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Japan’s Robot Cars: Where’s this Road Going?

Optimus Prime, Hot Rod, and Ultra Magnus. These are all robot cars from the Transformers franchise rooted in early 1980s Japan. Somewhat disappointingly, here in realityland it looks like Japan’s real robot cars will have names like Ni[...]
Japan’s Robot Cars: Where’s this Road Going?

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[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.

Ok, I admit that we where pretty far from the actual crash test in a secure location with other journalist to enjoy one of the most impressive and interesting demonstration that I have witnesses in a long time! Like every automakers To[...]
[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.
[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.[Toyota Safety Day] Toyota’s Crash Test experience and $2.5 Million USD Crash Test Dummies.

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Toyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next year

Barely a month after our first test drive of Toyota’s Prius A prototype, Toyota invited us today to the official launch of its new Seven Seater known overseas Prius V in North America and Prius + In Europe. So what’s new here? Well act[...]
Toyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next year
Toyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next yearToyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next yearToyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next yearToyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next yearToyota launch its new 7 Seater Prius A in Japan today and expect to ship it later next year

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[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.

Unveiled to the public for the first time in January during the Detroit 2011 Motor Show under the Prius V Name and just recently in Europe during the 2011 Geneva Motor Show under the Prius+, Toyota deviced today to unveil its modified [...]
[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.
[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.[Hands-On] Prius+ (Plus) or Prius V, Toyota’s first Hybrid MPV.

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TMC Unveils ‘Prius +’ at 2011 Geneva Motor Show

The Prius + is a dedicated gasoline-electric hybrid model designed to suit various lifestyles. Like the “Prius” hybrid sedan, the Prius + comes with outstanding environmental performance and an air of technological advancem[...]
TMC Unveils ‘Prius +’ at 2011 Geneva Motor Show
TMC Unveils ‘Prius +’ at 2011 Geneva Motor Show

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Toyota will start selling home battery charger next year in Japan

Toyota has announced that it will launch home battery chargers for EV (Electric Vehicle) and Plug-in Hybrids cars within 2012 in Japan. Offered in two different versions with a “Garage Ready” one and one designed to be used in the exte[...]
Toyota will start selling home battery charger next year in Japan
Toyota will start selling home battery charger next year in Japan

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Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!

Toyota is planning to introduce its first Plug-in electric iQ next month in Geneva. Strangely enough, this iQ is not something really new and we already had the chance to see this baby in flash a long while ago at Eco Product 2010 last[...]
Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!
Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!Toyota electric Plug-in IQ unveiled ahead of Geneva Motor Show, but we already have a video of it ready for you!

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Toyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C Concept

The Japanese automaker Toyota chose the 2011 Detroit Motor Show to unveil its latest Prius, the Prius V. Designed as a family oriented wagon like car, The Prius V (Versatility) is your average Prius on steroid offering up to 60% more c[...]
Toyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C Concept
Toyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C ConceptToyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C ConceptToyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C ConceptToyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C ConceptToyota unveils its new Prius V “Wagon” and Prius C Concept

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[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV

The Toyota Prius does not need any introduction, already available in Japan since 2009 as a Plug-In EV, the Prius was Toyota first commercial 100% Electric Vehicle to set foot on the Japanese continent, but this may soon change! Introd[...]
[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV
[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV[Eco Product 2010] Toyota Prius and iQ Plug-In EV

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New Prius computers by Hitachi

It is today that Hitachi decided to present its new Personal Computers from the Prius range. First thing first, the Prius One Type W, coming with a 20.1 inches LCD monitor (built-in, like an iMac) with 1680×1050 resolution, TV tun[...]
New Prius computers by Hitachi

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The new Hitashi Prius One type W and S PCs

Hitashi introduced today to the press their new PCs in the W and S range. These are computer/screens where the screen houses all the electronic components to save space. Type W has a 20.1” wide screen, a Core 2 Duo E4300 and 1GB of RAM[...]
The new Hitashi Prius One type W and S PCs

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Prius Air Type R TV, TV Friendly!

Hitachi offers the Prius Air Type R TV, a new PC with a 17” LCD screen (1280×1024), a 3.2GHz Celeron D (yuk!), a 160GB hard disk, 512MB of RAM, a Multi DVD burner, a TV tuner, at a price of 1,050.00 euros.
Prius Air Type R TV, TV Friendly!

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