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2017 NYIAS - Toyota FT-4X Concept Global Reveal

2017 NYIAS - Toyota FT-4X Concept Global Reveal

April 12, 2017
Calty Design Research President Kevin Hunter and Studio Chief Designer Ian Cartabiano present the 2017 Toyota FT-4X Concept Global Reveal at the 2017 New York International Auto Show, April 12, 2017.

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From Desktop to Trailhead: Toyota FT-4X Concept is a Modern 4x4 Toolbox for the Most Intrepid Urbanites

From Desktop to Trailhead: Toyota FT-4X Concept is a Modern 4x4 Toolbox for the Most Intrepid Urbanites

April 12, 2017
NEW YORK (April 12, 2017) – It’s only natural. In the busyness of city-based work life there emerges a growing urge to “get away”. For millennial-aged professionals confined to city limits, oftentimes these getaways are unplanned, and are of the casual, less extreme kind. (No time for summiting a mountain – a drive to the scenic point will do!)... more

Toyota Unveils 2018 NASCAR Camry at North American International Auto Show

Toyota Unveils 2018 NASCAR Camry at North American International Auto Show

January 10, 2017
DETROIT (January 10, 2017) -- In an unprecedented event, Toyota unveiled its 2018 NASCAR Toyota Camry race car in unison with the debut of the 2018 production Camry at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Following a dramatic redesign to its show room counterpart, the Camry race car will compete on the race track in 2017 as Toyota defends its NASCAR Premier Series manufacturer’s championship.
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2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES2017) Press Conference - Bob Carter

2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES2017) Press Conference - Bob Carter

January 04, 2017
Senior Vice President, Automotive Operations, Bob Carter speaks during a press conference at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas, Jan. 4, 2017.... more

Toyota Concept-i Makes the Future of Mobility Human

Toyota Concept-i Makes the Future of Mobility Human

January 04, 2017
Las Vegas, Jan. 4, 2017 -- Imagine if the vehicles of the future were friendly, and focused on you. That’s the vision behind Toyota’s Concept-i. Announced today at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the groundbreaking concept vehicle demonstrates Toyota’s view that vehicles of the future should start with the people who use them.  ... more

2016 LA Auto Show - 2018 Toyota C-HR Debut

2016 LA Auto Show - 2018 Toyota C-HR Debut

November 17, 2016
Toyota Division Group Vice President and General Manager Bill Fay reveals the 2018 Toyota C-HR at the LA Auto Show, Nov. 17, 2016.... more

2015 Los Angeles Auto Show - Scion C-HR Concept Vehicle Reveal - Andrew Gilleland

2015 Los Angeles Auto Show - Scion C-HR Concept Vehicle Reveal - Andrew Gilleland

November 18, 2015
Andrew Gilleland, Vice President, Scion, reveals the Scion C-HR Concept vehicle at Los Angeles Auto Show, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. ... more

2015 NAIAS - 2016 Toyota Tacoma Debut

2015 NAIAS - 2016 Toyota Tacoma Debut

January 12, 2015
Bill Fay, Group Vice President, Toyota Motor Sales and General Manager, Toyota Division introduces the all-new Toyota Tacoma at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015.
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Dominate Dirt…or Rocks…or Pavement in the All-New 2016 Toyota Tacoma

Dominate Dirt…or Rocks…or Pavement in the All-New 2016 Toyota Tacoma

January 12, 2015
DETROIT, Jan. 12, 2015 - - Whatever the terrain, Tacoma is king of the hill.  Rebuilt inside and out with an all-new powertrain and enhanced suspension tuning, America’s best-selling mid-size pickup for ten years running is Lord of the Rigs for dirt stomping adventurers.  With a legacy of off-road victories and over seven million units sold since 1964, Toyota revitalizes the midsize truck segment with the introduction of the all-new 2016 Tacoma. ... more

2015 Sprint Cup Series Camry Makes Pit Stop at SEMA

2015 Sprint Cup Series Camry Makes Pit Stop at SEMA

October 30, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 — Toyota announced today that its newly introduced 2015 Toyota Camry Cup Car that will compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will be making an appearance at the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas.... more

FT-1 Concept Car to Make SEMA Show Appearance

FT-1 Concept Car to Make SEMA Show Appearance

October 27, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 — Sports car enthusiasts attending the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show this year will have a chance to see the concept vehicle that has taken the automotive world by storm since its January debut. Toyota’s FT-1 has captured the imagination of car enthusiasts since debuting at the North American International Auto Show. In August, Toyota wowed the world again with a second upscale interpretation of the FT-1. Featuring graphite exterior paint and light saddle-colored leather, the concept vehicle went on display for the first time at the Gordon McCall’s Motorworks Revival gala held on California’s Monterey Peninsula.... more

Toyota Reveals 2015 Camry Race Car

Toyota Reveals 2015 Camry Race Car

October 11, 2014
CONCORD, N.C(Oct. 11, 2014) -- Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (TMS) and TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development) today introduced the new 2015 Toyota Camry race car that will compete in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) competition beginning next season. ... more

Toyota FT-1 'Vision GT' Car Available for Download in Gran Turismo® 6

Toyota FT-1 'Vision GT' Car Available for Download in Gran Turismo® 6

September 16, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif. (Sept. 16, 2014) – Rev up those virtual engines. Toyota’s stunning FT-1 sports car concept takes the track again inside Gran Turismo 6 (GT6), the latest iteration of the best-selling racing franchise exclusively on PlayStation®3. A high-powered version of the Toyota FT-1, called “Vision GT,” is available now for download.... more

