oil. Exploring the impact of driving habits and the technological nuances at play, we shed light on the personal choices and industry dynamics that drive oil consumption.
By Justin Hart on June 13, 2023 - 4:07AM
Major institutional shareholders are protesting Toyota’s foot dragging on electric vehicles (EVs) at their annual shareholder meeting this week. They want Akio Toyoda, grandson of Toyota’s founder, off the board due to his open opposition to more serious investment in EVs. It is not likely this protest will result is Mr. Toyoda’s removal, but if the decision makers at Toyota choose to ignore this protest, they do so at their own peril.
By Peter Neilson on June 12, 2023 - 5:36PM
Discover the secret to extending the lifespan and maximizing the performance of your hybrid battery! Our comprehensive guide, 'Unlock the Power of Hybrid Battery Reconditioning,' empowers hybrid owners to take control of their maintenance. Say goodbye to costly repairs and hello to self-service expertise. Learn where to find all the guidance behind hybrid battery reconditioning for your hybrid vehicle.
By Timothy Boyer on June 11, 2023 - 9:15AM
Here’s the latest recommendation from a Toyota/Lexus mechanic on new and used Toyota and Lexus models when it comes to finding out just which are the best to buy, and which are the ones that should be avoided due to reliability issues. Plus: find out which models qualify as “Honorable Mentions” and those “Golden Oldies” that are still good buys to consider today.
By Armen Hareyan on June 10, 2023 - 8:48PM
When I bought my 2005 Toyota Prius some 18+ years ago, I was warned by friends that the battery would only last 3 years, and I'd have to pay $8000 to replace it. Reality was that 11+ years later, and 200K miles later, I had to spend $3200 for a brand-new battery.
By Peter Neilson on June 7, 2023 - 11:48AM
Prepare to witness a seismic shift in the world of transportation as cutting-edge battery technology propels electric vehicles to new heights. With breakthrough advancements in energy density, faster charging capabilities, and eco-friendliness, a revolution is on the horizon. Discover how these game-changing batteries, free from toxic elements and armed with unparalleled sustainability, are poised to reshape the way we commute and reshape our planet for the better