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Who Says It's Not Easy Being Green?

Who Says It's Not Easy Being Green?

October 30, 2014
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (Oct. 30, 2014) – Not only is Toyota Alabama a global leader in building world-class engines, but it has also become a leader in environmental excellence. The Huntsville plant received recognition for five environmental awards this week, further demonstrating the facility’s commitment to minimize its environmental footprint.   
Toyota Goes Glam with Fashion Diva

Toyota Goes Glam with Fashion Diva

October 30, 2014
Think Young People Are Apathetic? Think Again. Nearly 99,000 Take Action With DoSomething.org and Toyota’s The Hunt

Think Young People Are Apathetic? Think Again. Nearly 99,000 Take Action With DoSomething.org and Toyota’s The Hunt

October 30, 2014

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Toyota Family Teacher of the Year Award Call for Nominations

Toyota Family Teacher of the Year Award Call for Nominations

October 30, 2014
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (October 30, 2014) – The National Center for Families Learning (NCFL), together with long-time partner Toyota, seeks out the nation’s most exemplary teachers that engage families in education. ... more

Hello Texas! Toyota Gives Hearty Thanks for Rolling Out the Welcome Wagon

Hello Texas! Toyota Gives Hearty Thanks for Rolling Out the Welcome Wagon

October 27, 2014
PLANO, TEXAS, Oct. 27, 2014 – Good food, live music, new friends—all the ingredients for a rollicking neighborhood block party. That’s what’s happening today in Plano.
 
Toyota has pulled out all the stops to thank the community, civic leaders, business partners and nearby corporations for the warm welcome to The Lone Star State.... more

Small Town Grows Big Business for 25 Years

Small Town Grows Big Business for 25 Years

October 29, 2014
Commerce, Ga. – The company that established roots in Commerce in 1989 with only 15 associates processing 17,000 Toyotas annually now employs over 200 people.
 
“This was just a peach orchard farm before Southeast Toyota moved in,” said Donald Trammell, maintenance and trade coordinator. “When we opened our doors it was just 15 people at this whole plant. We all pitched in and did whatever needed to be done because it was more than just a business. We have a belief system of giving back to where we live and work, and so we have always felt like this was a community-based operation.”... more

Toyota Indiana Supports 39 Ways to Improve Our Community

Toyota Indiana Supports 39 Ways to Improve Our Community

October 28, 2014
PRINCETON, Ind. – What do Dubois County Soil and Water Conservation, Gibson County Horticultural Society, Habitat for Humanity and Youth First have in common?  They are among 39 organizations that received funding from Toyota Indiana this quarter. The second quarter donations totaled $100,000.
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Toyota on Monarch Migration: Traffic Welcome

Toyota on Monarch Migration: Traffic Welcome

October 28, 2014
Gridlock isn’t egregious when it’s butterflies in the garden.

Butterflies play an irreplaceable role in plant reproduction. Unfortunately, the monarch population in North America has declined 90 percent over the past two decades. In fact, scientists from several environmental organizations filed a petition in August, asking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to classify the monarch as "threatened" under the U.S. Endangered Species Act.... more

Building More Than Cars:  Toyota Opportunity Exchange Brings Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) into Automotive Game

Building More Than Cars: Toyota Opportunity Exchange Brings Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) into Automotive Game

October 28, 2014
CINCINNATI (Oct. 28, 2014) – Kevin Shurn operated his business from a two-bedroom apartment when he attended Toyota’s first-ever Opportunity Exchange in 1990. Three years later, he secured his first contract, providing janitorial services to Toyota’s Georgetown, Ky., plant. Today, his Elizabethtown, Ky.-based Superior Maintenance Co. has more than 500 employees, serving Toyota manufacturing facilities in Kentucky, Indiana and Texas.... more

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Toyota FCV - The Turning Point

In 2015, Toyota will launch its first-generation hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. This will mark a turning point, not only for the automotive industry but for all of us. Visit http://www.toyota.com/fuelcell and learn more." data-changedflg="false">In 2015, Toyota will
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Toyota Driver Awareness Research Vehicle (DARV 1.5) - Destination Sharing

In the DARV 1.5, a passenger in the back seat, can either create a route and send it to the navigation or modify the current route, all from a tablet or smartphone.  Once the system receives it, there is a notification on the screen letting the driver know.  The driver only needs to do something if the new route is unwanted.  Otherwise, the new route goes into effect after 10 seconds. 

Cité lib by Ha:mo: Project Overview

In the clean city of tomorrow, personal electric mobility will be seamlessly integrated into public transport systems. That's why Toyota, along with four partners, is launching a new trial service called “Cité lib by Ha:mo" in Grenoble, France.

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2014 ITS World Congress - Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda
2014 AARP Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo - Bob Carter and Camry Winner
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2014 ITS World Congress - Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda

2014 ITS World Congress - Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda

Toyota Motor Corporation Honorary Chairman Dr. Shoichiro Toyoda (left) explores ITS World Congress exhibits with Toyota Technical Center Senior Executive Administrator of External Affairs Bruce Brownlee in Detroit, Sept. 8, 2014.  They are joined by Toyota Motor Sales Executive Chairman Yoshi Inaba (facing backward) and Toyota Technical Center President Seiya Nakao (walking, far right).
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2014 AARP Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo - Bob Carter and Camry Winner

2014 AARP Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo - Bob Carter and Camry Winner

TMS Senior Vice President of Automotive Operations Bob Carter (left) presents winner Raymond Lee and his wife with a new Camry at AARP's Ideas@50+ National Event & Expo in San Diego, Sept. 6, 2014.
2014 Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar - Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) System 001

2014 Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar - Automated Highway Driving Assist (AHDA) System 001

Toyota demonstrates its Automated Highway Driving Assist system on public roads in Detroit during its fourth annual Toyota Advanced Safety Seminar on Sept. 4, 2014.
Toyota DARV X

Toyota DARV X

DARV X is used by UC San Diego’s Laboratory for Intelligent and Safe Automobiles for Naturalistic Driving Studies, using an array of cameras and sensors both inside and out, it tracks driver behavior behind the wheel and performs lane tracking and drive analysis.
Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 001

Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 001

Toyota's CSRC is partnering with Indiana University-Purdue to develop standardized test protocols for pedestrian pre-collision systems, including mannequins of different shapes and sizes that mimic real-world walking speeds and angles.
 
Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 002

Toyota Collaborative Safety Research Center - Pedestrian Mannequins and PCS - Steve the Dummy 002

Toyota's CSRC is partnering with Indiana University-Purdue to develop standardized test protocols for pedestrian pre-collision systems, including mannequins of different shapes and sizes that mimic real-world walking speeds and angles.
 

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