Make Something New with Toyota Urban Utility Concept Car

Make Something New with Toyota Urban Utility Concept Car

September 10, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO (Sept. 10, 2014) – The do-it-yourself movement is transforming cities with invention-focused Maker Faire events, growing entrepreneurship, and a new Toyota concept to fit these trends. Inspired by a growing innovative spirit in urban areas, Toyota revealed today the Urban Utility concept vehicle – or U2 – at a private panel discussion hosted by Make: magazine in San Francisco. Vehicle elements reflect the lifestyle and needs of an entrepreneurial, urban driver discovered through interviews with Maker Faire participants and internal Toyota market research.... more

Do A Double Take with Second Stunning Toyota FT-1 Sports Car Concept

Do A Double Take with Second Stunning Toyota FT-1 Sports Car Concept

August 13, 2014
TORRANCE, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2014) – Proof that its beauty lies on the inside and out, Toyota revealed today a second interior styling and exterior color for an upscale interpretation of its sensational FT-1 sports car concept. Developed by Calty Design Research in Newport Beach, California, the concept vehicle’s graphite exterior paint and light, saddle-colored leather went on display for the first time at the Gordon McCall’s Motorworks Revival gala held on California’s Monterey Peninsula.... more

2014 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) - 2015 Toyota Camry Reveal

2014 New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) - 2015 Toyota Camry Reveal

April 16, 2014
TMS Group Vice President and Toyota Division General Manager Bill Fay reveals the 2015 Toyota Camry at the New York International Auto Show, April 16, 2014.... more

World-Class Designers and Sculptors Show Students How to Turn Their Passion for Art into Prosperity

World-Class Designers and Sculptors Show Students How to Turn Their Passion for Art into Prosperity

February 03, 2014
Ann Arbor, Mich., February 3, 2014 – Twenty five artistic teens will learn how to bring imagination to life when Calty Design Research, Inc. opens the doors to its design process for The Neutral Zone’s Art4Life Program on February 27. Calty, the North American arm of Toyota's global design network, will host design and sculpting workshops as part of an intensive professional development opportunity intended to give teens a winning advantage in pursuing an art career after high school.... more

2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) - Toyota FT-1 Concept Reveal

2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) - Toyota FT-1 Concept Reveal

January 13, 2014
Calty Design Research President Kevin Hunter and Studio Chief Designer Alex Shen reveal the Toyota FT-1 Concept vehicle at the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, Jan. 13, 2014.... more

Toyota’s Calty Design Research Celebrates Its 40th Year and a Rich Sports Car Design Heritage

Toyota’s Calty Design Research Celebrates Its 40th Year and a Rich Sports Car Design Heritage

January 13, 2014
DETROIT, Michigan (Jan. 13, 2014) - The first design center established in North America by a Japanese automaker, Toyota’s Calty Design Research began as a bold experiment on October 2, 1973 in El Segundo, California.  Ideally situated in California to best absorb the influence of the state’s burgeoning car culture, the first Calty studio was viewed as a unique exploratory branch of Toyota’s global vehicle design organization.  At the time, no one in the Toyota organization could imagine that 40 years later, the Calty facility would play a key role in some of Toyota’s most significant designs and be pivotal in the company’s movement toward regional autonomy for North American product development.  ... more

Fabulous Toyota FT-1 Concept Is Ready to Drive January 14

Fabulous Toyota FT-1 Concept Is Ready to Drive January 14

January 13, 2014
DETROIT, Michigan (Jan. 13, 2014) –  It seems the virtual world continues to delight us with experiences not yet available in the real world.  Beginning January 14, the stunning Toyota FT-1 concept will be available as a downloadable vehicle for PlayStation®3’s Gran Turismo 6 (GT6) real driving simulator.  Race fans and the gaming community can experience FT-1 exclusively in GT6, where the FT-1 was created digitally to realistically demonstrate what a production FT-1 could achieve.... more

From Virtual to Reality?  Toyota FT-1 Concept Sets the Pace for Future Design

From Virtual to Reality? Toyota FT-1 Concept Sets the Pace for Future Design

January 13, 2014
DETROIT, Michigan (Jan. 13, 2014) - Toyota virtually blew the doors off the North American International Auto Show with the reveal of the stunning FT-1 sports car concept.  First devised by Calty Design Research in the Sony PlayStation Gran Turismo game environment, FT-1 leapt from the screen to the stage in a race-inspired press conference at COBO Hall.... more

2013 Chicago Auto Show Toyota Tundra Reveal - Bill Fay

2013 Chicago Auto Show Toyota Tundra Reveal - Bill Fay

February 07, 2013
Toyota Division Group Vice President and General Manager Bill Fay reveals the redesigned 2014 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup truck at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show.... more

Toyota Unveils 2014 Redesigned Tundra Full-Size Pickup Truck  at 2013 Chicago Auto Show

Toyota Unveils 2014 Redesigned Tundra Full-Size Pickup Truck at 2013 Chicago Auto Show

February 07, 2013
CHICAGO, Feb. 7, 2013 - - Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc., unveiled the redesigned 2014 Tundra full-size pickup truck at a press conference at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show.... more

Toyota to Livestream Panel Discussion Following World Debut of 2014 Tundra Pickup at 2013 Chicago Auto Show

January 31, 2013
TORRANCE, Calif., Jan. 31, 2013 – Toyota will stage the world debut of the redesigned 2014 Tundra full-size pickup truck at a press conference at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show.  The press conference will take place Thursday, Feb. 7, at 9:00 a.m. (CST) in the Grand Ballroom at McCormick Place.... more

2012 Los Angeles Auto Show - 2013 Toyota RAV4 Reveal

2012 Los Angeles Auto Show - 2013 Toyota RAV4 Reveal

November 28, 2012
Toyota Division Group Vice President and General Manager Bill Fay reveals the 2013 Toyota RAV4 at the Los Angeles International Auto Show, Nov. 28, 2012.... more

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