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Toyota hikes prices of select models by up to Rs 1.6 lakh

Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) said on Wednesday it has increased prices of select models, including Innova Crysta and premium SUV Fortuner, ranging between Rs 13,000 and Rs 1.6 lakh. The decision to hike the prices has been prompted by the rise in cess from 2-7% across mid-size to large size cars and SUVs by the GST Council, TKM… Read More »

Toyota agrees to $3.4bn rust dispute settlement in US

The world’s biggest carmaker, Toyota, has agreed to settle a US Federal class action for up to $3.4bn (£2.7bn). It was brought by US owners of pickup trucks and SUVs whose claimed their frames could rust through. The proposed settlement covers 1.5 million Tacoma compact pickups, Tundra full-size pickups and Sequoia SUVs. Court papers alleged that the vehicles… Read More »

Toyota plans to roll out petrol version of Innova

Carmaker Toyota is working on a petrol variant of its multi-purpose vehicle Innova after the company’s sales took a hit following a ban on registration of diesel cars with 2,000cc and above engines in Delhi-NCR. “Delhi-NCR is the biggest market among other regions of the country. Since sales of Innova and Fortuner have stopped there, there will be… Read More »

Artificial intelligence framework now powers Toyota websites

An innovation in artificial intelligence that was described in a 2001 paper by a UCLA computer science professor has found a somewhat unexpected application: helping car buyers customize their vehicles online. The websites for Toyota and its Lexus division both offer shoppers the opportunity to tailor their vehicle from among a range of models, colors and accessories. The… Read More »