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New Toyota Mini-Van Helps You Yell At Your Kids

CP | Tom Krisher, The Associated Press | Posted 07.19.2014 | Canada Business

DETROIT - Toyota wants to help you scream at your unruly kids.The latest version of the company's Sienna minivan has a feature called "Driver Easy Spe...

$1.2-Billion Payout Over Sudden Acceleration

CP | Eric Tucker And Tom Krisher, The Associated Press | Posted 05.19.2014 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - Toyota agreed to pay $1.2 billion to settle an investigation by the U.S. government, admitting that it hid information about defects that...

The Future (According to Corporations)

Robert Bolton | Posted 11.17.2013 | Canada Business
Robert Bolton

Future scenarios should be thought of as being in perpetual draft form; they should be rewritten constantly and thought about critically -- always in the condition of workshopping. Questions about how things like new technologies ought to exist are matters of vital social consequence. They are political decisions; questions that we should all be engaging.

Is This The World's Next Best-Selling Car?

CP | Dee-Ann Durbin, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Business

RAYONG, Thailand - Ford Motor Co. says its Focus small car is on track to become the bestselling car in the world this year, trumping the Toyota Corol...

LOOK: Toyota's 'Smartphone On 4 Wheels'

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.27.2012 | Canada Business

TOKYO - Toyota is selling the plug-in version of its hit Prius hybrid in Japan from January at a relatively affordable starting price of 3.2 million y...

Toyota Recalls More Than Half A Million Cars

CP | Malcolm Foster, The Associated Press | Posted 01.08.2012 | Canada Business

TOKYO - Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it is recalling about 550,000 vehicles worldwide — mostly in the United States — for problems that could...

Toyota expanding into health care with machines to help sick, elderly get around

CP | Yuri Kageyama, The Associated Press | Posted 12.31.2011 | Canada Business

TOKYO - Toyota unveiled its ambitions for high-tech health care Tuesday, displaying experimental robots that the auto giant says can lift disabled pat...

Nissan Makes Leap Forward In Electric Car Batteries

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.11.2011 | Canada Business

TOKYO - Nissan has developed a charger for electric vehicles that's smaller, about half the price, and easier to install.Nissan Motor Co., Japan's No....

Toyota To Drive Jobs In Woodstock, Ontario

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada

WOODSTOCK, Ont. - They're not saying how much it will cost or how many will be made initially, but Toyota officials confirmed Friday the company will ...

Automaker's Plants Go Green, Literally

CP | Posted 09.05.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Two Toyota plants in Ontario will receive a $545-million injection from the Japanese automaker and Canadian governments to give ...

Toyota Ontario Plants To Get $500-million Injection

The Globe and Mail | Posted 09.04.2011 | Canada Business

Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc., backed by the federal and Ontario governments, will unveil plans Tuesday to invest about $500-million to finan...

Toyota Recalls Prius Cars Over Faulty Steering

CP | Posted 08.01.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TOKYO -- Toyota is recalling 106,000 first-generation Prius hybrid cars globally for faulty steering caused by a nut that may co...